Below are 5 common vehicles which have a Duramax diesel engine in them. It absolutely has no power left. Great ride and great sound with Bose sound system I can pull a 5th wheel and forget it's back there. We have a horse ranch and haul 12,000 to 15,000 trailers. Now I'm not going to tell you that I don't know the 5th wheel is back there, but this truck is a joy to drive while pulling.
Hauling horses I routinely discuss trucks with other guys at horse events. These engines carried over for the 2007 Classic. Excalibur running boards help the short legged ingress and look good too. × Estimated monthly payments based on 3. It rides rough, burns a lot of gas, but is extremely reliable. It was known as the Sierra 3500 Classic for 1999 and 2000. I almost went for the Ford again because of this.
Neither Ford nor Dodge can touch it. Cost of ownership: Great on fuel 26 mpgs and general maintenance have been my only costs, but again have heard injectors can be pricey. Gmc 2500hd Slt Extended Cab — I love this vehicle with exception of gas mileage. Actual purchase terms may vary. I guess that is good considering it is a 8. Without pulling, I get between 21 and 25 miles per Gallon.
Powers there and if she were an automatic definite trouble maker. As a near-identical twin to the Chevy Silverado, the Sierra 3500 was a sturdy workhorse thanks to upgrades over the regular 1500 model such as a more rugged frame, a stiffened suspension, more powerful engine choices and the availability of dual rear wheels. I had an '01 F350 which was a great truck, but had some reliabilty problems and the brakes were not up to the task. There is also a smaller 2. It was a reasonably comfortable truck for everyday use, but don't expect the plush ride of its light-duty siblings. Rather than the 910 pound-foot of torque found with the 6.
Tax, tags, title, administration fees, and license fees are not included in price or payment. Duramax diesel engines are made to enhance fuel efficiency so that you get the most miles per gallon out of your truck that is possible. Updates were made to exterior styling and the interior for 2003, with further exterior tweaks for 2005. It is made to work. Subject to approved buyer credit.
It was introduced in 2001 and has gone through many updates. The cabin noise level is lower than most of the cars that I have owned in the last 15 years. Tow mileage is terrible and the truck is at its maximum performance on the interstate at 70mph. However, both give users great gas mileage as we as the power you would expect from a diesel engine. Everyone loves to go for a ride in it. Pulls well, quiet ride except the magnaflow pipe is loud , drives dodgey with 265 tires. It is also eztremely quite, but due to the towing capacity a little hard riding.
Primary Use: Utility towing boats, transporting cargo, etc. . Primary Use: Utility towing boats, transporting cargo, etc. It's quite and rides and handles a lot better then my old Ford. Edmunds© is a trademark of Edmunds. I would give this truck 4 out of 5 stars. Information about that truck can be found here.
Note: Obviously, the actual fuel economy achieved is based on many factors speed, driving style, weight, towing, etc. Not happy with the reflex spray box liner but am happy with the hide a way 5th wheel ball. Have pulled 20' stock trailer full of cows with little fuss. The Amount Of Them Out There, You Can't Be Wrong! I am getting around 12mpg at freeway speeds with this load. Strengths of these trucks include strong, durable powertrains, while weaknesses center on sketchy build quality and materials within the cabin. The company currently has a joint venture with the Japanese motor company called Isuzu. Great Truck — lots of power to tow my 33ft trailer.
I have a 37' 5th wheel, which when loaded is right at 16300 lbs and it pulls it great. I tow 10 to 13K pound loads on a daily basis. Six 6 miles per gallon is the average for this 6. Also pulled 15000 pounds of lumber capably. Any of the three available engines will provide swift acceleration for a full-size 1-ton truck, that is and ample towing power, but the diesel V8 is probably the best choice for those who tow heavy loads -- especially the more powerful 2006 Duramax. This 1-ton Sierra was powered by a series of V8 engines including a diesel option , with enhancements made in 1994.
She'll be paid for in a couple of months, and I plan to keep her for a long time. If you come across this option, be sure to take it. Will burn that off in 450 km with occasional towing. There were two optional engines: an 8. User Reviews: Showing 1 through 10 of 32. Fuel mileage non towing is not bad for a ton dually at 13 mpg. Stepping up to 265 tires from 245's took some power away but looks good with eagle alloys.