The fuel-economy question, of course; we averaged 10 mpg. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. You will be lugging up the hills in 2nd gear driving at 35mph. All-in-all, this might seem doable. For important tire and wheel information, go to or see your dealer. Most reviewers found the 5.
Services are subject to user terms and limitations. I've got lots of opinions from the travel trailer salesmen, which I don't trust. We are looking to buy a travel trailer and before we buy I want to make sure we target a trailer that is light enough. Acceleration is vigorous from a standstill, if less so to pass or merge. This doesn't mean the 4L60e will expire on the first load, it just means it will fail a lot faster with consistent towing.
All fees and programming subject to change. Four-wheel drive adds an extra cost to the base price. Body lean is pronounced, especially at speed, and backing off the gas when the pavement veers sharply either way is as wise as stepping on the pedal when approaching a steep incline. Don't forget you'll need to have the engine control module tuned for the specific setup as well. A better understanding of these common trailering terms and your trucks capabilities can help you get the most out of your truck. Head-curtain side airbags for all three seating rows are offered at extra cost - at a time when many vehicles include them as standard equipment.
It's not easy to swap aftermarket. If you're pulling less than 8k, I wouldn't worry about it, my 01 suburban has pulled 10K just fine. Can the group help me figure out which one to believe owners' manual or Chevy dealership? The system works by switching automatically from eight to four cylinders when full power is not needed, and improves fuel economy by about 10 percent. Ball Hitch Fifth Wheel Vortec 5. The 6-liter makes 366 horsepower with 380 pound-feet of torque. The Fair Purchase Price, which represents what consumers are actually paying, is certain to be somewhat lower.
Most reviewers note the improvement in braking from earlier Suburbans. It began in 1935 as the Suburban-Carryall, a pickup-based wagon whose all-steel body upstaged its woody rivals, and it has gone on to become the perennial big kahuna of utility vehicles. This can be overcome by putting a larger engine 6. Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution. It's an important safety consideration, especially when towing. With four-wheel drive and the 6.
Then I called the dealership to see what they would say and the service writer told me 7700 lbs. This firm foundation, plus a new coil-spring front suspension and new rack-and-pinion steering, yields distinctly more decisive responses. To check for phone or other device compatibility, visit for details. I'm not sure which one to believe, and I'm hoping the 7700 is right. Avoid asking multiple distinct questions at once. I have the build sheet and know that it does not have the K5L Tow package. Handling and Braking The 2007 Chevrolet Suburban draws nearly universal praise for its improved steering and handling capabilities.
All fees and programming subject to change. Four-wheel-drive models get a standard all-aluminum V8 rated at 310 horsepower. Most reviewers seemed impressed, especially given that the system doesn't sacrifice power. All engines except those in the 2500s operate with Active Fuel Management technology, and two of the 5. The owners manual shows the gross combined vehicle weight as 12,000 lbs. I didn't see payload and not sure how that helps me figure out if trailer weight is 6200 or 7700 lbs.
Requires the Android Auto app on Google Play and an Android compatible smartphone running Android 5. Most reviewers praise the Suburban's towing capabilities and said its towing capacity might be reason enough to buy the truck. If the vehicle is going to be pulling any hills, the 5. Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution. Requires compatible iPhone and data plan rates apply. A wider track and a lowered center of gravity contribute to enhanced on-road stability, while a revised suspension provides a compliant ride and more-precise handling qualities. If you have the 3.
There are essentially two V-8s—a pair of 5. Ultrasonic Rear Parking Assist is available, or the optional rearview camera displays the view behind the vehicle. If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the , please. Requires the Android Auto app on Google Play and an Android compatible smartphone running Android 5. You will be charged at then-current rates. Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution.