Finally, the four-wheel-drive regular-cab version with long box could haul 5,800 pounds with its 3. StabiliTrak stability control is standard on all 1500 models. The rear-wheel-drive regular-cab truck with the long box had the same rear axle as the short-box model but could tow 200 pounds less. When outfitted with the 5. The 4l60e has a reputation for being weak and that should be a large concern for you. ! The hitch manufacturer will include a rating on the hitch. Outfitted with the optional Enhanced Trailering package, the two-wheel-drive truck could tow up to 10,300 pounds, and the four-wheel-drive model could manage an impressive 10,500 pounds.
No optional cooling equipment available. Trailer weight ratings are calculated assuming properly equipped vehicle, plus driver and one passenger. The Sierra 1500 Hybrid is also available only with the Crew cab and short bed. Front bucket seats are also available. Acceleration with the V6 engine is average, but a jump up to any of the V8s produces noticeable power the 6. A 4cyl s10 can pull it on level ground, but that doesn't mean you should!!!. Some of those enclosed trailers are pretty damn heavy.
All configurations are available in two- or four-wheel drive. I knew it was close though with the max trailering and 5. Power-operated rear-side windows lower completely into the access doors. Equipped with the base V-6, the regular cab could be had with either a 3. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.
If you were just moving it on level ground going 5-10 miles no hills you would be ok but going on a trip isn't a good idea. The weight of passengers, cargo and option or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow. The standard base cooling system includes all content required to attain maximum trailer rating. Equipped with the optional Enhanced Trailering package, the rear-wheel-drive truck could haul up to 10,200 pounds. It has also hauled my Dodge 2500 Diesel to the shop when its engine started to knock didn't break a sweat.
We advise that you check the Kelley Blue Book Fair Purchase Price to see the typical price consumers are paying now. Been a while since I looked at the numbers. My manual talks about configuration crew cab, 4x4, etc not option codes to find towing capacity. The enhanced four-wheel-drive model could tow an impressive maximum of 10,500 pounds, thanks largely to its 4. Check the sitcker on your trucks hitch. There liability for safety is at hand. There are five engines and five suspensions in the lineup.
Traced wires under steering column fuse good but no power going to it, wires go under t. It pulled it but it was about all I would care to pull with that truck and I would not want to pull it far. Where available, the Trailering Equipment Package provides a trailer hitch platform and a seven-pin sealed connector at the rear bumper. That six-speed was optional that year for the 5. The salesman said it would tow 9500 I think, I've pulled my 9600lb boat and trailer out of the water and around the yard with no problems! There are two beefier V8 options — a 6. The weight of other optional equipment, passengers and cargo will reduce the trailer weight your vehicle can tow.
If you can't find the rating. The Bad The 2010 Sierra 1500's turning radius can be tiresome, its base interior is dangerously close to dull, and it offers only adequate storage in the cabin. While we expect the 4. He says that there will always be a need… It's not every year you have two major competitors in one of the biggest volume segments come out with a brand-new truck, but it happened this year: F-150 versus Ram. Opt Opt Axle Ratio, 3. Instead, he saw a 2014 model year Sierra that allegedly was rated at an 8,800-pound tow rating, and purchased that vehicle instead.
I bought a 2015 with the 3. For 1500 Series models, trailer tongue weight should be up to 1,200 lbs. The 4L60 was the standard offering on all models. If you want greater towing capacity, you can add a weight distribution system to the hitch and… The 87 model S10's came in a variety of configurations. .
I tow a boat in the summer pushing 7,500lbs. Finally, the extended-cab version with the long box could haul up to 7,500 pounds in rear-wheel-drive form with the 3. Can the truck physically do it? Don't just install a cooler. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow. No optional cooling equipment available. The brakes are reliable even with a fully loaded bed. I would say anyone planning to tow over 75% of tow rating very often should probaly upgrade to a 2500 for safety and longetivit of the truck.
The Sierra offers roof-mounted side curtain airbags as standard equipment on all trim levels. The Sierra 1500 continues to be a potent, versatile, well-equipped, and handsome full-size truck with an excellent array of trim variations. New-truck buyers get a one-year subscription to the Safe and Sound Plan, after which owners can subscribe annually. Testers much prefer the six-speed transmission over the older four-speed. However, that's far different from daily heavy towing. I cannot for the life of me find out what my towing capacity is on the truck.