Under the Hood The sole engine in the light-duty Suburban 1500 is a 295-horsepower, 5. Quadrasteer four-wheel steering is no longer available on 2006 models. There's room for nine if you stick with bench seats; ordering the optional captain's chairs drops capacity to seven passengers. I've been getting 16-17 mpg in horrible traffic conditions. Standard on all half-ton models is the StabiliTrak stability control system. General Motors' StabiliTrak electronic stability system is offered on half-ton Suburbans equipped with the 5. Optional seating arrangements include twin bucket seats for the front and middle rows.
With the middle and rear seats removed, cargo volume expands to 131. Modern advancements like a stability control system make the Suburban safer than ever before. A rear liftgate with flip-up glass is now standard on all models, and side-sill assist steps were redesigned for 2005. I admit it's not as luxurious as a Denali or Navigator, but I couldn't pass it up. BodyTypeFilter selectedBodyTypeGroupIdList, bodyTypeGroupIdToNameMap, null ; bodyTypeFilter. Steering has a rather light feel, and the Suburban stays neatly on course.
Powertrains and Performance All 1500 Chevy Suburban models feature a 5. DealRatingFilter selectedRatingList, null ; ratingFilter. TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter. I bought this in 2014, 3rd owner, with only 74000 miles on it. TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager.
I'm sold on the suburban! Show full review Vehicle Overview Even though it's not the largest sport utility vehicle on the U. A larger power camper mirror is available on 2500 models. Additionally, a tire-pressure-monitoring system is now standard on all Suburbans, and catalytic converters on 1500 models have been relocated. Also note that Quadrasteer is no longer available. A rear liftgate with flip-up glass is now standard on all models, and side-sill assist steps were redesigned for 2005. All engines team with a four-speed-automatic transmission.
If you're afraid of the size, don't be. What's New for 2006 Only minor changes occur to the 2006 Chevrolet Suburban. Offer excludes truck freight and oversize fees. My Tundra got 18mpg 70! Equipped with four side doors, it rides a 130-inch wheelbase and measures 219. Valid on orders shipped in the contiguous United States. Also note that Quadrasteer is no longer available. This is however a very large vehicle, therefore cannot fit into tight spaces.
Typical other repairs, wheel hubs, brakes, all in all not too bad, after the transmission went. Interior With its standard trio of three-place bench seats, the Suburban can accommodate as many as nine people. Go to for complete details. Interior Design and Special Features All Suburban interiors are spacious with solid ergonomics and plenty of creature comforts. A four-speed automatic is standard on all Suburbans. Interior With its standard trio of three-place bench seats, the.
EngineFilter selectedEngineList, null ; engineFilter. I use only synthetic oil, and engine runs quiet. Safety Standard dual-stage front airbags deploy based on crash severity, and a passenger seat safety system can sense the presence of a child riding up front and disable the airbag to prevent injury. I have owned three nissans and one volov and the quality of the suburban is well below the others. NewUsedFilter selectedNewUsedList, null ; newUsedFilter. Quadrasteer four-wheel steering is no longer available on 2006 models. There's a little more plastic than we would like in the cabin, and build quality could be better, but overall it's still a pleasant environment for a family vehicle.
The ride of the heavy-duty 2500 models is a little less forgiving for rear-seat passengers, but they're still comfortable enough to be daily drivers. Additionally, a tire-pressure-monitoring system is now standard on all Suburbans, and catalytic converters on 1500 models have been relocated. Offer available to customers with mailing addresses in the U. Got a rebuilt one, but then the radiator cooler exploded, and down went the tranny again. Space behind the third row totals 45. Have only had to replace the transmission at 160k and the is running strong at 210k. Cannot be combined with any other offer.
Allow 8-10 weeks for processing. The original was merely a standard panel van with a few extra seats and windows, but its reputation as a sturdy people mover made it a popular vehicle. The trucklike drone is minor. Stability control has also been added to 1500-series models. Suburbans come in half-ton 1500 and three-quarter-ton 2500 capacity ratings. Stability control has also been added to 1500-series models. Sudden moves aren't a good idea, and around-town maneuverability has its limitations.