• (4.4) 33 reviews
  • MSRP: $3,511$15,103
  • Body Style: Truck
  • Combined MPG: 15-18
  • Engine: 195-hp, 4.3-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Towing Capacity: 8,100 lbs.
2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Our Take on the 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Last year’s freshening caused the full-size Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck to display more of a family resemblance to the company’s Avalanche and TrailBlazer sport utility vehicles. Two models join the lineup for 2004: a 1500 Crew Cab, which replaces the prior 1500HD series, and a 2... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Ride comfort
  • Fuel economy

Notable Features

  • Half-ton, three-quarter-ton and one-ton capacities
  • Heavy-duty versions available
  • 2WD or 4WD
  • V-6, V-8 or diesel V-8 engine
  • Optional Quadrasteer four-wheel steering

2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Reviews

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Chevrolet's high-performance Super Sport moniker is applied to a pickup truck with the Silverado SS. Powered by a 345-horse version of the Vortec V-8, Silverado joins a cadre of Chevy SS editions dating back to 1961, including Impala, Chevelle, Nova and Camaro. New for 2003, Silverado SS is the first of several upcoming SS models, including Impala SS for 2004 and an all-new Chevelle SS... Read full review for the 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

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2003 silverado 1500

by john from rochester, mn on July 2, 2011

just hit 220,000 miles, and all i have done to this truck since i bought it new is replace tires, intake gaskets at 125,000 (easy job on the 5.3), fuel pump at 200,000, also changed the spark plugs wh... Read Full Review

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2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Safety Ratings

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There are currently 15 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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