GMC Canyon

2004 GMC Canyon

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  • (4.8) 4 reviews
  • MSRP: $5,474$10,986
  • Body Style: Truck
  • Combined MPG: 19-24
  • Engine: 175-hp, 2.8-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Towing Capacity: 1,700 lbs.
2004 GMC Canyon

Our Take on the 2004 GMC Canyon

Known for its “professional grade” trucks, GMC is introducing a new pickup for the 2004 model year. Brand-new and designed from the ground up, the Canyon will be similar to Chevrolet’s new Colorado pickup. Both are larger than the previous compact models they replace — the... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Ride comfort in city
  • Rear-seat passenger space
  • Resale value of regular cab

Notable Features

  • 175- or 220-hp engine
  • Three cab configurations
  • Two suspension choices
  • Optional side-curtain airbags
  • Available high-stance offroad model

2004 GMC Canyon Reviews Expert Reviews

Automakers neglected their small pickups for much of the past decade, concentrating on more profitable fullsize trucks and SUVs. But during the 2004-05 model years, four of the five companies that build compact trucks released fully redesigned models. General Motors got the jump on the field last year with the introduction of the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon. But during the fall of 2004, D... Read full review for the 2004 GMC Canyon

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Consumer Reviews


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Great POWER and GREAT gas mileage

by mycanyon from Hammond, LA on August 11, 2006

I have really enjoyed this vehicle. It does everything someone would need a light/medium truck for, and even has the power of a V-6, but with the gas mileage of a 4cyl. I have averaged anywhere from... Read Full Review

34 Trim Levels Available

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2004 GMC Canyon Safety Ratings

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There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

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

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