. I had put on it 3 years ago. My test truck had one of the midlevel engines — an all-aluminum 5. Manufacturer Info Sources: 800-462-8782 -. Backing up a full-size truck can be challenging in tight quarters, but technology like rear parking sensors, which are optional for the Sierra, make the process a little less nerve-racking. It's a tough vehicle inside and out.
Some drivers report peculiar ergonomic details as the steering wheel is slightly offset from the seat centerline which is not uncommon. Stacked tail lamps are on either side of the tailgate. The Silverado is far and away the more popular of the two models, but truck buyers shouldn't overlook the Sierra just because there aren't as many of them. In my manual it says that for a 5. The highest tow rating for a Sierra is 10,700 pounds on extended cab not long bed or crew cab model; top regular cab rating is 9200 pounds. Sierra Denali comes with all-wheel drive. The extended cab can be equipped with seating for five or six.
The Sierra is built on a stiff platform for a smooth ride and sharp handling. The bolt pattern and lug size match. The top Denali trim also gets new heated and cooled perforated leather seats for 2009. . It's as simple as lifting up on the front of the seat cushion until it's perpendicular with the floor. My manual talks about configuration crew cab, 4x4, etc not option codes to find towing capacity.
Suspension tuning plays a big role in ride quality, and the Sierra I tested featured a Z71 Off-Road suspension package as well as an All Terrain option package, which is new for 2008. I prefer the Sierra's chiseled front end mainly because it looks manlier — always a good thing where trucks are concerned — and more assertive see a with the 2007 model. According to the codes in the glovebox nothing matches up with the chart in the manual. Top trim levels get some distinguishing features. Check the sitcker on your trucks hitch. The Z85 is slightly stiffer and for those who often tow moderate trailers, a good choice for towing.
Interior Features As mentioned, two types of interiors are available. Look in the glove compartment for the Service Parts Identification label and look for Z71 on the label. Safety Four-wheel antilock brakes and an electronic stability system are standard. Also is it possible to put the tires on the 16' to my original 15' rim and they would fit or no? I suggest that you confirm your Sierra 1500 edition firstly and then use website wheel search funcitons to confirm. Was hoping someone could help point my in the right direction or if you have run into something like this before. I was looking ffor junkyard axels and saw that many z71 silverados had an open differential. Unless otherwise indicated, specifications refer to test vehicle.
I cannot for the life of me find out what my towing capacity is on the truck. The Denali gets its own chromed grilles, both the upper section and the air vent below the front bumper, and the bumpers are painted to match. For 2009, a new six-speed automatic transmission that improves gas mileage is available. I owned a 98 gmc Jimmy previous to my sierra and gas wasn't bad but it wasn't good either but the Sierra is light years ahead in fuel economy with a lot more power. Note these figures typically apply to a truck with just a driver on board, and vary substantially based on a variety of equipment and options. Reasonably precise steering response gives the driver much appreciated confidence when driving at highway speeds. Ours was fitted with StabiliTrak, side-curtain airbags, a locking rear differential, and a convenience package that includes adjustable pedals, remote vehicle starting system and rear park assist.
Key features of the Denali trim for 2009 include heated and cooled perforated leather seats. Suspension, f: independent, coil springs Suspension, r: solid axle, leaf springs Ground clearance: 9. The traditional layout, called pure pickup, has a driver-oriented dash layout with larger switchgear and door handles designed for work gloves. Hi, My name is Glenn. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Nothing prevented those options form being ordered along with the Z71 off road suspension pkg.
Pulling down on the seat cushion makes the backseat usable again. Will the 22x9 rims not fit on Sierra models older than 2014? The V-8 drives a four-speed automatic. To see what else is new for 2009, click , or check out a of the two model years. In fact, we think the Z71 is the best suspension setup for comfort on the widest range of surfaces. Most will opt for the all-aluminum 5.