The front end of the TrailBlazer makes it look like a scaled-down Suburban or Silverado. It has 46,470 miles on it, and the only problem was the shifter lockout switch, which was fixed quickly by the dealer under warranty. We found the ride excellent, very smooth: in a word, carlike, without being too soft. This lasted for about 30 minutes. Called the Vortec 4200, the 4.
Gas mileage is good, and the headlights are excellent. Reliability indicates how models have performed in the past, providing the basis for predicting how the vehicles will hold up in the year ahead. It handles like a car, but has the ground clearance I need. Ground clearance totals 8 inches. The track the distance between the left and right tires is the widest in the class, 2.
The pillars and window lines are graceful, while big fender flares are visually bold. Model year 2004 Year of manufacture 2004 First year of ownership 2004 Most recent year of ownership 2019 Engine and transmission 4. Chevrolet says the TrailBlazer's front bucket seats are designed to accommodate heights ranging from 4 feet 10 inches to 6 feet 2 inches. It Would have sounded almost covencing until the last part of the post. Consumer Reports subscribers reported on any serious problems they had with their vehicles during the past 12 months that they considered serious because of cost, failure, safety, or downtime, in any of the trouble spots included in the table below. However, my complaints were just ignored.
A big tachometer is on the left, speedometer in center, and on the right are smaller gauges for water, battery, gas and oil. It's a great feature and is popular among women. Unfortunatley the truck was stolen from me at 6,000 miles, but we never had one problem since we purchased the truck. Reliability indicates how models have performed in the past, providing the basis for predicting how the vehicles will hold up in the year ahead. Around 6,000 miles squeaks in door and hood were repaired. A monochrome instrument panel is new for 2004.
We both find the leather seats very comfortable on long trips to the beach for vacation, and there is plenty of room for luggage and coolers. This time we are not replacing it. The hard-working TrailBlazer competes enthusiastically against the Ford Explorer and other midsize rivals in passing power, ride comfort and handling prowess. We do not tow, but the hitch works well for our bike rack. General Comments: Originally I was buying a Yukon, but the lot sold it the day before I got there, so they let me buy this for the same price as the 97 Yukon.
Rear hatch door had to have the weather stripping re-installed since it was installed incorrectly in the first place. The stacked round taillights look lumpy and googly eyed. She and I could not be happier with this vehicle. Getting in and out for me is uncomfortable. Overall, TrailBlazer looks sturdy and neat, with confident lines that express utility.
A trailer-hitch is standard on all Trailblazers. Interior Seating for five people is standard in the regular TrailBlazer. TrailBlazer is powered by a superb six-cylinder engine. These charts provide the most comprehensive reliability information available to consumers. Prices do not include manufacturer's destination and delivery charges. Very roomy for travel, and not too bad on gas when traveling for its size.
No less than eight crossmembers contribute to a claimed 260 percent increase in torsional rigidity, and there are 12 tuned body mounts made of urethane. Reliability History Reliability History The reliability charts are based on responses on hundreds of thousands of vehicles from our latest Annual Auto Survey. Unless otherwise indicated, specifications refer to test vehicle. Smooth, stable, and powerful, it works well around town, on the open highway, and in the back country. It has never given me any issues really! Sad thing is that it only has 4000 miles and will going to the dealership for the 4th time with multiple problems every visit. A North Face Edition targets outdoors enthusiasts with such extras as lower accent-colored body cladding, running lamps, a liftgate luggage rack, headlight washers, duffel bags and a blanket.