Power-operated Running Boards Sure, they might tap you in the shin if you're standing too close, but the Suburban's optional power running boards are wide enough to really help passengers who might have trouble climbing aboard. The 2500's steering gives up some precision and lock to the 1500's rack-and-pinion, though we never beat the pump maneuvering the 2500 as we did with the half-ton. Improved aerodynamics are credited to a more sleekly-angled windshield and tighter body-gap tolerances, while a bulging power-dome hood adds to visceral appeal. Maximum of 16 spark plugs per rebate, per household. Seating configurations differ by model and trim, but include variations that seat six, seven, eight, or nine. With body-on-frame construction, it's clearly a truck, though fancier in appearance than many cargo haulers. NewUsedFilter selectedNewUsedList, null ; newUsedFilter.
For rollover resistance, the Suburban earns three stars. Most of this behavior continued on the open road, where we took freeway ramps at the same speed as mainstream traffic assuming we had the horsepower. ColorFilter selectedColorList, 'exteriorColorFilter', 'exteriorColorName', 'Color', 'colors', null ; colorFilter. Active Fuel Management Technology Chevrolet is one of several automakers offering V8 engines that can automatically switch to four-cylinder operation as a fuel-saving measure, and it's a welcome feature. That increases to a whopping 137. The third-row seat is removable, and a power-release fold-and-tumble second-row seat is available. Visit for complete rebate details and redemption information.
Our Suburban has traveled the country pulling a either a 29' trailer. Valid on orders shipped in the contiguous United States. TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter. Thank you very much for great service and a nice vehicle. Max Trailer Tongue Weight 16,000 lbs. Four-wheel-drive models get a standard all-aluminum V8 rated at 310 horsepower.
Suburban 2500 models contain an iron-block 6. Very happy with everything they have done for me and made sure I was satisfied with the purchase. The overall effect is quite sophisticated for a truck of its size and duty. Ultrasonic Rear Parking Assist is available, or the optional rearview camera displays the view behind the vehicle. Rear Gross Axle Weight Rating 5,500 lbs. As before, Suburbans come with two- or four-wheel drive, and in regular 1500 or heavy-duty 2500 models.
Mail-In Rebate - Rebate amount based on part s total. When I came they showed me the vehicle and negotiate with me to get me the price I could afford. Limit two rebates per customer. SellerTypeFilter selectedSellerTypeList, null ; sellerTypeFilter. The 2008 Chevrolet Suburban is really all about size and towing capabilities. However, ride comfort is considerably more appealing; it's pleasantly absorbent and cushiony on smooth surfaces and copes reasonably well with bumps.
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Every Suburban engine is powerful and smooth, but TheCarConnection. EngineFilter selectedEngineList, null ; engineFilter. Without the trailer it performs well. On a tri-axle trailer, tongue weight is moderate-it dropped the Sub just 0. Offer excludes truck freight and oversize fees.
The car was clean and they did some extra things for me at no extra cost. Allow up to 8 weeks for delivery of rebate. Front Gross Axle Weight Rating 3,800 lbs. ConsumerGuide contradicts this; according to their review, front side airbags are in fact available on the 2008 Chevy Suburban, as well as anti-lock brakes and an anti-skid system. The 2008 Chevrolet Suburban is an extended-length version of the capable Chevrolet Tahoe. However, this source says that there are no side impact airbags, even as an option.
The Suburban has always been large as such utility vehicles go, but this one, at 18. The engine drops Active Fuel Management and gets an iron block for more twist and fewer ponies than the aluminum-block 6. The 1500-series engines get matched to a four-speed automatic transmission. For 2008, the Suburban engine lineup for the 1500 series includes three V-8s. FuelTypeFilter selectedFuelTypeList, null ; fuelTypeFilter.
The responded quickly to my email and answered all my question. Motor Trend was pleased to report that the Chevrolet Suburban 2500 they tested remained comfortable and stable when towing a 3. Since 2011 it has been my wife's primary vehicle and it will be hard to replace it with anything but a new Suburban when that day comes. Go to for complete details. With the trailer its performance is not as good. StabiliTrak stability control, anti-lock brakes, traction control, and curtain airbags for all rows are standard.