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2004 Chevy Colorado Bolt Pattern
The 2004 Chevy Colorado bolt pattern is 6x5.5 or “6 on 5.5,” meaning that each wheel has six lugs that sit in a circle measuring 5.5 inches across.
2016 Chevrolet Cruze Life Expectancy
With proper care and light usage, a 2016 Chevrolet Cruze can last 10 years or more. But if it’s been driven frequently or missed oil changes, beware.
Melanie Krieps Mergen
All About the Chevy First-Time Buyer Program
Chevrolet’s first-time buyer program, available at participating dealerships, can help new buyers save on their first vehicle purchase.
Melanie Krieps Mergen
2009 Chevrolet Impala Life Expectancy
As long as it’s well-kept and has light usage, a 2009 Chevy Impala should last somewhere between 150,000 and 200,000 miles.
2007 Chevrolet Equinox Life Expectancy
The 2007 Chevrolet Equinox could last for about 200,000 miles or more with proper care and maintenance.
Is the Chevy Silverado Z71 Package Worth It?
The Chevy Silverado Z71 Package gives your pickup serious off-roading grit. But are you better off with a different configuration or trim?
Is There a V6 Chevrolet Aveo LT?
The Chevrolet Aveo LT has never offered a V6 engine. All model years LT an inline-four engine, except the 2007 model’s 5-cylinder engine.
2004 Chevy Trailblazer Life Expectancy
With proper care and light usage, a 2004 Chevy Trailblazer can last twenty years or more. But it is notorious for having rust issues, so you need to keep an eye out for that.
2006 Chevy Equinox Life Expectancy
You’ll get between 150,000 to 200,000 miles out of a 2006 Chevy Equinox with proper maintenance and light use.
2008 Chevy Impala Life Expectancy
A 2008 Chevy Impala can generally last up to 200,000 miles. But that life expectancy depends on proper care and maintenance.
2008 Chevy Silverado Bolt Pattern
Your 2008 Chevy Silverado bolt pattern is 6x5.5 or “6 on 5.5,” meaning each wheel has six lugs arranged in a circle with a diameter of 5.5 inches.
2011 Chevrolet Impala Life Expectancy
With proper care and light usage, a 2011 Chevrolet Impala can last 12 to 13 years or more. But beware if you drive frequently or regularly miss oil changes.
2001 Chevrolet 2500 Bolt Pattern
The bolt pattern for a 2001 Chevrolet 2500 is 8x6.5. Click here for more!
2006 Trailblazer Bolt Pattern
Your 2006 Trailblazer bolt pattern is 6x5. That means each wheel has six lugs that sit in a circle measuring five inches across. Here’s the full breakdown.
Is the Chevrolet Trail Boss Package Worth It?
The Chevrolet Trail Boss Package offers the best features to handle any terrain—but it’s pricey.
What Does the Chevy Traction Control Light Mean?
If your Chevy’s traction control light turns on, it either means that the system is working as it should, or you’ve got a serious problem on your hands.
Everything You Need to Know About Chevy Telematics
Chevrolet uses GM’s telematics program, OnStar Vehicle Insights, to monitor fleet vehicles and driving habits. Keep reading for more about this useful system.
Chevrolet Trax LS V6
The Chevrolet Trax LS has never offered a V6 engine, and you’ll be hard-pressed to find an affordable compact SUV that does. Learn more here.
Chevrolet Payments: What You Need to Know
You can make a payment on your financed Chevy vehicle by mail, phone, or online using most payment methods. You can also set up automatic payments.
Is Chevrolet Gap Insurance Worth It?
Gap insurance can be a good investment for your new leased or financed vehicle—but is Chevrolet’s brand of GAP coverage the right choice? Learn more here.
Kathryn Mae Kurlychek
What Is the Best Chevrolet Car?
The Corvette is the best Chevrolet, but it’s not the only Chevrolet worth your time. Let’s take a look at the stars (and the duds) of the 2023 Chevy lineup.
2022 Chevrolet Suburban Specs
Read through all the 2022 Chevrolet Suburban specs, including its dimensions, transmission, trim options, and more.
What Does the 2014 Chevy Cruze Traction Control Light Mean?
The 2014 Chevy Cruze traction control light could be a sign that the system is working correctly, but it could also indicate a serious malfunction.
What Does the Chevy Cruze Service Traction Control and Check Engine Light Mean?
When the traction control and check engine lights turn on in your Chevy Cruze, it’s likely that there’s a problem with one or more of the vehicle’s sensors.
2015 Chevrolet Impala Bolt Pattern
This is your one-stop shop for 2015 Chevrolet Impala bolt pattern info—from stud size and offset to the tools you’ll need to measure it for yourself.
What Does the Chevy Cruze Traction Control Light Mean?
The traction control light in a Chevy Cruze turns on whenever the system is working properly–but if it stays on, there could be a deeper issue at play.
Kathryn Mae Kurlychek
What Is the Cheapest Chevrolet?
The Chevrolet Trailblazer is now the cheapest Chevrolet, following the discontinuation of the Spark in 2021. Here’s what you need to know.
What the Airbag Light On a Chevrolet Silverado Means
If your Chevy Silverado’s airbag light is on, there’s likely an issue with your airbag system. Get your truck checked out ASAP.
What Does the Chevrolet Traverse Traction Control Light Mean?
The Chevrolet traction control light can mean that your Traverse is handling normally, but it could signal a mechanical problem. Keep reading to learn more.
What Does the Chevrolet Malibu Traction Control Light and Check Engine Light Mean?
The Chevy Malibu has several warning lights that indicate loss of stability or traction. Keep reading to learn more about the traction control light and more.
All Questions on Chevrolet
What's the Chevy Traverse’s towing capacity?
I have one kid in college, one in high school, and a couple of younger ones in middle and elementary school. We live for our family road trips, and we need a vehicle that’s built to tow our boat whenever we head to the lake. What is the Chevy Traverse’s towing limit like?
"What kind of car loan is best for a classic truck like a C-10 Chevy? "
"I have always loved the C-10 Chevy trucks of the 1970s. However, they’ve gone way up in value lately and I would have to get a car loan to buy one. Another issue is finding one worth buying and getting the loan in a timely manner. How is this usually handled, and what is the best way to go about financing a classic truck? "
What is a 2015 Chevrolet Silverado's oil capacity?
I need to change the oil in my 2015 Chevy Silverado. I plan to do the oil change myself. What is a 2015 Chevrolet Silverado's oil capacity?
Does the 2018 Chevy Cruze Have Cruise Control?
I just bought a used 2018 Chevy Cruze from a friend, and I can’t seem to figure out how to turn on the cruise control. I’m not sure if I’m just not seeing the right button, or if it simply isn’t there. Does the 2018 Chevy Cruze even have cruise control?
Does Chevrolet have an electric car?
Chevrolet has been around for ages. So many car brands are converting to electric now though, so does Chevrolet have an electric car?
Is it bad to buy a Chevy truck with 200k miles?
I’m shopping for a used truck and the one I want has a lot of mileage. Is 200,000 miles too much to be worth my time and money?
How easy is it to maintain a classic car?
What type of insurance do I need for a 1969 Chevy Camaro? Does it cost more to maintain a classic car?
Which Corvette models have butterfly doors?
I love the look of butterfly doors and I would love to have them on my car, but I want to get a Corvette and I’m not sure if they offer that style. Do any Corvette models have butterfly doors?
Where can I buy 1967 Chevelle front coilovers?
I have a 1967 Chevelle that I’ve mostly restored, but I need front coilovers for it. I’m kind of a purist so I really want all the parts to be original, but finding them has been a struggle. Where can I find front coilovers for my 1967 Chevy Chevelle?
How do you remove dust from a car exterior?
My Corvette has been sitting in my garage all winter and has gotten seriously dusty! What’s the best way to remove dust from the exterior?
What is a Tahoe’s towing capacity?
My cousins and I head out to the lake each summer, so I’m looking for an SUV that can tow my speed boat. It weighs about 7,000 pounds (maybe a little over 7,000 when it’s all loaded up). I’m loving the Chevy Tahoe—it checks all the boxes. Still, I don’t know if it will haul my boat. What’s the towing capacity of a Tahoe?
Are Corvettes muscle cars?
I’ve always wanted a muscle car and I’ve had my eyes on a Chevy Corvette. But after talking to a gearhead friend of mine, he told me that a Corvette isn’t a muscle car. Is this true? Is a Corvette a muscle car?
What Do I Do If The Key For My Chevy Cruze Is Stuck In The Ignition?
Please help! I’ve been sitting in my driveway for an hour! I don’t understand what’s going on! I can get my car key out of the ignition for my Chevy Cruze. I haven’t had any car trouble or anything. Everything seemed normal. But when I went to remove my key, it was just stuck. What should I do if my Chevy Cruze key is stuck in the ignition?
How many seats does a Chevy Suburban have?
I have three kids and am looking for the best vehicle to haul them, their stuff, and a couple of friends on our first trip to the beach. I was thinking about renting something big enough that we could all be comfortable on a long road trip. How many seats does a Chevy Suburban have? With the seats full, is there still room for cargo?
How long does it take the C8 Corvette to go from 0 to 60?
Can a C8 Corvette go 0-60 fast? I’m thinking about buying one but I want to know more about the specs first to make sure it’s the right car for me.
What is the 2014 Chevrolet Camaro’s 0-60 time?
I’m in the process of buying a new 2014 Chevy Camaro, and I’m so excited to take this beast out on the road. I wanted to know before I finalize the sale how quickly the Camaro can get to 0 to 60?
Is a Camaro a good first car?
I’ve been trying to convince my parents that a Camero is a good idea for my first car, but they’re against it. Are Camaros good first cars? If so, how can I convince my parents?
Can I get a car loan for a Chevy if I don't have a job?
I want to buy a new Chevy Trax because it's one of the more affordable cars out there. But can I get a loan if I don't have a job?
Where can I buy 1969 Chevelle bucket seats?
My current restoration project is a 1969 Chevy Chevelle, and I want to upgrade it to have bucket seats. I find a lot of the original Chevelle bench seats, but not so many of the bucket seats. Where can I find 1969 Chevelle bucket seats?
How can I lower my insurance on a 2006 Chevy Malibu?
"I want to lower my insurance costs. The vehicle is paid off. I also have a clean driving record."
What Size Wiper Blades Do I Need for a Chevy Cruze?
I think my windshield wiper blades need to be replaced. They’re all torn up and they don’t actually work anymore. I haven’t replaced them before, and I’m not sure which size to buy. What size wiper blades do I need for a Chevy Cruze?
Should I buy car insurance for my Chevy Impala online or through an agent?
"When purchasing a new car insurance policy, should I call the company directly, or is it better to shop online?"
Where can I buy a 1970 Camaro front clip?
I’m restoring a 1970 Camaro, and there are several front-end parts I need. I think the easiest way to find them would be to buy a 1970 Camaro front clip, but I’m not sure where to find one. Do you know where to buy a 1970 Camaro front clip?
Can I trade in my Chevy Trailblazer if I still have a loan on it?
I want to trade in my old Chevy Trailblazer for a new one. Can I do this if I still have a loan?
How long do CV joints last?
I recently bought a used Chevy. It had 40,000 miles on it when I purchased it and I’ve driven it 20,000 more miles. Now, my auto guy is telling me I need to have the CV joints replaced—but isn’t 60,000 miles too early for a major repair? How long should CV joints last?
How to reset the transmission control module in a Chevy?
My Chevy Tahoe is having some rough shifts. A buddy suggested I reset the TCM. I’m not a car guy. I had to Google what a TCM is! So how do I reset the transmission control module in a Chevy?
What’s the size of a Chevy Colorado truck bed?
I’ve decided to buy a new pickup truck and am comparing various makes, models, and bed sizes. Can you help? What’s the size of a Chevy Colorado truck bed?
What is Chevy Malibu gas mileage like?
I got a new job and will have to drive a lot for work. I need a car with good gas mileage. What kind of gas mileage does a Chevy Malibu get?
How can I get a junk car towed?
My dad has had an old Chevy sitting in the driveway for a few years. The thing is totally rusted junk and we think it’s time to get rid of it. How do you get a junk car towed away?
How much does it cost to get a Chevy Cruze towed from a ditch?
I overshot the pavement and now my car's stuck. How much will it cost to get it moved?
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