GM's full-sized Sierra and similar Chevrolet Silverado improved markedly last year. Compared with the last generation, engines are smaller but more powerful and economical. The ride is more comfortable, and the design of the interior is more refined. In extended-cab models, the rear seating has improved dramatically. A fourth door is available for 2000.
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Overall Owner Satisfaction

Consumer Reports’ Annual Owner Satisfaction Survey can improve the chances of finding a compatible car match. How? Our survey data reveals whether, all things considered, owners would buy the same car again. The answer to that question is what determines our owner-satisfaction rating, which is a powerful piece of intel because it predicts how well a particular model will satisfy other owners.

Overall Owner Satisfaction

Owner Satisfaction with:

Driving Experience

Includes acceleration and handling

What Owners Say

"a workhorse of outstanding strength and performance."

Anonymous, AR (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"When I purchased this truck, it was used, and need a lot of little things fixed ,which I did. I have driven about 6000 miles in 6 years, some 2000 miles long distance, the balance local. I purchased this as a work truck, and it has serviced me well."

Anonymous, IN (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"has a V-8 Engine and accellerates well. Handling is satisfactory and braking is good."

James M., TX (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"good engine"

Anonymous, TN (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"Still hanging in there after approx. 200K miles and engine is sound with good fuel economy for the class"

Donald F., ME (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)


Clifford D., NM (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"Engine an drive chain are still running fine."

Anonymous, UT (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)


Includes seats, climate control, noise, and ride

What Owners Say


Anonymous, IL (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"Truck is comfortable even on a trip. Drivers leather seat starting to wear through."

William B., FL (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"Lumbar support is great, comfortable for a long drive. Steering wheel well-positioned for comfortable driving. Even mild all-season tires run a little noisy."

Patrick H., BC (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"This is a good solid truck for a used truck, It is the best truck I have ever owned.The only thing that has failed is the radio, not bad for 16 years."

Anonymous, IN (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"The drivers seat slides forward and backward 3 - 4 inches with stops and start. This problem arose after 10 years. The truck is 18 years old."

Anonymous, FL (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"Seats are comfortable, ride is good. cab has some wind noise."

William B., FL (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)


Did you get what you wanted relative to the price you paid?

What Owners Say

"Has been very dependable. Rides like a sedan. Handles well."

Lewis H., CA (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"Very comfortable and roomy. I have been able to utilize this truck on many occasions where a car would not have been able to handle the work."

R C., NC (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"This truck has been trouble free. Have over 265k miles. Very little maintenance items. Brakes lasted Over 200k. What a truck."

WILLIAM S., CA (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)


Anonymous, TX (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"good resale value as well as a great truck"

DERRICK P., AL (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"very few problems other than normal maintanence"

HAROLD S., FL (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"140000 miles and this truck has NEVER failed to start. Except when it needed new batteries. In 15 years I've had to replace only a wheel bearing (Hub) and have it alligned."

BRIAN A., CA (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"lasted well for the amount of driving I do"

BARBARA U., MB (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"1999 GMC 1500 have had since 2000 with 78 miles. enjoyed cassest,am fm,and cd player,it has 3 doors.we got a lot of use out of our 4x4 with a 450 has hauled a lot of dirt,furniture and people.if I had a chance to do it again I would we loved driving to the beach and driving on the beach.with automatic 4 wheel drive,never had a problem with that."

Russell B., OR (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"I paid $27000 for a$36000 Pickup.."

James M., TX (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"Best buy I ever made in a vehicle. Repairs are absolutely negligible in over 150K miles. Tires have gone about 51K per set, rear brakes were done @ 92K, fronts at 120k. Alignment was only necessary once. I arbitrarily decided to get new shocks at 120K. Recently had A/C recharged and it took only 1 pound extra. Spark plugs went the planned 100K without any problems."

Anonymous, CA (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)


How it looks inside and out

What Owners Say

"like the overall look of vehicle"

BARBARA U., MB (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"I have gotten many compliments on my truck. Although I've made a few improvements to it,it really didn't take much to make it stand out and after all this time it still looks really good. I've been told that it has a really nice style that looks good after all these years. I still like it and my wife looks good in it. Need I say more?"

Anonymous, CA (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

"Very stylish"

JAMES W., TX (2000 GMC Sierra 1500)

Would you buy this car again?

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Percentage of owners who would definitely purchase that same vehicle again. Owner-satisfaction Ratings are determined by the percentage of those who answered "definitely yes" to the question asked by the Consumer Reports Annual Auto Survey "Considering all factors (price, performance, reliability, comfort, enjoyment, etc.), would you get this car if you had to do it all over again?". If we don’t have sufficient data, a similar model might be used to form the owner-satisfaction score.
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