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Chevrolet Silverado 1500 (2007 - 2013)

Chevrolet Silverado 1500

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Written from hands-on experience gained from the complete strip-down and rebuild of a Chevrolet Silverado 1500, Haynes can help you understand, care for and repair your Chevrolet Silverado 1500. We do it ourselves to help you do-it-yourself, and whatever your mechanical ability, the practical step-by-step explanations, linked to over 900 photos, will help you get the job done right. Regular servicing and maintenance of your Chevrolet Silverado 1500 can help maintain its resale value, save you money, and make it safer to drive.

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What's covered

What's covered: 
Chevrolet Avalanche, 2007-2014
Chevrolet Silverado 1500, 2007-2013
Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD, 2007-2014
Chevrolet Silverado 3500, 2007-2014
Chevrolet Suburban, 2007-2014
Chevrolet Tahoe, 2007-2014
GMC Sierra 1500, 2007-2013
GMC Sierra Denali 1500, 2007-2013
GMC Sierra 2500 HD, 2007-2014
GMC Sierra 3500, 2007-2014
GMC Yukon, 2007-2014
GMC Yukon Denali, 2007-2014
GMC Yukon XL, 2007-2014

Does not include 2007 Silverado Classic, Sierra Classic, Sierra Denali Classic, or information specific to diesel engine models, CNG models, hybrids or models equipped with rear-wheel steering. (For diesel engine information, see Duramax Diesel Engine Techbook, #10331)

Table of contents

Chapter 1: Tune-up and routine maintenance
Chapter 2: Part A: V6 engine
Chapter 2: Part B: V8 engines
Chapter 2: Part C: General engine overhaul procedures
Chapter 3: Cooling, heating and air conditioning systems
Chapter 4: Fuel and exhaust systems
Chapter 5: Engine electrical systems
Chapter 6: Emissions and engine control systems
Chapter 7: Part A: Automatic transmission
Chapter 7: Part B: Transfer case
Chapter 8: Driveline
Chapter 9: Brakes
Chapter 10: Suspension and steering systems
Chapter 11: Body
Chapter 12: Chassis electrical system
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The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 was one of America's top selling pick-up trucks. It featured four-speed or six-speed automatic transmission, V6 and V8 engines, and rear or four-wheel drive with power assisted steering and ABS brakes on most models.
This was the second generation of the incredibly popular Chevy pick-up series which featured independent front suspension with coil-over shock absorbers and solid rear axles fitted with leaf springs and shock absorbers.
A typical maintenance routine includes three-monthly engine oil change, transmission fluid changes every three months, and six-monthly seat belt checks.
For comprehensive repair and maintenance information, pick up a copy of a Chevrolet Silverado 1500 2007 - 2013 repair manual from Haynes, available in print and digital formats.