3rd Generation (2014—2019) Silverado 2500 Problems

This generations ranks 31st out of 85 Chevrolet generations in reliability and is generally a good bet. Owners have the most complaints about the steering (21%), lights (17%), and the interior (13%). We've listed some of the most recent complaints below, see them all on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Locks Up at Low Speeds 1 complaints at an average of 11,000 miles in the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 2500.
  2. Steering Pulls 2 complaints at an average of 6,100 miles in the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 2500.
  3. Poor Headlights 1 complaints at an average of 124 miles in the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 2500.

What Silverado 2500 Year is Most Reliable?

Generations are a good baseline for prediciting reliability, but there will almost always be year-to-year differences. We've calculated a reliability score for each model year within this generation, but we've based that score on how the model year compares to all Chevrolet model years.

Watch out for the 2015 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2019 0 0 19 0.0
2018 0 0 359 0.0
2017 3 1 725 1.49
2016 5 6 886 1.16
2015 14 16 1563 11.65
2014 1 15 1108 0.74

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