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Pros: Step-side styling, and push button transfer case.
Cons: 16.4 mpg, with 5300 V-8
Advice: If you want a dependable road vehicle, this one is a great ride.Driving in deep snow, the truck seems to wander a bit. Could be due to wider tires floating on nthe snow. I owned a '97 Sonoma 2 wheel drive, that tracked a lot better. But, I have never worried about getting through the deepest snowfall. Alas, my Sonoma failed that test, and got replaced. Overall quality and fit is passable. But, the sharp edges on the plastic trim pieces was annoying. I actually had to sand the lid to my center console to avoid cuts. I love the truck, as it is fitted with almost everything. The heated seats are great here in the north. Defrosting side view mirrors are something I might not have thought of, but I won't be without them again.
Advice: requires big pocket book for gasNeeds 4 full dooors. Extended cab lacks room. Gas Milage is very poor!