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Hello all, thank you for allowing me to join your group.

I'm looking at a 2016 GMC Canyon Diesel SLE Crew Cab with Long Bed for a few reasons:

1. I'm told 2016 has 5 Year 100k mile warranty and 2017/18 only has 3 year 60k mile warranty.
2. The prices drop significantly since 2016 is no longer considered a "new vehicle".
3. Certified Pre-Owned seems to afford additional maintenance

However, I realize that this information may be incorrect.

I would appreciate any help in confirm this and/or helping me see the error of my thinking if it's better to purchase a 2017 or 2018.

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As with all vehicles, CPO are often the most cost effective vehicle purchases. Yes, you will have more maintenance to do sooner as a result of a CPO vehicle likely having 30k miles on it when you get it. Tires, brakes, fluid changes, etc. will all be near future items instead of distant future items with a brand new vehicle.

There's not much else to say about it - you either want a new vehicle or a used vehicle. There are minor differences in trim levels and options, but essentially they are the same vehicle from 2016 to 2018.
 

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I mean, I have been told that the Emissions warranty runs out at 36,000 miles on any of the 3 model years (think RockCrawler told me that), and then it's up to you on what kind of vehicle warranty you get from there. I believe the standard is either 80 or 100,000 miles, or you could do what we did on our 2017 and paid extra for the extended 120,000 mile warranty. Which should cover everything, except for the emissions system I'm told...which is crappy.
 

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I mean, I have been told that the Emissions warranty runs out at 36,000 miles on any of the 3 model years (think RockCrawler told me that), and then it's up to you on what kind of vehicle warranty you get from there. I believe the standard is either 80 or 100,000 miles, or you could do what we did on our 2017 and paid extra for the extended 120,000 mile warranty. Which should cover everything, except for the emissions system I'm told...which is crappy.
yeah it's the powertrain warrantee thats it 3 years 36K the emissions is a lot longer.
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