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!995 Chevy 1500 won't start.
Hi there. The noise you're hearing is the fuel pump being primed, but it doesn't rule a fuel pump or fuel delivery problem as being the source of the hard to start issue. There are multiple fuel filters and fuel...
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Do i need to reset my vehicle after replacing my coolant sensor
If you have a check engine light that is still on then you may need to have the computer scanned to make sure that there was no other codes or damaged from the overheating situation you had. You may need...
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1997 chev silverado auto door lock stopped functioning
Hi there. The system that automatically locks the power doors when you place the vehicle is drive is controlled by a solenoid. It's likely that either the solenoid is damaged, or the electrical relay / fuse that powers the system...
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I've changed my a/c control panel,fuses, and relay switch.... blower mother is blowing but compressor isn't coming on...
It sounds like you may have a damaged AC compressor clutch. As you may know the AC Clutch is the pulley that spins with the Belt. There are two ports on the rear of the Compressor. One is a Suction...
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Fuel pump
Fuel line quick connectors are typically used on late model GM products. These connectors have an internal o-ring and plastic clips that must be secure (verified) to be sure everything stays together. If you need connectors fabricated or supplied to...
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Truck won't start
Hi There, You may want to check to be sure the fuel pressure regulator is working properly. The fuel pressure regulator is a device which controls the pressure of fuel supplied to the fuel injectors on an engine. This works...
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Sometimes while driving my 1999 chevy c1500 everything will cut off and instantly come back on all electricity. All the dash light
This sounds like an electrical short or loose connection. Make sure the battery terminals are clean and tight. Also check the other ends of the battery cables. The positive cable should run down to the starter. Make sure those connections...
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I have a 1995 Chevy truck with a bent frame every lines up right except for the front bumper how much it will cost to fix
You need frame straightening equipment, as well as measuring equipment such as a tram, to perform this repair. Depending on exactly where the discrepancy lies in the frame you could use hydraulic jacks at appropriate points to bring it into...
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I have a vibration in the center of my truck from 55-80 mph
If the driveshaft was rebuilt, I would first check to be sure that the shaft is balanced AND true. The biggest problem though is identifying a facility with the appropriate CALIBRATED equipment and knowledgeable staff. If you can identify a...
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What will I need to change my fpr on my 96 Chevy Silverado 5.7 liter? I appreciate any advice and understand if you don't want to
It takes a mechanic about 2 hours. The main thing you have to keep in mind is gasoline is flammable and the vapors can accumulate and explode. You have to be mindful of even your shop light, and static electricity,...
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Yes I change transmission on 94 5.7 chevy truck 1500 after one day it started doing exactly like old transmission will not shift
Assuming the second transmission actually works, what you are describing points to a fault in engine controls that affect transmission shift points. This would include things like a throttle position sensor, speeds sensors or any vacuum operated controls. However, it...
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Misfiring
Engine misfires can be caused by many different problems and are generally caused by either a spark or fuel issue or in some cases, a combination of both. Spark related problems generally will result from things like ignition coils, crankshaft...
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If an engine requires a full battery charge or a battery charger connected to start, does this have any thing to do with the spide
Hi there. The spider injector is typically not impacted by the battery charge, as it delivers fuel as supplied by the fuel pump. In most cases, if you have issues as you've described, it's due to the battery having low...
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Wont run
If you have narrowed the no start to fuel as the cause, that means that anything between the tank and the intake is a possibility, starting with bad or old (greater than 3 months) gasoline. Both fuel pressure and volume...
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I have a 1995 gmc sierra it starts then stalls out I'll start it again and put my foot on the gas to keep it running then it dies
It sounds like you may be having an issue with the fuel system. If this truck has throttle body injection, there may be an issue with the throttle body. Otherwise, a clogged fuel filter or faulty fuel pressure regulator could...
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I have a 1995 gmc sierra it starts then stalls out I'll start it again and put my foot on the gas to keep it running then it dies
Hi There, A few different things will usually cause the vehicle to start and then die. A bad ignition coil can cause this if it is beginning to fail, resulting in intermittent starting problems. A dirty or faulty mass air...
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Truck starts but only runs for a minute
The actual fuel pressure and volume should be measured. Be sure the gas is not older than three months. You do have an OBD-II diagnostic system, so check for diagnostic trouble codes and a real time scanner would help pinpoint...
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I have a 98z chevy pickup, first thing in morning I cranks it up I hear bubbling noises in beater coil. When I put It in drive it
Hello, thank you for writing in. You are likely dealing with two separate issues. If you are loosing coolant that quickly, then you need to check for any external leaks in the system. If there are no signs of leaking,...

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