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2001 chevy 1500 trys to start in run postion
Hi Walter. Thanks for contacting us today. We're not quite clear as to the issue you're having with your Chevrolet. If the car is starting prior to turning the key forward to the starter position, then it's a fault with...
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Was in a rear-end collision that affected my brakes. Mechanic says master cylinder is the issue. Could this be do to the wreck
To determine if crash forces led to master cylinder failure you would have to determine exactly "what" failed within the master cylinder. If the master cylinder bore is scored or worn, for example, thus causing significant output pressure loss, that...
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My stability trak
When the computer has a failure in some of the systems like transmission or engine it can cause the computer to go into failure mode and lose or limit power and you will need to have computer systems tested to...
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Replaced front suspension got aligned new tires , steering shudders at low turning speed still chevy silverado 2004 1500
Hi Houston. Thanks for contacting us today. Sometimes when multiple components are replaced, and adjustments made, it will highlight other parts that were not replaced that might be loose or wearing out. Based on what you've indicated in your question,...
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anti-theft
Hi Dennis. Thanks for contacting us today. In most cases, when an inconsistent security code issue like this pops up, it's due to a fault with the anti-theft software in the ECU. Typically a GM dealership can scan the ECU...
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Why are all my lights flickering dashboard lights to
If the malfunctioning lights coincides with rough engine operation, there may be a global electrical problem. That might relate to charging system output or the integrity of main circuits. Some basic tests will have to be performed, along with using...
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Check engine light
If the check engine light has come on, the stored codes may be related to the hesitation issue. If the light was flashing when it came on, that would signify misfiring, a particularly serious issue. You can request a check...
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I have a 2003 Silverado 4.3 v6.. Its gushing oil from around the oil filter. I've used 2 different brand filters and checked the t
You need to make sure you are using the correct filter and remove filter and make sure the old gasket from the old filter is not still stuck to the filter sealing surface. This is most common reason for filter...
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Will diagnostic fee go towards repairs?
Some customers have obtained a diagnostic of their vehicle's problem already - whether through their own efforts and expertise or from another professional - and thus will just request a specific repair directly. Of course, no vehicle can be repaired...
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hi i recently bought a rebuilt transsmison for my 2000 chevy silverado 4x4 5.3. i can get my truck to shift right and im geting to
You should have the computer scanned to get the failure codes and have them diagnosed first and then you may know the cause of transmission problems and check engine light.
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Check engine light is on. Codes go back to the purge valve. Which I've replaced 3 times in the last 5 months.
Hi Miguel. Thanks for sending your question to us today. In most cases, if the purge valve has been replaced and you're still getting codes related to this component, then it's going to be a fault caused by the sensor...
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Transmission gears
You may have a broken transfer case and should have the system tested and see if the problem is in transfer case or the transmission.
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Will a 05 chevy 5.3 head fix on 08 5.3 block?
The cylinder heads should be interchangeable on these two years.
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03 Silverado no crank no start with new starter, new battery, strange weak electrical noise coming from dash when trying to start
What you are describing is obviously an electrical fault and thus will require a circuit trace, of at least the starting circuit, to resolve. Typically, this requires the factory wiring diagram from the service manual. If you want the required...
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99 sliverado no crank starter and battery checked out good. truck died while i was driving hasn't started sense.
Hi there. Thanks for sending your question to us today. When you have the single clicking sound when turning the ignition, it is typically due to a damaged electrical relay. If your battery tested good (meaning it had enough cranking...
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Q: Oil Leak
Slow leaks can be difficult to find. Sometimes it can come down to the trick of putting a dye in the oil that glows under UV light and then you can see the leak glowing when you shine the black...
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Truck ran park it now over nite it will not start cranks and cranks but wont start
Hi Bill. Thanks for contacting us today. Typically if you turn the key and the starter will engage, the starting issue is caused by fuel or ignition timing problems. Some of the possible sources include a fuel pump or fuel...
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Is it bad to daily drive my automatic truck in manual mode or with 3,2,1
The Owner's Manual for this vehicle does not refer to a manual mode for automatic transmission equipped vehicles. The transmission is electronically controlled and the shift points are variable (based on load) and optimized to minimize wear on the drivetrain....
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I have 2003 Chevy Silverado my problem is I can only listen to my radio in auxiliary when I start the truck radio will not work.
Hi Dennis. Thanks for contacting us today. What you're describing is typically caused by an electrical short inside the ignition switch or with the electrical relay that is faulty. The first thing I would do is determine if other accessory...
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Good Day , I have a 01 chevy silverado 5.3 V8 with about 200,000 miles on it. over the past few years I have put out about $10,000
Unfortunately this decision can be very difficult to make. With the amount of money that you already have invested into the truck it would be hard to let the truck go. However continuing to invest more money into a truck...

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