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Dies when put in any gear but neutral and park 1995 Chevy Tahoe 5.7 tbi 4x4
First check cylinder compression. If within spec, then scope secondary firing patterns at idle to see if there are any obvious indications of a fuel versus ignition related malfunction and also to determine if all cylinders are involved in the...
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2003 chevy tahoe oil leak
When determining where an oil leak is coming from, it is best to follow the oil up and towards the front of the vehicle. Gravity and inertia from the vehicle moving forward causes the oil to drop down and fall...
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2003 Tahoe gas pedal has no resistance like it's not hooked up and truck will not crank
Your vehicle uses a newer drive by wire system and thus there is no mechanical linkage between the accelerator pedal and the throttle. The pedal has a return spring though and perhaps the spring has broken and the pedal is...
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Just had a tune up and new brake pads, drove the car and the accelerator was stuck and brakes don't work.
It is possible that during the tune up the throttle body was cleaned. If the throttle body was cleaned or if the throttle linkage was removed, it is possible that something is causing the throttle to be stuck open such...
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what can I do for leak between engine an transmission
There are two main seals in the area that you are describing. One is the rear main crankshaft seal and the other is the torque converter seal. If either seal is leaking, the only way to effect a repair is...
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is the second position for when you are at the drive-in
Hi Alfred. Thanks for the question. The second position for the ignition switch is called the accessory switch position. It's for activating accessory items on your Tahoe including radio, lights and other features.
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Oil light it coming on and is showing gauge zero, checked oil and it full. Had the sensor repaired 3 months ago. Need help?
It sounds like you may possibly have an issue with the oil pressure gauge itself not working properly or potentially the wiring going to the sensor may be corroded or bad. I would suggest having a professional from YourMechanic come...
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02 chevy tahoe engine lag
If the cooling system is not getting up to operating temperature then you may have a stuck open thermostat causing the engine to run too cool and will cause excessive fuel usage and may even cause loss of power. You...
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While doing spark plug and wires I crossed the wires in my 96 Chevy tahoe took me a day in a half to figure it but was still drivi
Hi Jervon. Thanks for contacting us tonight. While installing spark plug wires incorrectly can cause misfiring, it's quite possible that you had an existing vacuum leak. It's also possible that the vacuum leak may have been caused while you removed...
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chevy tahoe 5.7 pcm voltage output issue
Re-check the triggering signal using the specific LED test light described in the instructions at this page. If the LED test light does not flash per those instructions then the PCM would have to be tested further. If the LED...
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Replaced timing and my truck still won't start.
It is very possible that this issue is related to the fuel system. I would recommend having your fuel pressure tested by a qualified professional to determine if the fuel pressure meets the manufacturer's specifications. If the fuel pressure is...
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can i use a 4L60E THAT CAME OUT OF A TRUCK WITH A 5.3 MOTOR AND CHANGE THE FRONT SHAFT OR IS THERE A WAY TO MAKE IT WORK
Hi Robert. Thanks for sending your question today, however, we're not really best to help you in this situation. We focus on only answering OEM service and maintenance tips, so you would be better served to seek the advice of...
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My right side LED blinkers dont work but the fuse is still good
Check the bulb sockets on the right for corrosion or poor contacts. Then probe for battery voltage while the signals are activated. If battery voltage is present and the ground is good, there is an issue with the bulbs. If...
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Once car warms up won't go in gear
When the transmission fluid is colder it may be sealing good and as fluid warms the internal transmission leaks by internal seals. Have transmission pressure tested for internal leakage and may need overhaul.
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My 2004 Tahoe warning light says REDUCED POWER. IT'S really cold out, had to be boosted when the warning appeared.
There will be stored trouble codes that need to be read and cleared. With any luck, that will be all there is to it. When you try to start a car with a dead battery, it really confuses the electronics...
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Driving in snow now my Chevy Tahoe won’t accelerate past 20 mph
If you are getting loss of power and have a warning light on your vehicle may be in failure mode and will need to have the systems scanned for failure codes like one of the wheel sensors or transmission transfer...
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Clunk noise at slow speeds noise goes along with the speed of the car
I would recommend having the vehicle inspected under it to see if an exhaust bracket or other part came loose. You may have got debris or rocks in the brakes or in suspension.
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2010 Chevy Tahoe, no crank no start somedays. open/close fuse box crank up. driving stable track, and service traction control
There are a large number of Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) published by GM relative to the Tahoe's electrical system. In fact, the number is the largest I can recall from recent checks of the variety of other models we deal...
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4 wheel drive axle moves when locked in but wheels dont lock in
If the actuator is new, I would diagnose the electrical circuit, including the switch. If no problem is found there, then there is a fault with the differential. If the actuator is black (versus aluminum colored), unplug the connector. With...
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We have the same problem in a 2004 chevy tahoe we replaced the radiator the thermostat and the water pump. So we wonder what is it
There are other causes of overheating such as low coolant level (including that due to leaks), a faulty radiator pressure cap, collapsed hoses, non functioning cooling fans, and a faulty water pump drive belt. Certain engine faults, such as a...

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