1990 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1990 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup
- What would cause my truck to slow down,backfire, then shut down completely?
- A/C wont cool.
- Steering very tight already replace tie rods and pitman arm and everything else
- I lost every gear. My shifter is completely limp.no resistance anywere
- Approximately how much would it cost to replace the fuel tank? I have a leak in the tank (actually it is an 1989 1500)
1990 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup Problems
The inside and outside door handles a prone to breaking. Commonly broken handles cannot be repaired, they will require replacement.
The windshield wipers may not work intermittently due to a faulty wiper motor control board. Our technicians tell us that lightly taping on the wiper motor when the fault occurs should temporarily get the wipers working again. Some vehicles were recalled for this problem and some were not. You will need to check with your local dealer to find out if a specific vehicle was included.
The intake manifold gasket may develop and external engine oil or coolant leak. In some cases, an internal coolant leak may occur causing coolant to mix with the engine oil. Our technicians tell us that operating the engine with a coolant/oil mix can result in internal engine damage. Replacing the intake manifold gasket should correct these leaks.
1990 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup Questions
It would not restart.
I keep leaving my car lights on after I turn the engine off. Then I need a jump start to start the car again. What are the characteristics of the battery that will best handle this kind of abuse?
my power steering belt broke. and as i was pulling in my driveway the battery died. when i tryed to charge it with another vehicle the jumper cables would get hot and the alternator gauge would go crazy. my 89 c1500 will not take any kind of power at all. i need help ive tryed getting a new alte...
1990 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup Reviews
I have just bought a 1990 Black chevy Silverado 1500 with just under 100,000. I was very Blessed to have bought it from the Original owner who had all the paperwork of when he changed the plugs and the oil, filters you name it and he had it in the folder. The truck is very clean. Did have to put new exhaust and Added a nice Dixie Air Horn to top things off. Right now I am worried about the A/C ...