1990 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1990 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup

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1990 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup
$
828
to $
1,997
1990 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup
$
220
to $
412
1990 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup
$
107
to $
816
1990 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup
$
755
to $
2,020
1990 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup
$
133
to $
451

1990 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup Problems

Inside and/or Outside Door Handles May Break

The inside and outside door handles a prone to breaking. Commonly broken handles cannot be repaired, they will require replacement.

Windshield Wipers May Fail Due to Faulty Wiper Motor Control Board

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.

Intake Manifold Gaskets May Leak Coolant or Engine Oil

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.

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1990 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup Questions

i have code #32 & code #54 will replaceing my egr fix my issue (1 answer)

it runs rough at low rpms but its ok at higher rpms

Could my starter cause this problem (1 answer)

1990 Chevy 1500 4.3 V6 Kept having to get a jump to start it so I replaced the battery and after a few days it started needing a jump again to start it so I took the positive off the battery while the truck was running to see if it was the alternator and the truck stayed running with the positiv...

a '72 chevy el camino. has a turbo 350 trans. kickdown cable does not return (1 answer)

After wide open throttle the cable remains in the open position. Is there a spring inside the transmission that may have come lose or come off? Or is the cable just worn out? Can't find a way to lubricate the cable inside it's casing.

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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 ...

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