1996 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup Repair and Maintenance
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1996 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup ProblemsABS Front Wheel Speed Sensors May Fail
A coolant leak may develop from the water pump. The engine may overheat as a result of the coolant loss. A leaking water pump should be replaced.
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.
1996 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup QuestionsSorry, wrong engine. Can I replace with a 4.7L engine. Manual trans (1 answer)
Would like to replace my engine with a 4.7 L. 96 Chevy Silverado with manual transmission. Please ignore last email from me.
1996 4x4 4L60E reverse is gone
After 35 mph it stops bogging and down shifts and get a little better truck has 180000 miles but runs good otherwise
1996 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup RecallsFuel Tank Rubs Causing Noise And Possible Leak
The fuel tank may rub on the body at the front inner corner, causing a noise and possible fuel tank damage resulting in leakage of fuel. Dealers will inspect the fuel tank for wear and install a spacer between the fuel tank and body, as well as replace leaking tanks free of charge to resolve the concern.
The easy entry recliner seat operation may allow fingers or hands to get caught and pinched within the recliner mechanism. Dealers will install a protective cover over the recliner mechanism free of charge to resolve the concern.
The nuts for the U-bolts that secure the rear axle to the frame may loosen and detach, causing the axle to shift and disrupt proper control of the vehicle while driving. Dealers will check the U-bolt nut torque and re-torque any loose U-bolts to the proper specification free of charge to resolve the concern.