1996 Chevrolet Astro Repair and Maintenance
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1996 Chevrolet Astro ProblemsCheck Engine Light With Code P1870
Vehicles equipped whit a 4 speed automatic transmission may develop a harsh 1-2 shift and/or illumination of the Check Engine Light with code P1870 stored. This can be caused by wear of the bore for the TCC isolator and regulator valves in the valve body. This condition does not commonly occur until the transmission reaches normal operating temperature. If the valve body is worn, replacement will be necessary to correct this concern.
The outside door handles are prone to breaking—all doors are affected by this condition.
1996 Chevrolet Astro Questionsbreaks replaced - now when you step on the brakes with ANY force, van veers (1 answer)
any speed, only does it when brakes are pushed hard.
i had change the fuel pump twice psi above 60,replace the temperature sensor,throttle sensor,ignition coil,spark plugs,map sensor and the sensor in the distributor.can you help me?and still won't start
They have since replaced them with the rightones. It was aligned but the steering pulls to the left. Now they are sying the steering box is going. Could rplacing with the in correct parts the first time have caused this issue. There was no problem with the steering prior to them using the wro...