1996 Chevrolet Astro Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Chevrolet Astro
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1996 Chevrolet Astro ProblemsPower Brake Units May Leak Fluid From Hydro-Boost Unit
Power brake systems using "hydro-boost" may leak power steering fluid from the hydro-boost unit located behind the brake master cylinder. Replacement of the hydro-boost unit is the common repair to correct this concern.
The outside door handles are prone to breaking—all doors are affected by this condition.
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.
1996 Chevrolet Astro QuestionsI need to hot wire my 96 astro van. Its required "the touch" to turn the key si (1 answer)
its occuring now
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