1990 Chevrolet Caprice Repair and Maintenance

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

1990 Chevrolet Caprice Problems

Engine Control Module (ECM) can fail

4.3L V6, 5.0L w/Fuel Injection
The Engine Control Module (ECM) can fail and cause stalling and engine/transmission drivability concerns.

Leaking Water Pump May Cause Coolant Loss and Overheating

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.

Transmission Extension Housing Seal May Leak

The transmission extension housing seal may leak fluid, replacing the worn seal will commonly correct this concern.

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1990 Chevrolet Caprice Questions

89 Caprice (2 answers)

Hi, when I turn off my air or heat there is the sound of air escaping from some where. It has always been this way, I have had the car for 8 years about, and it has never been a big problem, but I do have to replace my freon yearly. No mechanic I have ever had has said it was a problem, just the ...

Ratteling sound wen in park (2 answers)

It only do it wen gas is not being pressed wat could it be

I have a 89 Caprice. Steering column is loose and the car cuts off (1 answer)

I have to adjust the tilt to get it to start. Then it runs in park but as I try to turn the wheel it shuts off. I need all the help I can get

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1990 Chevrolet Caprice Recalls

Recall 90V096000
PLASTIC FUEL FILTER ASSEMBLIES MAY DEVELOP LEAKS.

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1990 Chevrolet Caprice Reviews

I love my 1987 Caprice (Police Package). I've had it for 20 years, and it has 306,000 miles on it. It's solid, easy to fix, and VERY roomy.
good cheap dependable car fun to drive goes anywhere

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