1998 Chevrolet Corvette Repair and Maintenance
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1998 Chevrolet Corvette ProblemsFuel Level Sensor Failure
It is common for the fuel level sensor in the fuel tank read the fuel level incorrectly. The sensor must be replaced to correct the condition. Our technicians recommend having the complete fuel pump module replaced on high mileage vehicles.
The service steering column lock message may be displayed, the engine may start and stall when put into gear. Our technicians tell us that this fault is related to the anti-theft system and the steering column lock system must be repaired as necessary. Certain models were recalled for this issue. For more information on this recall please click here»
The 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.
1998 Chevrolet Corvette QuestionsCan I use regular gasoline in my LS 1 345 hp 98 Vette? (2 answers)
1998 chevrolet corvette coupe with manual transmission. check engine code P1416-passenger side check valve
also starts a squeeling noise after driving for 10 miles let it sit wont squeel not the belt or pullies. if you put your hand or cap back to valve cover it sucks it down(hard)intake gaskets have been replaced