1997 Chevrolet Express 1500 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Chevrolet Express 1500

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1997 Chevrolet Express 1500
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173
to $
224
1997 Chevrolet Express 1500
$
238
to $
515
1997 Chevrolet Express 1500
$
197
to $
418
1997 Chevrolet Express 1500
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120
to $
225
1997 Chevrolet Express 1500
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224
to $
307

1997 Chevrolet Express 1500 Problems

Engine Misfire Due to Worn Valve Seat

The engine may develop a misfire due to worn valve seats. This fault will cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate. Our technicians tell us the misfire may or may not be felt while driving. They further recommend that both cylinder heads be removed and thoroughly inspected and repaired as necessary.

Check Engine Light Due to Gas Cap Issue

A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.

Replace spark plugs every 100,000 miles

The spark plugs should be replaced every 100,000 miles. Our technicians recommend replacing the spark plug wires also at this time.

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1997 Chevrolet Express 1500 Questions

Flashers work but turn signals won't come on. Suggestions? (1 answer)

Just purchased this van. Was used as a work van. The turn signals don't come on at all when the lever is pushed, for left or right. No turbo blink indicating a blown bulb, just nothing happens. Yet the flashers work. Any ideas?

why is rear brake drum shoe with longer total lining the secondary shoe? (1 answer)

what well make the brake on front driver side get hot and smoke an squeeingsound (2 answers)

the chevy van has been pulling to passenger side when you put on brakes and now it heat up the front driving side and the rotor and brake pads are in the metal.when you put the brake on to stop or slow down the van the brakes on the driver side stay on enough to bogg the van down and heat up if i...

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1997 Chevrolet Express 1500 Recalls

Recall 00V110000
PASSENGER VANS. THESE VANS EXPERIENCE FUEL ODORS OR LEAKAGE.

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1997 Chevrolet Express 1500 Reviews

I went to have my van smog check but it failed due to bad O2 sensor Bank 1 sensor 3. replaced a new sensor but still having a note that read on the gauge panel: Service engine soon. What is your suggestion in order for the van to pass the smog check. Your recommendation is highly appreciated.

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