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.
Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 2005 Chevrolet Express 1500
2005 Chevrolet Express 1500
2005 Chevrolet Express 1500 Problems
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The spark plugs should be replaced every 100,000 miles. Our technicians recommend replacing the spark plug wires also at this time.
The tail light wiring harness in the cargo area is not protected very well. As a result it may become damaged due to normal wear a tear. This damage can causing some or all of the rear lights to stop working.
Various electrical components under the front carpet/rubber mat may become damaged if excess water is used to clean the rear cargo area.
Extended life coolant may become contaminated and require cooling system service before the recommended 100,000 miles.
2005 Chevrolet Express 1500 Recalls (Recent)
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On certain vans, the front and rear seat belts will not latch or unlatch. In a crash, the risk of injury is increased if the seat occupant is not properly restrained. Dealers will inspect the seat belt buckles, and will replace the buckle assembly if the buckle is found to be inoperative. If the buckle is found to function, only the upper buckle cover will be replaced. The recall began March 15, 2006. The GM recall number is 05113.
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On vehicles equipped with the Bosch hydraulic brake booster, the boost pressure accumulator may crack and break away from the hydro-boost assembly during normal operation. If this were to happen while the hood is open, fragments from the accumulator could injure people standing in the immediate area. The loss of fluid while driving would cause increased steering and braking effort and a crash could occur without warning. Dealers will test the hydro-boost assembly for function of the two-function valve. If the hydro-boost assembly fails the test, it will be replaced free of charge. The recall began March 23, 2005. The GM recall number is 05006.
2005 Chevrolet Express 1500 Questions and Answers
My oil light stays on after starting the vehicle for approx. 1-3 minutes and then goes out. Before it would go out almost immediatley after starting the engine. The oil level is good. Oil pressure ...
The glass has been shattered in the left manual mirror. Need the mirror/glass only. Is it available? Where and what is the part number?
back in the summer my vans water pump started leakingand my van overheated, i replaced the coolant and drove about 15 miles home. i replaced the water pump and thermostat and everthing was fine. a...
I relaced blower resistor @ harness in truck (GM service bullitin E105082) due to melted wires. since installing, the vent selector switch does not work. I thought I was carefull to match up wires ...