1997 Chevrolet G Series Van (G30) Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Chevrolet G Series Van (G30)

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1997 Chevrolet G Series Van (G30)
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364
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535
1997 Chevrolet G Series Van (G30)
$
537
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828
1997 Chevrolet G Series Van (G30)
$
199
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641
1997 Chevrolet G Series Van (G30)
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1,392
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1,769

1997 Chevrolet G Series Van (G30) Problems

Flush brake fluid every 60,000 miles

Our technicians recommend flushing the brake fluid every 60,000 miles.  Brake fluid that is dirty may cause problems in the brake system.

Check Engine Light and Misfire Due to Stuck Fuel Injectors

One or more fuel injectors may become stuck closed causing an engine misfire  and the Check Engine Light to illuminate. Our technicians tell us that this problem can be caused by some fuel additives. There are special procedures which may be able to restore the affected injector. If this fails the affected injector must be replaced.

Alternator May Fail and Cause Noise and Dead Battery

The alternator may fail causing the battery to go dead. The charge light on the dash may or may not illuminate. The alternator may also develop an abnormal noise. A failed alternator will require replacement.

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1997 Chevrolet G Series Van (G30) Questions

fuel pump no power on lead wire.hotwire pump & will run.relay good.fuse good. (2 answers)

power on wire to fuel gage side only

What could be wrong with the air conditioner? (1 answer)

We purchased our van used and the front and rear air conditioner always blew out hot air. My dad put in a whole bunch of R134 refrigerant and it kept sucking it down. It got barely even cool and then went back to hot air again. When the air conditioner is turned on I can here the compressor on. W...

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1997 Chevrolet G Series Van (G30) Recalls

Recall 97V054000
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: G VANS EQUIPPED WITH 6.5L TURBO-CHARGED DIESEL ENGINES. THE FRONT LEFT-HAND BRAKE PIPE CAN BE CONTACTED BY THE LOWER ENGINE OIL COOLER HOSE CAUSING A HOLE TO BE WORN IN THE BRAKE PIPE.

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