1996 Chevrolet Lumina APV Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Chevrolet Lumina APV
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1996 Chevrolet Lumina APV ProblemsContamination of extended life coolant
The spark plugs should be replaced every 100,000 miles. Our technicians recommend replacing the spark plug wires also at this time.
An engine oil leak may develop from the rear of the engine. This is commonly caused by a failed oil pump drive o-ring seal. The leaking o-ring should be replaced to correct this concern.
1996 Chevrolet Lumina APV QuestionsJust had headband manifpil gasket replace and new radiator install drove for 2hr (1 answer)
and now won't start will turn over but act like no fuel is getting to it
Van will sometimes stop when hot, usually when idling at a stop, or won't start some times. Replaced fuel pump and checked most fuses.
Van some times won't start when cold, or when hot. Use starter fluid and it will start up then.