1990 Chevrolet Lumina Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1990 Chevrolet Lumina

1990 Chevrolet Lumina Problems

Failed Fuel Pump Can Cause Engine to Stall

The fuel pump may fail causing engine to stall and not restart.

Unperformed "Idle Learn" Procedure May Cause Stalling Issue

A stalling issue may occur if the battery goes dead or is disconnected and the "idle learn" procedure is not performed. For more information on "relearning" the engine idle speed, please click here»

Erratic temperature gauge and warning light

The engine temperature sensor wire for the engine temperature gauge, or warning light, may touch the rear exhaust manifold causing a short to ground causing erratic operation of the temperature gauge or warning light.

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1990 Chevrolet Lumina Questions

car will not start took two two different repair shops each one kept it for a month can''t fix it it has 07654 miles on it .it is a v6 3.1 (5 answers)

so far here is the list of parts that are replaced spark plugs & wires,fuel tank&pump&filter fuel injectors&regulator the main computer &the crank shaft sensor new tires and roter and brakes .it has fuel and spark at the spark plugs im out of ideas please help

Rod or something g between ket switch and ignition (1 answer)

If I slide w/screwdriver down column till it engages street it starts,key just turns freely don't turn of engage anything,is it the ignition rod?plz help daughters car

What does it mean when you do a test and it flashes 1and 2 three times (1 answer)

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1990 Chevrolet Lumina Recalls

Recall 00V189000
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES ORIGINALLY SOLD OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN THE STATES OF CONNECTICUT, DELAWARE, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, IOWA, MAINE, MARYLAND, MASSACHUSETTS, MICHIGAN, MINNESOTA, MISSOURI, NEW HAMPSHIRE, NEW JERSEY, NEW YORK, OHIO, PENNSYLVANIA, RHODE ISLAND, VERMONT, WEST VI...
Recall 97V058000
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES AND MINI VANS ORIGINALLY SOLD OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN THE FOLLOWING STATES: CONNECTICUT, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, MAINE, MASSACHUSETTS, MICHIGAN, NEW HAMPSHIRE, NEW JERSEY, NEW YORK, OHIO, PENNSYLVANIA, RHODE ISLAND, VERMONT AND WISCONSIN. THE REAR CRADLE ...
Recall 95V115000
CRACKS DEVELOP IN THE WHEEL MOUNTING SURFACE. IF THESE CRACKS BECOME SEVERE ENOUGH, THE WHEEL WILL COMPLETELY SEPARATE FROM THE VEHICLE.

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1990 Chevrolet Lumina Reviews

I used to own this car. great car, although over the years I had to replace the head gaskets and other normal maintenance things it had 232000 miles on it then the main computer went out. had a new one installed then found out that it was 2 injectors that fouled which took out the computer. I decided not to have the car fixed as it cost more than the car was worth so I had the computer taken ou...
hard to start at first in mornings
I HAVE A 1990 LUMINA EURO 3.1 AND IT HAS BEEN NOTHING BUT TROUBLE! I HAVE REPLACED FUEL PUMP, FUEL FILTER, BATTERY, SPARK PLUGS, CRANK SHAFT SENSOR, AND MANY OTHER PARTS, NOW THE CAR WON'T EVEN START.

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