1993 Chevrolet Lumina Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1993 Chevrolet Lumina

1993 Chevrolet Lumina Problems

Intake Manifold Gaskets May Leak Coolant or Engine Oil

The intake manifold gasket may develop and external engine oil or coolant leak. In some cases, an internal coolant leak may occur causing coolant to mix with the engine oil. Our technicians tell us that operating the engine  with a coolant/oil mix can result in internal engine damage. Replacing the intake manifold gasket should correct these leaks.

High Pressure Power Steering Hose Can Leak Fluid

The high pressure power steering hose will commonly leak fluid; it should be replaced.

Failed Fuel Pump Can Cause Engine to Stall

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

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1993 Chevrolet Lumina Questions

Power steering pressure hose had a leak. Got replacement part but having a very hard time getting hose back into the steering box. Easier way to do it? (1 answer)

How do I change the timing without a computer? (1 answer)

its just a coil pack it doesn't have a distributor it sounds like it has a cam and I don't have a computer to hook up to it.

Car starts and runs for 5 miles or so then stalls. after about 10 min. (2 answers)

or so it will start. We live in Las Vegas NV and the temp. has been 105 to 110 degrees. The temp. but the temp. light doesn't come on.

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1993 Chevrolet Lumina Recalls

Recall 93V035000
THE DRIVER AND PASSENGER FRONT SEAT MANUAL RECLINING MECHANISMS DO NOT COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FMVSS 207, "SEATING SYSTEMS." THE SEAT BACK MECHANISMS WILL NOT LATCH UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS.

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1993 Chevrolet Lumina Reviews

I bought my car used in 09. Had 87000 miles on it. The person I bought it from put too small tires on it, once I put the right size tires on it the MPG improved slightly. It's been running great. Though, not with about 104000 miles on, only gets about 12mpg. I drove it about 800 miles with no problems. But now it's having issues. It's a good little car, though at it's age and miliage now is not...
Only had my car a short time, but it runs great even with a bad strut!! after research the car seems like all say, very dependable and responsive!! i enjoy driving it!!
The car drives like a dream but suddenly sprung a leak from the radiator hose or the radiator itself when pressure built up from city-driving and antifreeze was dripping to ground on driver's side in front of tire. Recently idled car in cold weather to see where leak was while watching temp gauge to find puddle of red fluid between engine and radiator. Turns out to be fluid from transmission ...

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