2000 Chevrolet Lumina Repair and Maintenance
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2000 Chevrolet Lumina ProblemsIntake 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.
The catalytic converter may become plugged resulting in loss of engine power. General Motors has extended the catalytic convertor warranty on some models to 10 years or 120,000 miles. Please contact your local GM dealer to see if your vehicle is included.
The transmission pressure control solenoid may fail causing erratic shifting. Our technicians tell us that partial dis-assembly of the transmission is necessary to replace a failed pressure control solenoid.
2000 Chevrolet Lumina Questionsthe car will try to start but will not idle unless you give it gas (1 answer)
this happens everytime you start it.
the theft loc is not engaged from what I can tell, it's not asking for a code, the stations tune and display, clock functions and it appears the head unit works as it should in all aspects but I can not get any sound across any of the speakers at all. One day while switching the ignition off ...
I turned a corner and the car slowed down and would not shift gears. I stopped and turned if off and since then it will not turn over. I was told it was probably the transmission. It has 165,000 miles and everything else is in great working condition.
2000 Chevrolet Lumina RecallsGM Recalls Multiple 2000-2001 Vehicles Due to Possible Seat Belt Failure
The seat belt buckles may not have been properly heat-treated during the manufacturing process. This may cause the buckles not to function correctly during a collision, which may cause injury. Dealers will replace the seat belt buckles.
The rear wheel spindles may loosen because the bolt heads that secure the spindles may separate. This may cause the rear wheels to shift, causing loss of vehicle control. Dealers will replace the rear wheel spindle bolts.
The fuel filler hose may leak where it clamps to the metal fill tube. This can cause a fuel leak, which can lead to a fire. Dealers will inspect the fuel hose fill clamp, and reposition and re-secure it as necessary.