1997 Chevrolet S10 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Chevrolet S10
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1997 Chevrolet S10 ProblemsInternal Faults in Distributor Can Cause Engine Problems
The distributor may develop internal faults. This can cause a rough running engine or stalling condition, the Check Engine Light may or may not illuminate. Our technicians tell us that the distributor should be overhauled or replaced to correct this concern.
The serpentine belt tensioner can fail; it may become noisy and/or the belt may jump off. Replacement of the failed tensioner will be necessary.
The electrical contacts in the ignition switch may fail and result in erratic instrument panel gauge operation or illumination of the Check Engine Light. A failed ignition switch will require replacement.
1997 Chevrolet S10 Questionsafter truck is parked for a while the front brakes stick. they brake free and work perfect when driving afterwards? (1 answer)
I need to replace the valve but can not locate it, I was told it was on top of the intake manifold, on the right side near the distributer cap. But the wires for the plugs go under the port fuel injection manifold on the left side of the engine. (Pass side) I must have been quoted a fix for a dif...
After traveling for 1-1 1/2 hours it starts running like it's running hot