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.
It is common for the fuel level sensor in the fuel tank read the fuel level incorrectly. The sensor must be replaced to correct the condition. Our technicians recommend having the complete fuel pump module replaced on high mileage vehicles.
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.
1997 Chevrolet S10 Questions97 S 10 2.2 all fire fuel timing rockers OK won't run spins over too fast (1 answer)
Sounds like broke timing chain but everything is ok
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...