2003 Chevrolet S10 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2003 Chevrolet S10
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2003 Chevrolet S10 ProblemsSerpentine Belt Tensioner May Fail
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 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.
2003 Chevrolet S10 QuestionsRuns fine but has a rough, irregular idle. (1 answer)
Runs fine but has a rough, irregular idle. Sometimes subtle, sometimes really annouying. Thanks
I was thinking it was the fule pump.
2003 Chevrolet S10 RecallsAir Bag Labels May Be Incorrect
Vehicles may have an air bag warning label with incorrect statements. This is against the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard. Owners will be sent corrected labels and installation instructions. The recall began June 4, 2004. The GM recall number is 04021.