2003 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Repair and Maintenance
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2003 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 ProblemsIntermittant Failure to Start
Will turn key and it is like no power from battery to starter, but have lights, radio, etc. Turn key again or sometimes multiple times, to no avail. Then, turn it one more time and it starts. Then the next 15 starts, no problem. Sometimes hot engine, sometimes cold.
UPDATE: 2-6-14; I sold the truck to my father. He changed the starter. No problems since March 2013.
One or more heater & AC (HVAC) air delivery and/or temperature mode door actuator may fail. This can result in incorrect air delivery or temperature. If this occurs, fault code(s) stored in the HVAC control module should be available to assist with diagnoses.
The 4WD transfer case encoder motor position sensor or the selector switch may fail causing the service 4WD message to be displayed. Fault code(s) stored in the transfer case control module will be of assistance in determining the exact fault causing the message to be displayed.
2003 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Questionsdashboard message reduced engine power along with a check engine light on (1 answer)
ran fine this AM, stopped at store, came out 15 mins later and get check engine with reduced engine power. Truck was running and able to get home, but ran at a little above idle RPM and no ability to accelerate. Checked air intake and that had a nest of some sort in it. Cleaned that out and no ef...
the truck has stardard non chip key, codes dont work , mechanic replaced wires in key chamber.
4.3 motor 179,000 miles. Can you give me several different reasons why my gas gauge is not working. Thanks a million. MT
2003 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 RecallsRecall 05V161000
The second row center seat belt routing may make it difficult to position correctly on smaller passengers. If the seat belt rides up to fit around the abdomen, the risk of internal injury is increased in a crash. Dealers will cut the guide loop, remove a portion of the loop, and the remaining sides should be folded over and secured with a retainer. The recall began July 21, 2005. The GM recall number is 05037.