2004 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 3500
2004 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 Problems
Units with 4 wheel disk brakes may develop at situation where the park brake does not hold as it should. Our technicians tell us this can be caused by worn park brake shoes located inside the drum section of the rear brake disks. The worn shoes should be replaced and properly adjusted to correct this issue.
The daytime running lights are prone to burning out. Our technicians tell us that the light sockets may show signs of heat damage but usually are OK. Always be sure to use the correct replacement bulb for the best life expectancy. The new bulb recommendation for 2001-2003 models is #4114K (trade number).
2004 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 Questions
2004 silverado 3500-diesel-I have dropped the fuel tank ad pump is not there- I ran out of fuel-when put more in would not crank-battery is good and starter is turning motor fine-think its the pump?
I have white smoke out the exhaust only at idle. I checked antifreeze level and I know that is not burning that.
2004 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 Recalls
The retainer clip for the fuel rail pulse damper may fracture and allow the damper to come loose from the fuel rail. A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire. Dealers will replace the engine fuel rail pulse damper free of charge. The recall began August 31, 2006. The GM recall number is 06080.