Power brake systems using "hydro-boost" may leak power steering fluid from the hydro-boost unit located behind the brake master cylinder. Replacement of the hydro-boost unit is the common repair to correct this concern.
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1999 Chevrolet Suburban 2500
1999 Chevrolet Suburban 2500 Problems
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.
Extended life coolant may become contaminated and require cooling system service before the recommended 100,000 miles.
Our technicians recommend flushing the brake fluid every 60,000 miles. Brake fluid that is dirty may cause problems in the brake system.
The fuel pump may fail causing the engine to stall and not restart. Our technicians recommend replacing the fuel filter every 30,000 miles to help prevent undue strain on the fuel pump.
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1999 Chevrolet Suburban 2500 Questions and Answers
where is the fuel pressure regulator and how do I replace it?
why will my transmission not shift out of 1st gear unless i let off the gas and i have to be above 20 mph?
what is the specs. pressure from fuel electric pump
no engine light codes.I am guessing A vacuum builds in the gas tank and when released within 5 min of turning off a "ping" sound is heard that resembles what I think is the gas tank resum...
1999 Chevrolet Suburban 2500 Reviews
we have three burbs. 94,99, 2010 all 2500's. the 99 has a 7.4 and it now has 107000. the 94 has a 5.7 and 197000. great rigs and no ( dumb ) problems. basic maintenance and we take care of all of our things. some had problems but all car and trucks have their problem childs. take care of them and they will take care of you. father-in-law has over 200000 on one and 150000 on another. best gm trucks ever built. the 2010 is just plain heavy duty and will last the rest of my life. good job gm...............