1997 GMC 3500 Pickup Repair and Maintenance
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1997 GMC 3500 Pickup ProblemsPower Brake Units May Leak Fluid From Hydro-Boost Unit
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.
The inside and outside door handles are prone to breaking.
The power door lock actuators may become slow to operate or stop working completely and require replacement.
1997 GMC 3500 Pickup QuestionsI replaced in-line fuel filter,did't solve problem.where is oxygen censor locate (1 answer)
the truck started shutting off ,like it was'nt getting fuel,so i replaced fuel in-line filter,worked one day ,then started spitting & idling irratic & shuts off,so i'm trying to locate problem,is it the fuel pump or maybe the oxygen censor & where are they located? need advice...
warning light went on and meter indicated discharge when I started ignition.
when i turn the ignition on starter does not engage.
1997 GMC 3500 Pickup RecallsReclining Seats Create Pinch Hazard
The easy entry recliner seat operation may allow fingers or hands to get caught and pinched within the recliner mechanism. Dealers will install a protective cover over the recliner mechanism free of charge to resolve the concern.