1998 GMC Envoy Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1998 GMC Envoy

1998 GMC Envoy Problems

Electrical contacts in the ignition switch may fail

The electrical contacts in the ignition switch may fail and result in erratic instrument panel gauge operation or illumination of the Check Engine (SES) Light.

Replace Fuel Filter Every 30,000 to Prevent Fuel Pump Failure

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.

Check Engine Light Due to Gas Cap Issue

Illumination of the Check Engine Light can be caused by a loose or worn gas cap.

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1998 GMC Envoy Questions

I have a high idle problem that I can't resolve. (1 answer)

I am experiencing a high idle problem with my 1998 GMC Envoy (Jimmy). It idles between 1500 and 2000. It is throwing the P0102 code, mass air flow sensor. I changed the mass sensor with no change. I then cleaned the throttle body and change the idle control valve, still no change in idle.I checke...

Why is my radiator leaking on driver side of truck? (1 answer)

My truck started to overheat, someone told me I needed antifreeze so after adding antifreeze it started to leak from underneath on driver side of vehicle. Why is that? Will it affect me driving?

MY TRUCK IS STUCK IN THE PARK GEAR AND UNABLE TO SHIFT OUT. WHAT COULD IT BE? (2 answers)

JUST STARTED,WENT TO THE STORE AND PARKED. CAME OUT STARTED IT AND WOULDN'T SHIFT PLAYED AROUND WITH IT AND GOT IT TO SHIFT. BROUGHT IT HOME AND PARKED. TRYED TO SHIFT IT OUT OF PARK AGAIN. SHIFT LEVER WOULD NOT SHIFT OUT OF PARK. DIDN'T TRY TO FORCE IT. IT IS A AUTOMATIC FLOOR SHIFT. OTH...

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1998 GMC Envoy Recalls

Recall 00V375000
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FMVSS NO. 201, "OCCUPANT PROTECTION IN INTERIOR IMPACTS." THESE VEHICLES HAVE A CONSOLE COVER/ARMREST CAM LATCH THAT COULD RELEASE AT LESS THAN THE REQUIRED LOAD OF THE STANDARD.
Recall 98V097001
THE DAYTIME RUNNING LIGHTS WERE BUILT WITH A CANDELA VALUE GREATER THAN 2,600, ARE LOCATED LESS THAN 100MM FROM THE TURN SIGNALS AND HAZARD WARNING LAMPS, AND ARE NOT DEACTIVATED WHEN THE TURN SIGNAL OR HAZARD WARNING LAMPS ARE ACTIVATED. THIS DOES NOT COMPLY WITH FMVSS NO. 108, "LAMPS, REFLECTI...

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