1997 GMC Savana 1500 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 GMC Savana 1500

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1997 GMC Savana 1500 Problems

Check Engine Light Due to Gas Cap Issue

A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.

Check Engine Light Due to Engine Misfire

The engine may develop a misfire due to worn valve seats. This fault will cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate. Our technicians tell us the misfire may or may not be felt while driving. They further recommend that both cylinder heads be removed and thoroughly inspected and repaired as necessary.

Replace spark plugs every 100,000 miles

The spark plugs should be replaced every 100,000 miles. Our technicians recommend replacing the spark plug wires also at this time.

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1997 GMC Savana 1500 Questions

Air flow from heater stops. Stopping and restarting engine usually fixes. (2 answers)

Happens intermittently. Suddenly no air flow from any vents. No heat or AC.

where is the egr valve located on my 97 gmc savanna van? (2 answers)

vehicle is emitting strong gas fumes when running. no loss of power but gas is burning fast

how do i change my flywheel on my GMC Savana 1500 5.7L? (2 answers)

I need to change the flywheel on my GMC Savana 1500. Are there any schematics that show how to do this? thanks.

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1997 GMC Savana 1500 Recalls

Handicap Conversion Vehicles: Wheel Chairs Not Secure In Retractors

The retractor that secures a wheel chair in a handicapped conversion vehicle may be ineffective. Dealers will inspect and replace the wheel chair securement retractors as necessary to resolve the concern.

Recall 00V110000
PASSENGER VANS. THESE VANS EXPERIENCE FUEL ODORS OR LEAKAGE.

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