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 ProblemsOne or More Rear Lights May Not Work
The tail light wiring harness in the cargo area is not protected very well. As a result it may become damaged due to normal wear a tear. This damage can causing some or all of the rear lights to stop working.
Various electrical components under the front carpet/rubber mat may become damaged if excess water is used to clean the rear cargo area.
1997 GMC Savana 1500 QuestionsWhy does my van occasionally run rough and/or stall? (1 answer)
Runs like a champ but intermittently runs rough, stalls. Code initially said multiple misfires. New Dist, cap,rotor,cam,crank. Same results...
Happens intermittently. Suddenly no air flow from any vents. No heat or AC.
vehicle is emitting strong gas fumes when running. no loss of power but gas is burning fast
1997 GMC Savana 1500 RecallsHandicap 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.