2001 GMC Savana 1500 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 GMC Savana 1500

2001 GMC Savana 1500 Problems

Tail Light Wiring in Cargo Area May be Damaged

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.

Fuel Level Sensor Failure

It is common for the fuel level sensor in the fuel tank read the fuel level incorrectly. The sensor must be replaced to correct the condition. Our technicians recommend having the complete fuel pump module replaced on high mileage vehicles.

Flush brake fluid every 60,000 miles

Our technicians recommend flushing the brake fluid every 60,000 miles.  Brake fluid that is dirty may cause problems in the brake system.

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2001 GMC Savana 1500 Questions

My Daytime Running Lights are Flashing On & Off repeatedly & Rapidly, Help !!! (1 answer)

But When I Manually Turn On the Headlights...The DRL's Stay On With Headlights? Anyone Know why? Thanks for your answer.

My Daytime Driving Headlights (both) are Flashing off & on Repeatedly, Rapidly. (2 answers)

This always happens while running. whether parked & running or while driving. BUT, If I turn my headlight switch ON-Manually...The Headlights (both), stop flashing and stay on. "What can be wrong?" Are the headlight wire harness' Blown? (Says Manual) or what? How Much should...

My van engine light iluminates and skipps. I had the spark plugs,plug wires, (2 answers)

distributor cap,rotor button, fuel filter and spider injector changed and it still skips. Had a computer hooked up to it and the first time it showed # 1 injector and that led me to change the spider injector,which did not do any good. Hooked it up to a computer again and said # 5 injector proble...

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2001 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.

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