2001 GMC Savana 1500 Repair and Maintenance

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

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2001 GMC Savana 1500 Problems

The Fuel Pump May Fail Causing the Engine to Stall or Crank Over But Not Start

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.

Noise and/or Dead Battery Due to failed Alternator

The alternator may fail causing the battery to go dead. The charge light on the dash may or may not illuminate. The alternator may also develop an abnormal noise. A failed alternator will require replacement.

Check Engine Light Due to Gas Cap Issue

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

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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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