2002 GMC Savana 1500 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2002 GMC Savana 1500
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2002 GMC Savana 1500 ProblemsCheck Engine Light Due to Gas Cap Issue
A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.
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.
The spark plugs should be replaced every 100,000 miles. Our technicians recommend replacing the spark plug wires also at this time.
2002 GMC Savana 1500 QuestionsEngine turns over fine but won't fire. (1 answer)
Turns over about 30-40 times than fires once but won't start. Won't even fire on starting fluid.
Put in new starter and new ignition. After fuel pump and filter ran but would cut out. We had an oil change and we had to add over two quarts of oil while on a trip. What else can we fix to make it run?
2002 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.