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 ProblemsTail 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.
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.
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.
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.