2003 GMC Savana 1500 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2003 GMC Savana 1500

2003 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.

Check Engine Light Due to Restricted Secondary Air Injection Check Valves

One or both secondary air injection check valves may become restricted causing poor air flow resulting in illumination of the Check Engine Light. It is often recommend to replace both check valves even if a fault code is set for only one bank of cylinders. Replacing only one valve may result in a return trip to the repair shop.

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.

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2003 GMC Savana 1500 Questions

What is the most likely reason that my turn signals don't work? Please. (1 answer)

Is there a recall on the paint? All the vans I see got paint issues. (1 answer)

All the paint just flakes off on the entire vehicle causing rust. Ain't cool at all.and this is on all the gmc savana and Chevy express. It looks like the manufacture forgot the paint hardener.

where the oil switch valve are located on the engine to be reinplace? (1 answer)

i have van GMC Savana 1500 8 cylinders with shaking wen its getting hot,i used diagnostic computer, it give me gasket intec i replaced it and still have the same problem,i nee to know where the oil switch is valve is located in the ingine

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2003 GMC Savana 1500 Recalls

Fuel Leak Due to Corrosion in Area Near Gas Cap

On vehicles equipped with a left side cargo door, water and road contaminants may become trapped in the protective conduit that covers the fuel filler pipe, which can cause the pipe to corrode. Significant corrosion may allow fuel to leak during refueling, and in the presence of an ignition source, this could cause a fire. Dealers will install a new fuel filler neck to correct this concern. The General Motors recall number is 12166.

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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