2003 GMC Savana 3500 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2003 GMC Savana 3500
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2003 GMC Savana 3500 ProblemsFuel 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.
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.
2003 GMC Savana 3500 QuestionsBattery gage what should it run at? (1 answer)
My van shakes from the rear violenltly and the faster I go the harder it shakes. I've had all tires balanced an rotated and replaced the shocks.
2003 GMC Savana 3500 RecallsFuel 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.
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.