1994 GMC Vandura 3500 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1994 GMC Vandura 3500

1994 GMC Vandura 3500 Problems

Idling Problems Due to Vacuum Leak in Throttle Body Gasket

An engine vacuum leak may develop from the throttle body gasket causing a higher than normal idle speed. Failed gaskets should be replaced.

Internal Faults in Distributor Can Cause Engine Problems

The distributor may develop internal faults. This can cause a rough running engine or stalling condition, the Check Engine Light may or may not illuminate. Our technicians tell us that the distributor should be overhauled or replaced to correct this concern.

Leaking Water Pump May Cause Coolant Loss and Overheating

A coolant leak may develop from the water pump. This can result in an engine overheating condition. A leaking water pump will require replacement.

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1994 GMC Vandura 3500 Questions

My truck will not shift when its cold. (1 answer)

When I start my truck in the morning it will not shift out of low gear. when it gets to 170 degrees I can shut the truck off and turn it back on and it will shift normally. But if I do not shut the truck off it will not come out of low gear.

wha is the timing? (1 answer)

when i goin the the hiway and is an slope , the speed go down drasticly from 65 to 35 mph., lus power..

Over-heating and coolant blow-out through overflow (1 answer)

Our van will overheat frequently and VOMIT out anti-freeze through the overflow. Very annoying. I don't think it's the head gasket, as it doesn't do it constantly.... Thermostat? Water pump? Something else?

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