1990 Suzuki Sidekick Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1990 Suzuki Sidekick
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1990 Suzuki Sidekick ProblemsEngine Oil Leak From Front Crankshaft Seal
An engine oil leak may develop from the front crankshaft seal due to hardening of the rubber seal. There is a revised seal and sleeve available to correct this concern. Our technicians tell us that changing the oil every 3000 miles may help prolong seal life.
A hesitation on acceleration may be caused by a failing throttle position sensor (TPS). If the problem is confirmed to be a failed TPS replacement of the failed sensor will be required.
A whine type noise may be noted from the automatic transmission at speeds above 50mph. Our technicians tell the that transmission dis-assembly is required to replace the components causing the noise with revised parts.
1990 Suzuki Sidekick QuestionsWhat is required if I put a vw turbo diesel in my Suzuki to get smog legal. (2 answers)
This is 1989 Suzuki sidekick 2 door 5 speed 4x4
i have a 89 suzuki sidekcik 1.6 ltr with ac 2 sp automatic. I need to replce the heater core sine it doe not blow hot air. The ac works great but I need heat. I would like to do this myself since budget is a huge deal. Thanks Ray