Chevrolet 1500 Pickup Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Chevrolet 1500 Pickup
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Chevrolet 1500 Pickup ProblemsWindshield Wipers May Fail Due to Faulty Wiper Motor Control Board
The windshield wipers may not work intermittently due to a faulty wiper motor control board. Our technicians tell us that lightly taping on the wiper motor when the fault occurs should temporarily get the wipers working again. Some vehicles were recalled for this problem and some were not. You will need to check with your local dealer to find out if a specific vehicle was included.
The inside and outside door handles a prone to breaking. Commonly broken handles cannot be repaired, they will require replacement.
The intake manifold gasket may develop and external engine oil or coolant leak. In some cases, an internal coolant leak may occur causing coolant to mix with the engine oil. Our technicians tell us that operating the engine with a coolant/oil mix can result in internal engine damage. Replacing the intake manifold gasket should correct these leaks.
Chevrolet 1500 Pickup Questionscranks but wont start (1 answer)
fairly mechanically inclined. live in Alaska, yes its cold! so i drove to work, and when i got off work my truck would crank but not start, my buddy told me it was not getting fuel and i needed to change the pump. i changed the fuel pump relay and she fired right up! the next day it did the same ...
Relatively new motor, new heater core, new water pump, new thermostat(x3). New blend doors (operational i checked) head gaskets replaced and heads milled, hoses seem to get hot, upper hose on core from to p of engine seems to be hotter than the lower return to radiator. temp gauge never goes abov...
If the O2.sensor is bad how would I know
Chevrolet 1500 Pickup RecallsSeat Belts Not Proper For Vehicle
The seat belts installed on the vehicle may not meet proper federal requirements. Dealers will replace both front seat belts free of charge to resolve the concern.
The bolts that secure the seat recliner to the seat frame may loosen, fatigue and fracture, causing the seat back to recline suddenly. Dealers will remove all foam and fabric sandwiched between the recliner and frame, install washers between them, and install new bolts, tightening them to a higher torque specification free of charge to resolve the concern.
The fuel tank may rub on the body at the front inner corner, causing a noise and possible fuel tank damage resulting in leakage of fuel. Dealers will inspect the fuel tank for wear and install a spacer between the fuel tank and body, as well as replace leaking tanks free of charge to resolve the concern.