Chevrolet 1500 Pickup Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Chevrolet 1500 Pickup
- Antifreeze in the combustion chamber and engine oil?
- My truck does not burn oil. But the valve seals do need replacing according to my mechanic. So the tail pipe blows a little white smoke when first starting the truck. Now that winter is here, warer drips from the tail pipe with the appearance of steam.
- where is the fuel filter on my truck so that I can replace it.
- Eng. Starts but goes dead at once just like you turn it off
- Heater valve location? 5.7 ltr, V8. 4WD
Chevrolet 1500 Pickup Problems
The inside and outside door handles a prone to breaking. Commonly broken handles cannot be repaired, they will require replacement.
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 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 Questions
So I am working on a 1995 Chevy 1500 with 5.7L. Complaint: Running rough, running hot, and loosing antifreeze.
You can physically see antifreeze dripping out of the exhaust and has white smoke coming from the tail pipe. I performed a compression test on all the cylinders thinking that if it w...
What kind of product can I use to safety to add to my oil change to help with the seals until I have the money to replace the seals? At the leading auto parts stores I've found products on the shelves to help soften dried out seals.... Should I add the additive with my next oil change?... Tha...
My truck runs great. Bought it from an 85 year old cranky lady with 111 thousand miles. I've replaced the belts, hoses, and radiator. The truck isn't pretty on the outside. was used as a farm truck. It now has 128,000 miles on it after 2years of ownership.
Chevrolet 1500 Pickup Reviews
i have a 95 chevy 1500 the fuel gauge is bouncing up and down, and also when try to shift into 4wd it grinds already changed the front acuator any suggestions on a fix?
The driver side door will not close tight use to have to slam it really hard. now it wont close tight no matter what. How can this problem be solved.
I love mi truck but i need to repair the radio