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.Google+
Car Problem Reports
Chevrolet 1500 Pickup Internal Faults in Distributor Can Cause Engine Problems
Chevrolet 1500 Pickup Problem
Engines Affected: 4.3L V6, 5.7L V8
Average Mileage: 99,000 mi (91,000 mi - 107,000 mi)
Visitor, 1996 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup, 4.3L V6
Low idling in park, almost diying, sluggish start and almost life my transmission is weak or going out, but still goes in all gears.
Visitor, 1992 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup, 5.7L V8, 91,000 mi
Squealing sound coming from distributor. Shortly thereafter, the pickup stalled and I had to replace the distributor to correct the problem.
Visitor, 1995 Chevrolet 1500 Pickup, 5.7L V8, 107,000 mi
idels fine but when you give it gas it spits & sputters.