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2000 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Question: replacing the intake manifold gaskets

 

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Visitor, Poughkeepsie, NY, March 02, 2010, 09:09

I am getting 2 Lean codes P0171 and P0174. My mechanic says that my intake manifold gaskets are leaking. After replacing them he says that I have to replace the drain and replace the oil. I thought that it was antifreeze that ran through the Manifold not oil. Oil in the valve covers. Thank you

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    March 02, 2010, 09:23
     Journeyman

    He probably just advising you that the oil needs changing as debris from the old intake manifold gasket has possibly gotten into the oil

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    Visitor, June 23, 2010, 21:30

    My 2000 GMC was throwing the same codes I found it was the fuel pump. My truck would run great most of the time I couldn't believe it was the problem. shop wanted 500 bucks i bought one on e-Bay & installed it myself problem gone cost 64 bucks

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