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1990 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Problems

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Most Common 1990 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Problems

The power door lock actuators may become slow to operate or stop working completely and require replacement.
The anti-lock brake system (ABS) front wheel speed sensors are prone to failure. When a sensor fails, the ABS warning light may illuminate and/or the ABS system may activate erratically.
The intake manifold gasket may develop an external engine oil or coolant leak. In some cases, an internal coolant leak may occur causing coolant to mix with the engine oil. Running the engine with...
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1 Known 1990 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Brakes Problem

The anti-lock brake system (ABS) front wheel speed sensors are prone to failure. When a sensor fails, the ABS warning light may illuminate and/or the ABS system may activate erratically.

2 Known 1990 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Drive Train Problems

Our technicians highly recommend that the transmission is serviced every 30,000 miles to avoid problems and maintain optimal operating order.
The rear axle bearings have been known to wear grooves in the rear axle shafts, creating a grinding noise and leaky axle seals. An indication that this problem has occurred is axle fluid leaking ...

0 Known 1990 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Electrical & Lights Problems

5 Known 1990 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Engine Problems

The intake manifold gasket may develop an external engine oil or coolant leak. In some cases, an internal coolant leak may occur causing coolant to mix with the engine oil. Running the engine with...
The injection system may need to be adjusted more frequently than recommended.
A coolant leak may develop form the Intake manifold gasket causing overheating complaints. The coolant leak may be internal allowing coolant to mix with the engine oil, this condition can result in...

0 Known 1990 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Exhaust & Emissions Problems

0 Known 1990 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known 1990 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Maintenance Problems

1 Known 1990 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Miscellaneous Problem

The power door lock actuators may become slow to operate or stop working completely and require replacement.

1 Known 1990 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Suspension & Steering Problem

The pitman arm and/or lower ball joints may wear causing loose steering and alignment issues. Replacement of worn components will be necessary before the alignment can be properly set to specific...

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Known 1990 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Problems & Complaints

The power door lock actuators may become slow to operate or stop working completely and require replacement.
The rear axle bearings have been known to wear grooves in the rear axle shafts, creating a grinding noise and leaky axle seals. An indication that this problem has occurred is axle fluid leaking ...
The anti-lock brake system (ABS) front wheel speed sensors are prone to failure. When a sensor fails, the ABS warning light may illuminate and/or the ABS system may activate erratically.
The intake manifold gasket may develop an external engine oil or coolant leak. In some cases, an internal coolant leak may occur causing coolant to mix with the engine oil. Running the engine with...
Our technicians highly recommend that the transmission is serviced every 30,000 miles to avoid problems and maintain optimal operating order.
A coolant leak may develop form the Intake manifold gasket causing overheating complaints. The coolant leak may be internal allowing coolant to mix with the engine oil, this condition can result in...
The pitman arm and/or lower ball joints may wear causing loose steering and alignment issues. Replacement of worn components will be necessary before the alignment can be properly set to specific...
The distributors can go bad and set a trouble code; they should be replaced.
The injection system may need to be adjusted more frequently than recommended.
Faulty glow plugs and incorrect wiring to the glow plugs have been known to cause "hard start" problems.
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