Chevrolet 3500 Pickup Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Chevrolet 3500 Pickup
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Chevrolet 3500 Pickup ProblemsEngine Misfire Due to Worn Valve Seat
The engine may develop a misfire due to worn valve seats. This fault will cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate. Our technicians tell us the misfire may or may not be felt while driving. They further recommend that both cylinder heads be removed and thoroughly inspected and repaired as necessary.
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.
A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.
Chevrolet 3500 Pickup QuestionsSome idiot put gearing oil in the clutch cylinder after changing the clutch now (1 answer)
truck runs good at 60 mph but going up grade slows down and misfires. can I drive truck for awhile without wrecking engine?
Chevrolet 3500 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 easy entry recliner seat operation may allow fingers or hands to get caught and pinched within the recliner mechanism. Dealers will install a protective cover over the recliner mechanism free of charge to resolve the concern.