Chevrolet S10 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Chevrolet S10
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Chevrolet S10 ProblemsSerpentine Belt Tensioner May Fail
The serpentine belt tensioner can fail; it may become noisy and/or the belt may jump off. Replacement of the failed tensioner will be necessary.
The electrical contacts in the ignition switch may fail and result in erratic instrument panel gauge operation or illumination of the Check Engine Light. A failed ignition switch will require replacement.
Chevrolet S10 QuestionsMy s-10 is a 1989\ 2.5 eng. Too much fuel going into the throttle body. (1 answer)
Dumping into the cylinders. I replaced map, pressure regulator, changed the injector.
Fluid is good..
I was thinking it was the fule pump.
Chevrolet S10 RecallsAir Bag Labels May Be Incorrect
Vehicles may have an air bag warning label with incorrect statements. This is against the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard. Owners will be sent corrected labels and installation instructions. The recall began June 4, 2004. The GM recall number is 04021.
The payload as listed on the vehicle certification label exceeds the actual limitations of the vehicle. If the weight limitations of the vehicle are exceeded, the vehicle will not operate as designed, and may cause a safety issue. Owners will be sent a revised vehicle certification label that is accurate.