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1997 CHEVY PU STEERING ****
when you have problems as dangerous as this described , take it to an accredited power steering professional shop and have it properly diagnosed
a "fix" by a local mechanic may just lull you onto a false sense of security that will be disastrous at the wrong time
on Oct 30, 2017
1997 c1500 4.3L
This sounds like your turn signal relay is sticking. If it is sticking it does not matter the position of your turn signal arm. Check the relay. It will be in your fuse box under the hood.
on Oct 23, 2017
1997 chevrolet 1500. Fuel pump is working with
I don't know liter size of engine? I need fuel pressure spec?
If you have the spider fuel system, that system is noted for problems. Usually the start up fuel pressure is 60--66 psi, after it is running, it will run with less pressure.
There used to be service bulletin on the spider fuel system for sticking poppet valves on first start up of the morning. Then it would usually run fine the rest of the day. The fix was to clean the poppet valves. The cleaning procedure I saw was a shop procedure.
If it isn't a fuel issue, engine cranking, the vehicle systems get battery voltage, engine running the systems get alternator voltage, that can be several volt difference. Any applicable trouble codes?
on Jun 01, 2017
Replace oil pan gaqsket
put truck on lift or jack stands. Do not attempt on jacks, that's how people get killed.
Unbolt all of the bolts holding the pan on.
remove gasket leftovers from pan and block
place gasket on pan, and bolt it up.
on Jun 09, 2015
1997 chevrolet c1500 engine start and has a miafire
The easiest way to track down a miss fire is to use a pyometer on the exhaust ports to see which one is not firing. When you have which cylinder is not firing you can check and make sure that plug is firing, if the fuel injector is metering, or if that cylinder is low on compression.
on Jun 05, 2015
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