Question about 1996 Chevrolet K1500
Checked all sensors and changed out fuel pump (wouldn't start otherwise). Engine surges but drives ok @ driving speeds (except tranny won't shift into 3rd gear). The only thing I haven't tried is draining out the old gas - it smells terrible and refilling.
I had the same problem with my 96 Chevy 4.3. It idled rough enough to shake the truck at a stop. It revved up fine but sputtered on take off. My truck did not want to stay in overdrive because of the low rev. I changed cap, rotor, plugs, wires and this did nothing. Finally I took the intake off and found corrosion on the side intake gaskets near the rear of the engine causing a vacuum leak.
Posted on Nov 11, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Mar 29, 2015 | 1997 GMC Sierra
Dec 29, 2013 | 1993 Chevrolet S-10 Blazer
Apr 04, 2017 | 2005 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 2WD
Jan 09, 2011 | 1998 Chevrolet C1500
May 13, 2010 | 1999 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Nov 09, 2009 | 2003 Chevrolet Tahoe
Oct 21, 2009 | 2002 Chevrolet TrailBlazer
Oct 18, 2009 | 1999 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Dec 29, 2008 | 1994 Chevrolet S-10 Blazer
Nov 17, 2008 | 1995 Chevrolet Blazer
1,904 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: