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My GMC sierra starts and dies in 1 second but after maybe 10 minutes it starts up fine in a few days or a week it will do this again

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SOURCE: 1997 gmc sierra shuts off while driving

is the fuel pump the lift pump?

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Check the fuel cap!! If the vacuum relief is not working it can impede the fuel flow and cause the engine to shut down or not restart after a stop. Waiting usually gives things a chance to stabalize and the engine will restsrt. When this happens again try loosening the cap and see if the engine will restart.....If it restarts immediately, REPLACE the fuel cap..Do Not leave it loose because this will cause other problems. If it is not the fuel cap the problem may be the filter, the fuel pump, or aome other fuel system malfunction.

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THERMOSTAT REPLACE IF NOT SEE IF HOSES ARE CLOGGED SHOT OF AIR COULD HELP OR DISSCONNECT BATTERY CABLE 10-15 MIN CONNECT BACK TRY HEATER

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SOURCE: GMC Sierra A/C Stops Cooling After Driving a Few Minutes

It sounds like you either have an condensor fan problem or low freon. The condensor fan is near the radiator. In some cases the radiator fan doubles as the condensor fan. So look there too.

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