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My engine light came on, was solid then started blinking. I contacted OnStar for a diagonostic and was told I have a problem with the fuel delivery system. Was out of town, so I got it to the closest dealership. The next morning, the mechanic said I had trash in the fuel injectors and 4 of them would have to be replaced. He also said he would have to pull the tank and replace the filter in the tank. Total cost $1500!!!! I questioned him on how "trash" could clog up the injectors if there is a filter. He said corrosion from the fuel line. It was my understanding that fuel lines are stainless steel (this is a 2004 Silvarado). He also said I was supposed to pull the tank and replace that filter every 25,000 miles. Pull the tank every 25,000 miles?? Am I getting ripped off??

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  • rob_bryant May 11, 2009

    This is for a 2004 Chevy Silvarado 1500 LS 4WD, not a 2005.

  • rob_bryant May 11, 2009

    Why would they design the thing where you have to pull the tank??

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No you are not getting ripped off its called preventative maintance as the fuel in todays world is full of **** and water it needs to be done good luck lindz

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