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Check engine light and stalling seems to be slipping out of gear.

1995 GMC Yukon check engine light comes on, seems to make a grinding/rattling sound at times. Recently a new problem started, it seemed to be running just fine then suddenly the RPM's went up to around 4000 but I wasn't able to get past 30 mph. It seems to be slipping out of gear, but I'm not sure. I would turn off the truck and start it up again and it would run for about a minute or so then do the same thing. I had someone look at it, they said it sounded like a gear tooth was broken or not catching somewhere but after about two hours of what they said was fixing it the truck is still doing the same thing.

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  • kjohnson95 May 15, 2009

    It has been scanned but I don't have the code for it. I don't even remember him giving me one. Do I need to have it rescanned and see what codes come up before I can really tell what the problem is?

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You said the check engine light is on. Have you had it scanned? What is the code number?

Posted on May 15, 2009

  • Clint Smock
    Clint Smock May 15, 2009

    What engine and what fuel system?

  • Clint Smock
    Clint Smock May 15, 2009

    It would make it easier to diagnose. Do you know if it is OBD 1 or 2? If it is 1 you can retrieve the codes with a paper clip. If it is 2, take it to autozone, they will scan it for free and give you the code.

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