Question about 1999 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Hi when I go to start car it acts like battery is dead I dont have lights but after a few minutes it will start with no problems
You need to get diagnostic codes. Seems your fuel/mix/ or accelerator are suffering from sensor issues.
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Had the same problem. There was something loose under the fuse box on the drivers side under the hood, If I moved it, the lights on the i/p and drl lights came on and it would start
Posted on May 18, 2009
Next time it won't start turn headlights on and see if they dim when you turn key to start, if they dim its most likely starter, if they don't dim possible starter switch, Have you tried to start it in neutral position? Try that, if it starts in neutral than its park neutral switch, if not could be starter switch, Just make sure you chk. all fuses and any relays associated with ignition first.
Posted on Feb 15, 2009
first try to check the fuse of the ignition if it is ok or clean coz some times when it has a corrosion it has the tendency of having a delayed power transmital . if it is fine then check the starter relay if it is good coz it also having a power surge so you have a delayed power to your starte...
Posted on Apr 21, 2009
SOURCE: 1999 chevy lumina will not start
If you crank the engine with the headlights on and the lights do not go dim there is no current going to the starter. This could be;
Posted on May 25, 2009
check battery voltage when you turn off car. it should be 12.5 volts.if drops 11.0 volts the battery is got a weak cell in it.i bought a sears die hard battery it last 2 years the battery had a defect .it had a bad cell it short out the battery.check alternator wires for defects.
Posted on May 29, 2009
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