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My 99 chevy silverado 5.3 starts then dies any ideas why?

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SOURCE: Heater/ac switch speeds 1 and 2 don not work in 99 Silverado

you need a resister found under your air duct by the passenger floor under dash board auto zone sells these for about 25.00 you may as well buy cabin air filters while your at it . 1 of the screws will be a pain to install back into the duct work I left mine out didn,t make a difference . you might have to order it as they are a comman item oh you will need a vacuum to clean up mess from cabin air filters .this is not a hard job .

Posted on Feb 28, 2009

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SOURCE: 99 chevy silverado fuel gage malfunctions

What cases this is a bad signal from your sening unit in the gas tank. Before you go out tearing that apart check the wire harness from the tank to the frame. The wire's may have a break in it and Good luck

Posted on Apr 06, 2009

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SOURCE: my 99 chevy silverado power window stoped working

This would more than likely NOT be a sensor problem.

In replacing the hinges you more than likely disrupted the wires that run from the cab into the door, causing a ground, pinching a wire or in some way causing no power to get through one of the wires. There is a rubber boot that runs between the door and the cab, pull it back and have someone hold the button in the down position. Then wiggle the wires until the window moves. That truck will have defog mirrors on it more than likeley so there will be plenty of wires to wiggle. When you find the problem wire simply cut the problem area, replace it with an end to end connector (**** connector) and seal it with silicone. If it is not one of the wires, you more than likely had a wire come off inside the door. (depends on how much you horsed it when you were changing those hinges) Thats where i'd start.

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Posted on Jun 05, 2009

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SOURCE: 99 silverado 5.3 new fuel pump and filter

Pull the vaccum line from the regulator to see if it smells like fuel. If so then the regulator needs replacing.

Posted on Dec 14, 2009

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SOURCE: 99 chevy silverado 1500 running lights.....

pull the relay out from the fuse box under the hood
drl relay. done

Posted on Jan 18, 2010

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