However, it can never be checked because it does not save it in the computer memory when the vehicle is turned off. Im not only one experiencing this problem I knew 3 people with 1899 and 2000 Silverados that have same exact problem with their fuel sending unit. A few extra trips this week and I'm well past 600. Through research on the internet, I realize these are very common on this vehicle and gm refuses to recall it. That's the perfect size in my opinion.
Chevy's are known for this problem, i just recently had the same problem and what you need to do is replace the fuel sending unit. Put a drain pan under the diff cover and remove the bolts and cover. According to Automotive Information Systems, areas of the truck showing moderate reliability problems for 1994 were the engine, transmission and driveline and brakes. Did have it do this once before but did not repeat until recently so I never had it checked out. So browse around our great selection of car parts and let's help with that auto repair or car upgrade! The gauge corrected after I added fuel. It indicated more gas than what was actually in the tank. The fuel pump will be located on the top of the tank and all you need to remove it is a punch and a hammer.
Remove pump assembly from the top of the gas tank. If you're changing a belt it's called the Serpentine belt and there is no timing involve … d. Regular cab - short wheelbase - 16. The fuel gauge is erratic and inaccurate. Watch this video for more information.
With gas and fuel prices constantly increasing with no end in sight, isn't it time to stop losing your hard earned money? Steering and suspension, climate control, starting and charging, and accessories showed minimal problems. I would recommend changing both axle seal while doing the job, because quite frankly, you will never be any closer. The truck can be in park or in drive. However, vehicle shut off on the railroad tracks, making it impossible for the consumer to clear the tracks. This video outlines replacement of the fuel pump module on a 2005 Chevy Silverado Pickup in under 1 hours time. The gauge only reads half a tank, regardless of the amount of fuel in the tank. This engine had a bore of 4.
Be sure to have a hydrolic jack underneath the tank to hol … d it up while you are unbolting the holding straps. It isn't like there is a packaging issue to use a bigger one. Im sure this is a defect. When you get the ring off the pump should just lift right out. In 1993, Chevy installed a 5. If you're 1500 has a 350 V8, most common it doesn't use a timing belt, it uses a timing chain instead, and you need to take the front cover off the engine to get to the timing chain. This engine had electronic fuel injection and two valves per cylinder.
First you have to disconnect the fuel lines and unplug the wiring plug from the pump which is located on top of the fuel tank. . The interior is fine, comfortable and durable. The fuel filter should be on the drivers side approx under the door, you will see fuel lines connected to it. I currently have a F150 that has a 36 gallon tank and having a decent sized tank is important to me for the range it provides. According to the owners manual available online at gmownercentral , a 2001 4.
I inquired at the dealer if there were any recalls and they said there was not. The standard engine was the 4. Its easier, cleaner, and will encourage a higher quality operation as you are working from the top of the vehicle instead of underneath. Safely prop the bed up with a board cut to length. The pump is held on by a ring with 3 little tabs sticking up.
If you are talking about pulling a holiday trailer … a few times a year, you can exceed this as long as you meet some requirements. Yet the engine was overhauled so it has little miles on the engine, it has a new frame, and everything is really solid, its just old. The vehicle was taken to the dealer for inspection. This is very dangerous and can leave drivers standed in very dangerous places, especially considering this is a 4x4 vehicle that my family and I use to get into very remote locations. After filling the vehicle up the fuel gauge will read empty, then jump to being full.
Vehicle had to be pushed. On my route tovgi camping after I leave town there arent any truck stops to pull in to Sent from my Samsung Galaxy S4 using Tapatalk 4 I don't know why you would want a larger tank, I have a 26 gallon tank in mine and I have gone over 800kms per tank on the last 2 tanks. If you are going to pull more than this on a regular basis, you will greatly shorten the life of the truck. I would be prepared to buy one from a wrecking yard to get more range. When installed in either the 2500 or the 3500 models, this engine generated 230 horsepower and 385 foot-pounds of torque.
I fear that I may run out of fuel at some point because of this. This two-door pickup measured 194 inches long by 77. The second problem is very serious also. Lock Ring Kit Included Sometimes, your factory parts are not optimal for the conditions you put your K1500 through. I might add that it helps if the tank is almost empty as it makes it much easier to handle. Look there for a possible answer. I did a search and see a discussion on fuel tanks in the motor oil thread, apparently related to diesel tanks.