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1996 Chevrolet Silverado fuel system problems

fuel system problem

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1996 Chevrolet Silverado Owner Comments

problem #3

Jul 012002

Silverado 4WD

  • miles


Intermittent problem, engine misfire at start, very rough idle, suspect poppet valve stick, obd code reads misfire on 6. dealer charges $50 to read and says to use fuel injection cleaner. Cannot get it to dealer when it does it and they will not repair solely on error code. This has failed over 6 times. Shut motor down and let it sit for a while and it restarts just fine.,

- Martinez, CA, USA

problem #2

Dec 122001

Silverado Diesel

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Injection pump has failed twice, causing consumer to push vehicle out of traffic. First time GMC put a new part on and vehicle lost brakes when pulling out into a intersection. GMC is not considering assisting consumer because there are too many miles, and money will not be spent to investigate. New part is failing faster than the old.

- Townsend, GA, USA

problem #1

Feb 262001


  • miles
Engine stalled intermittently, and on four occasions vehicle has surged forward in heavy traffic. Vehicle been in dealer shop on two occasions, and had fuel injector replaced, but problem would reoccur. Feel free to provide any further details on this matter.

- Valleyview, TX, USA

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