Last post on May 10, 2013 at 1:58 PM
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#3665 of 3674 Re: 2001 chevy Blazer brake pedal [fixitman]
May 08, 2012 (12:53 pm)
Thank you. We will try that.
#3667 of 3674 Re: 2001 chevy Blazer brake pedal [fixitman]
May 11, 2012 (12:19 pm)
OK, the multifunction switch has fixed the problems. They do tell me that the right blinker is blinking too fast (this is the one that didn't work at all prior to the multifunction switch replacement). Thank you again for your help.
#3668 of 3674 new problem with 2001 blazer
Oct 01, 2012 (1:14 pm)
New problem now, when I turn on the blazer, sometimes the radio light, direction and temp light and dashboard lights work, sometimes they don't. Sometimes they will turn on after I've driven awhile. What could this be?
#3669 of 3674 Re: new problem with 2001 blazer [mflorea]
Oct 01, 2012 (7:20 pm)
My first guess would be a dying ignition switch. Do the lights come on when you turn the key on, but before you start? Do all the warning lights come on then, or just some of them? Do the gauges work properly all the time?
#3670 of 3674 Re: new problem with 2001 blazer [johnss10]
Oct 02, 2012 (10:09 am)
Just had the ignition switch replaced a few months ago, along with the multi-purpose switch. Yes all lights work before starting. Sometimes they work after starting, but about half the time. All the gauges are working correctly. Could it possibly be a short in the new ignition switch?
#3671 of 3674 Re: 2001 GMC GIMMY STARTING ISSUES! [ronna767]
Oct 13, 2012 (6:42 am)
check out this site, new rockies.com, they have a security bypass module , they say is easy to install. readabout the issues and ill bet the TDM will be the cause of all these GMC starting and stalling issues.
#3672 of 3674 Re: 4WD does not work [impalacab]
Nov 23, 2012 (11:20 am)
Hello I saw your old post my son has a 96 GMC Jimmy that is having the same problem. I was curious if you ever figured it out? Thanks md
#3673 of 3674 Re: Brake Problems 1999 Chevrolet Blazer [repairdog]
May 10, 2013 (12:21 pm)
I have a Kelsey hayes 310 on my 1995 chevy Cheyenne c3500hd truck but can't get the rear brakes to bleed how do I get the abs motor to engage and self bleed? I tried to use the dirt road method and it didn't work although I hear the motor engage and run for a few seconds each time I hit the brakes. Do you have any ideas? The garage wants $150.00 to bleed the brakes and I am not working....otherwise I would gladly pay that.
#3674 of 3674 Re: Brake Problems 1999 Chevrolet Blazer [awklees]
May 10, 2013 (1:58 pm)
I have a 1991 S10 Blazer with the EBC4 ABS and the only way to bleed the brakes is to use a GM Tech 1 scan tool and cycle the modulator as you bleed it.Then bleed the brakes in the normal manner.
I have never found a auto repair shop that still had a GM Tech 1 scan tool. I am sure repair shops use the "slam the brakes on a gravel road" method to bleed the ABS modulator. Did you ever wonder why repair shops will not let you watch them work on your car?
The ABS brakes the later models is much improved over the first EBC4 4WAL brake system. Repair shops should have the correct tools to bleed those brakes.