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Chevrolet Silverado 1500, Chevrolet Silverado 2500, Chevrolet Silverado 3500, GMC Sierra 1500, GMC Sierra 2500, GMC Sierra 3500, Truck
Mar 05, 2012 (3:20 pm)
I have a 3/4 ton 4x4. And when I push the 4x4 high button to engage the 4wd I hear a switch or something. But the light just blinks and it never engages the transfer case. It does nothing in 4low either. What could be causing this .. Bad switch ?
#369 of 384 95 Sierra struck in garage
Mar 14, 2012 (3:51 pm)
Lightning hit the house and blew out sensors on garage and fried Garage door opener while the truck was inside. Truck wouldn't start. Replaced module on distributor and now starts and runs for a couple minutes then just dies. I can drive across the field and and turn it off. Then start it and run a short spurt again and turn it off. If I run it for more than a couple of minutes it dies and you cannot crank for some time. Hooked an OBDII to it and it says cannot communicate. I know they were transitioning to OBDII 95-96 and don't think the port below the steering wheel would fit if it didn't take OBDII. Any advice on fixing truck? Maybe fuel sensor? Not sure why it dies.
#370 of 384 4wd not shifting on the fly
Apr 30, 2012 (10:34 am)
#371 of 384 4wd not shifting on the fly
Apr 30, 2012 (10:34 am)
My 03 Silverado has ceased to shift on the fly. I've got the manual shifter on the floor and it just wont budge from 2wd to 4hi until I'm basically at a complete stop. It used to shift on the fly smoothly so I'm not sure what's going on...maybe a sensor or something? Any thoughts on where to start before I give in and take it to a shop?
#372 of 384 Re: 1993 gmc sierra wont go into 4x4 [chevy_main]
Jun 13, 2012 (3:30 am)
first thing you need to check is at the transfercase on the left top is a switch put truck in 4x4 with key in on possion unplug swich and jump with paper clip see if light comes on if not check for fire or voltage if not run a jumer wire from battery posative to wire light should come on if not let me know ill help you find the right problem without guessing and buying unessary parts plese excuse spelling im in a hurry
#373 of 384 Static in radio from bug guard
Aug 04, 2012 (2:26 pm)
does anyone else have a problem with static in the sound system due to the bug guard? Even when I turn the radio off, the static still comes through the speakers. If I remove the bug guard, the static goes away. Put the guard back on and the static returns. All of my friends with chevy trucks do not have this problem. I'm lost at why mine does it. HELP!!!!! Thanks in advance.... PS, This only happens when driving down the road. If I stop, it goes away, start driving again and it starts w/ static again. remove the bug guard and the static never comes back?????
#374 of 384 1980s Chevy 1500 4x4 Short Bed
Aug 27, 2012 (5:41 pm)
Where can I find a website or list, chart etc. of 4x4 curb weights ? I want to build a 4x4 for mud racing, starting w/ the most light weight 1/2 ton 4x4 out there (full size).
I heard the 1986 Chevy 1500 short bed was the lightest, but,,,can't verify this via LOTS of Google searches.
Can anyone point me to where to find "vintage" truck curb weights ?
#375 of 384 front axles
Aug 30, 2012 (10:03 am)
can i remove my front axles and 2wd untill i can afford to repair seals
#376 of 384 Re: 1993 gmc sierra wont go into 4x4 [carlmiller138]
Oct 02, 2012 (8:22 am)
I'm having the same problem, i have already replaced the accuater and checked all the fuses and still does not engage