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#129 of 145 Chevy Venture won't start..??
Feb 01, 2013 (3:17 pm)
I have a issue with my van that i cannot for the life of me figure out. A week ago it was running great, I shut it off and it sat for 2 days in freezing temps. I go to start it and all it does is turn over and make popping noises from out of the engine. It sounds like it wants to start came pretty close a couple of times but it will not turn over at all. anyone have any advice?
#130 of 145 1997 chevy venture stalls and bog
Mar 07, 2013 (2:05 pm)
#131 of 145 1997 chevy venture stalls and bog
Mar 07, 2013 (2:05 pm)
1997 chevy venture idle perfect then drives 6-9 blocks when its cold, then it stalls and bog and turns off i have to pull over start up sometimes right away or sometimes i have to sit for a minute or 2 then it will start then drive a block or two and stall and bog out again i change fuel & air filter i dont know whats up it has 103,000 miles and there is no check engine light
#132 of 145 Re: 2003 Venture Van Stalling [kcamp0118]
Jun 18, 2013 (5:50 am)
Did you ever resolve this problem? I just bought a 2003 Venture and it has the same issue. It dies while driving, just the battery light comes on, starts again after a few minutes. New battery, motor and other parts in it. Did you ever get an answer that worked?
#133 of 145 Re: 2003 Venture Van Stalling [ebar1]
Jun 18, 2013 (6:20 am)
There was a wire underneath the brake pedal that was shorting out. They switched it out and it was fixed right away at the dealership. Had it at another garage for over two weeks prior to that with them trying to figure it out. Good luck and hope this helps.
#134 of 145 Re: 2003 Venture Van Stalling [kerrick1]
Jun 19, 2013 (6:59 am)
Thanks very much - I will check it out.
#135 of 145 Re: 2003 Venture Van Stalling [ebar1]
Jun 19, 2013 (9:00 am)
I had to replace the computer in mine to fix the problem.
I spend $2500+ trying to fix the problems for 2 years and never did.
Spent $844.66 for a new computer and reprogram at the dealership. Have not had a problem in several years now.
#136 of 145 stalling and hesitation
Jun 30, 2013 (5:41 pm)
Hi, I have a 98 chevy venture 3.4L with 190,000 miles. The problem I am having is that when i make a left turn, the van acts like it wants to shut off, and while i am sitting at a stop sign it lurches sometimes and other times it don't do anything wrong. What is the problem. It starts just fine, i don't hear any noises. All the fluids are fine. Any advise would be helpful.
#137 of 145 Re: stalling and hesitation [lwilliams68]
Jul 01, 2013 (9:18 am)
Hi - the best suggestion I found from someone here was that it was related to a wiring problem under the brake pedal. I have the same problem with my van - a 2003 Venture (no lurching though) - it just dies for no reason. I realized it was happening when stopped, when slowing or in the middle of a left turn. It doesn't happen often, but it is weird when it does. I'm waiting for an appointment to have it looked at but I suspect wiring is where the problem lies. Good luck with your van.