Common questions

Why does my truck die at stop signs?

Why does my truck die at stop signs?

Clogged or restricted EGR Valve: If your EGR valve is clogged, dirty, or defective it can cause your car to stall, idle erratically, or sputter, depending on whether it is stuck open or closed.

Why does my Chevy Silverado start and then die?

Shane the truck is shuting itself down either killing the fuel or the ign. it starts strong and then dies if It was the intake manifold gasket it would not run fine when it was running rite?

What should I do if my 2000 Chevy Silverado dies?

2000 chevy silverado starts then dies repeatedly has a new fuel pump fuel pressure regulater and mass air senser 2000 chevy silverado starts then dies repeatedly has a new fuel pump fuel pressure regulater and mass air senser – Answered by a verified Chevy Mechanic We use cookies to give you the best possible experience on our website.

When does the telltale turn off on a Chevy Silverado?

Observe the SECURITY telltale, after approximately 10 minutes the telltale will turn OFF. Turn OFF the ignition, and wait 5 seconds.

What causes a Chevy C / K to stop running?

A leaky fuel pump will drain the line up to the carb, but about 15 seconds of cranking will fill the line again. 2. A sticking mechanical choke or a bad electric choke. Try; when you return to your truck from the Quicky Mart, put the accelerator slowly all the way to the floor, let your foot up slowly and then crank the engine.

Why is my Chevy S10 stalling at stoplights?

These were just some of the most common ones. A dirty throttle body can lead to stalling in your S10. If you let off of the gas coming to a stoplight and it stalls for a second or two and recovers itself, it very well could be a dirty throttle body that is causing the problem.

Why did my Chevy Equinox die at a red light?

The symptoms were the same – dying when stopping and running rough when cold started. Recall 11195A. The fix for the 2011 was reprogramming the ECM and replacing the cam shaft solenoids. It seems this is part of the variable valve timing.

Why does my Chevy Equinox shut off when I step on the gas?

Dirty or defective idle control valve: The idle control valve controls the amount of air that goes into the engine, which allows the computer to maintain the proper engine speed. When an idle control valve becomes contaminated or stuck, it may lead to an unsteady and rough idle.

Why does my Chevy Aveo stall when I push the gas?

Here are some of the more common causes of an engine timing problem: VVT Problem – Many modern engines are equipped with Variable Valve Timing. This allows for the engine to be in the “sweet spot” of power or economy depending on how hard you are pushing the gas pedal.

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