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Why does my Chevy S-10 not start up?

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Why does my Chevy S-10 not start up?

Once the truck starts and is running you can remove the jumper to the fuel pump and it will continue to run. The only thing i can think of is that you are not getting the priming signal to the fuel pump, that the ECM if faulty. It turns over fine.

Why does my fuel pump not turn on?

Well getting to start by adding fuel to the throttle body is not going to turn on some special switch that will send a signal to the pump and injectors. I’m sure you probably just have a bad fuel pump that doesn’t have enough pressure or volume to start the truck, but at running speed can keep up.

Is there a way to turn on the fuel pump?

There’s no way you have no signal, but then starting the truck by adding fuel will then turn on the injectors and pump. That’s just crazy. Good luck with that one. Once the truck starts and is running you can remove the jumper to the fuel pump and it will continue to run.

Once the truck starts and is running you can remove the jumper to the fuel pump and it will continue to run. The only thing i can think of is that you are not getting the priming signal to the fuel pump, that the ECM if faulty. It turns over fine.

Well getting to start by adding fuel to the throttle body is not going to turn on some special switch that will send a signal to the pump and injectors. I’m sure you probably just have a bad fuel pump that doesn’t have enough pressure or volume to start the truck, but at running speed can keep up.

There’s no way you have no signal, but then starting the truck by adding fuel will then turn on the injectors and pump. That’s just crazy. Good luck with that one. Once the truck starts and is running you can remove the jumper to the fuel pump and it will continue to run.

Is the fuel pump on my 93 S10 working?

Yes got a 93 S10 I was driving down the street it stopped working I put a new fuel pump in it and you feel filter and still no start is there anybody out there that can help me 13 people found this helpful.

What kind of engine does a 93 S10 have?

I have a 93 S10 4.3 Automatic 2wd, I was driving and it just died, before that the engine idled high then low then smoothed out. Could not hear fuel pump kicking on and had it towed home. Next day put a fuel pump in it and a fuel pump relay, cranked it up before I put bed back on it ran and idled fine.

Do you need a spark plug for a Chevy S10?

NOTE When performing the following tests, the vehicle’s battery must be fully charged. WARNING Never crank the engine or turn the ignition switch on with a high-tension spark plug wire or ignition coil wire disconnected.

Why does my Chevy S10 Pickup not start?

It still will not start. The first time I tested ICM terminal D, it gave a reading of >10v. Since the replacement of the PCM, it shows <1v at terminal D. This is still a No Spark condition. Last summer I replaced the fuel pump & filter, the spider fuel injection assembly, and the heads.

Yes got a 93 S10 I was driving down the street it stopped working I put a new fuel pump in it and you feel filter and still no start is there anybody out there that can help me 13 people found this helpful.

What’s the no spark condition on my Chevy S10?

The first time I tested ICM terminal D, it gave a reading of >10v. Since the replacement of the PCM, it shows <1v at terminal D. This is still a No Spark condition. Last summer I replaced the fuel pump & filter, the spider fuel injection assembly, and the heads.

What causes the fuel pump to not start?

The fuel pump is running and delivering normal pressure to the engine But, with all that working your engine still will not start. So, the most likely cause, is that the fuel injectors are probably not opening. The (PCM) uses the trigger signal from the crankshaft position sensor; and/or camshaft position sensor to pulse the injectors.

Why does my Chevy Silverado not start when hot?

A clogged fuel filter, dirty fuel injectors or weak fuel pump can result in too little fuel reaching the cylinder, causing poor fuel ignition and the need to depress the accelerator to assist starting. An engine that is difficult to start when hot can be caused by a clogged air filter restricting airflow to the intake.

What happens when the fuel pump goes out on a Chevy S10?

There are physical signs that you can feel when your S10’s fuel pump is going out. Before taking anything apart, check to see if your engine’s computer has any trouble codes saved in it. The engine may throw a P0087 trouble code. This trouble code detects that the fuel rail/system pressure is too low.

What does it mean when your truck won’t start?

So your truck won’t start because it doesn’t have enough power to fully energize the electromagnet inside the starter solenoid. The magnetic field keeps on failing, so the solenoid spring keeps on snapping back. That’s what is making the click-click-click noise you hear.

Why does my Chevy S10 won’t start?

While there are a variety of reasons your Chevrolet S10 won’t start, the most common 3 are a dead battery, an alternator problem, or failed starter.

What’s the problem with my Chevy 98 S10?

I have a Chevy 98 S10 2.2 Vortec already change the spark plugs the starter the alternator the battery the spark plugs already but it won’t start no crank to start it them i just turr the keys and the starter woeks good is all new but the motor doesn’t want like crank what could be the problem 40 people found this helpful.

What kind of engine does a 1996 Cheb S10 have?

52 people found this helpful. I have a 1996 cheb s10 4.3L v6 vortex, I change spark, wires,distributor, rotor button, fuel filter, crank sensor, cam sensor, when I tried to drive it. It would sputter and it will not accelerate, just more sputtering.

What can the issue be with a 1994 Chevy S10 Blazer?

I have problems with my 1994 Chevy s10 blazer. when I put the key in and turn it will NOT start right up. it will crank but not start. what can the issue be 154 people found this helpful. when it doesn’t start, you need to test fuel injectors for 12 volts and a pulse 31 people found this helpful. What about the ECM module.

Why is my Chevy S10 2.2 stalling?

Few days ago my wile driving my 1995 S10 2.2 I felt a little hesitation like it was time to change the spark plugs. just stop and id not want it to start at all. I check the fuel filter and visually check the gas pump flow and there is plenty of gas moving trough that area. Also check the sparks and they are all good. What else can it be? Ah!

Why does my GMC S15 stall at high idle?

In looking at the fuel injection, I can see the injectors stop injecting fuel. After it dies, it is very hard to restart unless it is left alone and cools a bit. If the IAC is unplugged, the engine will run at high idle fine. When plugged back in, the correct idle resumes and it may run a few seconds or a minute before it dies.

What causes a Chevy Silverado to stall at low speeds?

You might have a bad IAC valve. (idle air control valve) The PCM retracts the pintle in the valve constantly to maintain desired rpm idle, and rpm at low speeds. Its a 4 wire valve bolted on to the throttle body. If its a mechanical problem with the spring or pintle in the valve, it will not set a code for the IAC. If you decide to replace it.

Why is my Chevy S10 engine stalling out?

This can be caused by the fuel pump or fuel filter. If your Chevy S10’s engine timing is off, it’s going to stall out, misfire, and altogether not run properly. Here are some of the more common causes of an engine timing problem: VVT Problem – Many modern engines are equipped with Variable Valve Timing.

Why does my 1994 Chevy S-10 not start?

1994 Chevrolet S-10 4.3 tbi. I never get the signal to turn on the fuel pump or fire the injectors but if i poor gas in the intake once the truck starts it runs fine. Any ideas ? I have replaced the fuel pump relay oil pressure switch and computer.

In looking at the fuel injection, I can see the injectors stop injecting fuel. After it dies, it is very hard to restart unless it is left alone and cools a bit. If the IAC is unplugged, the engine will run at high idle fine. When plugged back in, the correct idle resumes and it may run a few seconds or a minute before it dies.

What kind of car stalls after engine heats up?

The Chevrolet Cavalier is a compact automobile produced from 1982 to 2005 by General Motors. car starts and runs fine until engine heats up to operating tempature, then it stalls, it will restart but keeps stalling until engine cools down. What can cause this? Answered!

What causes low fuel pressure in an engine?

1 Clogged Fuel Filter The fuel filter cleans the fuel entering the engine. 2 Bad Fuel Pump A bad fuel pump is probably the most common cause of low fuel pressure. 3 Bad Fuel Pressure Regulator The fuel pressure regulator controls the fuel pressure in the fuel rail.

Why did my brakes go out on my Chevy S10?

I have a 2003 chevy s10 pickup. I just lost my brakes the went out. I installed new brake lines and new vacuum hoses to power booster. I bled all brakes and have fluid in lines. When the truck is off and brake is pushed, its very stiff and hard to push down. If I start truck and push brake it’s very easy to push to floor.

Can a Chevy S10 stall at any time?

Stalls can happen at any time, and it can be incredibly jarring when it does happen. Before troubleshooting any automotive issue, including stalling issues with the S10, make sure that you check the vehicles trouble codes with an OBD2 scanner.

Why is the intake manifold weak on the S10?

The intake manifold gasket is notably weak on many S10 year models. While this not only can disrupt the air pressure and air flow of the intake manifold, which is not a welcome problem, it can also allow coolant to leak into the combustion chamber.

How much is a 2001 Chevy S10 extended cab?

Compare Year200220012000199919981997199619951994Year See Trade-in Value Used 2001 Chevrolet S10 Extended Cab Pickup Edit OptionsMileage: 142,653 4.2 Consumer Write a review View Gallery For Sale 103 Chevrolet S10 Extended Cab vehicles nationwide.

Where is the throttle position sensor on a Chevy S10?

Your Chevy S10 uses a series of complex sensors to report what is going on to the ECU. The ECU then uses this information to adjust the timing, air fuel mixture, and more. When one of them goes wrong, it can lead to stalling for sure. Throttle Position Sensor – The throttle position sensor is typically located on the gas pedal.

Why does my Chevy Silverado not accelerate when I push the gas?

If your Chevy Silverado won’t accelerate, that is a serious cause for concern. There are a lot of different reasons that can cause this. Diagnosing the issue can be narrowed down by whether the engine is still revving when you push the gas or not. There is a section for each scenario with likely causes for each.

What happens if the fuel pump relay fails?

If the fuel pump relay fails, the fuel pump will receive no power and will not operate, thus it will be silent. Always start with a visual inspection first before moving on to other tests, which will be specified below.

Where do you find the fuel pump relay?

When you shut off the ignition, it powers down the fuel pump. In most vehicles, the fuel pump relay can often be found in the fuse box in the engine bay, which is usually a long black box which contains fuel pump relay along with various other fuses and relays.

Why is my fuel pump relay not working?

I have replaced the fuel pump relay oil pressure switch and computer. If you’re not getting a signal for fuel, then you either have a faulty crank sensor, or bad ignition module. But the truck runs great until you cut it off. If you poor a little gas in the intake to get it started would that only effect the starting ? Ok.

When you shut off the ignition, it powers down the fuel pump. In most vehicles, the fuel pump relay can often be found in the fuse box in the engine bay, which is usually a long black box which contains fuel pump relay along with various other fuses and relays.

Where is the power wire on a Chevy fuel pump?

Want to make sure its a 5.7L engine with the classic style truck and not the new style truck with the 6.0L Right? On the fuel pump connector, the gray wire is the power wire. The thick black wire is the ground.

How to change fuel pump in 1998 Chevy S10?

36 people found this helpful. Change fuel pump change regulator relay switch is good pour gas in the intake and nothing happens at all either what is it 1998 chevy s10 pick up 4.3 v6 6 people found this helpful. Check for spark. Make sure all fuses and relays are good.

What to do if your S10 cranks won’t start?

(I know this is an old thread) Cranks but no start, added gas, still no start. Poured gas into intake, fired and ran until gas ran out. Bought fuel pressure tester, tested at 45 on rail but bled to zero in less than a minute. Bought fuel pump and pressure regulator to replace.

Can a bad fuel pump cause a car to not start?

Check fuel pump relay, ecm (computer) relay. It is not impossible that you got a bad fuel pump. If you can, have the fuel pressure tested. Even if there is fuel coming out, it must have the correct pressure. 17 people found this helpful. You should get something with starting fluid.

36 people found this helpful. Change fuel pump change regulator relay switch is good pour gas in the intake and nothing happens at all either what is it 1998 chevy s10 pick up 4.3 v6 6 people found this helpful. Check for spark. Make sure all fuses and relays are good.

(I know this is an old thread) Cranks but no start, added gas, still no start. Poured gas into intake, fired and ran until gas ran out. Bought fuel pressure tester, tested at 45 on rail but bled to zero in less than a minute. Bought fuel pump and pressure regulator to replace.

What to do if your S-10 won’t start?

Turn on the S-10’s headlights and attempt to start the truck. If the headlights do not dim, the ignition switch is defective. If the lights dim, the ignition switch is working properly as it sends power to the starter motor and solenoid. Proceed to the next step. Locate the starter motor and the starter solenoid.

What to do if your Chevy S-10 ignition switch is defective?

Turn on the S-10’s headlights and attempt to start the truck. If the headlights do not dim, the ignition switch is defective. If the lights dim, the ignition switch is working properly as it sends power to the starter motor and solenoid. Proceed to the next step.

Why does my car not start when I turn the key?

This condition is usually due a failed fuel pump, a failed ignition coil, a failed ignition control module, a failed crank sensor, etc… that lets the engine crank (turn over) but does not let it start. A No Crank Condition means that the engine is not turning over when you turn the key to crank the engine.

This condition is usually due a failed fuel pump, a failed ignition coil, a failed ignition control module, a failed crank sensor, etc… that lets the engine crank (turn over) but does not let it start. A No Crank Condition means that the engine is not turning over when you turn the key to crank the engine.

What does it mean when your car says no start?

A No Crank Condition means that the engine is not turning over when you turn the key to crank the engine. The most common problem, that causes this condition is a failed starter motor. If your vehicle is suffering a No Crank Condition, this tutorial may be a good starting point: How To Test The Starter Motor (GM 4.3L, 5.0L, 5.7L).

What does it mean when Your starter motor fails?

Starter motor failure produces one common symptom across all makes and models: When you turn the key, the starter solenoid will click, but the engine will not rotate. You also Read More

What does it mean when your car won’t start?

There are really two main ways that a vehicle will not start. The first and most common is when it won’t turn over. This just means that the engine doesn’t move when you turn the key. The second way that your S10 won’t start is when the engine turns when you engage the starter, but it won’t fire and run on its own.

What should I do about my 1998 Chevy S10?

Change fuel pump change regulator relay switch is good pour gas in the intake and nothing happens at all either what is it 1998 chevy s10 pick up 4.3 v6 6 people found this helpful. Check for spark. Make sure all fuses and relays are good. When was your last tune up?

What to do if your Chevy S10 dies?

The vehicle starts every time and will run from a few seconds to sometimes up to 15-20 minutes. Then it just dies like you turned the key off. I have replaced the fuel pump, filters, fuel pump relay, done a check of all vacumn lines, checked all electrical connections to the distributor, coil carb etc., to ensure they are properly seated.

Why does my 1998 S10 V6 stall out?

Sometimes after sitting overnight my 1998 s10 v6 4×4 manual transmission, will start up and in a split second lower the idle to almost nothing… sometimes it will stall out. It will start after 3 or four times after doing this.

Is there a leak in my Chevy S10?

The leak is showing up on the top front left part of my 4.3 Vortec Z engine.Like right next to the Thermostat housing.Is it possible the Lower intake Manifold could be leaking. the engine runs fine other than the leak. We have a 2000 S-10 with the same engine.

What causes engine to shut off and then start back up?

No warning lights come on and all the gauges are normal. I got the garage to scan computer and they said no codes were coming up. So the blazer starts fine and runs fine just shuts off whenever it feels like without warning. Any suggestions? Answer: This could be a problem of a failing fuel pump. This is pretty common on this truck.

What kind of engine does a 1992 GM S-10 have?

The lower steering column cover would need to come off to the access the switch. 1992 S-10 Pickup V6 4.3 4WD Vortec V6. GM Computer codes = no Got new battery installed. Truck ran fine never had problem until now truck cranks fine and strong also fuel pump starts for 2-3 seconds then turns off left for 2 days came back would not start.

What causes a GMC Jimmy 4.3 engine to die?

Gmc jimmy 4.3 will sometimes die while driving in highway when i let off the accelorater pedal. my 95 blazer when coming to a stop and braking it idles high and rough sounding and it sputters and will clink and clank as stoppung and almost dies no engine light on what could be causing this. Your engine may have a vacuum leak.

What kind of engine does a 97 Chevy S10 have?

I have a 97 2.2 liter s10 gets gas good spark but wont crank 13 people found this helpful. I have a 97 Chevy s10 4 cylinder, truck stalled on me while on the highway, had it towed to a shop i always go to, they did an inspection and tell me its the timing chain, and engine needs to be taken out or replaced.

When did the Chevy S-10 pickup truck come out?

The Chevrolet S-10 is a compact pickup truck that was produced by Chevrolet. It was the first domestically built compact pickup of the big three American automakers. When it was first introduced as a “quarter-ton pickup” in 1981 for the 1982 model year, the GMC version was known as the S-15 and later renamed the GMC Sonoma.

Can you repair a 1992 Chevy S10 pickup?

Repairable 1992 Chevy S10 pickup for only $500 by owner in Indiana. This small Chevy… New clutch! Truck has a few prob but is a clean truck fed dents and a new clutch needs the rings… It’s a 1986 2.8 v6 new water pump fuel pump fuel filter complete tune-up rebuilt… High miles! Cheap Beater! Minor work! Alot of new parts!

What kind of engine does the Chevrolet S-10 have?

The flex-fuel (gasoline/ethanol) engine had an upgrade for some versions (LT and LTZ) and offered 206 hp with a 2.5 L LCV Ecotec with direct fuel injection. Also, for the first time in Brazil, Chevrolet offered the flex-fuel S-10 with four-wheel drive.

What does it mean when your fuel pump is losing pressure?

Losing Fuel Pressure. If the system keeps pressure you know that injectors are ok and the problem may be down stream (fuel pump or fpr). On the flip side, if it didn’t hold pressure then it could be an injector or an fpr leaking into the vacuum line. To check the fuel pump, presurize the fuel system and only block off only the return line.

Why did my fuel pressure drop to zero?

The pressure dropped about 10 psi over the first half hour, then dropped all the way to zero within the next half hour. It has a brand new fuel filter also. I can find no visible leaks nor do I smell fuel. This leads me to beleive that either the FPR is defective or maybe I have a leaking injector.

What should fuel pressure be when ignition switch is on?

When the ignition switch is ON and the fuel pump is running, the fuel pressure indicated by the fuel pressure gauge should read 379-427 kPa ( 55-62 ps i). The spring pressure inside the fuel pressure regulator controls the fuel pressure.

There are physical signs that you can feel when your S10’s fuel pump is going out. Before taking anything apart, check to see if your engine’s computer has any trouble codes saved in it. The engine may throw a P0087 trouble code. This trouble code detects that the fuel rail/system pressure is too low.

Can a car start up without starting fluid?

If it won’t start at all whatsoever without starting fluid ten you’ve got me. Yea It Only Starts Up With Starting Fluid And I Leave It Of For A While Ill Have 2 Do It Again , I Know Its Fuken Wierd I Cant Figure Out What It Is

What kind of starting fluid should I use?

Be easy with the starting fluid, as the motor becomes addicted to the ether (starting fluid). Be easy with the starting fluid, as the motor becomes addicted to the ether (starting fluid). Click to expand…

Why does my TRCK not start without starting fluid?

What? well my trck will not start up unless i spray some starting fluid in the tbi, but one its on on it runs great with no problem. i just changed my fuel filter, injector and did a tune up on it what can it be. Click to expand… fuel pump man, these things quit alot… has the truck sat for a while?

Why does my 1999 Chevy Blazer not start?

I have a,1999 blazer I put a new battery in. And now it the three or four times to start after I get it started in don’t have a problem starting it all day New fuel pump, pressure is good. New programed ecm, new delco spider. , still injectors are not emitting fuel. Starter fluid will fire the engine but won’t stay running.

Can a 93 K5 Blazer 5.7 start when cold?

My 93 k5 blazer 5.7 will start and run fine when the engine is cold. After it warms up it dies. Try to start it again and it sounds like it tries to start then the starter will bog and sometimes it turns over fine but just won’t start until it cools down.

What causes a Chevy Blazer to shut off while driving?

Sudendly looses power and shuts off while driving… Coolant or antifreeze Oil Fuel pump Fuel filter Battery Fuses For two week’s prior to incident when i shut off the truck i could hear a boiling like sound coming from the coolant resivoir.

What causes a Chevy Vortec distributor to not turn?

The cap is prone to warping from the heat, which results in the cap rubbing against the distributor rotor button. This causes the rotor bushing to wear out and the distributor begins to no longer be able to turn. The simplest option here to fix this problem is upgrading to a distributor that has an aluminum housing on it.

Why does my car not start when I start it?

There are three very basic components that the engine, in your GM vehicle, needs to start and they are: Air, Fuel and Spark. When your 4.3L, 5.0L or 5.7L GM vehicle cranks but does not start…it’s because one of these components is missing from the mix.

How to troubleshoot a no start GM 4.3L pick up?

Testing a Cranks but Does Not Start condition on your GM 4.3L, 5.0L, 5.7L pick up, van or SUV is not that hard to do, if you have a solid diagnostic strategy. In this article I’ll show you the basics of testing such a problem.

What’s the difference between no start and no crank?

It’s important to know that a no crank and a no start condition are not the same thing since this article only concentrates on testing a no start condition. In layman’s terms, a No Start Condition means that your vehicle’s starter motor is cranking the engine but the engine is not starting.

What are the symptoms of low fuel pressure?

Low Fuel Pressure Symptoms & Causes 1 Unresponsive Throttle. All cars require proper fuel delivery to their cylinders in order… 2 Difficulty Starting the Car. Low fuel pressure will also make it hard for you to ignite your car’s… 3 Stalling Engine. If your car’s engine stalls while running, it is a clear sign you are having some…

What happens to spark plugs when fuel pressure is low?

A low-pressure fuel system will destroy the spark plugs that ignite the fuel in an engine’s cylinder. If by chance you are replacing them and you find they are worn out before their time, you might be looking at a problem with your fuel system. Fortunately, the fuel system in a car requires only needs minor tweaks.

What kind of engine does a Chevy S-10 have?

Overview Seats 3 Door Count 2 Engine 120-hp, 2.2-liter I-4 (regular gas) Transmission 5-speed manual w/OD Torque 140 lbs.-ft. @ 3,600 rpm

How much does a 2003 Chevy S-10 weigh?

Weights and Capacities Curb weight: 3,016 lbs. Gross vehicle weight: 4,200 lbs. Payload: 1,184 lbs.

How many seats does a Chevy S-10 have?

Overview Seats 3 Drivetrain RWD Towing Capacity 6,000 lbs. Payload Capacity 1,184 lbs. Combined MPG

What kind of engine does a 2003 Chevy S-10 have?

Pre-owned Chevrolet S-10 models are available with a 4.3 L-liter gas engine or a 2.2 L-liter flex-fuel (FFV) engine, with output up to 190 hp, depending on engine type. The Used 2003 Chevrolet S-10 comes with four wheel drive, and rear wheel drive. Available transmissions include: 4-speed automatic, 5-speed manual.

Where was the 2003 Chevy S-10 last serviced?

1st owner purchased on 04/24/03 and owned in IL until 10/25/11 • 2nd owner purchased on 10/25/11 and owned in IL until 06/09/21. 1st owner drove an estimated 7,550 miles/year • 2nd owner drove an estimated 9,549 miles/year. Last serviced at 159,519 miles in Springfield, IL on 04/03/21 • Vehicle serviced • Oil and filter changed.

Is the 2003 Chevy S-10 rated by Edmunds?

Edmunds’ expert review of the Used 2003 Chevrolet S-10 provides the latest look at trim-level features and specs, performance, safety, and comfort. At Edmunds we drive every car we review, performing road tests and competitor comparisons to help you find your perfect car. Read the full in-depth review of the Used 2003 S-10 at Edmunds.

How many miles does a 2002 Chevy S-10 drive?

1st owner purchased on 05/22/03 and owned in CA until 02/14/05 • 2nd owner purchased on 04/24/05 and owned in CA until 04/26/05 • 3rd owner purchased on 06/23/14 and owned in CA until 01/04/21. 1st owner drove an estimated 14,803 miles/year • 2nd owner drove an estimated 0 miles/year • 3rd owner drove an estimated 6,244 miles/year.

The fuel pump is running and delivering normal pressure to the engine But, with all that working your engine still will not start. So, the most likely cause, is that the fuel injectors are probably not opening. The (PCM) uses the trigger signal from the crankshaft position sensor; and/or camshaft position sensor to pulse the injectors.

What causes a car engine to not start?

All engines require three things to start and run: spark, fuel and compression. If any one of these is missing, your engine will not start. But with all that working your engine will not start. Engine Will Not Start-The most likely cause is that the fuel injectors are probably not opening.

Why does my GM 4.3L engine not start?

No Start Condition Basics There are three very basic components that the engine, in your GM vehicle, needs to start and they are: Air, Fuel and Spark. When your 4.3L, 5.0L or 5.7L GM vehicle cranks but does not start, it’s because one of these components is missing from the mix.

What causes a Chevy S10 to not start?

Often it’ll be bad spark plugs, or a bad coil pack. If the fuel pump has completely failed, the engine won’t start at all. At the most basic of levels your Chevy S10 needs three things to start: Air, fuel, and spark . If any of these things aren’t present, the engine won’t turn over at all.

Can a LSX S10 be converted to a 4WD?

However, if you move the engine backwards any (in order to gain clearance for the radiator and fans), this will require shortening the rear and lengthening the front driveshaft. The 4WD S10 uses a remote oil filtration system, which is an advantage, but requires additional plumbing.

How can I convert a S10 compressor to a LSX?

Check the “yellow pages” or google your location. Another option for engines with truck pulleys is using a stock S10 compressor using a “pre-vortec” style A/C bracket: Note the location of the alternator. This will hit the powersteering pump. CPW or Kwik has a bracket to relocate it to the high position.

Where is the stock compressor on a S-10?

1. Use the stock compressor, located in the stock location. 2. Use a High mount relocation bracket that moves a Sanden compressor to the upper passenger side of the engine. a. Street and Performance style bracket without a tensioner b. CPW (and others) style bracket with a factory tensioner Note dimensions of notch.

Why is my fuel pump not turning on?

Thanx. Try swapping the fuel pump relay with another one, that will truly rule out it being the relay. fuel pump gets ignition, nothing to do with ecm as far as power is considered, sounds like a fault contact on the relay, possibly fuse box, check grounds aand for corrosion

What should fuel pressure be when no Buzz?

Fuel pressure is typically in the 35 to 45 psi range. If your Anti-Theft light is flashing; the anti-theft system is disabling the fuel pump to prevent the engine from starting. Bad fuel pump (Pump should run for a few seconds when ignition key is turned to start, no buzz means no fuel delivery to the engine).

Fuel pressure is typically in the 35 to 45 psi range. If your Anti-Theft light is flashing; the anti-theft system is disabling the fuel pump to prevent the engine from starting. Bad fuel pump (Pump should run for a few seconds when ignition key is turned to start, no buzz means no fuel delivery to the engine).

Can a bad ignition switch cause a Chevy S10 to stall?

Your S10 stalls because the faulty switch turns off the fuel pump or power to the ignition. When this happens, the engine will not be able to run until it gets that signal back. 2. Starts then Dies If your Chevy S10 is starting right up, but then immediately dies, that is a very good indication that the ignition switch is bad.

What causes a car to have a no start condition?

The engine pistons and valves (and all the other related components like: timing chains, etc.) are the ones responsible for the induction of the fresh air the engine needs for the combustion process. Although rare, internal engine mechanical problems can and do cause no-start conditions. Blown head gasket. Blown engine. 4.)

Why does my Chevy S10 not start when wet?

That truck is known for ignition switch failure, not the key one but the electrical switch at the lower column. 1999 Chevy S-10 PU 4.3 ltr. engine, won’t start when wet, once it dries out and the weather clears it will start. We’ve replaced cap, rotor, plugs, fuel pump and fuel injectors. Check engine code of P0300 (random misfire).

Why does my 1999 Chevy S10 not start?

That truck is known for ignition switch failure, not the key one but the electrical switch at the lower column. 1999 Chevy S-10 PU 4.3 ltr. engine, won’t start when wet, once it dries out and the weather clears it will start. We’ve replaced cap, rotor, plugs, fuel pump and fuel injectors.

Your S10 stalls because the faulty switch turns off the fuel pump or power to the ignition. When this happens, the engine will not be able to run until it gets that signal back. 2. Starts then Dies If your Chevy S10 is starting right up, but then immediately dies, that is a very good indication that the ignition switch is bad.

Why does my Chevy S10 ZR2 not start?

Anyone got a suggestion I have a 2000 s 10 zr2 with 129000. If the truck has sat for more than 24 hours in the cold it wont start. It turns over fine, it has fuel pressure, i can smell unburned fuel from the exhaust pipe. I’ll try to start it for a few days with no luck.

What kind of transmission does a S10 Blazer have?

Also, the payload capacity of the V8 powered S-Truck will be reduced. The S-10 Blazer on the left has a 350 V8 Turbo-350 transmission, Toyota transfer case, Toyota front axle, and steering linkage, Ford 9-inch rear-end, 36-inch tires, 2-inch body lift and a 5-inch suspension lift.

Can a Camaro S10 be converted to a V-8?

Introduction. Chapter 1 from the S10 V-8 Conversion Manual (14th Edition) Before we get started with all the variations and nuances, let’s start with the simplest version of the story. A 1982–1992 Camaro V-8 engine and 700-R4 transmission can be put into an S-10 with just a few changes.

What kind of shocks does a V8 S10 use?

We tried several brands of front shock absorbers for the V8 S-10—we now prefer the Bilstein brand shock absorbers on the 2WD models. The front shocks on the 1996–1998 2wd trucks with the sport suspension option (ZQ8) are slightly stiffer than the Bilstein, but they also work well with the V8, and some people may prefer the ZQ8 shocks.

There are really two main ways that a vehicle will not start. The first and most common is when it won’t turn over. This just means that the engine doesn’t move when you turn the key. The second way that your S10 won’t start is when the engine turns when you engage the starter, but it won’t fire and run on its own.

What kind of truck won’t start after sitting?

Repair manuals and support for cars and trucks manufactured by Chevrolet, a division of General Motors. 2003 S10 V6. If the truck is started everyday it starts right up with no problems. If left sitting for at least 24 hours it is hard to start it.

Repair manuals and support for cars and trucks manufactured by Chevrolet, a division of General Motors. 2003 S10 V6. If the truck is started everyday it starts right up with no problems. If left sitting for at least 24 hours it is hard to start it.

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 GMC Sierra 1500 stalling out?

No change. Next, read somewhere that bad ground wire on Thermostat housing can cause ECM issues. Checked it, cleaned it off, verfied that contact wanhers are all steel and attract a magnet, reinstall the ground wire.

What kind of engine does a 1988 Chevy S10 have?

I have a 1988 S-10 with a 2.8L V-6 Carb body fuel injection. The vehicle starts every time and will run from a few seconds to sometimes up to 15-20 minutes. Then it just dies like you turned the key off.

Why does my Chevy S10 not start in the Cold?

If the truck has sat for more than 24 hours in the cold it wont start. It turns over fine, it has fuel pressure, i can smell unburned fuel from the exhaust pipe. I’ll try to start it for a few days with no luck.

I have a 1988 S-10 with a 2.8L V-6 Carb body fuel injection. The vehicle starts every time and will run from a few seconds to sometimes up to 15-20 minutes. Then it just dies like you turned the key off.

Few days ago my wile driving my 1995 S10 2.2 I felt a little hesitation like it was time to change the spark plugs. just stop and id not want it to start at all. I check the fuel filter and visually check the gas pump flow and there is plenty of gas moving trough that area. Also check the sparks and they are all good. What else can it be? Ah!

Your Chevy S10 uses a series of complex sensors to report what is going on to the ECU. The ECU then uses this information to adjust the timing, air fuel mixture, and more. When one of them goes wrong, it can lead to stalling for sure. Throttle Position Sensor – The throttle position sensor is typically located on the gas pedal.

When did the Chevrolet’s 10 go out of production?

The S-Series ended production in Brazil in 2012, being replaced by the Chevrolet Colorado, but still with the name S-10. The first compact truck from the big three automakers was the rebadged Isuzu KB sold since 1972 as the Chevrolet LUV, and Ford quickly responded with the Mazda-built Ford Courier the same year.

Why does my fuel pump not kick on?

Yes but there’s no pressure. Fuel pump will not kick on. So you could have a faulty fuel pump, a bad fuel pump relay, or even a bad computer. Relay tested good.

What are the symptoms of a bad fuel pump?

Without gas your S10 will not run at all. With that in mind, most of the symptoms of a bad fuel pump revolve around the vehicle stalling out or not running at all. In modern fuel injected vehicles, the fuel pump sits right in the fuel tank and “pushes” the gasoline to the fuel rail (s).

52 people found this helpful. I have a 1996 cheb s10 4.3L v6 vortex, I change spark, wires,distributor, rotor button, fuel filter, crank sensor, cam sensor, when I tried to drive it. It would sputter and it will not accelerate, just more sputtering.

I have a Chevy 98 S10 2.2 Vortec already change the spark plugs the starter the alternator the battery the spark plugs already but it won’t start no crank to start it them i just turr the keys and the starter woeks good is all new but the motor doesn’t want like crank what could be the problem 40 people found this helpful.

Why does my 2001 S10 have a hard starting problem?

My 2001 S10 has a hard starting problem if the truck sits between 1 to 4 hours. It starts fine if left over night. Has 46,000 miles. Cranks for about ten seconds before it starts. some part of your fuel injector is leaking into the manifold. Have fuel pressure tested, have a feeling it will shoot up to the desired 60 psi then fall back now quickly.

What is the shifting solenoid on a Chevy S10?

The shifting solenoid on a Chevrolet S-10 pick-up is designed to regulate when the transmission shifts. This solenoid is part of the electronic transmission control system, and is controlled by the powertrain control module, or PCM. The PCM actuates the shifting solenoid when it determines that an upshift or downshift is required.

The Chevrolet S-10 is a compact pickup truck that was produced by Chevrolet. It was the first domestically built compact pickup of the big three American automakers. When it was first introduced as a “quarter-ton pickup” in 1981 for the 1982 model year, the GMC version was known as the S-15 and later renamed the GMC Sonoma.

What kind of problems does a 1999 S-10 have?

My 1999 S-10 has some hesitation issues and my mechanic said I needed a new fuel pump. He put one on and since then the truck starts instantly when it’s cold but when it is warm and has set for a while it will crank for a while before it starts.

When did the Chevrolet S-10 Xtreme stop being made?

The SS was discontinued in 1998 and was replaced by the S-10 Xtreme for the 1999 model year. A 4.3 L V6 (which was optional on regular S-10s) was the standard engine used in the SS]

My 1999 S-10 has some hesitation issues and my mechanic said I needed a new fuel pump. He put one on and since then the truck starts instantly when it’s cold but when it is warm and has set for a while it will crank for a while before it starts.

What causes a Chevy pickup to hard start?

If after you have circled the key a few time the engine starts normally then you now know for sure you have a fuel pressure leak down problem causing your hard start. If this video was helpful please help support my youtube channel by subscribing here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChCX…

What to do if your Chevy Silverado won’t start?

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Yes but there’s no pressure. Fuel pump will not kick on. So you could have a faulty fuel pump, a bad fuel pump relay, or even a bad computer. Relay tested good.

Is there no power to the fuel pump?

No power to the fuel pump and the fuel relay is not getti… Q: No power to the fuel pump and the fuel relay is not getting power. My car has 190000 miles.

What kind of vacuum does a Chevy S10 use?

The engine in a Chevy S10 pickup truck relies on vacuum for various systems. If a vacuum line or tee should crack or become damaged to the point of leaking, the S10 may run poorly, or not at all.

What to do if your Chevy S10 Idles poorly?

If no other idle changes occur and the engine still idles poorly, spray the carburetor cleaner around the intake manifold sealing surface. If any idle changes occur while spraying the intake manifold area, you either have a bad intake manifold gasket or cracked intake manifold.

What to do if your truck won’t start?

To be able to get it to start the truck has to be primed with the key and then put the gas pedal to the floor while cranking. I have recently replaced the fuel filter, air filter, and fuel pressure regulator in attempt to fix this problem.

Why does my truck not start after sitting for a long time?

This can happen when the check valve in the fuel pump assembly leaks pressure back into the fuel tank. The longer the truck sits the harder it is to start. Try this, turn the key on for 2 seconds then off, do this two more times then try and start it.

Why does my fuel pump not start after sitting?

When the key is turned on the fuel pump only gets 2 seconds of power, so if the line pressure is at zero there isn’t enough run time to pressurize the fuel system. Cycling the key a few times forces the pump to run for 6 seconds instead of just 2 and this will pressurize the system and allow for a quick start

Why did my 1998 Chevy S10 not catch fire?

Again my 1998 Chevy S10 No fire was caused by what is called an ignition igniter which sit on the side of my coil bracket next to the coil. I hope this will help someone with the same problem. 10 people found this helpful.

Change fuel pump change regulator relay switch is good pour gas in the intake and nothing happens at all either what is it 1998 chevy s10 pick up 4.3 v6 6 people found this helpful. Check for spark. Make sure all fuses and relays are good. When was your last tune up?

What does it mean when your S10 won’t start?

The first and most common is when it won’t turn over. This just means that the engine doesn’t move when you turn the key. The second way that your S10 won’t start is when the engine turns when you engage the starter, but it won’t fire and run on its own.

What to do if your fuel pump won’t turn over?

Replaced fuel pump turns over like new but won’t start fu… Replaced fuel pump new engine but still won’t turn over what else could it be My car has 157000 miles. My car has an automatic transmission. Of course, confirm that the engine immobilizer system (security system) is not activated thus preventing the car from starting.

What causes a fuel pump to not ignite?

If there is fresh fuel being delivered by the injectors (not just “to” the injectors) and the ignition system is working, that means that the air fuel ratio of the mixture delivered to the cylinders is so far off that the mixture just won’t ignite.

I have replaced the fuel pump relay oil pressure switch and computer. If you’re not getting a signal for fuel, then you either have a faulty crank sensor, or bad ignition module. But the truck runs great until you cut it off. If you poor a little gas in the intake to get it started would that only effect the starting ? Ok.

Do you have to put gas in the throttle body?

My 97 s10 will run great but you have to put gas in the throttle body for it to start.It will turn over but needs the direct contact of gas. There is also this ticking noise that is only heard when you role the key over.

Why is my Chevy Vortec 4300 V6 leaking fuel?

In the L35 and LF6 engines, the spider injectors are known to leak at the pressure regulator and at the supply and return lines due to a design fault. Outside of leaking fuel onto the exterior of the engine itself, it can cause excess fuel to get sucked into the engine.

What causes engine knock on a 4.3L Vortec?

Engine knock can be caused by a ton of factors, such as low-grade fuel, bad spark plugs, carbon build-up, etc. Engine knock is terrible for your engines internals and can cause serious damage to the pistons and to the cylinder walls. On the 4.3L vortec, the cause of the engine knock has not necessarily been figured out, still to this day.

Which is the best S10 throttle body unit?

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My 97 s10 will run great but you have to put gas in the throttle body for it to start.It will turn over but needs the direct contact of gas. There is also this ticking noise that is only heard when you role the key over.

Can a bad fuel pump start a truck?

Yes and have nothing. Well getting to start by adding fuel to the throttle body is not going to turn on some special switch that will send a signal to the pump and injectors. I’m sure you probably just have a bad fuel pump that doesn’t have enough pressure or volume to start the truck, but at running speed can keep up.

How big is the fuel tank on a Chevrolet S-10?

Notes: 20 gallon tank, With harness code “SEN”, “SEZ”, “VPW” or “VPX”. Fuel pump and tank assembly. Includes fuel tank, fuel pump pre-Installed in tank and mounting straps. A compact pick-up truck that meets a wide variety of buyers’ needs, your Chevrolet S-10 is a great daily ride that also delivers on towing and hauling when you need it to.

What to do if your Chevy fuel pump fails?

Chevrolet fuel pump failures are a common and growing problem. If you have a fuel pump harness connector that looks like the flat one on the right or the square one at the bottom, then consider replacing it when replacing the pump. More details about this are below, but you might want to download your Chevy manual to help.

When did the Chevy fuel pump come out?

It started on Chevrolet truck models from 1996 to 2003 model years, but has expanded to other models as the connector and pump assemblies are not aging well. In fact, I have a financially strapped friend with an 04 Silverado that now caries a heavy rubber mallet in the truck.

Can a bad ignition switch keep a S10 from starting?

A bad ignition switch can cause your S10 not to start at all. And, it can keep your S10 from starting in a couple of different ways. The first is when the starter cranks, but the bad ignition switch doesn’t turn on the fuel pump or ignition.

How long does a Chevy S10 take to start?

The truck has 185,000 miles on it. If it sits for more that 48 hours, there is a very good chance that it will not start. Then it will magically start on the first try after 3 or 4 days. I have not checked the fuel pressure yet.

What kind of engine does a 1999 Chevy S10 have?

1999 Chevy S-10 PU 4.3 ltr. engine, won’t start when wet, once it dries out and the weather clears it will start. We’ve replaced cap, rotor, plugs, fuel pump and fuel injectors. Check engine code of P0300 (random misfire). Can anyone help this is getting very frustrating! How about the ignition wires, not mentioned.

What causes a GMC truck to turn over but not start?

If the engine starts up normally after doing that, it means that fuel pressure is bleeding off and the fuel pump needs to prime the lines before it can start. It can bleed off from one of two places. 1. Fuel pressure regulator has an internal leak, and fuel is bleeding off back to the tank though the return line. 2.

Why is my fuel pump not producing pressure?

The fuel pump is able to create pressure using electricity but if it is not getting the adequate voltage of electricity it will not be able to function properly. Consequently, the fuel will not be released at the perfect pressure and your car will lose efficiency.

What does it mean when your fuel pressure drops?

A fuel system that drops more than 14 kPa (2 psi) in 10 minutes after being relieved to 69 kPa (10 psi) indicates a leaking fuel pump check valve. Fuel pressure that drops-off during acceleration, cruise, or hard cornering may cause a lean condition. A lean condition can cause a loss of power, surging, or misfire.

Low Fuel Pressure Symptoms & Causes 1 Unresponsive Throttle. All cars require proper fuel delivery to their cylinders in order… 2 Difficulty Starting the Car. Low fuel pressure will also make it hard for you to ignite your car’s… 3 Stalling Engine. If your car’s engine stalls while running, it is a clear sign you are having some…

What to do if your fuel pump looses pressure?

To check the fuel pump, presurize the fuel system and only block off only the return line. If it holds pressure then you know the the fuel pump is ok and the problem may be with the fpr. If you loose pressure, the pump check valve is bad and you need a fuel pump. To check the fpr, pressurize the system and then block off only the feed line.

How can I tell if my S10 Blazer has good spark?

If you have good spark, check the fuel filter and fuel pressure at the fuel rail. Back firing could be timing,cam position or crank position sensor.Worst case scenario, timing chain or belt.

Why does my Chevy Blazer have no power?

If not that code then your problem is most likely the cheap plastic distributor that GM installed for that year. Take off that expensive cap and see if the shaft jiggles. It is better to remove the distributor to inspect it. AutoZone sells a lifetime warranted Distributor for about $90.

Why does my Chevy Blazer engine bog down when I hit the gas?

Take it to a good local mechanic (not a dealer) and see if this is one problem. My Blazer bogs down when you hit the gas and has trouble starting. We have replaced the MAF sensor, plugs, rotor, cap, plug wires, and fuel filter. The fuel pressure is at 50psi when idling and 64 wot when driving.

What should I do if my car misfire after warm up?

Misfire after warm up. Runs great when cold. Has new engine new plugs wires injectors when starts misfiring can shut down start back up and runs fine until a few minutes then starts again. have the same problem? This sounds like you have an intake valve that is leaking. Can you do a leak down test to confirm the issue? This guide can help as well.

What’s the problem with my 1997 Chevy S10?

Any ideas on what is wrong? My Chevy 1997 S10, 38,000 miles just died. My mechanic said that he charged the battery and put in a new alternator and got it to run just to move it into his garage then it dies again. It is so dead, that none of the lights work, nothing.

What kind of power loss does a 1999 Chevy S-10 have?

Well on the power loss. That truck is known for ignition switch failure, not the key one but the electrical switch at the lower column. 1999 Chevy S-10 PU 4.3 ltr. engine, won’t start when wet, once it dries out and the weather clears it will start. We’ve replaced cap, rotor, plugs, fuel pump and fuel injectors.

Why does my truck not start in the Cold?

If the truck has sat for more than 24 hours in the cold it wont start. It turns over fine, it has fuel pressure, i can smell unburned fuel from the exhaust pipe. I’ll try to start it for a few days with no luck. Then it will fire right up on the first try some three days later with no effort other than turning the key.

Stalls can happen at any time, and it can be incredibly jarring when it does happen. Before troubleshooting any automotive issue, including stalling issues with the S10, make sure that you check the vehicles trouble codes with an OBD2 scanner.

What happens when a GM Truck starts then dies?

It starts then dies immediately. Parts replaced so far: fuel pump, fuel filter, spider injectors, fuel regulator, oil pressure switch, ignition switch, ignition module, passlock, fuel pump relay, spark plugs, wires, distributor cap, rotor and ignition coil. Crank sensor is getting power and 50 psi with key in the on position (not running).

Why does my Chevy Truck start and idle?

Not sure why this test caused a better and longer gas flow than the above test of just putting the ignition in the ON position and seeing how much gas comes out of the line before the fuel filter. Last test says to start the vehicle and remove the relay.

What kind of engine does a Chevy S10 have?

Of course, there are those who would say that’s kind of the point. The Chevy 350 engine works extremely well in the S10 and GMC S15 chassis; if nothing else, even a bone-stock 350 is a sure 25 boost in horsepower and torque over the already fairly stout 4.3-liter V-6 engine.

Can you put a 350 engine in a S10?

Physically getting a 350 engine into an S10 chassis may be the simplest part of the entire swap. If you’ve got a 4.3-liter truck, a 350 and TH350 will almost bolt right in; you may have to modify or replace the transmission crossmember, but otherwise, it’s almost a straight swap.

Why does my Chevy S-10 idle so bad?

Computer does show that it is in OPEN LOOP MODE and O2 Sensor shows RICH and while working the throttle and watching the code meter, the reading will move from RICH to LEAN and back to RICH again. While all of this has helped the engine somewhat, it still barely idles and it still lops really bad.

What happens when the ignition switch on a Chevy S10 goes bad?

If your Chevy S10 is starting right up, but then immediately dies, that is a very good indication that the ignition switch is bad. Here’s what happens. You aren’t getting power to the ignition or fuel pump while the key “rests” in the run position.

What to do if your Chevy S10 won’t start?

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How did Chevy come up with the 4.3 engine?

Back in the late 1970s when everyone was worried about the “gas crunch,” Chevy needed some smaller engines in a hurry, so it created a new family of junior-sized V6s by chopping two cylinders off its existing V8s. This enabled GM to shorten the development process dramatically because it was able to adapt a proven design.

Why does my Chevy S10 engine not start?

The second way that your S10 won’t start is when the engine turns when you engage the starter, but it won’t fire and run on its own. When the engine isn’t turning over at all, that’s a bit easier to diagnose than when it is cranking but not firing.

No Start Condition Basics There are three very basic components that the engine, in your GM vehicle, needs to start and they are: Air, Fuel and Spark. When your 4.3L, 5.0L or 5.7L GM vehicle cranks but does not start, it’s because one of these components is missing from the mix.

How to troubleshoot the fuel systems of 1997 S-10 Chevy?

Locate the fuel pressure test port on the fuel rail that supplies fuel to the injectors. Remove the black plastic dust cap from the test port. Screw the fuel pressure tester onto the test port. Cycle the ignition key from the “Off” position to the “Run” position then back to the “Off” position three times.

Why does my fuel pump not start when I change it?

You always want to replace the fuel filter when replacing the fuel pump. This could cause the concern you are having. It may seem as you are getting enough fuel from the pressure regulator but if the pressure from the fuel tank is not correct, it will still not start. Another problem you could be having is spark.

Why does my Chevy Spark Plug not start?

Chevrolets have a common issue with fuel filters getting clogged. You always want to replace the fuel filter when replacing the fuel pump. This could cause the concern you are having. It may seem as you are getting enough fuel from the pressure regulator but if the pressure from the fuel tank is not correct, it will still not start.

What to do if your fuel pump wont start?

For future reference, I had this same problem when replacing the fuel pump on my 2002 s10 4.3L. Searched forever for an answer. It turns out that in order to remove the bed of the truck, you must disconnect the ground for the fuel pump, which attaches in the rear on the drivers side.

Chevrolets have a common issue with fuel filters getting clogged. You always want to replace the fuel filter when replacing the fuel pump. This could cause the concern you are having. It may seem as you are getting enough fuel from the pressure regulator but if the pressure from the fuel tank is not correct, it will still not start.

What to do if your chevr has a hard start?

You would first need to check fuel pressure to make sure it is high enough, and replace the fuel pump if it is not. Then once the proper fuel pressure is achieved, clean the injection system. This may fix the hard start and if not, then the fuel injection spider would need replaced.

Do you have to put gas in throttle body to start car?

My 97 s10 will run great but you have to put gas in the throttle body for it to start.It will turn over but needs the direct contact of gas. There is also this ticking noise that is only heard when you role the key over. My car has an automatic transmission.

My 97 s10 will run great but you have to put gas in the throttle body for it to start.It will turn over but needs the direct contact of gas. There is also this ticking noise that is only heard when you role the key over. My car has an automatic transmission.

What is the diagnostic code for bad throttle position sensor?

Using a code reader, you should be able to confirm whether a faulty TPS is the culprit or a different component. Diagnostic trouble codes P0120, P0121, P0122, P0123, and P0124 are what will commonly appear. The engine can stall for no reason and without any warning. This happens when the TPS gives incorrect information to the ECM.

You would first need to check fuel pressure to make sure it is high enough, and replace the fuel pump if it is not. Then once the proper fuel pressure is achieved, clean the injection system. This may fix the hard start and if not, then the fuel injection spider would need replaced.

Can a fuel pump be replaced on a S10?

If the pump breaks completely, then your S10 won’t start until a replacement is installed. AutoZone has everything you need when you’re in the market for a fuel pump replacement.

Where does the gas go after a fuel pump replacement?

IT SAID GRAY FROM MY OLD HARNESS GOES TO THE SMALL BLACK WIRE TO NEW HARNESS WHICH WAS WRONG !! SO WHEN I REWIRED IT GRAY TO GRAY ! IT PUMPED GAS RIGHT THRU THE FUEL LINE GOING TO THE FUEL FILTER LINE RIGHT AWAY !!

Why does my truck not start after a fuel pump replacement?

WELL I COULD HERE IT COME ON BUT NO GAS COMING OUT OF THE FUEL LINE WHERE I DISCONNECTED THE FUEL FILTER LINE TO CHECK IF IT WAS PUMPING GAS TO THE ENGINE AND NO LUCK !!!! SO HERE IS THE DEAL ON THIS PROBLEM WELL TWO OF THE WIRES WERE CROSSED !!!!

Why is my car not starting after replacing the fuel pump?

Code P0335 relates to the camshaft position sensor not transmitting a proper signal to the PCM. The camshaft position sensor measures the rotational position of the camshaft and transmits that information to the engine control computer.

Can a clogged fuel filter be fuel related?

Thank Andrew. If the fuel pump has been replaced and your issue is still fuel related you may have a clogged fuel filter or malfunctioning fuel injectors. If all of these parts are known to be functioning properly the issue is likely not fuel related.

Can a car start without priming with gas?

Engine wont start until you prime the throttle body with fuel, then it starts and runs great! Clicking this will make more experts see the question and we will remind you when it gets answered.

Why does my truck not start without starting fluid?

It turned out that i broke a small tab off of the distributor when i was replacing the cap…. that sucked, got a new distributor and was extra careful and it runs great now Well I Guess Ill Replace The Fuel Pump Beacuse I Have A Brand New Fuel Injector And Fuel Filter On It

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Why does my car idle but no power?

Installed new fuel pump and it ran great for 2 months then it just lost power during ride home from work. Replaced fuel pump again with no results. Replaced both ignition coil packs and fuel filter, still no results. TPS is working fine. Not sure about fuel pressure regulator-and there is no port to check fuel pressure.

What happens when the ignition switch fails in a car?

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I have a 2000 Chevy S10 (4-cylinder, rear wheel drive, the most basic model). A few months ago, the truck wouldn’t start. The starter clicked a single time when I turned the key, and the lights on the radio came on, but nothing else happened.

Why does my GM car say no start no crank?

How to diagnose a no start no click on GM vehicle. If you have a late model GM vehicle and turn the key only to hear nothing, you’ll most likely think you have a dead battery—and you may. But a no start, no crank, no click condition can be far more involved than that.

What to do when your GMC Truck won’t start?

Try turning your key to the run position a few times (with out starting). Then try to start it. If it starts, sounds like what mine did. I replaced the fuel pump assembly and that fixed the problems. Very common problem.

What to do if your fuel filter is clogged?

the fuel filter is not clogged (consult your car owner’s manual or repair manual for the service schedule), the fuel injectors are not clogged. First make sure the fuel pump is working. Momentarily remove the fuel filler cap. Ask an assistant to turn the ignition key to the On position, but don’t start the engine.

Can a bad fuel filter cause a Chevy S10 to stall?

One of the worst problems that can happen to your Chevy S10 is a bad fuel filter. When the filter goes bad, it can limit the amount of fuel that enters the engine. Without fuel, the vehicle will not run at all. With that in mind, most of the symptoms of a bad fuel filter revolve around the vehicle stalling out.

What to do if your Chevy S10 is stalling?

Before troubleshooting any automotive issue, including stalling issues with the S10, make sure that you check the vehicles trouble codes with an OBD2 scanner. Trouble codes are always a great place to start diagnosing problems on today’s modern computer controlled vehicles. Without them, you are in the dark. These codes are vital to diagnosis.

What are the symptoms of a bad fuel filter?

The good news is, no matter how old your S10 is, the symptoms of a bad fuel filter are universal. It doesn’t matter if it’s in-tank or in-line. And, fuel filters are cheap. There are physical signs that you can feel when your S10’s fuel filter is clogging.

Testing a Cranks but Does Not Start condition on your GM 4.3L, 5.0L, 5.7L pick up, van or SUV is not that hard to do, if you have a solid diagnostic strategy. In this article I’ll show you the basics of testing such a problem.

Why does my son’s GMC Sonoma not start?

I have a huge favor and I’m stuck my son has a 2003 gmc Sonoma pulled into our driveway went to start it back up it would not start checked everything and it seem to be the fuel pump so we purchased a new fuel pump and we still can’t get it to start we have replaced the control module and it still won’t start any buddy have any ideas

Why is my Chevy S10 GMC S15 dying?

My mechanic said that he charged the battery and put in a new alternator and got it to run just to move it into his garage then it dies again. It is so dead, that none of the lights work, nothing. He thinks it might be an electrical short, but cannot trace it without an electrical diagram/schematic of the starting system.

Why does the starter flywheel not turn when I push it?

The starter flywheel turned when I used a tool to push it. But as soon as I put the pull start assembly back on, it wouldn’t pull. Does anyone know what is wrong and how I could fix it? Thanks in advance! P.S I am only 13, so if the fix is obvious don’t judge. I don’t know much about this stuff. Answered! View the answer I have this problem too

Why is the pull rope on my small engine not working?

When I tried to start it, the pull rope came out a bit then got stuck. I tried to pull harder, but it wouldn’t move. I took the pull start assembly off, and it pulled fine. The starter flywheel turned when I used a tool to push it. But as soon as I put the pull start assembly back on, it wouldn’t pull.

Why does my starter rope pull when I start the car?

This could be a case of the cylinder isn’t lubricated due to sitting for a long time. Was this answer helpful? My ole man is having the same thing Happen to him He pulls and pulls and pulls Messing with the flywheel a little then it let’s him pull a tiny bit then somewhat and freezes again please please someone help how can we get it to start… .

Why is my fuel pump not working on my S10?

If you are unsure, check out this article on troubleshooting catalytic converters. If you get P0420 or P0430 trouble codes with a scanner, it very well may be the catalytic converter causing these symptoms. One of the best indicators of a clogged fuel pump is going to be that the your S10 is difficult to start.

Can a bad injector cause a fuel pressure drop?

P1406 is for the EGR valve. Different issue from fuel pressure drop. EGR or passages could be blocked by carbon buildup. Intake leak, injector and fpr leak can cause P0300 multiple misfire though. Idle will be unstable and rough.

How to check fuel pressure in Gen 5.7L?

1. Fuel pressure regulator- pull the vacuum tubing off the fpr and if there is fuel, diaphragm is shot, Replace the fpr. Oh I did not notice you have an old gen 5.7L. FPR is inside the intake. Can’t check the diaphragm condition unless intake is off. 2.

Why is the fuel pump and relay not working?

The ignition circuit, which includes the ignition switch, controls power to many components, including the fuel pump and relay. If there is an issue with the switch or the circuit, perhaps a wiring problem, then power to the fuel system may be cut off.

What makes the engine sputter at 3000 rpm?

The fuel cuts out and starts to sputter at 2000 rpm all the way to 3000 rpm. I have changed plugs, MAP, TPS, IAT, crank sensors, wires, cool pack, cool mod, fuel pressure, fuel pump, crank, timing gears and chain ECM/ECU. Checked grounds, injectors, head gasket. I check compression it is 180 across the board.

What should I do if my truck won’t start?

What you guys think what should i do, i drove this truck for 18yrs, it has new gas tank, fuel filter, brake line, battery, head gasket, tires, brakes (front and back), little rust, but it cranks np just wont start. 24 people found this helpful. I got s10 v6 4.3 98 rwd and i look like its liking from the drivers motor mount side What could be?

Check fuel pump relay, ecm (computer) relay. It is not impossible that you got a bad fuel pump. If you can, have the fuel pressure tested. Even if there is fuel coming out, it must have the correct pressure. 17 people found this helpful. You should get something with starting fluid.

Where are the fuses on a Chevrolet S10?

First off, check your fuse box fuses inside the vehicle, its usually near the steering column. My 01 s10 is needs the door open for this since its on the side. Headlights and fuel pumps typically also have a relay switch under the hood that shouldn’t ever really “blow” for lack of a better word.

What kind of spark plug does a Chevy S-10 use?

A Chevrolet S-10 spark plug needs to be as reliable as the rest of your truck. Every quality plug from AutoZone has an insulated passageway for high-voltage signals to travel down before it jumps the gap and goes into your engine block. Precision is important in the work you do, and the same holds true for the inner workings of your S-10’s engine.

Where does the spark come from on a S10?

Precision is important in the work you do, and the same holds true for the inner workings of your S-10’s engine. S-10 performance spark plugs from AutoZone guarantee that the spark occurs only at the electrode’s tip by utilizing a ceramic insert. When you shop with AutoZone, you’re sure to find the right products at the right prices.

Why did my 1997 Chevy S10 die while driving?

My mechanic found the problem of why my 1997 Chevy s10 died suddenly while driving it. He said that the wire going to the ignition switch was rubbing against something and after 9 years of rubbing finally grounded/shorted out the wire.

My mechanic said that he charged the battery and put in a new alternator and got it to run just to move it into his garage then it dies again. It is so dead, that none of the lights work, nothing. He thinks it might be an electrical short, but cannot trace it without an electrical diagram/schematic of the starting system.

A bad ignition switch can cause your S10 not to start at all. And, it can keep your S10 from starting in a couple of different ways. The first is when the starter cranks, but the bad ignition switch doesn’t turn on the fuel pump or ignition.

Why does my fuel pump not prime with the key on?

Fuel pump doesn’t prime with key on. I’ve been trying to figure this out for a couple days now. My 01 Tiburon wouldn’t start the other day. It would crank, but wouldn’t fire. When I turn the key to the “on” position, the fuel pump doesn’t kick on.

One of the worst problems that can happen to your Chevy S10 is a bad fuel filter. When the filter goes bad, it can limit the amount of fuel that enters the engine. Without fuel, the vehicle will not run at all. With that in mind, most of the symptoms of a bad fuel filter revolve around the vehicle stalling out.

Can a car start with no fuel going to the carburetor?

Crank the engine and check for fuel at the carburetor. The engine may start with fuel from a remote source such as a fuel can. If the pump draws fuel from the can and not the tank the tank screen must be inspected and or replaced.

Why does my car not have enough fuel?

Other possible causes of your lack of fuel issue could be the fuel injectors or an electrical problem. If the fuel injector fuse(s) are blown due to a wiring issue, this may cause your problem.

Other possible causes of your lack of fuel issue could be the fuel injectors or an electrical problem. If the fuel injector fuse(s) are blown due to a wiring issue, this may cause your problem.

Crank the engine and check for fuel at the carburetor. The engine may start with fuel from a remote source such as a fuel can. If the pump draws fuel from the can and not the tank the tank screen must be inspected and or replaced.

How can I tell if my C10 truck is re wired?

This is actually a common problem in 70s and 80s C10s and no one ever get’s the right answer. If no one has re-wired this truck in the past then turn your key to the run position and check to see if your turn signals and back up lights are working.

Why does my C / K C10 stop running?

I have a 1984 c10 with a 85-86 Trans am 305 motor that was running ok this morning, well tell me why when I go try to turn it back on few hours later starter starts making grinding noise and is unable to turn the engine just my luck so I go to the auto parts store pick up a new starter slap it in and go to turn the ignition and NOTHING happens

What to do when your C / K truck stops running?

35 people found this helpful. This is actually a common problem in 70s and 80s C10s and no one ever get’s the right answer. If no one has re-wired this truck in the past then turn your key to the run position and check to see if your turn signals and back up lights are working.

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