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Why does my GM Truck start and die?

Starts and runs fine and then all of the sudden. Yesterday morning it starts and dies after about 1 second, started it again and same results. It does this several times. After about 30 mins of trying and talking to it a while it started and ran fine. Drove over to the garage turned it off and restarted several times and it was fine.

Can a Chevy Silverado 1500 start and run?

Although I tried to start it multiple times over a couple weeks I gave it one last try after I called the tow truck. It started right up and engine stayed running like it was supposed to. No more problems for almost a year until about a week ago. I did nothin to fix it a year ago.

What kind of truck starts and then dies?

I have a 99 c2500 and it starts for a second then dies, I just finished rewiring the entire dash 2 people found this helpful.

What are the problems with a 1992 Chevy ck1500?

The section for 1992 Chevrolet CK1500 trucks is informative as to what & where the problem areas are, but not the actual fix, ( unless you know someone that works at a dealership). At least it’s something to go by . Meanwhile, I sure do miss my truck ! 2 people found this helpful. Technical Service Bulletins : tsb.govwebscom

When did my Chevy C / K 1500 engine stall?

Piece of cake……The big important one was – Bulletin #020604052 Date:Oct. 2002 Summary: Engine Stall, No Start, Hard Start Cond. CNHTSA Item #00000167 (not sure what this is). 8 people found this helpful. Still not much luck on this end…..I did repair some wires at the O2 sensor and also at the knock sensor.

Why does my 91 Chevy 1500 die at idle?

WORKING ON MY 91 CHEVY 1500 4BY4 . MY PROBLEM IS THE MOTOR DIES AT IDLE IT HAS THE 5.7 TBI. WHEN YOU LET THE MOTOR WARM UP IT WILL JUST DIE OUT AFTER ABOUT 5 MINUTES IDLE TIME BUT WILL START RIGHT BACK UP THEN DIE AGAIN MAYBE 2 MINUTES LATER. IF I PUT IT RIGHT IN DRIVE AND GO IT WILL RUN FIND UNTIL I HAVE TO STOP THEN IT WILL DIE OUT AGAIN.

Starts and runs fine and then all of the sudden. Yesterday morning it starts and dies after about 1 second, started it again and same results. It does this several times. After about 30 mins of trying and talking to it a while it started and ran fine. Drove over to the garage turned it off and restarted several times and it was fine.

99 Z-71 with a 350 5.7. Starts and runs fine and then all of the sudden. Yesterday morning it starts and dies after about 1 second, started it again and same results. It does this several times. After about 30 mins of trying and talking to it a while it started and ran fine.

How is my 1994 S-10 4.3 running?

Starts fine, even today when it was -15, fuel pressure 52 running, holds after shut down, newer plugs/wires/cap rotor, tested MAP sensor and tests good, tested resistance changes in TPS (with sensor out) and changes were smooth along range, unplugged every sensor I could find individually looking for changes, no luck.

How often does a 94 S-10 4.3 drop rpm?

After you take it out and drive it, it’ll idle fine for a couple minutes, then will drop a couple hundred rpms every 30 seconds or so for just a count, then back to normal. Any ideas? I’m pulling my hair out.

99 Z-71 with a 350 5.7. Starts and runs fine and then all of the sudden. Yesterday morning it starts and dies after about 1 second, started it again and same results. It does this several times. After about 30 mins of trying and talking to it a while it started and ran fine.

Starts fine, even today when it was -15, fuel pressure 52 running, holds after shut down, newer plugs/wires/cap rotor, tested MAP sensor and tests good, tested resistance changes in TPS (with sensor out) and changes were smooth along range, unplugged every sensor I could find individually looking for changes, no luck.

After you take it out and drive it, it’ll idle fine for a couple minutes, then will drop a couple hundred rpms every 30 seconds or so for just a count, then back to normal. Any ideas? I’m pulling my hair out.

What should I do if my Chevy truck dies?

One thought is if it seems fuel starved you may want to check EVAP system esp. vent and purge solenoids, after it dies, pop the gas cap and see if it feels like tank was pressurized. 9 people found this helpful. Start a new Chevrolet question.

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When did my Chevy Duramax die while driving?

04 Chevy duramax, dies while idling and intemitintly while driving, restarts and runs for long periods and shorts periods. Today it died while idling … read more I have 1994 c1500 5.7. When the truck is cold it starts just I have 1994 c1500 5.7.

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).

Can a 2001 Chevy Silverado die while driving?

Re-start after a few minutes and runs well until driven a short distance, the … read more I have a 2001 Chevy Silverado. While driving my truck began to loose power while pressing the gas pedal and eventually died. It would restart but whould then quickly die.

Why did my 2000 Chevy Silverado stop running?

My 2000 Chevy Silverado Pickup stopped running. It will start My 2000 Chevy Silverado Pickup stopped running. It will start and run for a few seconds, but then stalls. I’ve changed the fuel filter, rotor and rotor cap with no success.

Is the 2006 2500HD D / A running fine?

My 2006 2500HD D/A was running fine this past weekend. I parked it in my driveway on Saturday. I moved it to my side driveway on Sunday, took about 5 minutes of running. Shut it off and came back a few minutes later to restart it. It would start very easy, and run for about 2 seconds then die.

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

13 people found this helpful. My 2004 Silverado won’t start when it’s rainy so I sprayed the heck outta the wires and cap with wd40 it started right up ran till it rained 2 weeks later now just starts I can hear the fuel pump running but it dies after about 40 secs dies then will not start till it sits for about ab hour any suggestions

What to do if your truck starts and runs then dies?

If the problem isn’t your body control module , fuel pump, injectors, nor ignition switch. Flip over engine compartment fuse block carefully and check for bright green coloring around wire port. If any color is present use an 8mm or 10mm socket and loosen the bolt holding the wire connectors on the bottom of fuse block.

Why does my GMC Sierra suddenly stop running?

Truck suddenly stops running, acting like it’s out of fuel. There is fuel in the gas tank and, I can hear the fuel pump when I turn the ignition on. Is there a fuse, or relay that is maybe causing this to happen?

What is the TBI code on a 1990 Chevy truck?

Consult a service manual or see below for any check engine light code definitions. You can use a late 80’s or early 90’s GM TBI definition. If you have access to a scan tool use a hook up for a 1990 350 cu. in. 5.7L Chevrolet truck. For some scan tools enter VIN 10th“L” 3rd“C” 8th“K”.

How old was my Chevy truck when it died?

Had it towed to a friends where we pulled out the Chilton book and began troubleshooting. First thing we replaced was the fuel filter. It was 9 years old and when we blew into it there was a lot of restriction. After that we ran through the tests under Fuel Pump.

Forgot to mention this is a 1995 K1500 5.7 with TBI. When it first start if you give it some gas dose it stay runing?? My 2001 suburban did this it would start and die.

Why is my truck not running when I leave work?

Truck wouldn’t stay running when leaving work today. It starts then dies after a couple of seconds. Had it towed to a friends where we pulled out the Chilton book and began troubleshooting.

Why does my Dads 93 Chevy truck die?

My Dads 93 was doing what seems to be the same thing as yours. It ended up being the Fuel Pump Relay. If I press the gas pedal it dies. It’s been acting weird for a while now. For instance, when I take off from a dead stop at a light it sort of hesitates when I hit the gas.

Had it towed to a friends where we pulled out the Chilton book and began troubleshooting. First thing we replaced was the fuel filter. It was 9 years old and when we blew into it there was a lot of restriction. After that we ran through the tests under Fuel Pump.

My Dads 93 was doing what seems to be the same thing as yours. It ended up being the Fuel Pump Relay. If I press the gas pedal it dies. It’s been acting weird for a while now. For instance, when I take off from a dead stop at a light it sort of hesitates when I hit the gas.

What makes a 2000 Chevy 4.3 truck not start?

7,686 satisfied customers 2000 Chevy 4.3 truck start won’t start runs little rough 2000 Chevy 4.3 truck start won’t start runs little rough fuel pump new think it’s fuel pressure regulater …  read more Roy Belding 7,686 satisfied customers

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.

What do you call a truck that starts then dies?

Truck wouldn’t stay running when leaving work today. It starts then dies after a couple of seconds. Had it towed to a friends where we pulled out the Chilton book and began troubleshooting. First thing we replaced was the fuel filter.

Last test says to start the vehicle and remove the relay. The vehicle should continue to run (which it did not because it died in seconds). If the vehicle stalls check the fuel pump/oil pressure switch and its wiring. Book does not say where fuel pump/oil pressure switch is.

What does it mean when your truck wont start?

When it will not start the lights, stereo, etc. will come on but the engine will click and not turn over. Other times it will start right up. By the way the truck runs just fine once started. I can jump start it every time problem is I cant find a hill to get it to roll start every time.

What kind of truck won’t stay running?

I have a 2001 dodge 1500 pickup. The truck fires right up but will not stay running unless I keep my foot on the gas. As soon as I let off the throttle it dies instantly without sputtering. Gauges read fine and it does it even after it has warmed up.

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 Tacoma truck start then die?

Turns out it was a security issue with the key sensor. Started fiddling around with the key and noticed a really small rubber button on the key right next to where the key goes in to the plastic part. I pushed it in a couple of times. Cranked right up. Not sure if that was really the issue or just coincidence.

How long does it take for a truck to start and die?

Battery was fine and the engine would turn over, but not start. Every now and then, it would crank and die within a couple of seconds. Looked around online for a while and called my mechanic to ask him.

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.

Turns out it was a security issue with the key sensor. Started fiddling around with the key and noticed a really small rubber button on the key right next to where the key goes in to the plastic part. I pushed it in a couple of times. Cranked right up. Not sure if that was really the issue or just coincidence.

How often does a GMC Yukon engine die?

Engine cranks, briefly… Engine cranks, briefly starts and then dies. The engine cranks over, the engine will start and within one second the engine dies. This occurs once every other month. Took it to dealer for a major tune up and it still happens.

Can a car start and die at the same time?

You’ll hear the engine turning and everything will seem fine. However, there may come a point in time when your car will actually start but then die almost immediately afterward. There is never a convenient time for your car to suddenly quit working on you when you have somewhere to go.

What to do if your GMC Sierra won’t start?

Attempt to start the engine. If it doesn’t start then release the key back to the on position. Watch the security light. After 10 to 15 minutes the security light should turn off. Turn the ignition off and wait 5 seconds. Repeat steps 1 through 4 two more times for a total of 3 cycles (30 minutes).

Can a Silverado Sierra GMC start then dies?

I’ve got another 99 6.0L that i’ve swapped the MAF, MAP, Idle Air, Throttle Position sensor, both computers, all relays, nothing changes the behavior. I’ve checked all the fuses i can find that would be releated to engine function, on both fues panels.

When does a 99 6-0l engine start and die?

It will start right up, then dies after going up to about 1000 RPM for 2 seconds. It will start everytime then die. I’ve replaced the fuel pump, fuel filter, fuel regulator. I’ve got another 99 6.0L that i’ve swapped the MAF, MAP, Idle Air, Throttle Position sensor, both computers, all relays, nothing changes the behavior.

Why does my GMC engine start but not run?

Repair guides and support for cars, trucks, and SUVs manufactured by GMC. Answered! View the answer I have this problem too Is this a good question? An engine will start but not run when the fuel runs out .

What does it mean when your car says no crank?

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. The most common problem, that causes this condition is a failed starter motor.

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.

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