GM and GMC

Parent Category: American Cars
This category covers questions about General Motors and its second best-selling division, General Motors Company (GMC). General Motors currently has four main divisions in the United States: Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, and GMC. General Motors was founded in 1908 and employs over 200,000 people, with its headquarters being in Detroit, Michigan.
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You have screw something out then take it to a car center to tellthem how to put it back together
Under dash on passenger side
Get the manual and read the part on what your working on and go from there
The pad on the clutch is getting low
1. block rear wheel so it won't roll; 2) loosen lug nuts; 3) jackup wheel with jack under cross frame; 4) place jack stand underspring support & lower jack to rest PU on stand but keep jackin place holding some weight; 5) remove lug nuts and wheel; 6)remove the 2 bolts that hold the brakes to the...
Take all the oil out then unscrew all the bolts and take a scraper razor blade where the gasket sits between the engine and the pan clean the pan and then put the gasket in place put the bolts back in and torque them to what it says make sure not to tighten them to much don't want to strip any of...
You just unbolt them and bolt in the new ones.
Its located on the lower radiator hose its called the thermostat housing it comes with a housing and thermostat together u wont miss it
tell you a horror story or three of the ol' 4L60E giving up theghost in a variety of situations. There is the common "2-3 flare,"where the transmission just can't quite grab Third gear underpower, the less popular but even worse "1-2 rev-limiter showdown,"and the least favorite of all, "my...
It keeps the camshaft in time with the valves
The max towing capacity is not a question of what engine your vehicle is equipped but what suspension it is equipped with. But check the door jam on the drivers door. All model specific info is contained on this data tag.
Most transmission dipsticks look and function the same. Have a wadof paper towels in your non-dominant hand. Locate the top of thetransmission fluid dipstick (not the oil). Grasp the top, andgently twist and pull outward/upward. As you see the glisteningfluid on the stick, prepare to open your hand...
There are three accepted routes. First a body lift will lift the body off the frame and make room for larger tires. They are cheap and relatively easy to install. Secondly, an aftermarket suspension lift can be purchased for between 400 and 1200 dollars. Various companies offer them and they come...
you can either purchase a computer programmer ($200-$350+) that will allow you to check and clear codes as well as adjust computer settings for maximum performance or take the vehicle to most auto parts stores that can check the codes for free.
On the driver's side next to the distributor; hard to get to.
Obviously . If the DIC shut it down and the Oil is full then you should have it serviced/replaced. Both can't be right.
I have a 2002 Envoy and I have the same problem. I have to insert a pen or pencil in the hole right up under the ignition switch and push a wire to get my keys out. It gets old but what caused this I have no idea. I think it is something in the shift linkage.
Answer . Bring to a shop that has an ABS scanner to determine problem
You will need to take out the parts of the ignition and put in newparts. It is usually best to trust a mechanic to do this for you.
To sell more cars than any other auto maker.. GM for 77 years in a row had been the global sales leader (1931-2007) In 2008 GM sold 8.35 million cars worldwide, but was passed by Toyota. ( Based on 2008 sales)
it is above the rear view mirror. it is a inch long by inch wide and is glued to the windshield. has wiring to it. hope this helps.
As per NO. the instrument cluster still does not have the recall but you can fix the problem with a cheap part and a little time. you can get on eBay and order a stepper motor for the speedometer and disassemble the cluster then de-soldier the old stepper motor from the...
fuel pump may be getting tired,fuel filter could be plugged, fuel pressure regulatormight be bad or not getting vacuum. check fuel lines back to the fuel tank and around the engine. sometimes there are plastic lines from a fuel distributor on some of those engines inside the intake manifold going to...
what is the towing capacity on a 2006 youkon gmc xl
Answer . Most are self-adjusting. Try backing up and stopping vehicle using the parking brake 3-4 times
negative side of coil, or if electronic distributor it will have a port on the distributor, then its power wire and ground and then same for lights
There are a few reasons why the cruise control does not work in acar. The fuse could be out, the wiring could need replacing orsomething as simple as the buttons not working.
Yes it can. It is the same engine.
At one point while offroad I had the vaccuum lines for the four wheel drive fail. If you go to the intake manifold, there should be a few ports that are blocked off. With the vehicle running unblock and check for vacuum. If you have vacuum, you can connect an extra bit of vacuum line directly from...
As a rule of thumb, once they get to about the same thickness or less as the backing plate-time to change, since they go quickly from there. Also there are rivets inside so you can't use 100% & those rubbing on rotor/drums not good. The rotors do most the work & wear faster. Many people routinely...
Please be more specific, what year? Remember posts are not linkedon this site so wording is important.
Trouble code P0506 means:Idle control system RPM lower than expected
Remove the vacuum hose from the O2 sensor. Remove the wiringharness. Remove the O2 sensor retaining screws. Reverse the processto install the new O2 sensor.
The engine has a rev limiter while the transmission is in neutral. It will rev to higher rpm's when the transmission is in gear., then repair're then able to select your vehicle's make and model.
It's at the top rear of the engine, next to the distributor.
The cost of transmission fluid and filter will depend on the makeof the car. It will also depend on the labor costs if a person hasit done at an automobile repair shop. The fluid is about $5 a quartand the filter with the gasket might cost between $15 and $45. Manyvehicles take about 10 quarts or...
Answer . Follow the larger hose from the a/c compressor. Maybe near the drier at the passenger firewall
The firing order is 1-8-7-2-6-5-4-3 Cylinder #s or drivers side head front to rear is 1-3-5-7 The other head front to rear is 2-4-6-8
Gmc does not use inertia/reset switches.
Tach signal? To install a Tachometer? I did it 2 days ago! finnaly got a Tach on my 1998 Nissan Frontier By concept 1 4 cylinder 2.4 right?....Yep if you would still light to know Email me at or myspace is peace!
if any of your caution lights such as your low gas or oil change begin messing up or coming on when they aren't susposed to do.
Check your intake gaskets and seals, as this sounds like a vacuumleak. Also make sure that the timing is dead on.
The Vortec is the GM 4.3L VIN Code "W" engine, the X is the non-Vortec
You're going to have to drop the tank. Syphon out all the gas. Take off the tank straps and let it down. Have some felt of an old leather belt around to put between the tank and the straps when you put it back up. I'm betting the old rubber is pretty well gone by now.
First. Remove all the spark plugs. Drain all the oil. Turn the engine over by hand VERY SLOWLY. Squirt some oil down the spark plug holes. Light oil. (Marvel Mystery Oil) Turn the engine over again. Refill with fresh oil & new filter. Install new spark plugs. If the fuel system was not compromised...
The 2007 GMC Envoy rear wiper blade size is a special 12" rear wiper blade that is very simple to replace once you find a replacement. Unfortunately, most stores do not stock this special rear wiper blade so please see sources and related links below for more information and installation videos....
Purchase a shop repair manual for that vehicle. All that info is in there.
Answer . try replacing the radiator cap, because it has a pressure release valve that can stick or take out your thermostat altogether, sometimes it runs better without it in the summer only.. .. HOW IS THE CONDITON OF THE RADIATOR? THERE COULD BE SOME CROSS TUBES THAT ARE CLOGED UP TOWARD THE...
There is 2 of them on that engine and there both underneith the intake manifold. You will have to remove the intake to even see and get to them. No other way.
215/75R15 but I have 235/75 on mine and give a much smoother ride plus fills the wheel wells and gives it a more complete look.
To bleed brakes on 2001 GMC Yukon, jack up the vehicle and removethe wheels. Locate the caliper bleeding screws, spray withpenetrating oil, and drain.
There are multiple fluid brands that fulfill the specifications forGeneral Motors transfer cases. As of September 2014 the most recentGeneral Motors fluid, which is also downwardly compatible for thisapplication is AC Delco Auto-Trak II, part#10-4017 88900402.
The horn relay on the 1993 GMC Sierra is located on the fuse box.The horn relay is a rectangular shaped plug next to two largerround plugs.
Before attempting any car repair, be sure to consult an owner'smanual. Begin by gently popping off the horn cover. The short wire that yousee will go into a sleeve. Gently tug this wire and rotate itcounterclockwise to remove it. The removal will likely cause thehorn to beep. Once you've done this...
Answer . \nthe power window fuse is in the fuse box on the passenger side of the dash.\nOpen the passenger door to locate the fuse box. the power windows is fuse holder #26.
It is up inside of the drivers side frame rail just behind the cab. You will have to lay up under the truck and look up in the frame to see it.
check pickup in the distributor
The quick answer is no. Off the top of my head the reason is this. The bolt pattern from the Pathfinder is probably not the same as the Suburban. And the tires on the Pathfinder are probably not rate high enough to carry the weight of the suburban safely.
How do you repair or replace the fuel compensation sensor circuit low input . I have a PO178 code from the computer. Thanks! The vehicle is a 2004 Chevy Tahoe.
Purchase a spark plug spark checker at your local auto parts store, unplug each plug and check for fire to the plug while turning over.
The distributor cap on a 96 gmc sonoma is located on the top of the engine towards the back, behind the throttle body next to the firewall.
Answer . \nI have a 99 4Runner SR5; I believe it is an 18.3 gallon tank, but don't quote me on that. It is at least 18.
The locations of electrical grounds in the light truck can belocated visually. First the under-hood grounds will be visible whenthe hood is opened. The grounds will be wires attached to theframe. There will also be grounds located under the car. The bestway to see these is to have the vehicle safely...
Need to park on clean surface and see if it leaks while running or when parked, or both. Then need to see where it is. If under gas tank, could be rusted tank or lines, if between motor and tank, rusted lines or cracked filter maybe. Closer to engine, have someone look for leak to track it down.
I'm not a mechanic, but most of them have a 1/4 inch screw in the middle of the plugs on the firewall side of the body. Take that one screw loose and pry the plug off the back side of the fuse pannel. There should be silicone sealant holding it so you have to pry it off. You should be able to remove...
No Toyota is a solid company and not owned by any other company.
No, it will not fit. the ironic thing about this question is that they are both 5th generation el caminos, but the main body difference between them is the grille and headlight setup.
Short answer, yes. Mine broke and I continued to drive unitil I could replace the belt.
When the ABS light stays on it's telling you there is a problem with the ABS system and it is not functioning. There will be a code(s) set. You need to read the code(s) set in the system with the proper equipment in order to begin to make repairs.