Not exactly a gas miser at 18 highway, however it has a factory tow package. . Nearly 80,000 2002 Chevy Astro vans are believed to be prone to non-working stop and hazard lights due to a faulty switch that may develop an open circuit. Lots of windows so you have a good view of the road. I still feel there might be a loose connection problem.
Mar 18, 2018 Are we talking cam timing or ignition timing? Considering sub-par reliability, definitely consider an extended warranty. I did find 1 ring terminal broken on the t-stat bolt and replaced it. I assume it just goes to the voltage sensor or something. My '02 astro van hood latch used to stick shut also. Model year 1998 Year of manufacture 1998 First year of ownership 2000 Most recent year of ownership 2010 Engine and transmission 4. They have always been helpful to me. It is not possible in nova scotia to obtain a blasting permit to blow up your car even if you take precautions and hire a professional.
The 1995, 1996 and 1997 Astros' transmission woes are mostly restricted to valve body malfunctions. Year of manufacture 1998 First year of ownership 1998 Most recent year of ownership 2002 Engine and transmission 4. I took the alternator out and had schuck's test it, they say it's ok, but I wonder how good their test is. The inside manual lock button will not move. The consumer walked back to car lot and the was told everything was fine that the mechanic had checked over everything completely and to just fill the vehicle up with gas. Not exactly a gas miser at 18 highway, however it has a factory tow package.
The wipers have an intermittent problem that has left us several times in pouring rain only to have the wipers fail. Yes Review Date: 19th March, 2004 Faults: At 32,000 miles, the drivers window motor failed. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure but the vehicle was not repaired. I will probably have to get a connector at the junk yard to splice in because this one is severed right ate the plug. The Astro could improve on its fuel economy.
Once the van stars it runs fine, if it seats for two hours or more it will not start without the starting fluid in the intake. The vehicle was taken to the dealer where the contact was informed that the head gasket failed and caused engine coolant to leak into the motor abnormally. At 36,000 miles, the oxygen sensor needed to be replaced. Yes Review Date: 19th March, 2004 Faults: At 32,000 miles, the drivers window motor failed. Diagnostic system was defective and didn't provide warning that the engine was overheating.
At 52,000 miles, the passengers window motor failed. I only attemped two times because I cant aford to pay that much money and the problem to not get fixed. If you can see the bolts and notice from front to back there are 3 rows of bolts. Is there something I could be missing? It wears down and causes rough idling to no start. Tested ok, but I replaced it anyway with a better one.
Yes Review Date: 21st September, 2003 I have owned a 98 Astro van since buying it used from a rental car agency in 2000. I never worry myself about setting a distributor into the cam gear so that the rotor is pointing to the hole in the cap that is marked 1. Am I completely off base? Don't Know Review Date: 11th September, 2002 This sounds just a bit odd. Sidepost terminal is what I'm refering to. Make sure the connections are good.
Rides high and considering its size, one at least feels safer on the road. Cam timing you will have to line the dots up on the cam and crank gears when installing the timing chain. Be really careful not to get shocked. Still I re-charged the battery which showed full charge anyway. I have no electrical power at all and it was working fine when I got home the night before. A Chevrolet dealer should be consulted to have the switch replaced.