Sixteen years of use on original equipment. However, if this is not an option, you can also find deals online or by shopping around at local auto parts stores. How do I replace climate controls in the dashboard? Complaint Number: 10185579 Incident Date: March 19, 2007 Date Added to File: March 19, 2007 Description of the Complaint: The fuel gage does not read accurately. I just felt the heater hoses under the hood. Have your vehicle inspected by a professional. Manufactured with a strong gas engine and an.
So I began to look for another reason why it might be still leaking. It seems to be a common problem on the 2000 and 2001 trucks. Our truck is only at 47K miles and we have never used the emergency brake - we have never needed to. At least, that was my experience when I got my truck. They are always located on the lower sides of the block. The vehicle was inspected by an independent repair shop who determined the rear disc drum and pads needed to be replaced.
Fuel Gauge 2001 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Fuel Gauge Consumer Complaints Complaint Number: 10479617 Incident Date: October 10, 2011 Date Added to File: October 10, 2012 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2001 chevrolet silverado 1500. Complaint Number: 10164333 Incident Date: August 3, 2006 Date Added to File: August 3, 2006 Description of the Complaint: : the contact stated while driving 75mph on the interstate, the fuel gauge indicator decreased and elevated without warning. When using the brake it would make a metal on metal type noise. There are a number of causes for an engine misfire or engine ticking noise. The dealer says it will cost six to seven hundred dollars to fix. While parking on a steep hill I found out my parking brake was not holding. Generally speaking, where is the best place to find replacement parts? Let me know if you need more help.
Mine needed done at 120k, and I have the stronger version. I use my tripometer to estimate how much fuel I have but if the fuel mileage changes, as with towing, it is not reliable. After a fairly short period of time the new fuel pump began acting up gauge not registering correctly or not at all just the same as the one I replaced it with. Keith Tanner wrote: If you want to know what's bad about them, buy it. Driver's power window lost cable and is being replaced. I figured maybe it was an oil pan gasket. Interior quality is below par.
Remove the long spider gear pin, as it should slide out without a lot of force. I bought new brakes at dealership and they informed me manual transmission pickups have been recalled. At least, that was my experience when I got my truck. . Complaint Number: 10169962 Incident Date: October 3, 2006 Date Added to File: October 4, 2006 Description of the Complaint: 2001 silverado z71 5.
Common problems of the 2001 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 311 problems have been reported for the 2001 Chevrolet Silverado 1500. One of my fuel tank straps also rusted out and I almost lost my fuel tank! The vehicle has not been repaired. The emergency brake was not working. This article applies to the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 1999-2006. What else do I need to know? I do understand that this is a very common problem with this year 2001 Silverado's. Replaced with aftermarket and works fine.
Piston 65 Binding in the case Seal 66 Leaking, damaged, or worn Gasket 63 Damaged or displaced Cover 62 Damaged Bolts 61 Broken, loose, or missing Checkball Missing Fluid Pressure Too low Direct Clutch Components Reaction Plates 618 The splines are worn. The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is a truck that provokes. Center Support 640 Leaking at the case, or the support is broken. Dealer and manufacturer offered no help for free. The problem is constant and on going. The Silverado hasn't changed much since its 1999 introduction and doesn't compete well with more modern designs.
Answered on Jul 14, 2017 My truck had the same issue and from I have read, it is pretty common. Especially in the rocker panels. And the vehicle is maintained I. Keith Tanner wrote: bravenrace wrote: Keith Tanner wrote: If you want to know what's bad about them, buy it. He broke his jaw in three places and fractured his right arm in two places. I notice by this web site that I'm not the only one.
Replaced it with a new battery. The mechanic told me it's because of the Dexcool antifreeze recommended by General Motors. Then every person you meet will be happy to tell you how much Chevy trucks suck and how much trouble they are. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's service brakes, hydraulic with 172 problems. I have run out of fuel and been stranded on more than one occasion.
This has been my experience also. Replaced the surpentine belt idler as it's bearings were noisy. I also replaced the cab corners with the same material. Also the drivers side tank of the radiator was cracked and leaking. They are undersized from the factory for a 4x4. The parking brake has not been working for several years, even after brake service on the rear wheels.