The fuel filter is located on the inside of the drivers side frame rail under the cab. This truck needs nothing at all except a working radio. Remove Filter from bracket by sliding and manipulating fuel lines for clearance, and slide filter out of bracket. Intake manifold is not accessible unless the engine head if off. From previous experience with failed oil pumps these are the steps I would take; start your truck, check the oil pressure, pop the hood and rev the engine, if you hear a repetitive metal knocking noise coming from the cylinder heads along with decreased or no oil pressure, most likely your oil pump has failed and is unable to push oil back through your engine. Just set the idle as if you were in drive and then adjust the timing to the factory-specified timing mark.
Chevrolet equipped the base models of its 1500 and 2500 trucks with a 4. Jun 19, 2009 if u have no check engine light do the following procedure. But if anyone knows the problem please comment below. This is why I mention the truck being sold as is and that it may requiremaintenance from time to time. My guess is that the number refers to the static or total load capacity in lbs. Even the bed is in really good shape.
Also if you look at the tailgate you will see a long dark panel. Generally speaking, the 1500 or F150 for Fords is a half ton truck. The tires are in great shape and the spare has never been used. Everything else seems to work just fine. The seat folds back up to a third seat. Be careful when breaking the fittings because there will be pressure bleeding off.
The radio has no sound to the speakers for some reason. This is true no matter what type of cab it has, regular, extended, or crew cab. This is a serious problem and if this is what is happening it is recommended that you do not drive the truck or rev the engine anymore, as this can cause serious damage to your engine. I told himIdidn'trecommendthat and I would haveit checked out by a shop first. If you don't have the original from the factory, call your Chevy dealer or pick one up from an auto parts store. This will put the system in the bypass mode.
The company offered buyers of the 1500 model the choice of upgrading to a 5. Tighten all the bolts in a criss cross pattern very slowly until they are hand tight. If it has a long bed, it came with a 3 … 4 gallon tank. The only dent I found was onthe tailgate and its about the size of a quarter. He also played games with the auto transporter the same way. Use a can of Berryman carburetor clean to locate the vacuum leak.
He never paid for any of it. But if you drive a late model car or pick-up you'll likely want to know how to set the yourself. If it is a short bed version, it came with a 26 gallon tank. You can hold the gasket in place with thread tied very loosely or by applying a slight amount of Vaseline to the edge … of the pan. I found out that the guy is a car flipper and he was just a very dishonest person. You can still check the potential leak by spraying some Berryman near the intake manifold.
If you have any questions, feel free to contact me directly. Do not over tighten the drain plug. I have replaced the spark plugs and wires, cap and rotor bug, and temp sensor plug. Where to Find Timing Specifications Your Chevy's timing specifications are located on the vehicle emissions control information label under the hood. The truck hasalwaysbeen adult owned andmaintenanceoncehas been done regularly.
It will get tighter when exposed to heat. Do the same starting from the brake booster unit the round unit on the drive side fire all. When it's in an idle the Rpms want to drop and it sounds like it wants to stall and when I'm speeding up while driving the rpms want to jump back and forth and sometimes the truck won't even speed up almost like it's missing or surging. You should also be able to get these from the manual. However, if you are experiencing decreased oil pressure readings along with lifters knocking it is most likely not the sensor, but the pump … itself. If anyone knows what it is please tell me. Just like with any vehicle it will requiremaintenance from time to time.
Vacuum leaks can occur in following locations. Nov 15, 2009 do the following, it should cure the problem. You can get a photo by calling your local Chevy dealer service center and requesting one. If you need help transporting it I do have atransporter I work with. I will be selling the truck as is.
I know i … t does not feel tight enough. This truck is just clean all around. It depends on how your gauge is callibrated. Theinterior is really clean with normal wear to it. If ground clearance is not high enough to get under vehicle and work, raise it with jack and rest frame on jackstands.