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1998 GMC Sierra 1500 Base Reg Cab 117.5 WB

1998 GMC Sierra 1500
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Rear Wheel Drive, Reg Cab 6.5' Wideside
17 mpg city / 23 mpg hwy
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Hello, i need technical information about my car for download . about oil and another fluids,max load, max weigth, max load for trailer, for the engine to can repair, elektrick. th...
Asked by Rone H April 20, 2013, 6:48 am 1 reply
can new parts put a strain on old parts
1995 GMC Sierra 1500 V8, 115,000 miles, looks like it had alot of work done on the engine. I was told that a concern should be that alot of NEW engine parts can put strain on the ...
Asked by WJ P February 10, 2013, 7:54 am 1 reply
4x4 problem
on my 2004 GMC sierra 1500 my four wheel drive dont work. the lights work on the switch and no other lights are on. the selector acts like it switches but front dont spin also happ...
Asked by Steve K March 1, 2013, 10:04 am 0 reply
funny Knocking
ok i have a knock in my front left around the wheel. some days its louder then hell or its not the noticable. need help about to go on trip.
Asked by Logan B February 26, 2013, 7:27 am 0 reply
reduced engine power
when starting truck sometimes not all the time it says reduced engine power and wont accelerate and idle's high.
Asked by Katy G February 16, 2013, 3:05 pm 1 reply
What is wrong if my reverse is gone?
I went to back up one day and once I hit reverse it was as if it was in neutral. No matter how much throttle I gave it the truck would not move.
Asked by Ron M February 3, 2013, 9:05 pm 1 reply
Can you help me with a steering noise
My 2002 GMS Sierra 1500 has a roaring type noise that sounds louder when I slow down and turn the wheel to the left. I have been told my wheel bearings are fine and just had brand...
Asked by Clay C January 31, 2013, 5:30 am 1 reply
Truck won't start or accept charge
Yesterday I noticed a burn-ish smell as I pulled into the driveway. Today I went to start it. Nothing. So I charged the battery with a charger until it read full. Lights came on (n...
Asked by Amber P January 30, 2013, 10:51 am 0 reply
i dont want a to lift my truck but it says i need to
i have a 1997 GMC sierra 1500 and i want to get some Dick Cepek DC-2 rimes it says it requires a lift to fit but im getting the same size rimes i had before do i need a to get a su...
Asked by Dylan Y January 23, 2013, 2:41 pm 1 reply
Can this vehicle have a remote entry?
I have auto door locks and would like to have remote control entry
Asked by Joanne K January 25, 2013, 7:37 pm 0 reply

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