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1999 Chevrolet S-10 Base Reg Cab 108 WB Xtreme

1999 Chevrolet S-10
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Rear Wheel Drive, Reg Cab 6' Fleetside
23 mpg city / 29 mpg hwy
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April 24, 2013, 8:04 pm

Tucker A

Question: i have 02 chevy S-10 v6 and some times my truck has a problem with starting. when i turn the key the

i have 02 chevy S-10 v6 and some times my truck has a problem with starting. when i turn the key the dash lights go out but my head lights stay on. some times when i shift it into neutral it will start but that doesnt always work. it normally only does it once a day. i just neeed to know where to start. thanks

April 27, 2013, 8:29 pm

Richard W
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I would start by check the voltage at the starter when it's not starting. That is the little wire going to the starter. If you don't have voltage there you need a ignition switch. If you have voltage there and it does not start you need a starter.

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