TRUCK RUNS PERFECT AT TIMES BUT SOMETIMES WONT RUN AT ALL

  • Tiny
  • Kevin Godwin
  • 1997 Chevrolet Silverado
  • 230,000 miles

Wont crank for a week then cranks and runs great for a week then wont crank for a week then cranks and runs great for a week

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Tuesday, March 6th, 2012 AT 1:40 PM

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  • Tiny
  • ASEMaster6371
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Start with a battery check. Get the alternator checked as well. The starter may have a dead spot in it causing this condition.

Roy

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Tuesday, March 6th, 2012 AT 3:32 PM
  • Tiny
  • Kevin Godwin
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All that is fine. And it cranks fine after about a week, with out doing a thing.

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Wednesday, March 7th, 2012 AT 6:10 PM
  • Tiny
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I believe you have a failing starter motor.

Roy

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Wednesday, March 7th, 2012 AT 6:21 PM
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  • Kevin Godwin
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Iam sorry cranks fine but doesnt run

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Thursday, March 8th, 2012 AT 9:15 PM
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Wont crank has fire and fuel pressure, spitting back though the intake manifold

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Monday, March 12th, 2012 AT 2:21 PM
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Fixed

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Friday, March 30th, 2012 AT 2:34 PM
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Faluty fuel pressure regulator

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Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012 AT 2:12 PM

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