Got a GMC 1500 wont start

Abianchi11c
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Asked by Abianchi11c Feb 28, 2013 at 10:57 PM about the 1991 GMC Sierra 1500 C1500 SLE Standard Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It was running then i killed it and restarted it kicked right up. drove it home about 30 mins then kiled
it again for about five min came back out wouldnt start think it might be the battery its making no
noises

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judge_roy
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yeah, hose off the battery, disconnect and wire brush the terminals, and do the negative and the ground wire terminal to the block and to the engine. You get these all solid and you'll be wavin' g'bye~

Abianchi11c
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thanks could it be the alternator though considering it did start before

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judge_roy
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put the shumbacher on 12v overnite!

tenspeed
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Check the battery volts with a meter. It should be around 12-12.5 VDC at rest and 13.5-14.5 with the engine running.

gerardmcrae
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The altenator

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judge_roy
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gonna get a brand new belt to go with your new alt, too?

gerardmcrae
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That should do it

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