2000 gmc seirra will start fine first start of the day but idle rough and act like its going to die. Then it will come out of it and do it again. Any ideas?

Asked by Jul 07, 2015 at 11:12 PM about the 2000 GMC Sierra 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Sometimes it does die and the only
way to get it to start back up is to
put ur foot to the floor.

4 Answers

17,650

Have the Throttle Body and the Idle Air Control Valve cleaned. Check air filter.

Where would the idle air control valve be?

17,650

Google your question with year , make, model and it will show you were and how to clean.

Thank u. Hope it works

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • rough idle, stalling, loss of power. 225 answers

    o2 sensor code 44 (lean) Replaced: coolant temp sensor, tps, map sensor, fuel filter, and o2 sensor. It will run normal on occasion but only lasts about 45 seconds or so. I don't think its the torqu...

    1995 GMC Sierra 1500 K1500 SL 4WD Extended Cab Stepside SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Truck won't start 39 answers

    Recently I have experienced starting issues. One minute it starts and runs great, next time I try to start it it turns over but won't start. Let sit for awhile, turn key, won't start, turn key off...

    1988 GMC Sierra 1500 C1500 Standard Cab SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • sometimes starts with low idle sometimes starts correctly. 7 answers

    2002 GMC sierra. sometimes when I start the truck it will idle about 500, then it will run rough or stall. If I turn it off, I have to turn the key off completely, and restart it will idle at 1000 an...

    2002 GMC Sierra 1500 SLE Standard Cab SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Engine die out/ hard idle

    Ok so about a week ago on my 91 sierira we did a toon up involving the sparks and oil after a road trip the car started to miss to make unusual stalls and would ideal hard (when I would be at a sto...

    1991 GMC Sierra 1500 C1500 Extended Cab LB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Rough idle 99 gmc k1500 5.7 1 answer

    Truck idles very rough but once it's over 30 mph it seems to drive just fine until stopping or slowing below 30mph. I have replaces plugs twice, wires, fuel oump, fuel filter, relay fuse, full dist...

    1999 GMC Sierra

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Sierra 1500

Looking for a Used Sierra 1500 in your area?

CarGurus has 62,271 nationwide Sierra 1500 listings starting at $1,395.

ZIP:

Search GMC Sierra 1500 Questions

GMC Sierra 1500 Experts

#1 dragonflyoffshore
dragonflyoffshore
Reputation 4,790
#2 John Saffrahn
John Saffrahn
Reputation 3,360
#3 Glenn Clingenpeel
Glenn Clingenpeel
Reputation 2,960
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2,284 Great Deals out of 155,168 listings starting at $1,395
Used Ford F-150
2,700 Great Deals out of 212,349 listings starting at $1,000
Used GMC Sierra 2500HD
138 Great Deals out of 13,468 listings starting at $2,997
Used Dodge Ram 1500
531 Great Deals out of 12,827 listings starting at $1,995
Used Toyota Tundra
582 Great Deals out of 30,721 listings starting at $2,637
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
326 Great Deals out of 25,711 listings starting at $2,500
Used Toyota Tacoma
614 Great Deals out of 35,124 listings starting at $2,155
Used GMC Yukon
519 Great Deals out of 17,127 listings starting at $1,799
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
775 Great Deals out of 28,451 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
395 Great Deals out of 45,079 listings starting at $2,000
Used Chevrolet Camaro
279 Great Deals out of 38,301 listings starting at $1,250
Used GMC Sierra 1500HD
6 Great Deals out of 112 listings starting at $3,900

Used Cars For Sale

2017 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
23 Great Deals out of 35,678 listings starting at $23,699
2016 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
54 Great Deals out of 3,970 listings starting at $18,219
2015 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
119 Great Deals out of 4,045 listings starting at $14,988
2014 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
150 Great Deals out of 4,388 listings starting at $14,495
2013 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
89 Great Deals out of 2,375 listings starting at $9,988