Troubleshooting tips?

145

Asked by May 24, 2009 at 02:19 PM about the 1997 Chevrolet C/K 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My cruise control in my '92 chevy 1500 doesnt work. I want it to work for better mileage. My park brake light stays on and my wipers are haywire; they dont stop sometimes and the windshield pisser sometimes doesnt work also.

5 Answers

85

My Mom has a 92 Suburban and the cruze didnt work on her truck either and the brake light came on sometimes. I found that the stop/brake pedal switch was causing the problem. As for your windshield wipers we had a recall for the older trucks and we see some of the newer trucks have problems with the circuit board weld breaking. Thase are just a couple things i have found and know. I work at a chevrolet and cadillac dealership. Hope that helps you out.

1 people found this helpful.
125

sounds like you have some electrical issues. probably a series of shorts in the wiring.

145

Ok, i will check to see about the cruise

1 people found this helpful.
145

How would I go about checking if the stop/brake pedal switch is causing the problem? I have already tried putting a piece of cardboard in between the switch and the contact, but it didnt work.

1 people found this helpful.
85

There are many contacts in the brake switch. At first the cruise wouldnt work and then a while later the abs/brake teltale light would come on.

1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer:

C/K 1500

Looking for a Used C/K 1500 in your area?

CarGurus has 672 nationwide C/K 1500 listings starting at $2,200.

ZIP:

Chevrolet C/K 1500 Experts

  • #1
    Andrew Olsen
    Reputation
    4,280
  • #2
    John Saffrahn
    Reputation
    2,720
  • #3
    Rowefast
    Reputation
    2,380
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Sierra 1500
721 Great Deals out of 60,743 listings starting at $1,395
Used Ford F-150
2,280 Great Deals out of 208,575 listings starting at $1,300
Used Chevrolet C/K 2500
176 listings starting at $3,950
Used Dodge Ram 1500
323 Great Deals out of 9,310 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
526 Great Deals out of 37,725 listings starting at $1,250
Used Chevrolet Camaro
233 Great Deals out of 27,296 listings starting at $2,077
Used Toyota Tacoma
410 Great Deals out of 47,342 listings starting at $2,994
Used Chevrolet C/K 3500
195 listings starting at $4,500
Used Chevrolet S-10
5 Great Deals out of 875 listings starting at $1,500

Used Cars For Sale

1998 Chevrolet C/K 1500 For Sale
126 listings starting at $2,999
1996 Chevrolet C/K 1500 For Sale
73 listings starting at $4,195

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.