1997 S10 4x4 4.3l, no start

Asked by Nov 25, 2015 at 07:00 PM about the 1997 Chevrolet S-10

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Pulled motor to repair leaks!! Installed motor and tried to start, and I have no
power!! I have power from the battery to alternator but their is no power to
ignition!! Hooked up starter and I now wonder wether there are 3wires that
have to be connected or are there only 2??

3 Answers

120

in 1997 the large wire to the back of the alternator has the wire from the battery but also has the power wire that feeds the distrubition block on the firewall fender area on the driver side you failed to put it on or popped the fusible link that is in the circuit

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

I did exactly that and it now has power and te engine runs fine!! Thank you for your help!!

120

Glad to help , happy thanksgiving

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 1997 Chevy zr2 4.3l vortec 4x4 cranks over no start

    My zr2 cranks over and is getting spark and fuel. I put new coil,ecm,camshaft position sensor and still does nothing. When it quit all I did was pull into my drive way stopped and turned the key o...

    1997 Chevrolet S-10 2 Dr STD 4WD Standard Cab LB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 99 Chevy s10 v6 4.3l 8 answers

    I have a s10 v6 and it won't start. I turn the key and radio turns on, and u can hear the fuel pump priming but won't turn over. The bolt on the battery isn't all the way screwed in ddue to to lon...

    1999 Chevrolet S-10 3dr LS 2WD Extended Cab LB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • No Spark - 4.3L S10 Pickup 8 answers

    The engine stopped while I was driving down the highway at 60mph. I could not get it to restart. Had a tow-truck take us home. Using the Hayne's Manual Diagnostic Flow Chart, I tested for: spark at...

    1996 Chevrolet S-10 2 Dr LS Extended Cab SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 97 S10 4x4 4.3 help 1 answer

    Ok, my buddy has a 1997 S10 4x4 4.3 and it stopped running about a month ago well he checked the fuel pump and it works good has good presuor, it's getting fuel to the throttle body and it makes a...

    1997 Chevrolet S-10 2 Dr LS 4WD Standard Cab Stepside SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 1997 Chevy. s10 Blazer LS 23 answers

    I have 1997 chevy s10 blazer LS with a 4.3L vortec it wouldnt start cause it wasn't getting fuel after the fuel pumped was chamged and it died driving at 60. Started when tow truck got there And I...

    1997 Chevrolet Blazer 4 Door LS 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

S-10

Looking for a Used S-10 in your area?

CarGurus has 1,636 nationwide S-10 listings starting at $2,450.

ZIP:

Search Chevrolet S-10 Questions

Chevrolet S-10 Experts

#1 Andrew Olsen
Andrew Olsen
Reputation 2,050
#2 John Saffrahn
John Saffrahn
Reputation 890
#3 Trebor66
Trebor66
Reputation 880
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Ranger
228 Great Deals out of 6,966 listings starting at $1,500
Used GMC Sonoma
11 Great Deals out of 489 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford F-150
3,391 Great Deals out of 203,570 listings starting at $1,273
Used Toyota Tacoma
775 Great Deals out of 33,029 listings starting at $1,900
Used Dodge Dakota
117 Great Deals out of 4,351 listings starting at $995
Used Chevrolet Blazer
1,364 listings starting at $1,295
Used GMC Sierra 1500
1,156 Great Deals out of 57,808 listings starting at $995
Used Nissan Frontier
424 Great Deals out of 21,858 listings starting at $1,995
Used Dodge Ram 1500
566 Great Deals out of 12,973 listings starting at $1,200
Used Chevrolet C/K 1500
1,055 listings starting at $1,999
Used Chevrolet Camaro
645 Great Deals out of 39,147 listings starting at $2,995
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
1,067 Great Deals out of 32,279 listings starting at $1,495

Used Cars For Sale

2004 Chevrolet S-10 For Sale
56 listings starting at $4,900
2003 Chevrolet S-10 For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 376 listings starting at $2,500
2002 Chevrolet S-10 For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 244 listings starting at $2,450
2000 Chevrolet S-10 For Sale
247 listings starting at $2,800