85 pickup chev will crank but when put in gear engine dies.

Asked by Jun 04, 2014 at 02:29 PM about the 1999 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1985 silverado pickup has been running good for age.  Now will crank but engine dies when put in gear....

1 Answer

100,305

If it dies in both forward and reverse it sounds like the torque converter is locked up.

Your Answer

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Experts

  • #1
    John Carson
    Reputation
    2,480
  • #2
    Rowefast
    Reputation
    1,980
  • #3
    Andrew Olsen
    Reputation
    1,700
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Sierra 1500
880 Great Deals out of 65,424 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ford F-150
2,277 Great Deals out of 181,621 listings starting at $1,000
Used Dodge Ram 1500
373 Great Deals out of 10,869 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota Tundra
482 Great Deals out of 31,810 listings starting at $1,999
Used Toyota Tacoma
607 Great Deals out of 42,171 listings starting at $1,995
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
668 Great Deals out of 39,348 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
376 Great Deals out of 44,150 listings starting at $2,400
Used Chevrolet Camaro
397 Great Deals out of 30,558 listings starting at $3,550
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500
6 Great Deals out of 258 listings starting at $2,900
Used Ford Mustang
717 Great Deals out of 38,357 listings starting at $895

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
202 Great Deals out of 76,590 listings starting at $20,998
2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
218 Great Deals out of 6,570 listings starting at $17,422
2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
317 Great Deals out of 10,664 listings starting at $12,950
2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
348 Great Deals out of 12,944 listings starting at $9,500
2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
176 Great Deals out of 5,247 listings starting at $6,995

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.