Hello. 97 GMC Sonoma V6, It starts most of the time but it has started not to. Firing up on the 3rd 4th revolution & seems to be getting worse

5

Asked by Oct 21, 2013 at 10:51 AM about the Chevrolet S-10

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I replaced Cap,rotor & Ignition mod. when she doesnt start on the 1st crank I smell fuel after the start? Any Ideas...Im gonna redo my ground cables. read somewhere it my help?

1 Answer

Have you checked your fuel injector regulator? When that piece goes out it floods the lines and some cases the engine.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 1999 4.3 misfiring 40 answers

    I'm running out of ideas on a problem with my 99 S10 4.3 The truck will start and idle fine however as soon as you feed a little gas it starts to miss. Giving it even more gas is either covering up th...

    1999 Chevrolet S-10 2 Dr STD Standard Cab LB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • My 2001 S10 has a hard starting problem if the truck sits between 1 to 4 hours. It starts fine if left over night. Has 46,000 miles. 77 answers

    Cranks for about ten seconds before it starts.

    2001 Chevrolet S-10 4 Dr LS 4WD Crew Cab SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Intermittent miss at idle. 5 answers

    2004 S-10 Crew Cab 4.3L 236,000 + miles For months now I've been having a "miss" while at idle. Not a constant miss where the cylinder(s) have no fire at all. It is definitely a miss. Sometimes when...

    2004 Chevrolet S-10 4 Dr LS 4WD Crew Cab SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Cant get truck to start? 13 answers

    Truck started idling rough and would shut off, now it will not start at all. It rolls over and backfires out the carb. I have changed the distributor cap and rotor, plugs, wires, checked the coil an...

    2001 Chevrolet S-10 2 Dr LS Extended Cab SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Why will my car turn over but not start? 86 answers

    I changed the fuel pump a month ago and two weeks later i got out then went to go somewhere and it would not start. It turned over but it is like it is not getting gas.. I checked the fuel pump and fi...

    2003 Chevrolet Malibu Base

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Chevrolet S-10 Questions

Chevrolet S-10 Experts

#1 Andrew Olsen
Andrew Olsen
Reputation 2,300
#2 John Saffrahn
John Saffrahn
Reputation 970
#3 Trebor66
Trebor66
Reputation 960
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Ranger
197 Great Deals out of 5,805 listings starting at $1,650
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
1,716 Great Deals out of 175,751 listings starting at $1,250
Used Chevrolet Colorado
217 Great Deals out of 24,313 listings starting at $2,495
Used GMC Sonoma
5 Great Deals out of 469 listings starting at $2,500
Used Toyota Tacoma
542 Great Deals out of 40,814 listings starting at $2,495
Used Ford F-150
2,195 Great Deals out of 206,316 listings starting at $1,499
Used Dodge Dakota
106 Great Deals out of 3,781 listings starting at $1,680
Used Nissan Frontier
304 Great Deals out of 25,149 listings starting at $1,995
Used GMC Sierra 1500
825 Great Deals out of 68,199 listings starting at $2,484
Used Chevrolet Blazer
4 Great Deals out of 1,167 listings starting at $1,255
Used Dodge Ram 1500
453 Great Deals out of 11,152 listings starting at $700
Used GMC Canyon
92 Great Deals out of 9,387 listings starting at $2,495
Used Chevrolet C/K 1500
892 listings starting at $2,500
Used Chevrolet Camaro
226 Great Deals out of 30,943 listings starting at $1,217
Used Ford Mustang
472 Great Deals out of 45,735 listings starting at $1,999

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.