my 1999 silverado has no power in 4th or 5th gear

5

Asked by Apr 03, 2014 at 01:22 PM about the 1999 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 3 Dr LS 4WD Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my truck has no power in 4th and 5th gear the motor is running good but i have to put my foot to the floor in 4th to go up hill. 5th will only hold the speed i'm going and will not accelerate and it will completely lose speed going up hill even with my foot on the floor.
can someone help?

2 Answers

60

Try a new fuel filter before you replace a bunch of parts,it's the most common problem.Next bet would be a plugged catalitic convertor.

1 people found this helpful.

My Saturn is doing the Exact same thing, I just changed the fuel filter, and took off the catalitic converter, New clutch put iin????? what next????

Your Answer

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Experts

  • #1
    John Carson
    Reputation
    3,440
  • #2
    Rowefast
    Reputation
    2,380
  • #3
    Andrew Olsen
    Reputation
    2,140
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Sierra 1500
722 Great Deals out of 58,462 listings starting at $1,900
Used Ford F-150
2,344 Great Deals out of 215,478 listings starting at $1,300
Used Dodge Ram 1500
316 Great Deals out of 9,549 listings starting at $800
Used Toyota Tundra
478 Great Deals out of 38,526 listings starting at $1,999
Used Toyota Tacoma
439 Great Deals out of 44,078 listings starting at $1,995
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
528 Great Deals out of 36,658 listings starting at $1,375
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
374 Great Deals out of 42,218 listings starting at $1,600
Used Chevrolet Camaro
224 Great Deals out of 28,924 listings starting at $3,900
Used Ford Mustang
270 Great Deals out of 37,084 listings starting at $2,150
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500
3 Great Deals out of 212 listings starting at $4,495

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
74 Great Deals out of 89,686 listings starting at $18,998
2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
138 Great Deals out of 9,743 listings starting at $16,995
2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
173 Great Deals out of 6,531 listings starting at $13,995
2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
263 Great Deals out of 10,117 listings starting at $10,995

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.