Where is the regulator that could cause oil in my fuel?

Asked by Nov 05, 2015 at 03:29 PM about the 1999 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 3 Dr LS 4WD Extended Cab Stepside SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

98 silverado chev truck z71

4 Answers

9,780

Ahh .... I don't know what that one is ... I'll stay tuned to this question for my own info. What makes you suspect Oil/Fuel? Smoke? Smoke in the exhaust can be a few things ... most common on High Mileage Chevy's is Valve seals have hardened, cracked and are leaking /// or worn rings

465

Inquiring minds would like this answer. A '98 Vortex should have no smoke b/o bad .... or even missing .... valve stem seals, since the new Vortex heads design precludes the possibility of oil getting to the valves anyway. The very first, early Vortex engines had lots of oil control problems in this area, but not a '98.

70,165

There is no connection from the engine oil and the fuel except at the combustion chamber. If you have blue smoke your engine is burning oil from worn rings or worn valve guides and seals. Black smoke is the car running to rich. White smoke can be a bad head gasket.

18,805

If you mean fuel in oil it's inside the upper intake on the back of the Spider injector. But it's not possible to get oil in your fuel, lol

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Silverado 1500

Looking for a Used Silverado 1500 in your area?

CarGurus has 182,334 nationwide Silverado 1500 listings starting at $999.

ZIP:

Search Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Questions

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Experts

#1 John Carson
John Carson
Reputation 2,440
#2 Rowefast
Rowefast
Reputation 1,950
#3 tenspeed
tenspeed
Reputation 1,650
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Sierra 1500
792 Great Deals out of 68,000 listings starting at $1,700
Used Ford F-150
2,092 Great Deals out of 192,327 listings starting at $290
Used Dodge Ram 1500
398 Great Deals out of 10,887 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Tundra
417 Great Deals out of 34,262 listings starting at $1,950
Used Toyota Tacoma
551 Great Deals out of 42,264 listings starting at $1,995
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
592 Great Deals out of 33,018 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chevrolet Camaro
373 Great Deals out of 31,227 listings starting at $2,500
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
331 Great Deals out of 43,931 listings starting at $1,450
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500
9 Great Deals out of 262 listings starting at $3,495
Used Ford Mustang
684 Great Deals out of 44,480 listings starting at $1,500

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
293 Great Deals out of 125,608 listings starting at $20,589
2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
145 Great Deals out of 5,722 listings starting at $18,900
2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
231 Great Deals out of 8,465 listings starting at $12,950
2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
255 Great Deals out of 10,222 listings starting at $9,798
2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
163 Great Deals out of 4,967 listings starting at $8,950

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.