I was a little low drives fine for about 15 minutes then starts cutting out on me

Asked by Feb 26, 2016 at 06:13 PM about the 2001 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Base Short Bed 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Idols a little low drives fine for about 15 minutes and starts cutting out on me

1 Answer

37,965

Might be a fuel issue, may want to check the fuel pressure, its easy enough, Hook up a fuel pressure gauge at the Schrader valve on the intake manifold, idle the truck, pressure should be 56 to 63 lbs.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • I was a little low drives fine for about 15 minutes then starts cutting out on me 2 answers

    Idols a little low drives fine for about 15 minutes and starts cutting out on me

    2001 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Base Short Bed 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Truck keeps trying to cut out after driving for a few minutes 1 answer

    I start my truck up and it idles fine. I can drive to the store down the street and it's is fine. But going to work or my in-laws next town over and it tries cutting out for a few seconds with spit...

    2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Ext Cab Short Bed 2WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • my oil pressure gauge drops to 0 while driving 57 answers

    While driving my oil pressure gauge randomly drops down to 0. I have to pull over and shut off my truck for a minute or so and restart it. The gauge goes up a little or some times back to normal. How...

    2003 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Ext Cab Short Bed 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2000 silverado cutting out? 3 answers

    Whenever I start my truck and drive it, it cuts out like its not getting fuel.. but once it runs for a while it drives just fine... Already replaced the fuel filter and fuel pump, a friend thought may...

    2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 91 Chevy Lumina Stalls after running for 5 minutes 35 answers

    Just bought my son a 91' Lumina with a 3.1 engine. Starts up when cold and runs fine, idle lopes a little bit though. After 5 minutes it stalls and won't restart until it cools down. It's getting f...

    1991 Chevrolet Lumina

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Questions

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Experts

#1 John Carson
John Carson
Reputation 1,660
#2 Silverado_owner_2006
Silverado_owner_2006
Reputation 1,440
#3 tenspeed
tenspeed
Reputation 1,350
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Sierra 1500
1,163 Great Deals out of 58,048 listings starting at $2,495
Used Ford F-150
3,395 Great Deals out of 205,576 listings starting at $1,273
Used Dodge Ram 1500
534 Great Deals out of 12,951 listings starting at $1,800
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
428 Great Deals out of 28,700 listings starting at $2,295
Used Toyota Tundra
682 Great Deals out of 28,313 listings starting at $2,500
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
1,091 Great Deals out of 31,950 listings starting at $1,495
Used Toyota Tacoma
790 Great Deals out of 33,560 listings starting at $2,988
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
478 Great Deals out of 42,814 listings starting at $2,850
Used Chevrolet Camaro
665 Great Deals out of 39,408 listings starting at $3,495
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500HD
14 Great Deals out of 284 listings starting at $4,938
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500
6 Great Deals out of 256 listings starting at $4,200
Used GMC Sierra 2500HD
136 Great Deals out of 13,662 listings starting at $1,500
Used Dodge Ram 2500
183 Great Deals out of 5,631 listings starting at $2,395

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
27 Great Deals out of 79,146 listings starting at $19,398
2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
335 Great Deals out of 17,326 listings starting at $18,657
2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
352 Great Deals out of 7,638 listings starting at $16,000
2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
481 Great Deals out of 11,079 listings starting at $12,998
2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 For Sale
274 Great Deals out of 6,517 listings starting at $9,950