I have a 2004 Chevy silverado the trucks run fine 90% of the time some it will die and after I get it started back up it idle fine or it acts like it want to die when I give it some throttle it starts to pop and crackle...and Ideas what I should do

Asked by Jan 04, 2014 at 11:52 PM about the 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Ext Cab Short Bed 4WD

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Sounds like a lean air/fuel mixture. Is the check engine light on? If your truck has a plastic upper intake manifold it may be cracked. That will cause it to run lean. HTH. -Jim

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