1995 GMC Sierra 1500 v8 Truck won't start. No power anywhere

Asked by Jul 30, 2015 at 10:06 PM about the 1995 GMC Sierra 1500 K1500 SL 4WD Extended Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

not getting any power. Changed to a
new battery.. Started fine. Next day
tried and same thing. No power.
Battery is completely dead. Lights,
radio, power windows ignition turn
over all don't make noise or come
on. Was thinking maybe alternator??
Maybe some power or ground?
Thing is I don't work on cars that
much.. So I just been looking on
YouTube.. But it hasn't been much
luck. Any advice or suggestions
would be greatly appreciated.
Thanks in advance

3 Answers

21,130

You have a light staying on or a short in one of the accessories. If light is staying on check your vehicle out at night to see if there is a light staying on now the shorted accessories is a little more harder to detect. Have you had any problems with anything electronically lately on the vehicle ?

405

hi nice too meet you, you first step is verify the batt condition, if the batt is bad the alternator is bad, second step is charge the batt and star the car and verify the power for the alternator if is in 13.8 and 14.5 is good. if all of this is good you have one electric parasites.

Try getting a new coil for your distributer

Your Answer

Sierra 1500

Looking for a Used Sierra 1500 in your area?

CarGurus has 61,964 nationwide Sierra 1500 listings starting at $1,295.

ZIP:

GMC Sierra 1500 Experts

  • #1
    dragonflyoffshore
    Reputation
    5,530
  • #2
    John Saffrahn
    Reputation
    3,820
  • #3
    Glenn Clingenpeel
    Reputation
    3,570
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford F-150
2,999 Great Deals out of 231,240 listings starting at $1,300
Used Toyota Tacoma
557 Great Deals out of 41,052 listings starting at $2,995
Used Dodge Ram 1500
299 Great Deals out of 10,624 listings starting at $1,950
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
801 Great Deals out of 40,246 listings starting at $1,799
Used GMC Yukon
494 Great Deals out of 19,449 listings starting at $2,495
Used Chevrolet Camaro
371 Great Deals out of 31,503 listings starting at $3,000
Used Ford Mustang
342 Great Deals out of 41,799 listings starting at $1,488

Used Cars For Sale

2018 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
11 Great Deals out of 30,179 listings starting at $22,639
2017 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
84 Great Deals out of 5,693 listings starting at $20,999
2016 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
115 Great Deals out of 3,482 listings starting at $14,500
2015 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
183 Great Deals out of 5,704 listings starting at $13,500
2014 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
191 Great Deals out of 4,244 listings starting at $9,995

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.