my truck will start and cut off but if i keep give it gas it runs.

Asked by Jan 20, 2016 at 09:41 PM about the 2003 Chevrolet S-10 3 Dr LS Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i have a 2003 s-10 v6 it cuts off after i start it but if i keep my foot on the pedal  
it will run fine but if i cut it off and start it up it does the same thing any ideas
what it could be?

1 Answer

21,695

a number of things,, try cleaning the throttle plate with a gum out type cleaner,, IAC ,,, or idle air control sludged up needing cleaned or replaced

Your Answer

Chevrolet S-10 Experts

  • #1
    Andrew Olsen
    Reputation
    2,510
  • #2
    John Saffrahn
    Reputation
    1,050
  • #3
    Trebor66
    Reputation
    1,030
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Colorado
347 Great Deals out of 41,186 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ford Ranger
178 Great Deals out of 5,460 listings starting at $1,250
Used Toyota Tacoma
736 Great Deals out of 50,681 listings starting at $1
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2,714 Great Deals out of 196,429 listings starting at $699
Used Ford F-150
3,214 Great Deals out of 239,202 listings starting at $1,300
Used GMC Sonoma
4 Great Deals out of 401 listings starting at $2,150
Used Nissan Frontier
399 Great Deals out of 25,331 listings starting at $1,800
Used Dodge Dakota
107 Great Deals out of 3,575 listings starting at $1,200
Used GMC Sierra 1500
1,249 Great Deals out of 71,168 listings starting at $1,750
Used GMC Canyon
145 Great Deals out of 15,261 listings starting at $3,495
Used Chevrolet Blazer
4 Great Deals out of 922 listings starting at $950
Used Dodge Ram 1500
416 Great Deals out of 11,089 listings starting at $1,499
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
852 Great Deals out of 44,886 listings starting at $1,980
Used Jeep Wrangler
455 Great Deals out of 20,118 listings starting at $3,000
Used Chevrolet Avalanche
178 Great Deals out of 5,154 listings starting at $2,250

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.