92 s10 blazer

Asked by Mar 19, 2017 at 05:33 PM about the 1992 Chevrolet S-10 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 92 s10 blazer will not crank instead it
makes a loud thud as if something is locked
up, but the starter is good and crank pully is
turning

12 Answers

73,055

The starter may not be lined up, you can get some starter shims from the parts store and try out.

Okay what about my original starter. There was nothing wrong with it, and it did the same thing. The truck was going up a hill and cut off and started this

73,055

Well then that points to different problem. I need better detail on what you say the thud and locking up, and crank pulley still spinning. Is it turning over slowly, or making a bad sound. May be the flex plate is cracked?

When it does turn, it's slow, but most of the time it seems like it's bout to turn aNd then clunk and nothing. And its killing,battery quick. It has almost crunk up. A couple times and then it won't do shit but make a clunk noice

73,055

I think you may have a cracked, bad flex plate. I should ask first if this is an automatic transmission.

Yes 4 wheeler

4 Wheel drive

73,055

Do you have to manually shift to each gear or do you just put it in drive and go.

Just put it in drive

73,055

Ok then, like I was saying, I think you have a cracked flex plate that would be causing vibration, and binding up the starter. You would have to have someone who knows what there looking at to determine if it is the flex plate.

Do you know where it would be located

73,055

Yes, if you take the starter out then you can see part of it. It is mounted on the back of the engine, covered by a bell housing which the transmission connects to, so in-order to get at it, either the engine would have to be pulled, or the transmission dropped out of it.

Your Answer

S-10

Looking for a Used S-10 in your area?

CarGurus has 1,276 nationwide S-10 listings starting at $1,800.

ZIP:

Chevrolet S-10 Experts

  • #1
    Andrew Olsen
    Reputation
    2,370
  • #2
    Trebor66
    Reputation
    1,020
  • #3
    John Saffrahn
    Reputation
    1,000
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Ranger
172 Great Deals out of 5,550 listings starting at $1,000
Used GMC Sonoma
7 Great Deals out of 439 listings starting at $1,499
Used Ford F-150
2,228 Great Deals out of 182,699 listings starting at $1,500
Used Dodge Dakota
129 Great Deals out of 3,695 listings starting at $1,650
Used Chevrolet Blazer
4 Great Deals out of 1,160 listings starting at $950
Used GMC Sierra 1500
791 Great Deals out of 68,349 listings starting at $1,699
Used Chevrolet C/K 1500
880 listings starting at $3,195
Used Chevrolet Camaro
424 Great Deals out of 31,920 listings starting at $2,395

Used Cars For Sale

2004 Chevrolet S-10 For Sale
57 listings starting at $2,495
2003 Chevrolet S-10 For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 325 listings starting at $3,299
2002 Chevrolet S-10 For Sale
197 listings starting at $2,495
2001 Chevrolet S-10 For Sale
166 listings starting at $1,800
2000 Chevrolet S-10 For Sale
185 listings starting at $3,900

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.