Why does my RPM MPH gauges in my 97 Chevy Silverado 1500 stop working?

Asked by Mar 16, 2015 at 11:07 PM about the 1997 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Cheyenne Extended Cab SB 4WD

Question type: Car Customization

I be driving down the street and both of the
gauges drop down to zero and when I try to
give it gas it feels heavy please help .

3 Answers

Hey did you ever figure out the problem? Mine is doing the same thing. Research sounds like it could be the ignition switch.

No

It was my alternator. It would test good but it wasn't. Changed it, now it drives like a champ.

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