1999-2006 Chevy Silverado & Sierra Fuse Box Diagram
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1999-2006 Chevy Silverado & Sierra Fuse Box Diagram

The fuses are the heart of your Chevy’s electrical system. Nearly every system in a car that requires battery or electric power (windows, door locks, lighting, stereo, etc. etc.) is wired and powered through a fuse. The battery sends power to the fuse which then transfers it to the specific system on the car. The…

Chevy 4.8L Vortec Common Engine Problems – Vortec 4800 V8
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Chevy 4.8L Vortec Common Engine Problems – Vortec 4800 V8

The 4.8 Vortec is a small-block V8 engine produced by General Motors from 1999-2013. The engines spanned from Gen III to Gen IV of the Vortec series before being phased out after 2013 in favor of the 5.3 Vortec with Active Fuel Management. The 4.8 Vortec had three different variations throughout its lifespan: These engines…

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1999-2006 Chevy Silverado Brake Line Failure & Routing Diagram

The brake lines in 1999-2007 GMT800 Silverado’s, Sierra’s, and Suburbans are very prone to rusting out and needing replacement. For individuals who live in “salt” states, where cities commonly salt the roads to prevent ice, the brake line rusting is even more common. In 2010, a class-action lawsuit was filed as rusted brake lines were…

The 8 Most Common Chevy Silverado & Sierra Problems (2007-2013 GMT900)
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The 8 Most Common Chevy Silverado & Sierra Problems (2007-2013 GMT900)

Common Problems & Reliability Issues for 2007-2013 Chevy Silverado’s & GMC Sierra’s The 2nd generation, dubbed the GMT900, Silverado’s and GMC Sierra’s were produced from 2007 to 2013 in regular, extended, and crew cab. Unlike many trucks today, all trucks in the GMT900 platform had small-block Vortec V8 engines, ranging from 4.8L to 6.2L. The…