20 Most Recent 1999 GMC Sierra Questions & Answers


If you talk to Royal Purple they will tell you that their synchromax oil is perfectly fine to replace the auto Trak 2 fluid I have used it for years never had a problem in fact I think it's a better fluid than the factory fluid

1999 GMC Sierra | Answered on Sep 18, 2018


There may be a short in the front socket. Remove the bulb and inspect the socket for damage. If corroded, clean it up or replace it.

1999 GMC Sierra | Answered on Dec 14, 2017


Check u-joints on drive shaft.

1999 GMC Sierra | Answered on Nov 27, 2017


I had a 91 GMC 4.3 do the same thing. Liked to froze to ***** one winter. Found I had a air bubble (air lock) in the engine block and heater. It was a bear to get out. Finally installed back flush kit in the heater hose between engine and heater. Took cap off flush kit, pour coolant in through outlet till coolant ran through back to radiator. Replaced cap and started engine. Repeated again. Heater works as good as new. It's using the same principle as priming a gas powered water pump.

1999 GMC Sierra | Answered on Nov 20, 2017


only one way to solve the the problem is company service and repair manual which will guide with diagram step by step to fix the problem and you can get the manual from the given link http://toolsnyou.com/

1999 GMC Sierra | Answered on Oct 31, 2017


Sometimes heat and vibration can cause filters to loosen enough to leak if not tightened enough when initially installed .

1999 GMC Sierra | Answered on Oct 27, 2017


Solenoids can go bad in minutes if there is another problem .

1999 GMC Sierra | Answered on Oct 17, 2017


Not true that GM dealer is the only one that can fix it . There are other independent repair shops that can, Transmission repair shops like AAMCO . You could too if you had access to a scan tool that can read DTC'S - diagnostic trouble codes for the 4X4 system . There is a 4X4 control module that can store DTC'S when problems happen . When a warning like check 4 Wheel Drive light's up ,it's not meant for you to do anything except take it to the dealer ,well ,that's what the dealer would like .
Would need to know which 4X4 transfer case your's has ? Two speed manual , two speed selectable , two speed automatic ?
Their are a few different one's
Transfer Case - BW 4401 (Two Speed Manual)
Transfer Case - BW 4470 (Two Speed Manual)
Transfer Case - NVG 241-NP2 (Two Speed Manual)
Transfer Case - NVG 243-NP1 (Two Speed Selectable)
Transfer Case - NVG 246-NP8 (Two Speed Automatic)

Two speed Automatic system can set a number of codes
DTC B0768 Service Indicator Circuit High
DTC B2725 ATC Mode Switch Circuit Malfunction
DTC C0300 Rear Speed Sensor Malfunction
DTC C0305 Front Speed Sensor Malfunction
DTC C0308 Motor A/B Circuit Low
DTC C0309 Motor A/B Circuit High
DTC C0310 Motor A/B Circuit Open
DTC C0315 Motor Ground Circuit Open
DTC C0323 T-Case Lock Circuit Low
DTC C0324 T-Case Lock Circuit High
DTC C0327 Encoder Circuit Malfunction
DTC C0357 Park Switch Circuit High
DTC C0362 4LO Discrete Output Circuit High
DTC C0367 Front Axle Control Circuit High
DTC C0374 General System Malfunction
DTC C0376 Front/Rear Shaft Speed Mismatch
DTC C0387 Unable to Perform Shift
DTC C0550 ECU Malfunction
DTC C0611 VIN Information Error
Without having this info you could go round an round an never find the problem .

1999 GMC Sierra | Answered on Sep 15, 2017


check unversal on drive shaft. put in neutral and shake drive shaft

1999 GMC Sierra | Answered on Sep 14, 2017


It actually sounds like you have a cold or cracked solder joint or you have oxidation on your connector or socket to the display module. Unplug then plug in your display module several times to attempt to remove the oxidation and see if that helps.

1999 GMC Sierra | Answered on Sep 07, 2017


knock sensor problems arise from ---wiring --poor connections --knock sensor----insecure KS--KS incorrectly tightened ---wiring short to positive --wiring short to ground ---ECM
as you can see , there are more causes than the KS itself so care should be taken in the installation, tightening , wires and make sure that the area is water proof

1999 GMC Sierra | Answered on Jul 31, 2017


What engine ? 4.3 , 4.8 , 5.3 or 6.0 l What fuel injection system ? What is the fuel pressure ? Do you know what fuel trims are ? The fuel pressure regulator's are prone to leaking to leaking on thses SPI injection system./
How to identify and repair leaking fuel pressure regulator GM CPI system...

1999 GMC Sierra | Answered on Jun 12, 2017


Change the coolant sending unit for the gauge. Usually this is different than the Coolant Temp. Sensor which is for the pcm. Maybe the sending unit is no longer functioning correctly after overheating. Of course, a scanner could show the temperature as recorded by the CTS, or you could use a hand held infrared temperature device to get a better idea of the true temperature.

1999 GMC Sierra | Answered on Jun 09, 2017


Check/change transfer case fluid and check the wire connection to it.

1999 GMC Sierra | Answered on Mar 25, 2017


If I understand right, I would say the normal ground for the pump is bad.
"I am guessing the pump uses a ground source to start." well, just the normal ground like for any motor, you have the power wire (gray) to the pump, then the ground wire for pump, does it branch off near the tank and find a ground? Or does it go into the tank connector and then routed back somewhere through the wiring harness? Anyway, it has to go to ground somewhere. You have the wiring right it sounds,. just make a good ground source, or find the original ground and repair it.

1999 GMC Sierra | Answered on Mar 14, 2017


What size engine ? As this vehicle could have come with four different one's. 5.0 , 5.7 , 6.5 and a 7.4 L

1999 GMC Sierra | Answered on Feb 03, 2017


You can go to an auto parts store and purchase a manual for your vehicle.

1999 GMC Sierra | Answered on Dec 12, 2016

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