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2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Repair Histories

67 TrueDelta members own a 2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500. 15 of these members (22.4%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 47 repairs to 2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500s--an average of 0.7 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Chart based on 47 repairs.

2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 repair cost distribution

Chart based on 20 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

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Chevrolet Silverado 1500 in California, United States
May 2012 - Jun 2012
155000 mi   Fuel pump failing. Hard starting. 

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2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed

285-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 in Washington, United States
Apr 2010 - Jun 2014
115000 mi US $33 Diagnosis for P1870 code (Transmission component slipping). Possible Problems: bad torque converter, valve body worn, worn pressure valve. Rebuilt transmission (4L60E) and new torque converter (stock stall speed) ordered. 
118700   MIL for P0327 and P0332 - Knock Sensors out of range. Replaced both knock sensors and wire harness. While troubleshooting P0327 and P0332 codes, diagnostic path indicated a PCM problem. Replaced and reprogrammed PCM. 

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2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed

285-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 in Minnesota, United States
Dec 2010 - Jun 2014
120000 mi US $150 The alternator went bad... Replaced alternator. 
144000   AC Belt Idler puller. 

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2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4-door

8-cylinder automatic 4WD

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 in Massachusetts, United States
Sep 2009 - Jun 2014
133000 mi US $1700 Needed driver's side CV axle replaced. In shop found bad wheel bearings, tie rods, lower ball joints. Replaced all, also replaced all 4 worn out tires with new. 
141000   Bad u-joints on the front driveshaft. 
155300   One of the front brake lines blew out on me during a panic stop and I had to replumb the entire front half of the truck. 
163000   Front driveshaft front u-joint broke which caused the driveshaft to separate from the front differential and put the truck into 2wd only. 

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2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4-door

8-cylinder automatic 2WD

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 in California, United States
Jul 2009 - Jun 2011
76000 mi    

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2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 2dr Regular Cab 8ft bed

285-horsepower 5.3L V8 4-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 in Iowa, United States
Apr 2009 - Jun 2014
209000 mi US $40 Replaced plugged orifice tube in A/C. Recharged A/C system. 
213000   starter suddenly stopped working 
213000   Heater stopped heating. Needed heat in January when temp was -20' - flushed heater and replaced hoses. Now heats well. 
226000   replaced belts and tensioners and idler pulley. Fixing this also solved a longstanding problem with tha AC. 

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2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 2dr Regular Cab 8ft bed

270-horsepower 4.8L V8 4-speed automatic RWD

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 in Ontario, Canada
Jul 2011 - Sep 2011
180110 mi C $255 all 4 shocks worn out, replaced all shocks both rear view mirrors cracked, replaced both mirrors 
181358   rear diff cover rusted through, replaced rear diff cover starter failed, replaced starter  
Chevrolet Silverado 1500 in Missouri, United States
Jun 2010 - Jun 2014
78000 mi US $800 Fuel pump failed while driving. The truck was towed to a shop and the pump was replaced.  
80000   Engine developed a coolant leak through one of the head gaskets. Heads needed to be removed to fix.  Additionally, large portions of brake line were replaced due to rusting. 
87000   Emergency brake would not hold the truck on a hill. The cables had stretched too far to be adjusted. 
93000   Coolant temp gauge was reading high. The shop changed the thermostat, but the problem remained. Further diagnosis revealed that the gauge is not correctly reporting the temperature from the sensor. 

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2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 2dr Regular Cab 6.5ft bed

200-horsepower 4.3L V6 5-speed manual RWD

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 in Texas, United States
Jan 2011 - Jun 2011
180000 mi US $2800 same problem as always. check engine light comes on truck starts to cut out. running real rough and dies, will not start, has to be towed. let sit for a couple of days and will run good for awhile. then starts all over again.. 
180000   Never could fix cutting out problem. Spent about $2,800 trying. 

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2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

8-cylinder automatic 4WD

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 in Illinois, United States
Feb 2012 - Dec 2013
130000 mi US $100 All brake lines rusty and some starting to leak fluid. Removed the problematic antilock brake system pump completely and installed all new hydraulic lines from master cylinder to calipers. Works great now. 
131300   All 4 rotors rusted so badly they had to be replaced. Rear calipers were problematic (sticking, not releasing pad pressure) and they were also replaced. Front calipers still ok. 
136000   Slow leak in a/c system, pressure low and compressor stopped engaging. Added approx. 16 oz. of R134a to get pressures back to normal and a/c is working normally again. 
140000   Engine lost power and began popping (backfiring) through air intake system. On interstate, got towed to a Ford shop where they disconnected the faulty mass airflow sensor to put the engine in 'limp' mode to drive the final 600 miles home. 
141000   Replaced fuel pump module due to failing pump. Car still would run and drive but would crank for some time before it would start. Installed an OEM Delphi brand pump module, I'm a mechanic so only cost incurred was for the part. 
152000   Both u-joints replaced on rear drive shaft. 

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