why does my car start but dies after about 5 seconds and my headlights do not work at all

Asked by Feb 09, 2017 at 08:24 PM about the 2002 GMC Sierra 1500 SLT Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1 Answer

9,655

Car dieing is not related to lights not working. 2 different issues. Check fuel pressure to see if fuel is the issue. Lights: Check fuses. If fuses are ok, check light switch

Your Answer:

GMC Sierra 1500 Experts

  • #1
    dragonflyoffshore
    Reputation
    5,600
  • #2
    John Saffrahn
    Reputation
    3,930
  • #3
    Glenn Clingenpeel
    Reputation
    3,740
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
124 Great Deals out of 11,389 listings starting at $4,500
Used Ford F-150
122 Great Deals out of 11,224 listings starting at $369
Used GMC Sierra 2500HD
18 Great Deals out of 1,980 listings starting at $4,995
Used Toyota Tundra
31 Great Deals out of 1,540 listings starting at $5,488
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
10 Great Deals out of 1,375 listings starting at $3,995
Used Dodge Ram 1500
24 Great Deals out of 524 listings starting at $2,150
Used Toyota Tacoma
21 Great Deals out of 1,618 listings starting at $5,795
Used GMC Yukon
12 Great Deals out of 1,139 listings starting at $3,995
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
14 Great Deals out of 874 listings starting at $6,999
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
22 Great Deals out of 890 listings starting at $3,995
Used Chevrolet Camaro
6 Great Deals out of 1,005 listings starting at $4,500
Used Ford Mustang
28 Great Deals out of 1,228 listings starting at $5,995

Used Cars For Sale

2018 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
19 Great Deals out of 8,440 listings starting at $22,280
2017 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 566 listings starting at $24,940
2016 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
15 Great Deals out of 505 listings starting at $22,750
2015 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
13 Great Deals out of 515 listings starting at $19,988
2014 GMC Sierra 1500 For Sale
5 Great Deals out of 303 listings starting at $11,999

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.