why will not start when raining or moisture is high

Asked by Mar 01, 2017 at 04:47 PM about the 2000 Chevrolet C/K 3500 LB RWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

87,165

Could be a cracked coil, bad wires, or bad cap and rotor. If there is anything wrong with these moister get in. Ignition systems do not like moister.

2 people found this helpful.
87,165

What you could do in the mean time is to get a spray can of Silicon, and after a drive so the engine has heated up, it dries the moister out. Spray the spark plug wires, the coil, and distributor cap. This would help insulate the electrical from the moister.

Your Answer:

Shortcuts

Chevrolet C/K 3500 Experts

  • #1
    cooldad47
    Reputation
    190
  • #2
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    130
  • #3
    Dieselman1990
    Reputation
    110
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Silverado 3500
5 listings starting at $10,995
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
9 Great Deals out of 1,130 listings starting at $4,495
Used Dodge Ram 3500
6 Great Deals out of 69 listings starting at $9,900
Used Ford F-350 Super Duty
19 Great Deals out of 1,177 listings starting at $6,999
Used GMC Sierra 3500
7 listings starting at $14,900
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
106 Great Deals out of 11,112 listings starting at $4,950
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
21 Great Deals out of 794 listings starting at $1,500
Used Dodge Ram 2500
77 listings starting at $2,975

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.