98 Chevy Silverado 3 door 1500

Asked by Feb 19, 2017 at 03:38 PM about the 1998 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Silverado Extended Cab LB RWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my 1998 Chevy Silverado starts up then dies
right awaycall sound car

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If it's starting and dying just about as soon as you turn the key back then it's probably a security (passkey) issue. Sometimes you can do a relearn procedure and make it work for a while but you may just need a new switch. If you can get a scanner to it you should see a code for it.

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