Van died while driving

Asked by Jan 05, 2017 at 12:22 AM about the 1989 Chevrolet Chevy Van 3 Dr G20 Cargo Van

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Possible reasons my 89 Chevy G20 van
died one block from my house . It would
crank over , but not start . After about 20
mins of trying to start it while waiting for
tow , it starts . Drove it back home ok .

2 Answers


It'll probably do it again. The ignition module is going bad

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Yep, I'd replace both the module and the distributor pickup coil as a set, so then at least you know that both common fail parts have been replaced.

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