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GMC Troubles.......:(

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by SnowPro93, Dec 22, 2008.

  1. SnowPro93

    SnowPro93 Senior Member
    Messages: 375

    Well last storm I had my first casualty truck wise. My 93 1500(my personal truck) completely quick on me.:cry: No dash lights, nothing going to the starter, just plain old died. I smelled an electrical burnout somewhere but i couldn't find anything in the middle of the storm. What is weird the light under the hood was on and my headlights worked. No taillights or anything. I put a quick presumption that the starter burned out but I have a feeling thats not the only thing thats going to rear its ugly head. Any suggestions? I'm completely stumped.:confused:
     
  2. Beachernaut

    Beachernaut Member
    Messages: 87

    Did you check your fuses?
     
  3. SnowPro93

    SnowPro93 Senior Member
    Messages: 375

    Ya i checked all the fuses none of them were blown. My plow works(electric), again the under the hood light and my headlights work but other than that i got nothing....still stumped
     
  4. USMCMP5811

    USMCMP5811 Senior Member
    Messages: 267

    Check your fusable links.
     
  5. no lead

    no lead PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,308

    fusible link near the batt burn in half? if 2 batts, is one dead? if yes, put jumper cables to both batts and try it. take cables from a good battery or another truck and put + to the starter solenoid post out to starter. if nothing go to the + post right to the starter. put - to the engine and then the starter case or bolt.

    just for kicks put on some safety gasses or shades.
     
  6. SnowPro93

    SnowPro93 Senior Member
    Messages: 375

    Well guys my truck lives to die another day!:) Is was a burnout on one of the fusible links...so now i'm off to the parts store to get a breaker fuse and redo them all.....thanks for all the help