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2 problems w/ 91 C1500

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by cullen, Oct 4, 2002.

  1. cullen

    cullen Junior Member
    Messages: 1

    I have a 91 C1500 with just over 100k. I have a intermitant starter problem which seems to be progressive. I have changed out the starter and solinoid with no result. The ignition switch seems fine in that the lights/guages do their thing when I turn the key. Anyone have a method for a shade tree mechanic to test the neutral cut off switch or to locate a break in the wire. I could also use a online wiring diagram.
    In addition, when I push in the clutch I get a squeeling sound, my guess is the pivot point for the clutch release lever is worn or lose. Before I go into something like pulling the tranny, has anyone come across this before?
  2. plowking35

    plowking35 2000 Club Member
    from SE CT
    Messages: 2,923

    You have a fully hydraulic clutch assembly in that truck, my guess would be the throwout bearing making the noise.
    The nuetral switch probably isnt the problem, however there is a switch located inside the cab that requires the clutch pedal be depressed to allow the starter to energize. I would look to that first.