2004 Chevrolet Colorado Engine 3.5l 5-cylinder Problems
My dakota has much more of a solid feel to it but it's much heavier and has less hp with a 170hp v6. 2004 chevy colorado z71 2wd 3.5l flowmaster super 44s custom air intake k&n drop in filter mainifold cat delete more mods to come.
Or make sure the 3.5l you buy has one that has been replaced.
2004 chevrolet colorado engine 3.5l 5-cylinder problems. I would have preferred the 24+ highway mpg i get in the colorado. Bought it used in 2011 with 52k on it and just rolled over 195,000 mi. I traded the 5 cyl colorado at 20k for a used 2001 dakota with a v6 and 5 speed.
I have an 07 with 92,000 and no problems at all. We have already changed the air filter and ran injector cleaner through it with each helping the rough idle briefly. Lately when slowing down to a stop, the engine idle drops below 500 rpm and feels like it's going to stall.
#17 · sep 26, 2012. This helped, but did not eliminate the issue. I just purchased a 2008 chevy colorado 2.9l crew cab.
Share your car problem with the repairpal community. The chevy colorado was first introduced in 2003 and that first generation, as well as its twin, the gmc canyon, stayed on the market from 2004 to 2012. #4 · aug 19, 2012.
Technical service bulletins, or tsbs for short, are notifications made directly by chevrolet to help automotive technicians diagnose and repair commonly reported colorado problems. The worst complaints are ac / heater, body / paint, and engine problems. Have replaced coils and plugs, have not found any vacuum leaks, replaced fuel filter, compression averages 130 across the 5, mileage is 131,000.
Over the last 5 years little things here and there, replaced both front window motors, timing belt, fuel pump, and thermostat, otherwise, no major issues. I have a 2004 chevy colorado with the 3.5l inline 5 cyl. Spark plugs, fuel filter and air filter.
Location of evap purge valve solenoid on a 2004 chevy colorado z71 4×4 3.5l looking from the front of truck it's on the side of the engine under intake manifold in the middle between the starter and the alternator. Engine codes now are p0305, cyl 5 miss fire and p0506 idle control sys, rpm lower than expected. (305 nm) of torque is standard on the crew cab z71 and zq8 models, and available on all other models.
I just returned for a 5000 mile trip in the blazer the the 19.7 mpg killed me. Chevrolet colorado problems by year. Does chevy make a 5 cylinder?
The second generation appeared in 2012 and includes the current 2020 model year. The 5 cyl got about 28 mpg around town and over 30 on the highway. While lots of people love their chevy colorado trucks, some owners have run into problems.here’s a look at the most common ones.
It was quick when i needed it to be. I have had an intermittent low idle problem for over a year. 2004 chevy colorado check engine light 2004 chevy colorado check engine light showing codes of po106 and po507.
The vehicle has almost 100k miles. From 2012 until the current 2020 model, the. The engine is playing up a little now, however considering all the other issues i have had with the truck.
Is the chevy colorado a 5 cylinder? I have an 05 3.5l with 239k on the clock now, i was first diagnosed with the code of death at 125k (ish) still running it. The noise diminishes after a few seconds, but has now worsened at 4100 mi.
The 2004 chevrolet colorado has 562 problems & defects reported by colorado owners. It is my first and last gm. I wasn't real crazy about the drive by wire system.
I have a 2004 chevy colorado with the 3.5liter 5 cylinder motor. First introduced in 2003, the first generation of the chevrolet colorado and its twin, the gmc canyon, was available from 2004 to 2012. 2004 chevrolet colorado tsbs 431 colorado technical service bulletins.
I have an 06 colorado crew cab 5 cylinder 3.5l engine. Like everyone else says just do your regular maintenance and you should be fine.