Chevrolet Repair Questions? Ask a Chevy Mechanic for Answers ASAP
The following diagnosis might be helpful if the vehicle exhibits the symptom(s) described in this PI.
99 through 05 GEN III truck engines may experience any of the following:
The intake gasket seals may be leaking around the intake ports, causing a lean condition. The intake gasket seals may leak around the bottom side of the port, making it a challenge to detect the vacuum leak. The technician may also notice lower than normal MAF readings if the intake seals are leaking.