2007 chevrolet 4.8 litre, changed out battery, gauges are interrment, truck will turn over but will not start, could this be a ground problem? no radio battery light on, abs light on
JA: Does the engine
turn over? How old is the battery?
Customer: brand new battery, engine turns over, will start and runs about 1 second
JA: What is the model of your '07 Chevy?
Customer: 1500 classic, plain jane truck
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: cleaned ground terminal on battery, will look for grounding problems, one lead goes to engine, other may go to frame, is there a ground lead under drivers seat? will try to fix myself, when ground terminal was cleaned, all gauges worked again for awhile now all not working
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: in salty evvironment, along texas coast, think ground connections corroded, need to find location
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