Home Resources Forums Nationals Meets Store
11/24/14 10:44 AM *
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
News: Welcome to the Chevy Avalanche Fan Club of North America

Become a Supporting Member

Visit the CAFCNA General Store

 
   Home   Help Search Login Register Bookmark  
Advertisement
Put your advertisement image here...


Advertisement
 
Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: 2002 chevy avalanche knock sensor problem  (Read 810 times)
0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.
kevin327
New Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 9


Awards
« on: 06/27/13 06:06 PM »

i have a 2002 chevy avalanche 1500 5.3l and the engine light is on saying i need to replace the knock sensor and i noticed it dont have that much power when taking off should i get this replaced?
Logged
junkyarddog
CAFCNA 2013 Supporting Member
Full Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 253


Awards
« Reply #1 on: 06/27/13 07:08 PM »

Definitely replace ASAP, lots of info here on how to do it. Bad sensors retard timing and kill power and mpg. Use GM parts many have had issues with aftermarket sensors. Total cost of parts around $300.00 and about 6 hrs of labor.
Logged

2002 AVALANCHE Z-66
2005 MONTE CARLO
1963 C-10 ENTENDED CAB
1966 MALIBU CONVERTABLE
1982 AVANTI II
kevin327
New Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 9


Awards
« Reply #2 on: 06/28/13 06:38 AM »

alright thanks
Logged
kevin327
New Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 9


Awards
« Reply #3 on: 06/28/13 07:39 AM »

so I don't want to get a bwd from oreillys?
Logged
kevin327
New Member
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 9


Awards
« Reply #4 on: 06/28/13 07:53 AM »

I have a 2002 chevy avalanche 1500 4x4 needs a knock sensor the shop that im taking it to is going to put acdelco knock sensors in It is that a good brand?
Logged
ygmn
Administrator
Full Member
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 31,494


Insert Funny Text Here _______________ .


Awards
« Reply #5 on: 06/28/13 09:01 AM »

SURE
Logged

Thread Killer ... After I post they die?
2002 Pewter Z66 - Sept 2001
CAFCNA Album
LSU BABY!
YANKEES BABY!
SAINTS BABY!
JVZL1
CAFCNA 2014 Premium Member
Full Member
*
*
*
Offline Offline

Posts: 1,277


Looking For A Crew Cab Pick UP Drove An AVY


Awards
« Reply #6 on: 06/28/13 11:21 PM »

Why do it twice REPLACE THE HARNESS
Logged

'03 Z71 Dark Gray Cladded
Bug Visor,Floormats;Full Time Amber DRL's; Rear Head Rest Mod; INJEN Tuned Air Intake;MSD wires;ALL ON HIGH;Grippin Billet tailgate handle Magnum black;EBC Brakes;RS9000XL Shocks;Moog Steering Stabilizer;HP Tune From Superwagon;Dual Batteries;Painless 40120 Digital Power Manager; FF Dynamics Electric Fans; DynoMax VT;
JV
Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.19 | SMF © 2006-2011, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!
Page created in 0.059 seconds with 23 queries.
Official SEMA Member ChevyAvalancheFanClub website are the rightful owners as indicated in the ALT TXT tags provided.  Chevrolet, Chevy, Avalanche, PRO-TEC, PASSlock, Midgate, the Chevrolet bowtie logo, Avalanche logo, and their images are registered trademarks of the General Motors Corporation and are used with kind permission as approved by Chevrolet Public Relations, Chevrolet Brand Management, and the Chevrolet Legal Department (thanks Chevrolet!).  OnStar and it's logo are the property of OnStar.  XM, XM Radio, and the XM logo are property of XM Radio.  I'm just a little guy so don't even think about suing me.  It's recommended you read the Privacy Policy and Terms of Use of this website.  The Chevrolet Avalanche Fan Club of North America is a proud member of SEMA, the Specialty Equipment Market Association.  All content appearing on this is protected under international copyright , 2002 to 2008, All Rights Reserved