Select your GMC K3500 trim level to learn more about GMC-recommended engine repair. Use the following chart to find information.
Nothing lasts forever. Even your GMC K3500’s engine parts and components will change. When something breaks or fails, we’re ready to help. Click on a repair below to learn more about 1986 GMC K3500 repairs.
GMC K3500 engines are known for their reliability. You may have even been thinking about that when you bought it. Even so, pieces and parts can break down over time. Sometimes plans go sideways. If they do, you’ll have to find a dependable 1986 GMC service center — quick! That’s where Firestone Complete Auto Care comes in. We've serviced millions of vehicles since 1926, and our professional technicians are trained to service GMC K3500 engines. Schedule a courtesy inspection at the first sign of engine trouble. After all, Firestone Complete Auto Care is one of the most popular picks for professional engine repairs thanks to its service and affordability.
An illuminated check engine light on your GMC K3500 is one of the first signs it's time to "brake" for engine service. A steady or flashing check engine light could signal a serious issue with your fuel injection, Possible causes can include a failing oxygen sensor, worn spark plug, a clogged catalytic converter, or a leak in the engine vacuum, but that's only a few of the possible causes. Bring your K3500 to Firestone Complete Auto Care to get computerized diagnostics and we'll determine exactly why your check engine light is on. rattling sounds, burning smells, or engine misfiring.
When your GMC K3500 engine needs repairs, our technicians will provide you with a thorough explanation beforehand. We never do any work without your sign-off. If a repair can wait, we'll let you know. We'll also tell you if it's necessary for your safety. We want to provide you with the information you need to make an informed engine repair decision. Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for your 1986 K3500 engine repairs and you can feel confident knowing that we use GMC-approved parts and components like the timing chain or belt, oil gasket, ignition coil, or other parts.