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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Buick Roadmaster AUTOMOBILES

Air Bag System Precautions -> General Motors Corp. -> Arming -> Light Trucks & Vans -> Passenger Cars
Vehicle: 1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited Wagon 5.7 V8 GAS

Passenger Cars

Reverse disarming procedures to arm the Supplemental Restraint System, noting the following:

  • Ensure all disconnected SRS electrical connectors are securely connected and routed.
  • Install all removed fuses in proper locations.
  • From a safe position at sides of or below air bag module, Turn ignition switch to ON position and observe Air Bag or SRS warning lamp.
  • On all models except Prizm and 1990 Corvette, warning lamp should flash seven to nine times, then go off.
  • On Prizm models, warning lamp should light for six seconds,...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Buick Roadmaster AUTOMOBILES

Drum Brakes -> Types 1, 2 & 3 -> Tightening Specifications;
Vehicle: 1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited Wagon 5.7 V8 GAS

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Buick Roadmaster AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Passenger Cars -> Component Locations -> 1985-96 Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet (Except Camaro & Corvette), Oldsmobile & Pontiac (Except Firebird) Rear Wheel Drive Models 4.3L, 5.0L (VIN E) & 5.7L (VIN 6, 7 & P)
Vehicle: 1996 Buick Roadmaster 5.7 V8 GAS

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Buick Roadmaster AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited 5.7 V8 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Mark position of shaft in relation to pinion flange for reassembly.
  • Remove straps securing universal joint to pinion flange, then disconnect shaft from flange.
  • Tape bearing cups to universal joint to prevent ...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Buick Roadmaster AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Buick Roadmaster 5.7 V8 GAS

If shims are used between starter and engine block, they should be placed in their original location during installation.

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove starter to engine b...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Buick Roadmaster AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Cars -> Change Oil, Change Oil Now Or Change Oil Soon Lamp & Messages -> 1995-96 Roadmaster
Vehicle: 1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited 5.7 V8 GAS

  • Turn ignition on, without starting engine.
  • Within five seconds, depress accelerator pedal to wide open position and release three times.
  • When lamp goes out, engine oil lif...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Buick Roadmaster AUTOMOBILES

Heater Hose, Replace -> Inlet -> Outlet
Vehicle: 1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited Wagon 5.7 V8 GAS

Inlet

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Remove hose support bracket bolts.
  • Remove radiator fan upper shroud.
  • Remove drive belt.
  • Reposition heater hose inlet clamp at water pump using hose clamp pliers.
  • Remove heater inlet hose from water pump.
  • Remove coolant recovery hose at hose tee.
  • Reposition heater core inlet hose clamp at heater core using hose clamp pliers.
  • Remove hose from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure to in...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Buick Roadmaster AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Buick Roadmaster 5.7 V8 GAS

Unless directed otherwise, ignition and start switch must be in OFF or LOCK position, and all electrical loads must be OFF before servicing any electrical component. Disconnect negative battery cable to prevent an electrical spark should a tool or equipment come in contact with an exposed electrical terminal. Failure to follow these precautions may result in personal injury and/or damage to ...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1996 Buick Roadmaster AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1996 Buick Roadmaster cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Center Of I/P Wiring Diagram for 1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited Wagon 5.7 V8 GASCenter Of I/P Wiring Diagram for 1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited Wagon 5.7 V8 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • Stoplamp Switch
  • Cruise Control Release Switch
  • Mode Valve Actuator
  • Defroster Valve Actuator
  • Brake Pressure Modulator Valve (BPMV) w/Electronic Brake Control Module Diagram for 1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited 5.7 V8 GASBrake Pressure Modulator Valve (BPMV) w/Electronic Brake Control Module Diagram for 1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited 5.7 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Brake Pressure Modulator Valve
  • Electronic Brake Control Module
  • Windshield Washer Pump
  • Engine Harness
  • Body Harness
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1996 Buick Roadmaster AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1996 Buick Roadmaster cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited 5.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited 5.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Heater and A/C Control
  • A/C Compressor Clutch Coil
  • A/C Cycling Switch
  • A/C Compressor Relay
  • Idle Speed Control Power Steering Pressure Switch
  • 1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited 5.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited 5.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Heater and A/C Control
  • Antenna
  • Rear Radio Speaker LH
  • Front Side Door Radio Speaker RH
  • Rear Radio Speaker RH
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1996 Buick Roadmaster AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1996 Buick Roadmaster cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 1996 Buick Roadmaster 5.7 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Wheels, Tires, Wheel Bearings, Seals, Hubs
  • Document: New Website for AFIT, TPM, and VDR Updates
    Vehicle: 1996 Buick Roadmaster 5.7 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1996 Buick Roadmaster AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1996 Buick Roadmaster cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 1996 Buick Roadmaster cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 1996 Buick Roadmaster cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 1996 Buick Roadmaster cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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