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1996 Buick Roadmaster CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Buick REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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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 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

    Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Description -> Brake Distribution Valve & Switch -> Brake Warning Lamp Switches -> Combination Valve -> Components -> Diagonally Split System -> Failure Warning Switch -> Fluid Level Sensor -> Front & Rear Split System -> Metering Valve -> Proportioning Or Pressure Control Valve -> System Operation -> Warning Lamp
    Vehicle: 1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited 5.7 V8 GAS

    System Operation
    Front & Rear Split System

    When the brake pedal is depressed, both the primary (front brake) and the secondary (rear brake) master cylinder pistons are moved simultaneously to exert hydraulic fluid pressure on their respective systems, .

    If the rear (secondary) brake system fails, initial brake pedal movement will cause the unrestricted secondary piston to bottom in the master cylinder bore. Primary piston movement will displace hydraulic fluid in the primary section of the master cylinder to actuate the front brake system.

    If the front (primary) brake system fails, init...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Buick Roadmaster AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Passenger Cars -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> 1980-06 Gasoline Engine Models Except Catera, LeMans (1988-93) Metro, Nova (1985-88), Saturn & Sprint -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
    Vehicle: 1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited 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 Limited 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 -> Active Handling System Warning Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited 5.7 V8 GAS

    This lamp should light for a approximately 6-8 seconds when the ignition is turned on as a bulb check. The lamp will also come on as the system is...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Buick Roadmaster AUTOMOBILES

    Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
    Vehicle: 1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited Wagon 5.7 V8 GAS

    Lower

    • Disconnect negative battery cable.
    • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
    • Remove radiator upper mounting panel bolts or radiator fan shroud bolts.
    • Remove nuts holding radiator outlet hose bracket to air conditioning compressor studs.
    • Reposition hose clamp from radiator using hose clamp pliers.
    • Remove radiator outlet hose from radiator housing.
    • Coolant recovery reservoir front hose at reservoir and throttle body tube.
    • Coolant recovery reservoir rear hose at reservoir and radiator.
    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Reposition hose clamp from thermostat housing using hose clamp...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Buick Roadmaster AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited Wagon 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+.

    RH Front Of Engine Compartment Diagram for 1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited 5.7 V8 GASRH Front Of Engine Compartment Diagram for 1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited 5.7 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Power Steering Reservoir
  • Underhood Electrical Center
  • Forward Lamp Harness
  • Coolant Recovery Reservoir
  • Upper LH Side Of Steering Column Diagram for 1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited 5.7 V8 GASUpper LH Side Of Steering Column Diagram for 1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited 5.7 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Convenience Center
  • Steering Column
  • Body Harness
  • Steering Column Support
  • ABS/Pass Key Mounting Bracket
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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 Wagon 5.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Buick Roadmaster Limited Wagon 5.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

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

    Components on diagram:
  • Headlamp Switch
  • Instrument Panel Lamp Dimmer
  • LH Rear Side Door Courtesy Lamp
  • RH Front Side Door Courtesy Lamp
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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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