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

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    A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Chevrolet Lumina AUTOMOBILES

    Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Cutlass Supreme, Grand Prix, Lumina, Monte Carlo, 1996 Regal & 1997 Century -> Compressor, Replace -> 3.1L Engine -> 3.4L Engine -> 3800 Engine
    Vehicle: 1996 Chevrolet Lumina LS 3.1 V6 GAS

    3.1L Engine
    • Recover refrigerant as outlined under .
    • Loosen serpentine belt at adjustment pulley, then remove coolant recovery reservoir.
    • Remove and cap refrigerant hose assembly at compressor, then disconnect electrical connectors at compressor.
    • Remove compressor attaching bolts, then compressor, Fig. .
    • Reverse procedure to install.
    3.4L Engine
    • Remove air cleaner assembly.
    • Recover refrigerant as outlined under .
    • Remove coolant recovery reservoir.
    • Remove serpentine drive belt, then engine torque strut.
    • Rem...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Chevrolet Lumina AUTOMOBILES

    Anti-lock Brakes -> Achieva, Beretta, Camaro, Cavalier, Century, Corsica, Ciera SL, Cutlass Ciera, Cutlass Cruiser, Cutlass Supreme, Firebird, Grand Am, Grand Prix, Lumina, Metro, Monte Carlo, Prizm, Regal, Skylark, Sunbird & Sunfire (A, F, J, L, M, N, S & W Cars) -> Description -> ABS Warning Lamp (Amber) -> Brake Warning Lamp (Red) -> Electronic Brake Control Module (EBCM) & Electronic Brake & Traction Control Module (EBTCM) -> Expansion Spring Brake (ESB) -> Hydraulic Modulator/Motor Pack Assembly -> System Components -> System Operation -> Wheel Speed Sensors
    Vehicle: 1996 Chevrolet Lumina 3.1 V6 GAS

    System Operation

    The function of the Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) is to minimize wheel lock-up during heavy braking on most road surfaces. The system performs this function by monitoring wheel speed and controlling the brake fluid pressure to each front wheel and both rear wheels during braking. This allows the driver to retain directional stability and better steering capability.

    System Components

    Refer to Fig. for system component locations.

    Electronic Brake Control Module (EBCM) & Electronic Brake & Traction Control Module (EBTCM)

    The ABS system is controlled by a microprocessor base...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Chevrolet Lumina AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Passenger Cars -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> Except Aveo, Chevette 1.8L Diesel, Corvette, GTO, LaCrosse, Malibu (2004-06) & Malibu Maxx, Vibe, XLR, 2004-05 Corvette & 1998-2002 Metro & Prizm
    Vehicle: 1996 Chevrolet Lumina 3.1 V6 GAS

    Do not smoke or allow an open flame of any type when working on or near any fuel system related components. The highly flammable vapor mixtures may ignite, resulting in serious personal injury.

    Prior to disconnecting fuel lines, the fuel system pressure must be relieved to prevent accidental spray of fuel.

    After the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal driveability symptoms may occur. The vehicle may need to be driven while the v...

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Chevrolet Lumina AUTOMOBILES

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
    Vehicle: 1996 Chevrolet Lumina LS 3.4 V6 GAS

    • Raise and support vehicle, then remove tire and wheel assembly.
    • Install a brass drift or a screwdriver to prevent rotor from turning.
    • Remove axle nut and washer.
    • Remove ball joint pinch bolt, then using a suitable pry bar, separate ball joint from knuckle.
    • Remove drive axle from hub and bearing assembly using front hub spindle rem...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Chevrolet Lumina AUTOMOBILES

    Alternator, Replace
    Vehicle: 1996 Chevrolet Lumina LS 3.1 V6 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Remove serpentine belt at alternator assembly.
    • Remove bolts from alternator assembly.
    • Remove power steering gear clip and nut.
    • Rem...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Chevrolet Lumina AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Cars -> Traction Control System (TCS) Warning Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 1996 Chevrolet Lumina LS 3.4 V6 GAS

    This lamp should light for a approximately 6-8 seconds when the ignition is turned on as a bulb check. If the warni...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Chevrolet Lumina AUTOMOBILES

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 1996 Chevrolet Lumina 3.1 V6 GAS

    • Remove air cleaner assembly, then drain coolant.
    • Remove engine strut upper brace bolts from upper tie bar and rotate strut and brace rearward.
    • Disconnect upper radiator mounting panel bolts and clamps.
    • Disconnect cooling fan electrica...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Chevrolet Lumina AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 1996 Chevrolet Lumina LS 3.4 V6 GAS

    • Remove coolant recovery reservoir.
    • Rotate tensioner cl...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1996 Chevrolet Lumina AUTOMOBILES

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

    RH ``C'' Pillar Components Diagram for 1996 Chevrolet Lumina LS 3.4 V6 GASRH ``C'' Pillar Components Diagram for 1996 Chevrolet Lumina LS 3.4 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Power Sliding Door Buzzer
  • RH Pillar
  • Door/Open Alarm Module
  • Fuel Filter Diagram for 1996 Chevrolet Lumina LS 3.4 V6 GASFuel Filter Diagram for 1996 Chevrolet Lumina LS 3.4 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Fuel Filter
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1996 Chevrolet Lumina AUTOMOBILES

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

    1996 Chevrolet Lumina  3.1 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Chevrolet Lumina 3.1 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Turn/Hazard Flasher Module
  • Steering Wheel BTSI Solenoid
  • Headlamp Switch
  • Instrument Cluster
  • SIR Coil Assembly
  • 1996 Chevrolet Lumina  3.1 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Chevrolet Lumina 3.1 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Transaxle Range Switch
  • Rear Compartment Lid
  • Rear Compartment Lid Release Switch
  • Rear Compartment Lid Release Solenoid
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1996 Chevrolet Lumina AUTOMOBILES

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

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 1996 Chevrolet Lumina 3.1 V6 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 Chevrolet Lumina 3.1 V6 GAS

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

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1996 Chevrolet Lumina 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 Chevrolet Lumina 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 Chevrolet Lumina 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 Chevrolet Lumina 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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