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

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Vehicle: 1996 Chevrolet Lumina LS 3.4 V6 GAS

Passenger Cars

Body Control Module (BCM)
Alero & Grand Am

This procedure must be performed if the BCM, Passlock sensor or PCM is replaced. If BCM is not properly programmed, it will not control all the features properly.

  • Ensure battery is fully charged and ignition switch is in the ON position.
  • Connect a suitably programmed Tech II, or equivalent, scan tool to Data Link Connector (DLC).
  • Access scan tool "Special Functions" menu and follow scan tool instructions to program BCM.
  • If BCM fails to accept the pr...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Chevrolet Lumina AUTOMOBILES

Disc Brakes -> AC-Delco Dual Piston Front Disc Brake -> Rotor, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Chevrolet Lumina LS 3.4 V6 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle, then remove tire and wheel assembly.
  • Remove caliper and caliper mounting...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Chevrolet Lumina AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Passenger Cars -> Fuel Pressure Relief -> Except Aveo, LaCrosse, LeMans (1988-93), Malibu & Malibu Maxx (2004-05), Metro, Nova, Prizm, Spectrum & Storm -> Engine Fuel Pressure Service Port -> Engines Less Fuel Pressure Service Port
Vehicle: 1996 Chevrolet Lumina LS 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 vehicle relearns its adaptive strateg...

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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 3.1 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

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Chevrolet Lumina 3.1 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove air cleaner assembly.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • On models equipped with engine oil cooler,proceed as follows:
    • Position a suitable drain pan under vehicle, then remove oil filter.
    • Position hose next to starter motor aside.
  • On all models, remove nut attaching starter brace to A/C compressor.
  • Remove nut attaching starter brace to engine, then brace.
  • Remove bolts attaching flywheel inspection cover, then cover.
  • Remove starter mot...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Chevrolet Lumina AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Cars -> Check Gauge Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1996 Chevrolet Lumina LS 3.1 V6 GAS

The Check Gauge warning lamp will light to warn the driver to inspect the oil pressure gauge, engine coolant temperature ga...

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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 3.1 V6 GAS

  • Remove belt guard.
  • Lift or rotate tensioner usin...

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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+.

High Resolution Crankshaft Position Sensor Location Diagram for 1996 Chevrolet Lumina LS 3.4 V6 GASHigh Resolution Crankshaft Position Sensor Location Diagram for 1996 Chevrolet Lumina LS 3.4 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Connector C-24X
  • High Resolution Crankshaft Sensor
  • Engine LH Side Components Diagram for 1996 Chevrolet Lumina LS 3.1 V6 GASEngine LH Side Components Diagram for 1996 Chevrolet Lumina LS 3.1 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Knock Sensor
  • A/C Compressor
  • Fuel Pump/Engine Oil Pressure Indicator Switch
  • A/C Compressor Clutch Diode
  • Fusible Links
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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 LS 3.1 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Chevrolet Lumina LS 3.1 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Theft Deterrent Module
  • DLC
  • Electronic Brake and Traction Control Module (EBCM/EBTCM)
  • Heater A/C Control Module
  • Power Control Module (PCM)
  • 1996 Chevrolet Lumina LS 3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Chevrolet Lumina LS 3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Seat Belt Retractor Release Solenoid Timer
  • RH Front Door Handle Switch
  • Powertrain Control Module
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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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