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1996 Oldsmobile 98 CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Oldsmobile REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Oldsmobile 98 AUTOMOBILES

Compressor Service -> Harrison HD6/HT6 Compressor -> Compressor Clutch Service -> Clutch Coil, Replace -> Clutch Plate & Hub, Replace -> Clutch Pulley & Bearing, Replace -> Installation -> Removal
Vehicle: 1996 Oldsmobile 98 Regency Elite 3.8 V6 GAS

Clutch Plate & Hub, Replace

Service procedures given are for compressor removed and mounted in suitable holding fixture. However, on most applications, compressor clutch components can be serviced without removing compressor or recovering refrigerant from system. If refrigerant recovery becomes necessary, refer to > for procedure.

To prevent serious internal compressor damage, when removing or installing clutch components, never apply pressure directly to the compressor shaft. Always use a suitable shaft protector.

Removal

Refer to Fig. when performing compressor and clut...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Oldsmobile 98 AUTOMOBILES

Disc Brakes -> AC-Delco Single Piston Front Disc Brake (Type 2) -> Brake Pad Service -> Installation -> Removal
Vehicle: 1996 Oldsmobile 98 Regency Elite 3.8 V6 GAS

Removal
  • Remove caliper assembly as described in "Caliper Service."
  • Remove shoe and lining assemblies from caliper, Figs. through , noting the following:
    • On models with tab mount outer shoe (all except series 3264), straighten bent over shoe tabs with suitable pliers.
    • On models with spring mount outer shoe (series 3264), insert screwdriver between shoe and caliper and disengage buttons on shoe from holes in caliper.
  • Remove sleeves and bushings from grooves in caliper mounting bolt holes, Figs. through .
Installation
  • Lubricate new bushings with suitable grease, install bushings in cali...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Oldsmobile 98 AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Passenger Cars -> Component Locations -> Electra (1985-90), Park Avenue (1991-98), LeSabre (1999-86), DeVille (1985-05), CTS, DTS, Fleetwood (1985-92), 88 (1999-86), 98 (1985-96), LSS, Regency, Bonneville (1987-05) & STS (2005-06)
Vehicle: 1996 Oldsmobile 98 Regency Elite 3.8 V6 GAS

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Oldsmobile 98 AUTOMOBILES

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Oldsmobile 98 Regency Elite 3.8 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...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Oldsmobile 98 AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Oldsmobile 98 Regency Elite 3.8 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove serpentine drive belt tension by rotating drive belt tensioner counterclockwise using a suitable breaker bar.
  • Remo...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Oldsmobile 98 AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Cars -> Active Handling System Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1996 Oldsmobile 98 Regency Elite 3.8 V6 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 Oldsmobile 98 AUTOMOBILES

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 1996 Oldsmobile 98 Regency Elite 3.8 V6 GAS

Lower

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition hose clamp from radiator using hose clamp pliers.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from radiator.
  • Reposition hose clamp from water pump housing using hose clamp pliers.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from water pump housing and from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure to i...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Oldsmobile 98 AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Oldsmobile 98 Regency Elite 3.8 V6 GAS

  • Rotate tensioner counterclockwise, using a suitable tool to re...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1996 Oldsmobile 98 AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1996 Oldsmobile 98 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Front Of Engine Diagram for 1996 Oldsmobile 98 Regency Elite 3.8 V6 GASFront Of Engine Diagram for 1996 Oldsmobile 98 Regency Elite 3.8 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Heated Oxygen Sensor
  • Connector C-101
  • Evaporative Emission Canister Purge Solenoid Connector
  • Splice S-110
  • Splice S-114
  • RH Side Of I/P Diagram for 1996 Oldsmobile 98 Regency Elite 3.8 V6 GASRH Side Of I/P Diagram for 1996 Oldsmobile 98 Regency Elite 3.8 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Remote Function Actuator Module
  • Multi Function Alarm Module
  • Splice S-249
  • Splice S-261
  • Splice S-263
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1996 Oldsmobile 98 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1996 Oldsmobile 98 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1996 Oldsmobile 98 Regency Elite 3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Oldsmobile 98 Regency Elite 3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Cruise Control Module
  • Power Control Module (PCM)
  • TCC/Antilock Brake Switch
  • 1996 Oldsmobile 98 Regency Elite 3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Oldsmobile 98 Regency Elite 3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Sensing And Diagnostic Module
  • Forward Discriminating Sensor
  • Air Bag Warning Indicator
  • Passenger Inflator Module
  • Driver Inflator Module
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1996 Oldsmobile 98 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1996 Oldsmobile 98 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 1996 Oldsmobile 98 Regency Elite 3.8 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 Oldsmobile 98 Regency Elite 3.8 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1996 Oldsmobile 98 AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1996 Oldsmobile 98 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 Oldsmobile 98 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 Oldsmobile 98 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 Oldsmobile 98 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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