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

Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Ciera & 1996 Century -> Evaporator Core, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera SL 2.2 L4 GAS

  • Recover refrigerant as outlined under .
  • Remove air cleaner assembly.
  • Disconnect A/C heater module electrical connectors, then harness straps. Move harness aside.
  • On 3.1L engine, remove throttle modulator assembly.
  • On all models, if equipped, remove heater hose routing bracket and resistor from cover, then vacuum tank.
  • Disconnect liquid line...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera 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) -> Diagnosis & Testing -> 1995 Achieva, Grand Am & Skylark -> 1995 Beretta & Corsica -> 1995 Sunfire & Cavalier -> 1995-96 Century, Cutlass Ciera, Ciera SL & Cutlass Cruiser, 1995 Camaro, Firebird & Cutlass Supreme, Grand Prix, Lumina, Monte Carlo & Regal -> 1996 Achieva, Grand Am & Skylark -> 1996 Beretta & Corsica -> 1996 Camaro & Firebird -> 1996 Cavalier & Sunfire -> 1996 Cutlass Supreme, Grand Prix, Lumina, Monte Carlo & Regal -> Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Connector Face View -> Diagnostic Tests -> Diagnostic Trouble Code Interpretation -> Ignition Cycle Default -> Metro & Prizm -> Tech 1 Scan Tool -> Wiring Diagrams
Vehicle: 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera SL 2.2 L4 GAS

Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

This system contains sophisticated on-board diagnostics that can be accessed with a bi-directional scan tool. To properly diagnose the anti-lock brake system, a GM TECH 1 bi-directional scan tool or suitable equivalent is necessary. The scan tool can be used to identify system faults as specifically as possible, including whether or not the fault is intermittent. The scan tool can also be used to monitor the input and output signals of the ABS Module, manually control system components and perform automated functional tests. Using the scan t...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Passenger Cars -> Component Locations -> Century (1982-05), Regal, Celebrity, Cutlass Ciera, Cutlass Cruiser & 6000 2.5L, 2.8L MFI, 3.1L, 3.3L & 3.8L Engines
Vehicle: 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera SL 3.1 V6 GAS

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

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera SL 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 remover t...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera SL 2.2 L4 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove serpentine belt.
  • Remove alternator mounting bolts.
  • Disconnect alternator electrical connections.
  • Remove alter...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Cars -> Low Washer Fluid Indicator ->
Vehicle: 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera SL 2.2 L4 GAS

The windshield washer solvent tank has a switch that closes when the wash...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera AUTOMOBILES

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera SL 2.2 L4 GAS

Lower

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Remove right side electric cooling fan.
  • 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 t...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera SL 2.2 L4 GAS

  • Remove coolant reservoir.
  • Rotate tensioner clockwise with a 15mm w...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera AUTOMOBILES

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

Under LH Side Of I/P Diagram for 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera SL 2.2 L4 GASUnder LH Side Of I/P Diagram for 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera SL 2.2 L4 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Cruise Control Release Switch
  • Connector C1
  • Stop LP/TCC Switch
  • Under Front Seat Diagram for 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera SL 2.2 L4 GASUnder Front Seat Diagram for 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera SL 2.2 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Connector C328
  • Connector C329
  • Connector C347
  • Splice S324
  • Splice S325
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera AUTOMOBILES

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

    1996 Oldsmobile Ciera SL 3.1 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Oldsmobile Ciera SL 3.1 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Headlamp Switch
  • Dimmer Switch
  • Electronic Brake Control Relay
  • 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera SL 3.1 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1996 Oldsmobile Ciera SL 3.1 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • Transaxle Range Switch
  • Vehicle Speed Sensor
  • Throttle Position Sensor
  • Cruise Control Module
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera AUTOMOBILES

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

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 1996 Oldsmobile Ciera SL 2.2 L4 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 Ciera SL 2.2 L4 GAS

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

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