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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Cadillac Eldorado AUTOMOBILES

Cooling Fans -> Passenger Cars Except Saturn -> System Diagnosis & Testing -> 1996 Century & Ciera -> 1996 Corvette -> Achieva, Grand Am & Skylark -> Aurora & Riviera -> Beretta & Corsica -> Bonneville, Eighty Eight, LeSabre, Ninety Eight, LSS, Park Avenue & Regency -> Camaro & Firebird -> Caprice, Fleetwood, Impala SS & Roadmaster -> Catera -> Cavalier & Sunfire -> Concours, DeVille, Eldorado & Seville -> Cutlass & Malibu -> Cutlass Supreme, Grand Prix, Lumina, Monte Carlo & Regal -> Metro -> Prizm
Vehicle: 1997 Cadillac Eldorado 4.6 V8 GAS

Achieva, Grand Am & Skylark

Refer to Figs. and for system diagnosis.

Aurora & Riviera

Refer to Figs. through for system diagnosis.

Beretta & Corsica

Refer to Figs. and for system diagnosis.

Bonneville, Eighty Eight, LeSabre, Ninety Eight, LSS, Park Avenue & Regency

Refer to Figs. and for system diagnosis.

Camaro & Firebird

Refer to Figs. through for system diagnosis.

Caprice, Fleetwood, Impala SS & Roadmaster

Refer to Fig. for system diagnosis.

Catera

Refer to Figs. through for ...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Cadillac Eldorado AUTOMOBILES

Power Brake Units -> Description -> AC-Delco Single Diaphragm Type -> AC-Delco Tandem Diaphragm Type -> Toyota/GM Single Diaphragm Type
Vehicle: 1997 Cadillac Eldorado 4.6 V8 GAS

AC-Delco Tandem Diaphragm Type

This unit utilizes a vacuum power chamber, consisting of a front and rear shell, housing divider, front and rear diaphragm, plate assemblies, hydraulic pushrod and a diaphragm return spring, Figs. and .

In normal operating mode, with service brakes in released position, the booster operates with vacuum on both sides of its diaphragms. When brakes are applied, air at atmospheric pressure is admitted to one side of each diaphragm to provide power assist. When the service brake is released, atmospheric air is shut off from one side of each diaphragm. The a...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Cadillac Eldorado AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Passenger Cars -> Component Locations -> Reatta, Riviera (1983-93), Allante, Eldorado (1986-02), Seville (1986-97) & Toronado (1986-92) & Trofeo
Vehicle: 1997 Cadillac Eldorado Touring 4.6 V8 GAS

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Cadillac Eldorado AUTOMOBILES

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 Cadillac Eldorado 4.6 V8 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 1997 Cadillac Eldorado AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 Cadillac Eldorado Touring 4.6 V8 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove accessory drive belt.
  • Remove upper front bolt.
  • Remove radiator.
  • Raise and suitably support vehicle.
  • Remove front engine splash shield.
  • Loosen rear alternator bracket from engine.
  • Remove top bolt.
  • Remove front lower mounting bolt.
  • Remove lower rear mounting bolt.
  • Remove upper rear mounting bolt.
  • Remove duct from back of alternator.
  • Disconnect regulator electrical connectio...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Cadillac Eldorado AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Cars -> Check Fuel Cap Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1997 Cadillac Eldorado Touring 4.6 V8 GAS

The Check Fuel Cap Lamp will illuminate momentarily when the ignition switch is placed in the on position as a bulb check. If...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Cadillac Eldorado AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 Cadillac Eldorado 4.6 V8 GAS

  • Drain cooling system, then remove plastic radiator support cover.
  • Remove cooling fan, then the coolant reservoir hose at filler neck.
  • Disconnect upper ...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Cadillac Eldorado AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 Cadillac Eldorado 4.6 V8 GAS

  • Rotate drive belt tensioner mechanism upward, away from drive ...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1997 Cadillac Eldorado AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1997 Cadillac Eldorado cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

LH Top Of Engine Diagram for 1997 Cadillac Eldorado Touring 4.6 V8 GASLH Top Of Engine Diagram for 1997 Cadillac Eldorado Touring 4.6 V8 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Throttle Position Sensor
  • Mass Air Flow Sensor
  • Idle Air Control Valve
  • Splice S-125
  • Splice S-126
  • Top Of RH Sound Insulator Diagram for 1997 Cadillac Eldorado Touring 4.6 V8 GASTop Of RH Sound Insulator Diagram for 1997 Cadillac Eldorado Touring 4.6 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Catalytic Converter Alarm Module
  • RH Sound Insulator
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1997 Cadillac Eldorado AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1997 Cadillac Eldorado cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1997 Cadillac Eldorado  4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Cadillac Eldorado 4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Instrument Panel Cluster
  • Battery
  • Generator
  • Power Control Module (PCM)
  • 1997 Cadillac Eldorado Touring 4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Cadillac Eldorado Touring 4.6 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • LH Front Window Switch
  • Accessory Time Delay Relay
  • LH Front Power Window Motor
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1997 Cadillac Eldorado AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1997 Cadillac Eldorado cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 1997 Cadillac Eldorado 4.6 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: 1997 Cadillac Eldorado 4.6 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1997 Cadillac Eldorado AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1997 Cadillac Eldorado 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 1997 Cadillac Eldorado 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 1997 Cadillac Eldorado 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 1997 Cadillac Eldorado 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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