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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 GEO Metro AUTOMOBILES

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Vehicle: 1997 GEO Metro LSI 1.3 L4 GAS

Passenger Cars

The Sensing and Diagnostic Module (SDM) can maintain enough voltage to cause air bag deployment for up to 10 minutes after the ignition is turned Off and the battery is disconnected. Servicing the Supplemental air bag (SIR) system during this period may result in accidental deployment and personal injury.

Achieva & Skylark
1994-96
  • Ensure front wheels are in straight-ahead position.
  • Turn ignition switch to LOCK position.
  • Remove AIR BAG fuse from fuse block.
  • On 1995 models, remove lefthand sound insulator panel to ac...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 GEO Metro AUTOMOBILES

Disc Brakes -> Aisin-Seiki Single Piston Front Disc Brake (Type 1) -> Brake Pad Service
Vehicle: 1997 GEO Metro LSI 1.3 L4 GAS

  • Remove approximately 2/3 of brake fluid from master cylinder.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Mark relationship between front wheel and axle, then remove wheel and tire assembly.
  • Remove two calip...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 GEO Metro 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: 1997 GEO Metro LSI 1.3 L4 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 1997 GEO Metro AUTOMOBILES

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace -> Drive axle -> Intermediate shaft
Vehicle: 1997 GEO Metro 1.0 L3 GAS

Drive axle

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • On models with ABS, remove ABS wheel speed sensor.
  • On all models, remove wheel and tire assembly.
  • Unstake, then remove driveshaft nut and washer.
  • Remove ball joint pinch bolt, then pry ball joint from knuckle.
  • On models except sedan, pry inboard driveshaft joints from transaxle using a pry bar or large screwdriver.
  • On sedan models, remove drive axle as follows:
    • Pry lefthand side inboard driveshaft joint from transaxle using a large screwdriver.
    • Using a suitable soft mallet, tap at base of right inner joint to remove from intermediate driveshaf...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 GEO Metro AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 GEO Metro LSI 1.3 L4 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable at battery.
  • Remove protective cover, then nut from B+ terminal on alternator.
  • Remove electrical connector from alternator.
  • Remove drive belt adjuster bolt.
  • Remove drive belt.
  • Remove alternator mounting bolts.
  • Rem...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1997 GEO Metro AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Cars -> Low Coolant Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1997 GEO Metro 1.0 L3 GAS

This lamp should light when engine coolant level in the radiator drops below a predetermined le...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 GEO Metro AUTOMOBILES

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 1997 GEO Metro LSI 1.3 L4 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 procedu...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 GEO Metro AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 GEO Metro 1.0 L3 GAS

  • Rotate or lift the belt tensioner arm, using a suitable tool to relieve tension from dr...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1997 GEO Metro AUTOMOBILES

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

LH Engine Compartment Diagram for 1997 GEO Metro LSI 1.3 L4 GASLH Engine Compartment Diagram for 1997 GEO Metro LSI 1.3 L4 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Fuse Box
  • Antilock Brake System Hydraulic Modulator Assembly
  • Brake Master Cylinder
  • Connector C-1
  • Connector C-2
  • Fuel Tank Diagram for 1997 GEO Metro LSI 1.3 L4 GASFuel Tank Diagram for 1997 GEO Metro LSI 1.3 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Fuel Pump
  • Fuel Level Sensor
  • Fuel Tank
  • Connector C-300
  • Connector C-301
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1997 GEO Metro AUTOMOBILES

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

    1997 GEO Metro LSI 1.3 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 GEO Metro LSI 1.3 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Turn Signal Switch
  • Turn Relay
  • Right Turn Indicator
  • Left Turn Indicator
  • Hazard Switch
  • 1997 GEO Metro  1.0 L3 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 GEO Metro 1.0 L3 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Sensing And Diagnostic Module
  • Audio Alarm Module
  • Instrument Panel Cluster Assembly
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1997 GEO Metro AUTOMOBILES

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

    Document: INFORMATION ON USE OF DIAGNOSTIC WORKSHEET - REVISED
    Vehicle: 1997 GEO Metro 1.0 L3 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Document: INFORMATION ON PROPER TIRE PRESSURE - REVISED
    Vehicle: 1997 GEO Metro 1.0 L3 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Wheels, Tires, Wheel Bearings, Seals, Hubs
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1997 GEO Metro AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1997 GEO Metro 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 GEO Metro 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 GEO Metro 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 GEO Metro 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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