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1997 GMC Jimmy CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT GMC REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 GMC Jimmy AUTOMOBILES

    Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Light Duty Trucks & Vans -> Thermostat, Replace -> Astro, Bravada, Safari & S/T Series -> C, G, K & P Series -> Diesel Engine -> Gasoline Engine -> Silhouette, Trans Sport, 1996 Lumina APV & 1997 Venture -> Tracker
    Vehicle: 1997 GMC Jimmy 4.3 V6 GAS

    C, G, K & P Series
    Gasoline Engine
    • Remove engine cover, air cleaner and air inlet duct, as necessary.
    • Drain cooling system into suitable container until radiator coolant level is below thermostat.
    • Remove radiator hose at coolant outlet.
    • Remove thermostat housing mounting bolts and ground wire, if applicable.
    • Remove thermostat housing, thermostat and gasket.
    • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
      • On all models except 7.4L engine, torque attaching bolts to 21 ft. lbs.
      • On 7.4L engine, torque att...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 GMC Jimmy AUTOMOBILES

    Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Brake System Bleed -> Hydraulic System Flush -> Manual Bleed -> Master Cylinder Bleed -> Parking Brake Bleed -> Pressure Bleed
    Vehicle: 1997 GMC Jimmy 4.3 V6 GAS

    Manual Bleed

    • If vehicle is equipped with power brakes, remove vacuum reserve by applying brakes several times with engine off.
    • Fill master cylinder reservoirs with suitable brake fluid. Ensure to always keep master cylinder reservoirs at least half full during entire bleeding procedure.
    • If master cylinder is suspected to have air in the bore, it must be bled first. To bleed master cylinder, proceed as follows:
      • Disconnect forward brake pipe connection at master cylinder.
      • Allow brake fluid to fill master cylinder bore until it begins to flow from forward pipe connector port.
      • Connect ...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 GMC Jimmy AUTOMOBILES

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    Vehicle: 1997 GMC Jimmy 4.3 V6 GAS

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 GMC Jimmy AUTOMOBILES

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
    Vehicle: 1997 GMC Jimmy 4.3 V6 GAS

    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove wheel and tire assembly.
    • Remove drive axle center cap, if equipped.
    • Insert a drift or large screwdriver through brake caliper into one of the brake rotor vanes in order to prevent drive axle wheel drive shaft from turning.
    • Remove nut and washer from hub. Do not reuse nut. A new nut must be used when installing wheel drive shaft.
    • Using axle remover tool No. J 45859 or equivalent, press wheel drive shaft from hub.
    • Remove bolts securing wheel dr...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 GMC Jimmy AUTOMOBILES

    Alternator, Replace
    Vehicle: 1997 GMC Jimmy 4.3 V6 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Remove air inlet duct.
    • Remove heater hose brace bolt from rear of alternator.
    • Disconnect alternator electrical connectors.
    • Remove accessory drive belt.
    • Remove alternator mou...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1997 GMC Jimmy AUTOMOBILES

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    Vehicle: 1997 GMC Jimmy 4.3 V6 GAS

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

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 GMC Jimmy AUTOMOBILES

    Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
    Vehicle: 1997 GMC Jimmy 4.3 V6 GAS

    Lower

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

    Upper

    • Remove air cleaner...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 GMC Jimmy AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 1997 GMC Jimmy 4.3 V6 GAS

    • Remove belt tensioner pulley retaining bolt...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1997 GMC Jimmy AUTOMOBILES

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

    LH Front Frame Rail Diagram for 1997 GMC Jimmy  4.3 V6 GASLH Front Frame Rail Diagram for 1997 GMC Jimmy 4.3 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Connector C-128
  • Connector C-129
  • Negative Battery Cable
  • Ground G-118
  • Front Brake Pipe
  • LH Side Of Engine Compartment Diagram for 1997 GMC Jimmy  4.3 V6 GASLH Side Of Engine Compartment Diagram for 1997 GMC Jimmy 4.3 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Windshield Washer Pump
  • EBCM
  • Rear Window Washer Pump
  • UBEC
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1997 GMC Jimmy AUTOMOBILES

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

    1997 GMC Jimmy  4.3 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 GMC Jimmy 4.3 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Heater Controller
  • 1997 GMC Jimmy  4.3 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 GMC Jimmy 4.3 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Windshield Washer Pump
  • Wiper Control Switch
  • Washer Control Switch
  • Multi-Function Switch Steering Column
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1997 GMC Jimmy AUTOMOBILES

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

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 1997 GMC Jimmy 4.3 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: 1997 GMC Jimmy 4.3 V6 GAS

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

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1997 GMC Jimmy 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 GMC Jimmy 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 GMC Jimmy 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 GMC Jimmy 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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