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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 AUTOMOBILES

Manual Air Conditioning & Heater System Diagnosis & Testing -> Passenger Cars -> A/C Component Diagnosis & Testing -> A/C & Heater Controls -> Achieva, Beretta, Cavalier, Corsica, Cutlass, Grand Am, Malibu, Skylark & Sunfire -> Achieva, Grand Am & Skylark -> Beretta & Corsica -> Blower Motor -> Bonneville, LeSabre, LSS, Park Avenue, Regency, 88 & 98 -> Camaro & Firebird -> Caprice, Impala SS & Roadmaster -> Cavalier & Sunfire -> Ciera & 1996 Century -> Corvette -> Cutlass & Malibu -> Cutlass Supreme, Grand Prix, Lumina, Monte Carlo & Regal -> Cutlass Supreme, Grand Prix, Lumina, Monte Carlo & Regal & 1997 Century -> Electronic Controls -> Manual Controls -> Metro -> Metro & Prizm -> Prizm -> Saturn
Vehicle: 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale LS 3.8 V6 GAS

On models equipped with a Powertrain Control Module (PCM) or Vehicle Control Module (VCM) controlled A/C system, connect a suitable Scan Tool to the Diagnostic Link Connector (DLC), normally located behind the lefthand side of the instrument panel, near the steering column.

Blower Motor

Achieva, Grand Am & Skylark

Refer to diagnostic tables, Figs. through , for blower motor diagnosis. Refer to "Functional tests" for air flow information and "A/C & Heater Controls"for related diagnosis and testing.

Beretta & Corsica

Refer to diagno...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 AUTOMOBILES

Power Brake Units -> Application Chart
Vehicle: 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale LS 3.8 V6 GAS

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 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: 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale LS 3.8 V6 GAS

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 AUTOMOBILES

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale 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 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale LS 3.8 V6 GAS

When removing starter, note if any shims are required between starter and mounting surface. If shims are found, reinstall in original locations.

If starter is noisy during cranking, remove one .015 inch double shim or add one .015 inch single shim to outer bolt. If starter makes a high pitched whine after engi...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Cars -> Anti-Lock Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale 3.8 V6 GAS

This lamp should light when the ignition is turned On. The lamp may light for as long as 30 seconds as a bulb and system inspection. If lamp remains lit or lights while operating the vehicle, a fault condition in the anti-lock brake system is indicated. When lamp is lit, turn ignition Off, then restart engine. If l...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 AUTOMOBILES

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale LS 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 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale LS 3.8 V6 GAS

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

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Rear Of Engine Diagram for 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale LS 3.8 V6 GASRear Of Engine Diagram for 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale LS 3.8 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Heated Oxygen Sensor 1
  • Splice S-122
  • Splice S-123
  • Splice S-130
  • Rear Doors Diagram for 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale LS 3.8 V6 GASRear Doors Diagram for 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale LS 3.8 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • LH Rear Door Jamb Switch
  • LH Rear Door Lock Actuator
  • LH Rear Power Window Motor
  • Connector C-702
  • Connector C-802
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale 3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale 3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Radio
  • LH Rear Speaker
  • LH Front Speaker
  • RH Rear Speaker
  • RH Front Speaker
  • 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale 3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale 3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • RH Outside Mirror
  • LH Outside Mirror
  • LH Front Outside Mirror Switch
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale 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: 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 Royale 3.8 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1997 Oldsmobile Delta 88 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 Oldsmobile Delta 88 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 Oldsmobile Delta 88 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 Oldsmobile Delta 88 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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