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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 GMC Safari AUTOMOBILES

Compressor Service -> Harrison HD6/HT6 Compressor -> Precautions -> Battery Ground Cable -> Product Compatibility
Vehicle: 1998 GMC Safari 4.3 V6 GAS

Product Compatibility

Before replenishing refrigerant oil, ensure product compatibility with the system being servic...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 GMC Safari AUTOMOBILES

Anti-lock Brakes -> Kelsey-Hayes -> Precautions -> Battery Ground Cable -> Delco LOC II -> General Service Precautions -> Radio Security System -> Theftlock
Vehicle: 1998 GMC Safari 4.3 V6 GAS

Battery Ground Cable

Prior to service disconnect battery ground cable and isolate as required.

Radio Security System

Theftlock

If the Theftlock system is active when battery power is interrupted, the customers security code must be entered to restore proper function of the radio. To unlock a secured radio after power loss, proceed as follows:

  • "LOC" appears with ignition in On position.
  • Press "NM" and "000" will appear on display.
  • Press "NM" again to make last two digits agree with security code.
  • Press "HR" to make first 1 or 2 digits agree with security code.
  • Press "AM-FM" to select code entered. "SEC" wi...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 GMC Safari AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Component Locations -> 1985-05 Astro Van & Safari Van w/4.3L Fuel Injected Engine
Vehicle: 1998 GMC Safari 4.3 V6 GAS

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 GMC Safari AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
Vehicle: 1998 GMC Safari 4.3 V6 GAS

Front

The driveline components in this vehicle are factory system-balanced. System balance provides a smoother running driveline operation. Observe the position of all the driveline components. Accurately mark the relationship of the components before removal. These components include the propeller shafts, the drive axles, the pinion flanges, and the output shafts. All components must be reassembled in the exact relationship to each other as they were before removal. Follow the specifications, the torque values, and any measurements made prior to disassembly in order to maint...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 GMC Safari AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 GMC Safari 4.3 V6 GAS

Upon removal of starter, note if any shims are used. If shims are used, they should be installed in their original locations. After installation, if starter is noisy during cranking, remove one .015 inch double shim or add one .015 inch single shim to the outer bolt. If starter makes a high pitched whine after firing, add .015 inch double shims until noise ceases.

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • R...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1998 GMC Safari AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Trucks -> All Wheel Drive (AWD) System Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1998 GMC Safari 4.3 V6 GAS

This lamp should light for a approximately 6-8 seconds when the ignition is turned On as a bulb check. If the war...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 GMC Safari AUTOMOBILES

Heater Hose, Replace -> Bypass -> Inlet -> Outlet
Vehicle: 1998 GMC Safari 4.3 V6 GAS

Inlet

  • Remove air cleaner.
  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Remove coolant recovery reservoir.
  • Remove heater hose support clamp bolt.
  • Reposition heater core inlet hose clamp at water bypass valve.
  • Remove hose from water bypass valve.
  • Reposition heater hose inlet clamp at heater core.
  • Remove heater inlet hose from heater core.
  • Remove hose from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure to install.

Outlet

  • Remove air cleaner.
  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Remove coolant recovery reservoir.
  • Remove heater hose support cla...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 GMC Safari AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 GMC Safari 4.3 V6 GAS

  • Insert a 1/2 inch breaker bar into the tensioner pulley.
  • Rotate tensioner counterclockwise, then remove drive belt.
  • Route drive belt over all pulleys except ...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1998 GMC Safari AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1998 GMC Safari cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Vehicle Control Module Wiring Diagram for 1998 GMC Safari  4.3 V6 GASVehicle Control Module Wiring Diagram for 1998 GMC Safari 4.3 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Vehicle Control Module
  • Splice S-151
  • Splice S-152
  • Splice S-153
  • Connector C-1
  • DLC Wiring Diagram for 1998 GMC Safari  4.3 V6 GASDLC Wiring Diagram for 1998 GMC Safari 4.3 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • Interior Lamp Control Module
  • Connector C-211
  • Splice S-208
  • Splice S-233
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1998 GMC Safari AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1998 GMC Safari cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1998 GMC Safari  4.3 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 GMC Safari 4.3 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Vehicle Control Module
  • Data Link Connector
  • Steering Wheel Position Sensor
  • Instrument Cluster
  • Convenience Center
  • 1998 GMC Safari  4.3 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 GMC Safari 4.3 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Fuse Block
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1998 GMC Safari AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1998 GMC Safari cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 1998 GMC Safari 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: 1998 GMC Safari 4.3 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1998 GMC Safari AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1998 GMC Safari 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 1998 GMC Safari 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 1998 GMC Safari 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 1998 GMC Safari 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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