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1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Oldsmobile REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

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    Vehicle: 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 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 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    Anti-lock Brakes -> Delphi Type VI -> Diagnosis & Testing -> 1997 -> 1997 Silhouette -> 1997 Tracker -> 1997 Trans Sport -> 1997 Venture -> 1998 -> 1998 Silhouette -> 1998 Tracker -> 1998 Trans Sport -> 1998 Venture -> 1998-99 -> 1999 Montana -> 1999 Silhouette -> 1999 Tracker -> 1999 Venture -> 1999-2001 -> 2000 Montana -> 2000 Silhouette -> 2000 Tracker -> 2000 Venture -> 2000-01 -> 20001 Venture -> 2001 Montana -> 2001 Silhouette -> 2001 Tracker -> Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Connector Pin ID -> Diagnosis Tests -> Diagnostic Trouble Code Interpretation -> Enhanced Diagnostics -> Intermittents & Poor Connections -> Montana, Silhouette, Trans Sport & Venture -> Temperature Vs. Resistance -> Tracker -> Wiring Diagrams
    Vehicle: 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

    Diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) can only be read by connecting a suitably programmed scan tool to the Data Link Connector (DLC) and following the tool manufacturer instructions.

    Diagnostic Trouble Code Interpretation

    Refer to Figs. and , for Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) interpretation.

    Wiring Diagrams

    Refer to wiring diagrams in Vehicle Systems

    Connector Pin ID

    Montana, Silhouette, Trans Sport & Venture

    Refer to Figs. and for connector pin identification.

    Tracker

    Refer to Figs. and , for connector pin identification.

    Diagnosis Tests

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Component Locations -> 1997-06 Rendezvous, Aztek, Montana w/3.4L Engine, C SRX, Venture, Silhouette, Trans Sport & Vue
    Vehicle: 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
    Vehicle: 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    Front

    • Raise and support vehicle, then remove tire and wheel assembly.
    • Remove engine splash shield.
    • Insert a suitable drift or punch through brake caliper and into brake rotor to prevent wheel hub and bearing from turning.
    • Remove wheel drive shaft spindle nut.
    • Remove stabilizer shaft link.
    • Disconnect outer tie rod end from steering knuckle. Do not loosen tie rod end jam nut.
    • Disconnect wheel speed sensor electrical connector, then reposition wiring harness away from ball joint.
    • Disconnect lower ball joint from steering knuckle.
    • Install wheel hub remover tool No. J 42129, or equival...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove lower radiator air deflector.
    • Disconnect starter electrical connectors.
    • Remove torque converter inspection cover.
    • Remove starter motor from...

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    CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    Cabin Air Filter Service -> General Motors Corp./Saturn -> 1998-2005 Montana, Silhouette, Trans Sport, Venture & 2002-03 Rendezvous
    Vehicle: 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    Under normal operating conditions the cabin air filter should be replaced every 15,000 miles. In dusty areas change the cabin air filter more often.

    • Open the instrument panel compartment door.
    • Remove the door located at the rear of the instrument panel compartment.
    • Open the A/C and heater module access door, Fig. .
    • Remove the first cabin air filter through the A/C and heater module access...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Trucks -> Traction Control System (TCS)/Electronic Stability Control (ESC) Warning Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

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

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
    Vehicle: 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 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 in...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Remove belt shield bolt and shield.
    • Lift or...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

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

    LH Front Top Of Engine Diagram for 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette  3.4 V6 GASLH Front Top Of Engine Diagram for 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Throttle Position Sensor
  • Mass Air Flow Sensor
  • Intake Air Temperature Sensor
  • Engine Harness
  • Lower Front Of Engine Diagram for 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette  3.4 V6 GASLower Front Of Engine Diagram for 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Knock Sensor
  • Engine Oil Pressure Indicator Switch
  • Connector C-111
  • Crankshaft Position Sensor Connector
  • Fusible Link A
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

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

    1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette  3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Fuse Panel
  • 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette  3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Turn Signal Switch
  • Horn Relay
  • Body Control Module
  • Horn Switch
  • Driver Inflator Module
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

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

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 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 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

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

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1998 Oldsmobile Silhouette 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 Oldsmobile Silhouette 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 Oldsmobile Silhouette 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 Oldsmobile Silhouette 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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