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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Pontiac Bonneville AUTOMOBILES

Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Bonneville, Eighty Eight, LeSabre, LSS, Park Avenue & Regency -> Condenser, Replace -> Bonneville, LeSabre, LSS, Regency & 88 -> Park Avenue
Vehicle: 1998 Pontiac Bonneville SE 3.8 V6 GAS

Bonneville, LeSabre, LSS, Regency & 88

Brazed fittings are used on the condenser. These fittings cannot be turned. It is important that the service technician recognize which fitting is to be turned and use back-up wrenches. The brazed fitting that should not be turned is always the same color as the pipe it is brazed to.

  • Recover refrigerant as outlined under .
  • Remove air cleaner assembly.
  • Remove upper radiator panel, then disconnect and plug refrigerant lines at condenser.
  • Remove condenser top mounting br...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Pontiac Bonneville AUTOMOBILES

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Description -> Brake Distribution Valve & Switch -> Brake Warning Lamp Switches -> Combination Valve -> Components -> Diagonally Split System -> Failure Warning Switch -> Fluid Level Sensor -> Front & Rear Split System -> Metering Valve -> Proportioning Or Pressure Control Valve -> Warning Lamp
Vehicle: 1998 Pontiac Bonneville SE 3.8 V6 GAS

Front & Rear Split System

When the brake pedal is depressed, both the primary (front brake) and the secondary (rear brake) master cylinder pistons are moved simultaneously to exert hydraulic fluid pressure on their respective systems, Fig. .

If the rear (secondary) brake system fails, initial brake pedal movement will cause the unrestricted secondary piston to bottom in the master cylinder bore. Primary piston movement will displace hydraulic fluid in the primary section of the master cylinder to actuate the front brake system.

If the front (primary) brake system fails, initial brake p...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Pontiac Bonneville 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: 1998 Pontiac Bonneville SSE 3.8 V6 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 1998 Pontiac Bonneville AUTOMOBILES

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 Pontiac Bonneville SE 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 1998 Pontiac Bonneville AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 Pontiac Bonneville SE 3.8 V6 GAS

When removing starter, note if any shims are used between the 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 the outer bolt. If starter makes a high pitched whine after engine start, add ...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Pontiac Bonneville AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Cars -> Low Washer Fluid Indicator ->
Vehicle: 1998 Pontiac Bonneville SSE 3.8 V6 GAS

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Pontiac Bonneville AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 Pontiac Bonneville SSE 3.8 V6 GAS

  • Drain engine coolant.
  • Remove upper fan mounting bolts.
  • Remove upper radiator panel.
  • Remove coolant hoses from radiator and coolant recovery tank hose from radiator neck.
  • Dis...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Pontiac Bonneville AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 Pontiac Bonneville SE 3.8 V6 GAS

  • Rotate tensioner counterclockwise to remove the dri...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1998 Pontiac Bonneville AUTOMOBILES

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

Center Front Of Vehicle Diagram for 1998 Pontiac Bonneville SSE 3.8 V6 GASCenter Front Of Vehicle Diagram for 1998 Pontiac Bonneville SSE 3.8 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Inflatable Restraint Front End Discriminating Sensor
  • LH Front Of Engine Compartment Diagram for 1998 Pontiac Bonneville SSE 3.8 V6 GASLH Front Of Engine Compartment Diagram for 1998 Pontiac Bonneville SSE 3.8 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Evaporative Emissions Canister Vent Solenoid
  • Evaporative Emissions Canister
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1998 Pontiac Bonneville AUTOMOBILES

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

    1998 Pontiac Bonneville SSE 3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 Pontiac Bonneville SSE 3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Headlamp Switch
  • Radio
  • Head Up Display Module
  • Ashtray Lamp
  • Shift Select Switch
  • 1998 Pontiac Bonneville SE 3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 Pontiac Bonneville SE 3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Power Mirror Switch
  • LH Outside Power Mirror
  • RH Outside Power Mirror
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1998 Pontiac Bonneville AUTOMOBILES

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

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 1998 Pontiac Bonneville SE 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: 1998 Pontiac Bonneville SE 3.8 V6 GAS

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

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1998 Pontiac Bonneville 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 Pontiac Bonneville 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 Pontiac Bonneville 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 Pontiac Bonneville 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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