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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport AUTOMOBILES

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Vehicle: 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport Montana 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 Pontiac Trans Sport AUTOMOBILES

Disc Brakes -> Delco Single Piston Sliding Caliper -> Troubleshooting -> Brake Rattle -> Brake Roughness Or Chatter; Pedal Pumping -> Caliper Brake Fluid Leak -> Excessive Pedal Effort -> Excessive Pedal Travel -> Heavy Brake Drag -> No Braking Effect When Brake Pedal Is Depressed -> Pull, Uneven Or Grabbing Brakes -> Rear Brakes Locking On Application
Vehicle: 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport Montana 3.4 V6 GAS

Excessive Pedal Travel

  • Worn brake linings.
  • Disc pads knock back after cornering or rough road travel.
  • Piston and linings not properly seated or positioned.
  • Insufficient fluid in system.
  • Loose wheel bearing adjustment.
  • Damaged or worn caliper piston seal.
  • Improper booster pushrod adjustment.
  • Pads out of flat more than .005 inch.
  • Rear brake automatic adjusters inoperative.
  • Improperly ground rear brake shoes.

Brake Roughness Or Chatter; Pedal Pumping

  • Excessive lateral runout of rotor.
  • Rotor excessively out of parallel.

Excessive Pedal Effort

  • Frozen or seized pistons.
  • Brake fluid, oil or grease on ...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport 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 Pontiac Trans Sport Montana 3.4 V6 GAS

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport AUTOMOBILES

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport Montana 3.4 V6 GAS

  • Raise and support the vehicle.
  • Remove wheel and tire assembly.
  • Remove stabilizer shaft link.
  • Insert a drift or a flat-bladed tool into caliper and rotor in order to prevent rotor from turning.
  • Remove front wheel drive shaft nut.
  • Disconnect tie rod ball stud from steering knuckle.
  • Separate ball joint from steering knuckle.
  • Use hub spindle remover tool No. J 28733-B or equivalent in order to remove front wheel drive axle from front wheel drive shaft bearing. Partially install front wheel drive axle nut in order to protect threads.
  • For righthand drive axle, separate drive axle from ...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport Montana 3.4 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove throttle body air inlet duct, then apply parking brake.
  • Place transaxle in neutral gear position.
  • Remove engine mount strut bolts and position mount aside.
  • Install suitable engine tilt strap tool.
  • R...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport AUTOMOBILES

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

General Motors Corp./Saturn Trucks -> Change Trans Fluid Indicator ->
Vehicle: 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport Montana 3.4 V6 GAS

This message will appear on the DIC (Driver Information Center) when it is time to change the transmission fluid....

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport AUTOMOBILES

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport 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 Pontiac Trans Sport AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport Montana 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 Pontiac Trans Sport AUTOMOBILES

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

Lower Front Of Engine Diagram for 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport Montana 3.4 V6 GASLower Front Of Engine Diagram for 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport Montana 3.4 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Knock Sensor
  • Engine Oil Pressure Indicator Switch
  • Connector C-111
  • Crankshaft Position Sensor Connector
  • Fusible Link A
  • RH Rear Side Of Engine Compartment Diagram for 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport Montana 3.4 V6 GASRH Rear Side Of Engine Compartment Diagram for 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport Montana 3.4 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Vehicle Speed Sensor
  • Engine Oil Level Indicator Switch
  • Engine Harness
  • Connector To Engine Oil Level Sensor Indicator Switch
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport AUTOMOBILES

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

    1998 Pontiac Trans Sport  3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 Pontiac Trans Sport 3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Radio
  • Remote CD Changer
  • 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport  3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 Pontiac Trans Sport 3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • LF Window Switch
  • RF Window Switch
  • RF Window Regulator Motor
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport AUTOMOBILES

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

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 1998 Pontiac Trans Sport 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 Pontiac Trans Sport 3.4 V6 GAS

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

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