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2001 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 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    A/C Data -> Domestic Light Trucks & Vans -> General Motors Corp./Saturn -> 1992-2002 -> 2003-04
    Vehicle: 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette 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: 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette 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 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> Gasoline Engines Except Equinox, Montana SV6, Relay, Rendezvous w/3.6L Engine, Terraza, Uplander & Vue (2004-06) & 2004-06 Envoy, Rainier & TrailBlazer -> Returnless Fuel System
    Vehicle: 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    Returnless Fuel System

    On models equipped with fuel injected engines, relieve fuel system pressure as outlined under "Fuel System Pressure Relief."

    On models equipped with metal collar quick disconnect connectors, GM tool No. J37088-A, or equivalent, will be required to disconnect the connector. Pri...

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
    Vehicle: 2001 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 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    Alternator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette 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 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    Cabin Air Filter Service -> General Motors Corp./Saturn -> 1998-2005 Montana, Silhouette, Trans Sport, Venture & 2002-03 Rendezvous
    Vehicle: 2001 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 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Trucks -> Check Fuel Cap Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    The Check Fuel Cap Lamp will illuminate momentarily when the ignition switch is placed in the On position as a bulb check. I...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
    Vehicle: 2001 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 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2001 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 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Engine Diagram for 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette  3.4 V6 GASEngine Diagram for 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor
  • Instrument Panel Diagram for 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette  3.4 V6 GASInstrument Panel Diagram for 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Cruise Control Switch
  • Stoplamp Switch
  • Connector C-1
  • Connector C-2
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette  3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Auto Level Control Sensor
  • Auto Level Control Air Compressor
  • Air Inflator Switch
  • Auto Level Control Air Compressor Relay
  • Auto Level Control Air Inflator Relay
  • 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette  3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • Overhead Console
  • Ambient Air Temperature Sensor
  • Driver Information Display
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 2001 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: 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2001 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 2001 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 2001 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 2001 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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