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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Light Duty Trucks & Vans -> Dash Panel, Replace -> Astro & Safari -> Aztek & Rendezvous -> Bravada, S & T Series -> C & K Series Except Sierra, Silverado, Suburban, Tahoe, Yukon & Yukon XL -> G Series -> Montana, Silhouette & Venture -> Sierra, Silverado, Suburban, Tahoe, Yukon & Yukon XL -> Tracker -> Vue
Vehicle: 2002 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS

Astro & Safari

Refer to Fig. when removing instrument panel components.

  • Remove two screws on side of instrument panel extension, Fig. .
  • Remove two nuts on bottom of instrument panel extension.
  • Remove extension from instrument panel by pulling rearward to release fasteners.
  • Disconnect electrical harness.
  • Remove floor air outlets as follows:
    • Remove windshield defroster grille from instrument panel.
    • Remove fasteners from instrument panel to defroster nozzle.
    • Remove one screw on instrument panel carri...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Component Replacement -> Master Cylinder
Vehicle: 2002 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS

Master Cylinder

  • On models equipped with manual brake system, disconnect master cylinder pushrod from brake pedal.
  • On all models, disconnect all wire conne...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Pressure Relief -> Except Montana SV6, Relay, Rendezvous w/3.6L Engine, Terraza, Tracker & Uplander -> Engine Fuel Pressure Service Port -> Engines Less Fuel Pressure Service Port
Vehicle: 2002 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 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 vehicle relearns its adaptive strategy.

Engines Less Fuel Pressure ...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 2002 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Scribe propeller shaft reference mark on transfer case flange.
  • Remove propeller shaft to transfer case flange attaching bolts.
  • Scribe propeller shaft reference mark on torque tube flange.
  • Remove propeller shaft to torque tube flange attaching bolts.
  • Push propeller shaft ...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2002 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS

  • Loosen intake air duct clamps from MAF sensor and throttle body.
  • Remove IAT sensor from duct.
  • Disconnect vent tube from air intake duct.
  • Disconnect MAF sensor electrical connector.
  • Remove air intake duct and air cleaner cover.
  • Separate air intake duct from MAF sensor.
  • Set park brake and shift transaxle into Neutral.
  • Remove engine mount strut bolts and swing engine mount struts aside.
  • Install a suitable engine tilt strap tool.
  • Pull on engine in order to rotate engine forward.
  • Tighten engine tilt strap.
  • Remove alternator B+ terminal nut and lead.
  • Disconnect alternator electrical connector...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

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

General Motors Corp./Saturn Trucks -> Traction Control System (TCS)/Electronic Stability Control (ESC) Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 2002 Buick Rendezvous 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 2002 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 2002 Buick Rendezvous 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 housing.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from water pump housing and from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure to install.

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2002 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS

  • Release belt pressure by rotating te...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2002 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 2002 Buick Rendezvous cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

LH Side Of Engine Compartment Diagram for 2002 Buick Rendezvous  3.4 V6 GASLH Side Of Engine Compartment Diagram for 2002 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • Front Passenger Door Diagram for 2002 Buick Rendezvous  3.4 V6 GASFront Passenger Door Diagram for 2002 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Door Lock Switch
  • Window Switch
  • Window Motor
  • Connector C-302
  • Door Latch
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2002 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2002 Buick Rendezvous cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2002 Buick Rendezvous  3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2002 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Transaxle Range Switch
  • Body Control Module
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • 2002 Buick Rendezvous  3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2002 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Automatic Transaxle
  • 1-2 Shift Solenoid Valve
  • Torque Converter Clutch Solenoid Valve
  • 2-3 Shift Solenoid Valve
  • Stop Lamp Switch
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2002 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2002 Buick Rendezvous cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 2002 Buick Rendezvous 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: 2002 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2002 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2002 Buick Rendezvous 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 2002 Buick Rendezvous 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 2002 Buick Rendezvous 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 2002 Buick Rendezvous 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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