Auto Parts Search


      Over 40 million used auto parts online. Shop online for auto and truck parts and save up to 75%

2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Chevrolet REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

Learn how to repair a car or truck, install or remove parts, wire an engine, reset warning lights, replace fuel filter, fix auto body and more. Get Automotix DIY!

Help me findSearch

Select Section

Get Full Access Automotix DIY provides automotive consumers and do it yourselfers; the most comprehensive repair information about 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 car and truck repair procedures including Chevrolet engine diagrams, wiring diagrams, repair work estimating measures, technical service bulletins, auto body work guidance, starter & alternator replacement procedures, serpentine belt replacement procedures, radiator & hose replacement procedures, tune-up & drivability specifications, quick lube illustrations, preventive maintenance guide, engine light reset instructions, parts removal and install procedures, fuel filter replacement directions, component location diagrams, air filter locations & replacement instructions, a/c system specifications, and general auto service procedures. You don't have to be a car mechanic or technician to know how to fix your Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 automobile. Try the Automotix DIY solution today!
DIY REPAIR SAMPLES > CONTINUE EXPLORING >
Using the Automotix DIY repair procedures will save you hundreds and even thousands of dollars! In addition, it will save you hours of touring the city searching for Chevrolet mechanics you can trust. The Automotix DIY solution is particularly affordable. A full access to the entire DIY repair procedures and diagrams for your 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 vehicle will cost less than a single gallon of gas. Here are some of the DIY repair tips and procedures you will find here:

A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Air Bag System Precautions -> General Motors Corp. -> Disarming -> 1990 -> 1990-93 -> 1990-95 -> 1990-97 -> 1991 -> 1991-93 -> 1991-94 -> 1991-95 -> 1992-93 -> 1992-99 -> 1993-2002 -> 1993-94 -> 1993-98 -> 1994 -> 1994-2002 -> 1994-95 -> 1994-96 -> 1994-98 -> 1995-2002 -> 1995-96 -> 1995-97 -> 1995-98 -> 1995-99 -> 1996 -> 1996-2001 -> 1996-97 -> 1997 -> 1997-2002 -> 1997-98 -> 1997-99 -> 1998-2000 -> 1998-2002 -> 1998-99 -> 1999 -> 1999-2000 -> 1999-2001 -> 1999-2002 -> 2000-02 -> 2001-02 -> 2002 -> 2003 -> 2003-04 -> 2003-04 Except Malibu Maxx -> Achieva & Skylark -> Alero -> Astro & Safari -> Aurora -> Avalanche -> Aveo -> Aztek & Rendezvous -> Beretta & Corsica -> Blazer, Jimmy, Sonoma & S-10 -> Bonneville, Eighty-Eight, LeSabre, LSS, Ninety-Eight & Regency -> Bravada, Envoy, Rainier, SSR & TrailBlazer -> C/K Series -> Camaro & Firebird -> Canyon & Colorado -> Caprice, Custom Cruiser & Roadmaster -> Catera -> Cavalier & Sunfire -> Century -> Corvette -> Coupe -> CTS -> Cutlass -> Cutlass Ciera & Cruiser -> Cutlass Supreme -> DeVille -> Eldorado -> Escalade -> Express, G Series & Savana -> Fleetwood -> Grand Am -> Grand Prix & Intrigue -> Impala -> ION -> L-Series -> Light Trucks & Vans -> Lumina -> Lumina APV, Montana, Silhouette, Trans Sport & Venture -> Malibu -> Malibu Maxx -> Metro -> Monte Carlo -> Park Avenue -> Passenger Cars -> Prizm -> Reatta, Toronado & Trofeo -> Regal -> Riviera -> S-Series -> Sedan -> Seville -> Sierra & Silverado -> SRX -> Storm -> Suburban, Tahoe, Yukon & Yukon XL -> Tracker -> Vibe -> VUE -> XLR -> Zone 1 -> Zone 10 -> Zone 12 -> Zone 2 -> Zone 3 -> Zone 4 -> Zone 5 -> Zone 6 -> Zone 7 -> Zone 8 -> Zone 9 -> Zones 1 & 7 -> Zones 2 & 6 -> Zones 5 & 9 -> Zones 7 & 9
Vehicle: 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 5.3 V8 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...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES

BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Disc Brakes -> Delco Dual Piston Sliding Caliper -> Precautions -> Brake Disc Service -> Brake Lines & Linings -> Brake Roughness -> General
Vehicle: 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 5.3 V8 GAS

Brake Lines & Linings

Remove one of the front wheels and inspect the brake disc, caliper and linings.

Do not allow any oil or grease on the linings. It is recommended that linings be replaced in sets when worn or damaged.

If the caliper is cracked or fluid leakage through the casting is evident, it must be replaced as a unit.

Brake Roughness

The most common cause of brake chatter on disc brakes is a variation in thickness of the disc. If roughness or vibration is encountered during highway operation or if pedal pumping is experienced at low speeds, the disc may have excessive thickness v...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES

FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 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: 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 5.3 V8 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...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES

DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace -> Assemble -> Disassemble
Vehicle: 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 5.3 V8 GAS

Never clamp propeller shaft tubing in a vise. Clamping could dent or deform the tube causing an imbalance or unsafe condition. Always clamp on one of the yokes and support the shaft horizontally. Avoid damaging the slip yoke sealing surface. Nicks may damage the bushing or cut the lip seal.

Disassemble

  • Support propeller shaft in a line horizontal with table of a press.
  • Mark propeller shaft in order to show which end connects to transmission and which end goes to rear axle.
  • On models equipped with external snap ring retainers, proceed as follows:
    • Disassemble snap rings by ...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES

STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 5.3 V8 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove mounting bolts and engine shield, if required.
  • Remove mounting bolts and oil pan skid plate, if required.
  • Remove righthand transmission cover bolt.
  • Remove front axle mounting bracket nut, then position front axle mounting bracket bolt until tip is flush with support bushing. Do not remove bolt.
  • Remove starter motor mounting bolts and slide starter forward until it clears transmission.
  • Disconnect oil level sensor electrical connector.
  • Remove starter...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES

CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Cabin Air Filter Service -> General Motors Corp./Saturn -> 1999-2007 Silverado, Sierra, 2000-07 Denali, Suburban, Tahoe, Yukon, Yukon XL, 2001-07 Escalade & 2002-07 Avalanche
Vehicle: 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 5.3 V8 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.

  • Remove the righthand instrument panel hush panel.
  • Remove the A/C and heater modul...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES

MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Trucks -> Reduce Engine Power Indicator Lamp ->
Vehicle: 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 5.3 V8 GAS

The Reduce Engine Power indicator lamp should light for a approximately 3 seconds when the ignition is turned On as a bulb check. If the warning lamp turns On during vehicle operation, a vehicl...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES

RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Heater Hose, Replace -> Inlet -> Outlet
Vehicle: 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 5.3 V8 GAS

Inlet

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Remove air intake tube.
  • Remove heater and surge tank hoses from mounting clip.
  • Reposition heater core inlet hose clamp at water pump.
  • Remove hose from water pump.
  • Reposition heater hose inlet clamp at heater core.
  • Remove heater inlet hose from heater core.
  • Remove hose from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure to in...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES

SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 5.3 V8 GAS

  • Rotate tensioner clockwise to release belt tension using suitable wrench, then remove belt.
  • Route belt over pulleys excep...

CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES

COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Top Left of the I/P Components Diagram for 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500  5.3 V8 GASTop Left of the I/P Components Diagram for 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 5.3 V8 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Sunload Sensor
  • Door Lock Switch-Rear Cargo Diagram for 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500  5.3 V8 GASDoor Lock Switch-Rear Cargo Diagram for 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 5.3 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Auxiliary Power Outlet
  • Cargo Door Lock SwitchCargo
  • CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 PARTS/COMPONENTS LOCATION DIAGRAMS!

    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500  5.3 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 5.3 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • 1-2 Shift Solenoid Valve
  • 3-2 Shift Solenoid Valve
  • Torque Converter Clutch Pulse Width Modulation Solenoid Valve
  • Torque Converter Clutch Solenoid Valve
  • 2-3 Shift Solenoid Valve
  • 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500  5.3 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 5.3 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • License Lamp
  • Tail/ Stop Lamp- Left
  • Tail/ Stop Lamp- Right
  • Turn Signal Lamp- Right Rear
  • Turn Signal Lamp- Left Rear
  • CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 WIRING DIAGRAMS!

    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 5.3 V8 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 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 5.3 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS!

    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 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 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 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 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 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 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 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

    CLICK HERE TO GET FULL ACCESS TO 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 SPECIFICATIONS DATA!

    Shop online for auto body parts, engines, wheels, lights...

    Click here to view more details2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 Tailgate Handle Cover, With keyhole; A high quality, OE replacement tailgate handle bezel; With 2 years limited TrustBuilt warranty..

    Source: Auto Body Parts Store

    $10.05

    Click here to view more details2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 Turn Signal Switch, Front, Also controls high and low beam dimmer, hazard warning, windshield washer fluid, and wipers; A high quality, OE replacement turn signal switch; With 2 years limited TrustBuilt warranty..

    Source: Auto Body Parts Store

    $319.23

    Click here to view more details2012 Chevrolet Colorado Driver Side Head Light Assembly, Driver Side Head Light Assembly; With Black Bezel; Without Extreme Package, , .

    Source: Wheels / Rims, Mirrors & Lights Store

    $73.50

    Click here to view more details1993 Jeep Cherokee L4, 2.5 L, 150 CID Rebuilt Engine, Block #532, 403, Head #403, 117 Crank #904, Crank snout 2.125", Oil bypass in filter, not in block, FI only, Warranty: 3-Year/100,000 Mile, .

    Source: Rebuilt Engines Store

    $1,297.00

    Click here to view more details2005 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 Used Bumper Bar, Rear, 4DR, White, 1500 (body cladding), Very Good.

    Source: Used Auto Parts Store

    $323.00

    Click here to view more details2009 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 Used Cooling Fan Assembly, FAN ASSM; 5 AND 7 BLADE FANS, Very Good.

    Source: Used Auto Parts Store

    $161.00
    More parts
    Help me findSearch
    Auto Repair Quick Search
    Help me find
    Search DIY repair manuals by VIN...
    Vehicle Identification Number is a unique serial number used by the automotive industry to identify individual motor vehicles

    Find out what info we have for your vehicle

    Get the Complete Technical Service Bulletins!
    Get the Complete Technical Service Bulletins!Access diagrams and repair information such as wiring diagrams, diagnosis and repair charts, manufacturer service bulletins, and OEM Part numbers of your 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 vehicle.
    Access the Complete guide!
    Need To Fix Your Car or Truck?
    Save Money With Free Car Insurance Quote
    FREE car insurance quote
    Enter Zip Code:
    Auto Repair Quick Search
    Help me find