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2003 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 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

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    Vehicle: 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    Passenger Cars

    Body Control Module (BCM)
    Alero & Grand Am

    This procedure must be performed if the BCM, Passlock sensor or PCM is replaced. If BCM is not properly programmed, it will not control all the features properly.

    • Ensure battery is fully charged and ignition switch is in the ON position.
    • Connect a suitably programmed Tech II, or equivalent, scan tool to Data Link Connector (DLC).
    • Access scan tool "Special Functions" menu and follow scan tool instructions to program BCM.
    • If BCM fails to accept the pr...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2003 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: 2003 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 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette 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: 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> Install -> Remove
    Vehicle: 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    Remove

    • Raise and support vehicle using a suitable lift.
    • Reference mark propeller shaft at transfer case flange.
    • Remove propeller shaft-to-transfer case flange bolts.
    • Reference mark propeller shaft at torque tube flange.
    • Remove propeller shaft-to-torque tube flange bolts.
    • Push propeller shaft toward rear of vehicle.
    • Remove propeller shaft.

    Install

    • Install rear of propeller shaft to torque tube flange.
    • Align reference marks on propeller shaft and torque tube flange. Thoroughly clean and apply threadlocker GM P/N United States 12345493 P/N Canada 10953488 or equivalent to the bolt thread...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    Alternator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Remove air cleaner assembly.
    • Disconnect alternator electrical connectors.
    • Remove accessory drive belt.
    • Remove alternator from bracket.
    • Remove alternator from vehicle.
    • Reverse procedure to install, noting the fo...

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    CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    Cabin Air Filter Service -> General Motors Corp./Saturn -> 1998-2005 Montana, Silhouette, Trans Sport, Venture & 2002-03 Rendezvous
    Vehicle: 2003 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 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Trucks -> Traction Control System (TCS)/Electronic Stability Control (ESC) Warning Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette 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 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    Heater Hose, Replace -> Inlet -> Outlet
    Vehicle: 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    Inlet

    • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
    • Remove left wiper arm linkage nuts.
    • Reposition left wiper arm linkage for access.
    • Disconnect vacuum hose from brake booster and reposition.
    • Remove air cleaner cover and intake tube. Disconnect throttle and cruise control cables to prevent bending cable housings.
    • Disconnect throttle and cruise control cables from TBI mounting bracket.
    • Remove transmission fluid filler tube.
    • Reposition heater core inlet hose clamp at inlet pipe.
    • Remove hose from inlet pipe.
    • Reposition heater hose inlet clamp at heater core.
    • Remove heater inlet hose fr...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2003 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 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    EVAP Canister and Vent Valve Diagram for 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette  3.4 V6 GASEVAP Canister and Vent Valve Diagram for 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Evaporative Emission Canister Purge Solenoid
  • Evaporative Emission Vent Solenoid
  • Fuel Filter
  • Left Side Of Vehicle, Lower Part Of B Pillar Diagram for 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette  3.4 V6 GASLeft Side Of Vehicle, Lower Part Of B Pillar Diagram for 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Side Impact Sensor
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette  3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Right Rear Side Door Actuator Control Module
  • Door Actuator-Rear
  • 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette  3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Driver Seat Assembly
  • Seat Adjuster Switch-Driver
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 2003 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: 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2003 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 2003 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 2003 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 2003 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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