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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

    Air Bag System Precautions -> General Motors Corp. -> Arming -> Light Trucks & Vans -> Passenger Cars
    Vehicle: 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    Passenger Cars

    Reverse disarming procedures to arm the Supplemental Restraint System, noting the following:

    • Ensure all disconnected SRS electrical connectors are securely connected and routed.
    • Install all removed fuses in proper locations.
    • From a safe position at sides of or below air bag module, Turn ignition switch to ON position and observe Air Bag or SRS warning lamp.
    • On all models except Prizm and 1990 Corvette, warning lamp should flash seven to nine times, then go off.
    • On Prizm models, warning lamp should light for six seconds,...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette AUTOMOBILES

    Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Brake System Bleed -> Hydraulic System Flush -> Manual Bleed -> Master Cylinder Bleed -> Parking Brake Bleed -> Pressure Bleed
    Vehicle: 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    Manual Bleed

    • If vehicle is equipped with power brakes, remove vacuum reserve by applying brakes several times with engine off.
    • Fill master cylinder reservoirs with suitable brake fluid.. Ensure to always keep master cylinder reservoirs at least half full during entire bleeding procedure.
    • If master cylinder is suspected to have air in the bore, it must be bled first. To bleed master cylinder, proceed as follows:
      • Disconnect forward brake pipe connection at master cylinder.
      • Allow brake fluid to fill master cylinder bore until it begins to flow from forward pipe connector port.
      • Connect...

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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

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Disconnect starter electrical connectors.
    • Remove converter cover.
    • Remove mountin...

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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 -> Low Coolant Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    This lamp should light when engine coolant level in the radiator drops below a predetermined le...

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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+.

    Lower Left Side Of Engine Compartment Diagram for 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette  3.4 V6 GASLower Left Side Of Engine Compartment Diagram for 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Horn
  • LH Sliding Door Diagram for 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette  3.4 V6 GASLH Sliding Door Diagram for 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Sliding Door
  • B-Pillar
  • Door Lock Actuator Motor
  • Door Unlock Actuator Motor
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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:
  • Speaker-Left Rear Liftgate
  • Speaker-Right Rear Liftgate
  • 2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette  3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette 3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Starter
  • Generator
  • Regulator
  • Charge Indicator
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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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