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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

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Vehicle: 2004 Buick Rendezvous Ultra 3.6 V6 GAS

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Sebring & Stratus Coupe

Never use cans to charge into high pressure side of system (compressor discharge port) or into system at high temperature, as high system pressure transferred into charging may cause it to explode.

  • Attach center hose from manifold gauge set to refrigerant dispensing manifold. Turn refrigerant manifold valves completely counterclockwise to open fully, remove protective caps from refrigerant manifold.
  • Screw refrigerant cans into manifold. Ensure gasket is in place and in good condition. Torq...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

Disc Brakes -> Delco Single Piston Sliding Caliper -> Caliper Service -> Assemble -> Disassemble -> Front -> Inspection -> Installation -> Rear -> Removal
Vehicle: 2004 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS

Removal

Front
  • Siphon brake fluid out of master cylinder until fluid level is approximately 1/3 full, this will prevent fluid overflow when caliper piston is pushed back into its bore.
  • Raise and support vehicle, then remove wheels.
  • Push piston back into its bore using suitable C-clamp, Fig. .
  • Remove brake caliper hose bolt, then two metal gaskets from brake caliper bolt.
  • Remove two caliper mounting bolts and lift caliper off of rotor.
Rear
  • Siphon brake fluid out of master cylinder until fluid level is approximately 1/3 full, this will prevent fluid overflow when caliper piston is pushed ...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> Rendezvous w/3.6L Engine
Vehicle: 2004 Buick Rendezvous 3.6 V6 GAS

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. Prior to reconnecting the connector, apply a few drops of clean motor oil to the male pipe ends.

On models equipped with plastic collar quick disconnect connectors, squeeze the connector plastic retainer release tabs to release the connector. Prior to reconnecting the connector, apply a few drops of clean...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 2004 Buick Rendezvous 3.6 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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TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

Component Locations
Vehicle: 2004 Buick Rendezvous Ultra 3.6 V6 GAS

Refer to F...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2004 Buick Rendezvous Ultra 3.6 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove torque struts and rotate engine to access alternator.
  • Remove alternator B+ terminal nut and battery cable from alternator.
  • Disconnect alternator electrical connector.
  • Remove drive belt from alternator.
  • Remove id...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

Cabin Air Filter Service -> General Motors Corp./Saturn -> 2004-07 Rendezvous
Vehicle: 2004 Buick Rendezvous Ultra 3.6 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.

  • Pull tab located on outer access panel upward and outward, F...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Trucks -> Air Cleaner Restriction Indicator ->
Vehicle: 2004 Buick Rendezvous 3.6 V6 GAS

An air cleaner restriction indicator, Fig. , is located in the intake duct between the MAF sensor and the air cleaner assembly.

If the window shows green, no service is required at this time. However, if...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 2004 Buick Rendezvous Ultra 3.6 V6 GAS

  • Recover A/C refrigerant.
  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Remove cooling fans with cooling fan shroud.
  • Remove air cleaner and duct assembly.
  • Remove cooling fan harness electrical connector.
  • Remove righthand side diagonal brace.
  • Loosen engine mount strut nuts.
  • Remove engine mount strut bracket brace bolts from upper radiator support and rotate struts and brackets rearward.
  • Remove upper radiator hose.
  • Remove radiator upper mount bolts and mounts.
  • Remove cooling fan shroud bolts.
  • Reposition coolant overflow hose clamp at radiator using suitable hose clamp pliers.
  • Disconnect an...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2004 Buick Rendezvous Ultra 3.6 V6 GAS

  • Raise vehicle and suitably support.
  • Remove righthand engine splash shield.
  • Rotate drive belt tensioner clockwise to release drive ...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2004 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 2004 Buick Rendezvous cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Front Passenger Door Diagram for 2004 Buick Rendezvous  3.4 V6 GASFront Passenger Door Diagram for 2004 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Door Lock Switch
  • Window Switch
  • Window Motor
  • Connector C-302
  • Door Latch
  • Automatic Transmission Electronic Components Diagram for 2004 Buick Rendezvous  3.6 V6 GASAutomatic Transmission Electronic Components Diagram for 2004 Buick Rendezvous 3.6 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Transmission Fluid Temperature Sensor
  • Shift Position Switch
  • Internal Mode Switch
  • 2-3 Shift Solenoid Valve Assembly
  • 1-2 Shift Solenoid Valve Assembly
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2004 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2004 Buick Rendezvous cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2004 Buick Rendezvous  3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2004 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Blower Motor Resistor Assembly
  • HVAC Control Module
  • 2004 Buick Rendezvous  3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2004 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • Battery
  • Generator
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • Battery Indicator
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2004 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2004 Buick Rendezvous cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 2004 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: 2004 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2004 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2004 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 2004 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 2004 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 2004 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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