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2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Chevrolet REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 AUTOMOBILES

    Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Sierra & Silverado -> Condenser, Replace
    Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 5.3 V8 FLEX

    • Recover refrigerant as outlined in .
    • Remove retainer and radiator air upper baffle.
    • On Sierra models, proceed as follows:
      • Rotate grille retainer quarter turn counterclockwise using suitable Phillips screwdriver.
      • Remove grille to latch support screw.
    • On Silverado models, proceed as follows:
      • Rotate and remove headlamp retainer pins.
      • Pull headlamp assembly and disconnect electrical connector.
      • Remove bulb.
    • On all models, disconnect from fender and remove grille.
    • Remove tie bar to radiator brace bolts from rear of upp...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 AUTOMOBILES

    Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Adjustments -> Height Sensing Proportioning Valve
    Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4.8 V8 GAS

    Height Sensing Proportioning Valve

    The height sensing proportioning valve must be adjusted whenever the valve and/or linkage is disassembled or removed for service. In addition, adjustment should be inspected if excessive front wheel lock-up is experienced with a lower than desired brake application rate when vehicle is at or near maximum GVWR.

    • Raise and support vehicle, leave wheels on and allow axle to hang freely.
    • Remove lever retaining nut and disconnect lever from valve shaft, Fig. .
    • Rotate valve shaft to permit installation of correct adjustment gauge, Fig. , ensure D shaped hol...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Component Locations -> 1999-06 Silverado & Sierra
    Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4.3 V6 GAS

    Refer ...

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 AUTOMOBILES

    DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
    Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 5.3 V8 FLEX

    Front

    Before disassembly, observe and accurately reference mark all driveline components relative to the propeller shaft and axles. These items include the propeller shafts, wheel drive shafts, pinion flanges and output shafts

    Assemble all components in the exact relationship to each other as they were prior to removal. Observe all published specifications and torque values, and any measurements obtained prior to disassembly.

    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove transfer case shield, if equipped.
    • If equipped with double clamp style boot, remove clamp at transfer case by prying up ex...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 AUTOMOBILES

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4.3 V6 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove starter motor mounting bolts.
    • Disconnect starter positive battery cable and wiring harness.
    • Remove star...

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    CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 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: 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4.3 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.

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

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Trucks -> Change Oil, Change Oil Now Or Change Oil Soon Lamp & Messages -> 2001-04 Sierra & Silverado
    Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 5.3 V8 GAS

    These models are equipped with an oiling system indicator lamp which will flash if the oil level drops below a safe point or will remain lit when the oil and filter are ready to be changed.

    After changing the oil and filter, reset the monitor by proceeding as fol...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 AUTOMOBILES

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 5.3 V8 GAS

    • Drain radiator coolant into suitable container.
    • Remove upper and lower radiator hoses.
    • Remove mounting bolts and lower fan shroud.
    • Remove engine vent hose and surge take hose.
    • Disconnect eng...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 5.3 V8 GAS

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

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Door Latch Assembly-Passenger Driver  Diagram for 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500  4.8 V8 GASDoor Latch Assembly-Passenger Driver Diagram for 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4.8 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Door
  • Latch Assembly
  • Door Handle Switch, Right Connector
  • Door Lock Actuator, Passenger Connector
  • Mini-Wedge, Passenger Connector
  • Driver Seat Inlines, Heated Seat Relay, Memory Module and Thermistor Diagram for 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500  5.3 V8 FLEXDriver Seat Inlines, Heated Seat Relay, Memory Module and Thermistor Diagram for 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 5.3 V8 FLEX

    Components on diagram:
  • Connector C-305
  • Connector C-322
  • Connector C-323
  • Connector C-324
  • Connector C-3
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid 5.3 V8 ELECTRIC/GAS Wiring Diagram2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid 5.3 V8 ELECTRIC/GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Stoplamp Switch
  • Park Neutral Position Switch
  • AT Shift Lock Control Solenoid
  • 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid 5.3 V8 ELECTRIC/GAS Wiring Diagram2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid 5.3 V8 ELECTRIC/GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Marker Lamp RR
  • Backup Lamp Right
  • Turn Signal RR
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4.3 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Wheels, Tires, Wheel Bearings, Seals, Hubs
  • Document: Power Folding Mirrors Will Not Fold Inward
    Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4.3 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Instruments, Dash Cluster, Warning Lights, Mirrors
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 AUTOMOBILES

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

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