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2004 Saturn VUE CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Saturn REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Saturn VUE AUTOMOBILES

    General Service Domestic Vehicles -> 2003-04 -> System Inspection -> Compressor -> Condenser -> Evaporator -> Receiver-Drier/Accumulator -> Refrigerant Line Restrictions -> Thermostatic Expansion Valve
    Vehicle: 2004 Saturn VUE RED Line 3.5 V6 GAS

    While a detailed diagnostic procedure for all air conditioning systems would be impractical due to the many variations in construction and operation, there are three fundamental components of a total diagnosis:

    • Refrigerant systems must have an adequate, but not excessive charge.
    • Determination must be made whether the refrigerant system is governed by a cycling clutch compressor or by valves which control evaporator pressure.
    • The air distribution system (blower motor, switches, vacuum lines and air ducts) must be operational before checking the ...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Saturn VUE AUTOMOBILES

    Power Brake Units -> Delco Brake Booster -> Power Brake Unit, Replace -> Astro, Avalanche, Escalade EXT, Safari, Sierra, Silverado & SSR -> Aztek & Rendezvous -> Blazer, Bravada, Envoy, Jimmy, Rainier & Trailblazer -> Canyon, Colorado, Sonoma & S10 -> Equinox & Torrent -> Escalade, HHR, Suburban, Tahoe & Yukon -> Express & Savana -> Hummer H2 -> Hummer H3 -> Montana, Silhouette & Venture -> Relay, Terraza, SV6 & Uplander -> SRX -> Vue
    Vehicle: 2004 Saturn VUE RED Line 3.5 V6 GAS

    Aztek & Rendezvous

    • Remove coolant reservoir, then relieve fuel system pressure as follows:
      • Loosen fuel filler cap to discharge tank pressure.
      • Connect fuel pressure gauge tool No. J-34730-1A, or equivalent, to fuel pressure connection. Wrap shop towel around connection while connecting fuel pressure gauge in order to avoid fuel spillage.
      • Install bleed hose into an approved container and open valve in order to bleed fuel system pressure.
      • Drain any fuel remaining in fuel pressure gauge into suitable container.
    • Remove cruise control cable from module, then disconnect electrical ...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Saturn VUE AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Pressure Relief -> Except Montana SV6, Relay, Rendezvous w/3.6L Engine, Terraza, Tracker & Uplander -> Engine Fuel Pressure Service Port -> Engines Less Fuel Pressure Service Port
    Vehicle: 2004 Saturn VUE 3.5 V6 GAS

    Do not smoke or allow an open flame of any type when working on or near any fuel system related components. The highly flammable vapor mixtures may ignite, resulting in serious personal injury.

    Prior to disconnecting fuel lines, the fuel system pressure must be relieved to prevent accidental spray of fuel.

    After the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal driveability symptoms may occur. The vehicle may need to be driven while the vehicle relearns its adaptive strategy.

    Engines Less Fuel Pressure ...

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Saturn VUE AUTOMOBILES

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
    Vehicle: 2004 Saturn VUE RED Line 3.5 V6 GAS

    Front

    • Raise and support vehicle, then remove tire and wheel assembly.
    • Remove engine splash shield, and stabilizer shaft link.
    • Disconnect wheel speed sensor electrical connector.
    • Insert a suitable drift through brake caliper and remove front wheel driveshaft nut.
    • Separate outer tie rod end from steering knuckle. Do not loosen tie rod end jam nut.
    • Separate lower ball joint from steering knuckle.
    • Attach front hub spindle remover tool No. J 42129, or equivalent, then disengage driveshaft from hub and bearing assembly.
    • Disengage driveshaft from transaxle using slide hammer tool No. J ...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Saturn VUE AUTOMOBILES

    Alternator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2004 Saturn VUE RED Line 3.5 V6 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Remove air cleaner assembly.
    • Remove accessory drive belt tensioner.
    • Install engine support fixture.
    • Remove front of engine mount throughbolt and raise engine for proper cle...

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    CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Saturn VUE AUTOMOBILES

    Cabin Air Filter Service -> General Motors Corp./Saturn -> 2002-07 Vue
    Vehicle: 2004 Saturn VUE 2.2 L4 GAS

    Under normal operating conditions the cabin air filter should be replaced every 12 months or 12,000 miles. In dusty areas change the cabin air filter more often.

    • Open the hood.
    • From the righthand side of cowl, remove the p...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Saturn VUE AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Trucks -> Check Engine Oil Level ->
    Vehicle: 2004 Saturn VUE 3.5 V6 GAS

    This system is used to indicate a low engine oil level condition. The lamp should light during engine starting. If oil level is sufficient, the lamp should go off when engine is operating. If oil level is low the...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Saturn VUE AUTOMOBILES

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2004 Saturn VUE RED Line 3.5 V6 GAS

    • Drain cooling system into suitable container.
    • Remove front fascia.
    • Remove condenser radiator fan module closeout retainers from condenser.
    • Remove CRFM closeout panel from condenser.
    • Remove fan assembly bolts from radiator.
    • Lift fan assembly to disengage lower retention tabs.
    • Position fan assembly away from radiator.
    • Lift condenser while holding upper retention tabs forward.
    • Position condenser away from radia...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Saturn VUE AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace -> Installation -> Removal
    Vehicle: 2004 Saturn VUE 2.2 L4 GAS

    Removal

    • Depress tensioner arm using suitable 3/8 inch drive breaker bar.
    • Remove belt from idler or air conditioning compressor pulley and accessory pulleys.

    Inst...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2004 Saturn VUE AUTOMOBILES

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

    Power Door Systems Component Views Diagram for 2004 Saturn VUE  2.2 L4 GASPower Door Systems Component Views Diagram for 2004 Saturn VUE 2.2 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Sunroof Switch
  • Rearview Mirror
  • Window Switch
  • Underhood Fuse Block
  • Window Motor
  • Radio System Components Diagram for 2004 Saturn VUE RED Line 3.5 V6 GASRadio System Components Diagram for 2004 Saturn VUE RED Line 3.5 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Radio
  • Amplifier
  • Speaker
  • Subwoofer
  • I/P Harness
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2004 Saturn VUE AUTOMOBILES

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

    2004 Saturn VUE RED Line 3.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2004 Saturn VUE RED Line 3.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Cooling Fan Relay
  • Coolant Level Switch
  • Body Control Module
  • Cooling Fan 1 Relay
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • 2004 Saturn VUE  2.2 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2004 Saturn VUE 2.2 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Body Control Module
  • Automatic Transmission Shift Lock Solenoid
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2004 Saturn VUE AUTOMOBILES

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

    Document: New Website for AFIT, TPM, and VDR Updates
    Vehicle: 2004 Saturn VUE 2.2 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Document: EVAP Emissions Small Leak Diagnosis (DTC P0442)
    Vehicle: 2004 Saturn VUE 2.2 L4 GAS

    Symptoms:
  • Leaks
  • Auto Systems:
  • Emission Controls, Vacuum Hoses
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2004 Saturn VUE AUTOMOBILES

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