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

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Vehicle: 2004 Saturn VUE 2.2 L4 GAS

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Saturn VUE 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: 2004 Saturn VUE 2.2 L4 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 2004 Saturn VUE 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: 2004 Saturn VUE 3.5 V6 GAS

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

DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> Install -> Remove
Vehicle: 2004 Saturn VUE 3.5 V6 GAS

Remove

  • Place transmission in neutral.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Index mark relationship of propeller shaft to rear drive module flange.
  • Remove bolts securing underbody guard loop.
  • Remove underbody guard loop.
  • Place a support under propeller shaft at rear drive module.
  • Remove bolts securing propeller shaft yoke flange to rear drive module flange.
  • Index mark relationship of propeller shaft to power take-off unit (PTU) flange.
  • Place a support under propeller shaft at PTU.
  • Remove bolts securing propeller shaft to PTU flange.
  • Place a support under propeller shaft at support bearing.
  • Remove ...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Saturn VUE AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 2004 Saturn VUE 3.5 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove B+ battery cable nut at starter.
  • Remove S-terminal connector.
  • Remove lower starer assembly to transaxle bolt and oxygen sensor connector ...

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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 3.5 V6 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 -> Change Trans Fluid Indicator ->
Vehicle: 2004 Saturn VUE 2.2 L4 GAS

This message will appear on the DIC (Driver Information Center) when it is time to change the transmission fluid....

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Saturn VUE AUTOMOBILES

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

  • Remove air cleaner assembly.
  • Rotate or lift belt tensioner arm clockwise, using a suitable tool to reli...

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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+.

Automatic Transmission Electronic Components Diagram for 2004 Saturn VUE RED Line 3.5 V6 GASAutomatic Transmission Electronic Components Diagram for 2004 Saturn VUE RED Line 3.5 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • TCC Enable Solenoid Valve
  • TCC Pressure Control Solenoid Valve
  • Line Pressure Control Solenoid Valve
  • Transmission Fluid Pressure Sensor
  • Automatic Transmission Output Speed Sensor Assembly
  • Cruise Control Components Diagram for 2004 Saturn VUE RED Line 3.5 V6 GASCruise Control Components Diagram for 2004 Saturn VUE RED Line 3.5 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Stop Lamp Switch
  • Brake Switch
  • Cruise Switch
  • Cruise Set Switch
  • Cruise Resume Switch
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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  3.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2004 Saturn VUE 3.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Body Control Module
  • Liftgate Lock Actuator/ Ajar Switch
  • Liftgate Lamp- Left
  • Liftgate Lamp- Right
  • 2004 Saturn VUE  3.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2004 Saturn VUE 3.5 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Ambient Air Temperature Sensor
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Inside Rearview Mirror
  • Automatic Day/ Night Mirror Element
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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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