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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

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    Vehicle: 2004 Saturn VUE 2.2 L4 GAS

    Passenger Cars

    The Sensing and Diagnostic Module (SDM) can maintain enough voltage to cause air bag deployment for up to 10 minutes after the ignition is turned Off and the battery is disconnected. Servicing the Supplemental air bag (SIR) system during this period may result in accidental deployment and personal injury.

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    • Ensure front wheels are in straight-ahead position.
    • Turn ignition switch to LOCK position.
    • Remove AIR BAG fuse from fuse block.
    • On 1995 models, remove lefthand sound insulator panel to ac...

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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 -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> Equinox & 2004-06 Vue
    Vehicle: 2004 Saturn VUE 2.2 L4 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 mo...

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

    DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace -> Assemble -> Disassemble
    Vehicle: 2004 Saturn VUE 3.5 V6 GAS

    Never clamp propeller shaft tubing in a vise. Clamping could dent or deform the tube causing an imbalance or unsafe condition. Always clamp on one of the yokes and support the shaft horizontally. Avoid damaging the slip yoke sealing surface. Nicks may damage the bushing or cut the lip seal.

    Disassemble

    • Support propeller shaft in a line horizontal with table of a press.
    • Mark propeller shaft in order to show which end connects to transmission and which end goes to rear axle.
    • On models equipped with external snap ring retainers, proceed as follows:
      • Disassemble snap rings by ...

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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 -> Low Coolant Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 2004 Saturn VUE RED Line 3.5 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 2004 Saturn VUE AUTOMOBILES

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2004 Saturn VUE 2.2 L4 GAS

    • Remove front fascia, then drain coolant into suitable container.
    • Disconnect cooling fans electrical connectors and slide electrical connectors out of retainers.
    • Remove pusher fan electrical harness from fan shroud retaining tabs.
    • Remove wiring harness from clamp on fan shroud.
    • On models equipped with automatic transaxle,remove upper transaxle cooler lines from radiator end tank. Cap line.
    • On all models, remove upper radiator hose from radiator.
    • Remove mounting bolts and fan shroud.
    • Remove forward wiring h...

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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+.

    Automatic Transmission Electronic Component Views Diagram for 2004 Saturn VUE  2.2 L4 GASAutomatic Transmission Electronic Component Views Diagram for 2004 Saturn VUE 2.2 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Transmission Output Speed Sensor
  • Transmission Fluid Temperature Sensor
  • Park Neutral Position Switch
  • Shift Solenoid Valve
  • Line Pressure Control Solenoid Valve
  • Radio System Components Diagram for 2004 Saturn VUE  3.5 V6 GASRadio System Components Diagram for 2004 Saturn VUE 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:
  • Throttle Actuator Control Module
  • Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor
  • Knock Sensor
  • Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor
  • Exhaust Gas Recirculation Valve
  • 2004 Saturn VUE  2.2 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2004 Saturn VUE 2.2 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Battery
  • Power Window Relay
  • Rear Defogger Relay
  • Generator
  • Fog Lamp Relay
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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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