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2005 Buick Rendezvous CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Buick REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    Get Full Access Automotix DIY provides automotive consumers and do it yourselfers; the most comprehensive repair information about 2005 Buick Rendezvous car and truck repair procedures including Buick engine diagrams, wiring diagrams, repair work estimating measures, technical service bulletins, auto body work guidance, starter & alternator replacement procedures, serpentine belt replacement procedures, radiator & hose replacement procedures, tune-up & drivability specifications, quick lube illustrations, preventive maintenance guide, engine light reset instructions, parts removal and install procedures, fuel filter replacement directions, component location diagrams, air filter locations & replacement instructions, a/c system specifications, and general auto service procedures. You don't have to be a car mechanic or technician to know how to fix your Buick Rendezvous automobile. Try the Automotix DIY solution today!
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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

    Power Brake Units -> Delco Brake Booster -> Description -> Operation -> Single Diaphragm Type -> Tandem (Dual) Diaphragm Type
    Vehicle: 2005 Buick Rendezvous Ultra 3.6 V6 GAS

    In order to properly service power brake systems, a thorough understanding of the various power assist systems is required. These systems provide a mechanical assist, acting to increase the force applied to the master cylinder piston by the driver while decreasing the effort required to obtain acceptable stopping performance. Two basic types of power assist mechanisms are used: vacuum assist diaphragm assemblies which use engine vacuum and in some cases vacuum from an external vacuum pump, and hydraulic assist assemblies which use hydraulic pressure developed by an external pump (us...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> Rendezvous w/3.6L Engine
    Vehicle: 2005 Buick Rendezvous Ultra 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 2005 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

    DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace -> Assemble -> Disassemble
    Vehicle: 2005 Buick Rendezvous CXL Plus 3.6 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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    TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

    Diagnosis & Testing -> Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Intermittent & Poor Connections -> Intermittents -> Poor Connections -> Scan Tool Data Definitions
    Vehicle: 2005 Buick Rendezvous CXL Plus 3.6 V6 GAS

    Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

    Connect a suitably programmed scan tool to DLC (Data Link Connector) and follow manufacturer's instructions.

    Scan Tool Data Definitions

    Refer to Fig. for scan tool data definitions.

    Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

    Connect a suitably programmed scan tool to DLC (Data Link Connector), and follow manufacturer's instructions.

    Intermittent & Poor Connections

    Intermittents

    Most intermittents are caused by faulty electrical connections or wiring. Inspect for the following:

    • Wiring broken inside insulation.
    • Poor connection between male and female terminal ...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

    Alternator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2005 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS

    • Loosen intake air duct clamps from MAF sensor and throttle body.
    • Remove IAT sensor from duct.
    • Disconnect vent tube from air intake duct.
    • Disconnect MAF sensor electrical connector.
    • Remove air intake duct and air cleaner cover.
    • Separate air intake duct from MAF sensor.
    • Set park brake and shift transaxle into Neutral.
    • Remove engine mount strut bolts and swing engine mount struts aside.
    • Install a suitable engine tilt strap tool.
    • Pull on engine in order to rotate engine forward.
    • Tighten engine tilt strap.
    • Remove alternator B+ terminal nut and lead.
    • Disconnect alternator electrical connector...

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    CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

    Cabin Air Filter Service -> General Motors Corp./Saturn -> 2004-07 Rendezvous
    Vehicle: 2005 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 2005 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Trucks -> StabiliTrak Control System Warning Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 2005 Buick Rendezvous CXL Plus 3.6 V6 GAS

    This lamp should light for a approximately 6-8 seconds when the ignition is turned On as a bulb check. If the warning...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2005 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS

    • Remove air cleaner and duct assembly.
    • Drain coolant into suitable container.
    • Recover A/C refrigerant.
    • Loosen engine mount strut to engine mount strut bracket bolts.
    • Loosen engine mount strut bracket brace bolts from upper radiator support bracket.
    • Remove mounting bolts on radiator upper support and position engine mount strut and bracket to rear.
    • Remove underhood electrical center and position aside.
    • Disconnect battery positive cable and remove battery hold-down retainer.
    • Remove battery from engine compartment.
    • Disconnect cooling fan harness...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2005 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2005 Buick Rendezvous CXL Plus 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 2005 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 2005 Buick Rendezvous cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    A/C Refrigerant Pressure Sensor Diagram for 2005 Buick Rendezvous  3.4 V6 GASA/C Refrigerant Pressure Sensor Diagram for 2005 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • A/C Refrigerant Pressure Sensor
  • Seat Belt Components Diagram for 2005 Buick Rendezvous CXL Plus 3.6 V6 GASSeat Belt Components Diagram for 2005 Buick Rendezvous CXL Plus 3.6 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Seat Belt Buckle
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2005 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2005 Buick Rendezvous cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2005 Buick Rendezvous Ultra 3.6 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2005 Buick Rendezvous Ultra 3.6 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • Generator
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • Battery Indicator
  • 2005 Buick Rendezvous  3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2005 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Ignition Switch
  • Starter
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • Crank Relay
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2005 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2005 Buick Rendezvous cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 2005 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Wheels, Tires, Wheel Bearings, Seals, Hubs
  • Document: GM of Canada New Vehicle Limited Warranty Tire Program
    Vehicle: 2005 Buick Rendezvous 3.4 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Wheels, Tires, Wheel Bearings, Seals, Hubs
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2005 Buick Rendezvous AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2005 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 2005 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 2005 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 2005 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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