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2006 Buick Rainier CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Buick REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Buick Rainier AUTOMOBILES

    Anti-Lock Brakes -> Kelsey-Hayes -> Diagnosis & Testing -> 2002 -> 2002-03 -> 2003-06 -> 2004-06 -> Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Astro, Blazer, Jimmy, Safari, Sonoma, SSR & S10 -> Avalanche, Escalade, Escalade EXT, Suburban, Tahoe & Yukon -> Bravada, Envoy, Rainier & Trailblazer -> Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Connector Pin Identification -> Diagnostic Tests -> Diagnostic Trouble Code Interpretation -> Express & Savana -> Intermittents & Poor Connections -> Sierra & Silverado -> Symptom Tests -> Temperature Vs. Resistance
    Vehicle: 2006 Buick Rainier CXL 4.2 L6 GAS

    Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

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

    Diagnostic Trouble Code Interpretation

    Astro, Blazer, Jimmy, Safari, Sonoma, SSR & S10
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    Avalanche, Escalade, Escalade EXT, Suburban, Tahoe & Yukon
    2002
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    Express & Savana
    2002
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    Sierra & Silverado
    2002
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    Connector Pin Identification

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    Diagnostic Tests

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Buick Rainier AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> 2005-06 Envoy, Rainier & TrailBlazer -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
    Vehicle: 2006 Buick Rainier CXL 5.3 V8 GAS

    Normal Service

    S...

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Buick Rainier AUTOMOBILES

    DRIVESHAFT, Replace
    Vehicle: 2006 Buick Rainier CXL 5.3 V8 GAS

    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Place reference marks on propeller shaft and rear axle pinion yoke for installation reference.
    • On models equipped with 2WD, place reference marks on propeller shaft and transmission yoke for installation reference.
    • On models equipped with 4WD, place reference marks on propeller shaft and transfer...

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    TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Buick Rainier AUTOMOBILES

    Description
    Vehicle: 2006 Buick Rainier CXL 4.2 L6 GAS

    The TPMS (Tire Pressure Monitor System) notifies the driver when a significant loss of tire pressure occurs in any of the 4 tires.

    When the vehicle is stationary, the sensor is inactive. When the vehicle is operated and as the vehicle speed increases, centrifugal force activates the sensors internal accelerometer causing the sensors to go into rolling mode. In the rolling mode, the sensors read tire pressure once every 30 second and transmit the reading once every ...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Buick Rainier AUTOMOBILES

    Alternator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2006 Buick Rainier CXL 5.3 V8 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Remove accessory drive belt.
    • Disconnect alternator electrical connector, then alternator cable.
    • Remove alternator mounting b...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Buick Rainier AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Trucks -> Check Engine Oil Level ->
    Vehicle: 2006 Buick Rainier CXL 5.3 V8 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 2006 Buick Rainier AUTOMOBILES

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2006 Buick Rainier CXL 5.3 V8 GAS

    • Drain coolant from radiator into a suitable container.
    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove radiator support shield mounting nuts and bolts, then radiator support shield.
    • Remove transmission cooler lines from radiator.
    • Remove outlet radiator hose from radiator.
    • Lower vehicle.
    • Remove inlet radiator hose from radiator.
    • Remove air cleaner assembly and air resonator assembly.
    • Remove inlet radiator hose.
    • Remove transmission oil cooler lines from fan shroud.
    • Disconnect fan clutch electrical connector.
    • Remove fan clutch from water pump.
    • Remove upper fan shroud moun...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Buick Rainier AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2006 Buick Rainier CXL 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 2006 Buick Rainier AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 2006 Buick Rainier cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Vehicle Speed Sensor Location Diagram for 2006 Buick Rainier CXL 5.3 V8 GASVehicle Speed Sensor Location Diagram for 2006 Buick Rainier CXL 5.3 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Transfer Case
  • VSS Sensor
  • B Pillar Location Diagram for 2006 Buick Rainier CXL 5.3 V8 GASB Pillar Location Diagram for 2006 Buick Rainier CXL 5.3 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Ground G-302
  • Door Frame
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2006 Buick Rainier AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2006 Buick Rainier cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2006 Buick Rainier CXL 5.3 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2006 Buick Rainier CXL 5.3 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Headlamp Switch
  • Body Control Module
  • Headlamp Wiper Relay
  • 2006 Buick Rainier CXL 5.3 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2006 Buick Rainier CXL 5.3 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Radio
  • LH Rear Door Speaker
  • RH Rear Door Speaker
  • HVAC Control Module
  • LH Front Door Speaker Assembly
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2006 Buick Rainier AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2006 Buick Rainier cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Engine Rattle Noise after R And R of the Crankshaft Balancer -Inspect Bolt Torque
    Vehicle: 2006 Buick Rainier CXL 4.2 L6 GAS

    Symptoms:
  • Noise
  • Auto Systems:
  • Gasoline Engines
  • Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 2006 Buick Rainier CXL 4.2 L6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Wheels, Tires, Wheel Bearings, Seals, Hubs
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2006 Buick Rainier AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2006 Buick Rainier 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 2006 Buick Rainier 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 2006 Buick Rainier 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 2006 Buick Rainier 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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