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2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Chevrolet REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    Disc Brakes -> Delco Dual Piston Sliding Caliper -> Precautions -> Brake Disc Service -> Brake Lines & Linings -> Brake Roughness -> General
    Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 LS 8.1 V8 GAS

    Brake Lines & Linings

    Remove one of the front wheels and inspect the brake disc, caliper and linings.

    Do not allow any oil or grease on the linings. It is recommended that linings be replaced in sets when worn or damaged.

    If the caliper is cracked or fluid leakage through the casting is evident, it must be replaced as a unit.

    Brake Roughness

    The most common cause of brake chatter on disc brakes is a variation in thickness of the disc. If roughness or vibration is encountered during highway operation or if pedal pumping is experienced at low speeds, the disc may have excessive thickness v...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Component Locations -> 1999-06 Silverado & Sierra
    Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 WT 8.1 V8 GAS

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
    Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 LS 6.6 V8 DIESEL

    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove wheel and tire assembly.
    • Remove drive axle center cap, if equipped.
    • Insert a drift or large screwdriver through brake caliper into one of the brake rotor vanes in order to prevent drive axle wheel drive shaft from turning.
    • Remove nut and washer from hub. Do not reuse nut. A new nut must be used when installing wheel drive shaft.
    • Using J 45859 or equivalent, press wheel drive shaft from hub.
    • Remove bolts securing wheel drive shaft ...

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    TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    Relearn Procedures
    Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 LT 6.0 V8 GAS

    • Apply the Parking brake, then place the ignition switch in the On position.
    • Cycle the headlamp switch from Off to Parking Lamp position 4 times within 4 seconds.
    • The horn should chirp twice and the low tire pressure warning indicator should begin to flash indicating the system is in the learn mode.
    • If GM tool No. J-46079 or equivalent is available, starting with the left front tire, hold the antenna of the tool No. J-46079 near the valve stem on the wheel, then press the activate button and wait for the horn to chirp.
    • If the tool is not available, starting with the left front tir...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 LS 6.6 V8 DIESEL

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Raise and support vehicle, then remove righthand front tire and wheel assembly.
    • Remove righthand front fender wheelhouse inner panel.
    • Remove starter motor battery positive cable, then solenoid wires.
    • Remove star...

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    CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    Cabin Air Filter Service -> General Motors Corp./Saturn -> 1999-2007 Silverado, Sierra, 2000-07 Denali, Suburban, Tahoe, Yukon, Yukon XL, 2001-07 Escalade & 2002-07 Avalanche
    Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 WT 6.6 V8 DIESEL

    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.

    • Remove the righthand instrument panel hush panel.
    • Remove the A/C and heater modul...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Trucks -> StabiliTrak Control System Warning Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 LT 6.0 V8 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 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 LS 8.1 V8 GAS

    • Drain radiator coolant into suitable container.
    • Remove upper and lower radiator hoses.
    • Remove mounting bolts and lower fan shroud.
    • Remove engine vent hose and surge take hose.
    • Disconnect eng...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 LT 6.6 V8 DIESEL

    • Rotate tensioner to release belt tension using a 1/2 inch breaker bar with a 5/8 inch socket placed on tensioner pulley, then remove belt.
    • Route be...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Garage Door Opener Diagram for 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 LT 6.0 V8 GASGarage Door Opener Diagram for 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 LT 6.0 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Garage Door Opener
  • Left Door,Inside View Diagram for 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 WT 6.6 V8 DIESELLeft Door,Inside View Diagram for 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 WT 6.6 V8 DIESEL

    Components on diagram:
  • Door
  • Outside Rearview Mirror
  • Speaker Connector
  • Window Motor Connector
  • Outside Rearview Mirror Switch Connector
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 LS 6.0 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 LS 6.0 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Transmission Control Module
  • Battery
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • Engine Oil Level Switch
  • Electro Hydraulic Power Steering Module
  • 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 LS 6.6 V8 DIESEL Wiring Diagram2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 LS 6.6 V8 DIESEL Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Selectable Ride Switch
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 WT 6.0 V8 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: 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 WT 6.0 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Wheels, Tires, Wheel Bearings, Seals, Hubs
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 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 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 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 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 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 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 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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