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2008 Chevrolet Colorado CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Chevrolet REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Chevrolet Colorado AUTOMOBILES

    Power Brake Units -> Delco Brake Booster -> Troubleshooting -> Brakes Grab -> Hard Pedal -> Slow Or No Release
    Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Colorado LT 2.9 L4 GAS

    Hard Pedal

    • Internal vacuum leak.
    • Faulty control valve.
    • Broken or damaged hydraulic brake lines.
    • Collapsed or damaged vacuum hose.
    • Plugged or loose vacuum fitting.
    • Bad stud welds on front or rear housing on power head.
    • Faulty booster diaphragm.
    • Restricted air filter element.
    • Worn or distorted reaction plate or levers.
    • Cracked or broken pow...

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Chevrolet Colorado AUTOMOBILES

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Colorado WT 3.7 L5 GAS

    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove wheel and tire assembly.
    • Remove wheel drive shaft nut and washer. Do not reuse wheel drive shaft nut, replace with new.
    • Remove steering knuckle assembly.
    • Release wheel drive shaft by placing a brass drift against tripod housing. Firmly strike brass drift with a hammer to release drive shaft.
    • Remove front wheel drive shaft from vehicle.
    • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
      • A snap or po...

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    TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Chevrolet Colorado AUTOMOBILES

    Component Replacement -> Installation -> Removal -> Tire Pressure Indicator Sensor
    Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Colorado WT 3.7 L5 GAS

    Tire Pressure Indicator Sensor

    Each tire pressure sensor has an internal power supply which has a service life of 10 years.

    Removal
    • Loosen the lug nuts.
    • Raise and support vehicle with jack stands, then remove the wheel and tire assembly.
    • Prior to dismounting the tire from the wheel, note the following precautions:
      • Position the bead breaking fixture 90° from the valve stem when separating the tire bead from the wheel.
      • Place the mounting and dismounting head so that the tire iron or pry bar can be inserted slightly clockwise of the sensor body when prying the tire bead up and over ...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Chevrolet Colorado AUTOMOBILES

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Colorado LT 2.9 L4 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Loosen clamps and remove air cleaner outlet duct.
    • Disconnect atmospheric vent hose from air cleaner resonator.
    • Loosen air cleaner resonator outlet duct clamp.
    • Remove air cleaner resonator bolts.
    • Remove air cleaner resonator and outlet duct from engine.
    • Lift upward on air cleaner resonator assembly.
    • Disconnect crankcase ventilation hose from camshaft cover, then outlet duct from throttle body.
    • Remove air cleaner resonator assembly.
    • Disconnect evaporative emission canister purge pipe from throttle control module, using a suitable quick disconnect tool.
    • Disc...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Chevrolet Colorado AUTOMOBILES

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Trucks -> Service Throttle Soon Indicator Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Colorado WT 3.7 L5 GAS

    A "Service Throttle Soon" indicator lamp is mounted in the lower righthand instrument cluster corner on these models. It lights when the ignition is turned On, but should go out approximately 1-5 seconds after the engine starts.

    Traditional throttle cables are no longer used on these models. The PCM receives signals from an electron...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Chevrolet Colorado AUTOMOBILES

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Colorado WT 2.9 L4 GAS

    • Drain radiator coolant into suitable container.
    • Disconnect upper coolant reservoir hose.
    • Remove mounting bolts and upper fan shroud.
    • On models equipped with automatic transmission,disconnect and plug transmission fluid cool...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Chevrolet Colorado AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Colorado LT 3.7 L5 GAS

    • Rotate tensioner clockwise, using suitable 3/8 inch breaker bar.
    • Slide drive belt from water pump pul...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2008 Chevrolet Colorado AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 2008 Chevrolet Colorado cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Seat Components Diagram for 2008 Chevrolet Colorado WT 2.9 L4 GASSeat Components Diagram for 2008 Chevrolet Colorado WT 2.9 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Seat Adjuster Switch
  • Heated Seat Module
  • Power Seat Motors
  • Recliner Motor
  • Lumbar Pump Motor
  • Engine Compartment Diagram for 2008 Chevrolet Colorado WT 2.9 L4 GASEngine Compartment Diagram for 2008 Chevrolet Colorado WT 2.9 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Vehicle Speed Sensor
  • Ignition Coil
  • Backup Lamp Switch
  • Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor
  • Heated Oxygen Sensor
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2008 Chevrolet Colorado AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2008 Chevrolet Colorado cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2008 Chevrolet Colorado WT 3.7 L5 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Chevrolet Colorado WT 3.7 L5 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Radio
  • Radio Antenna
  • 2008 Chevrolet Colorado WT 2.9 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Chevrolet Colorado WT 2.9 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Instrument Panel Cluster
  • Transfer Case Shift Control Module
  • Data Link Connector
  • Radio
  • Body Control Module
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2008 Chevrolet Colorado AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2008 Chevrolet Colorado 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: 2008 Chevrolet Colorado LT 3.7 L5 GAS

    Symptoms:
  • Noise
  • Auto Systems:
  • Gasoline Engines
  • Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Colorado LT 3.7 L5 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Wheels, Tires, Wheel Bearings, Seals, Hubs
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2008 Chevrolet Colorado AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2008 Chevrolet Colorado 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 2008 Chevrolet Colorado 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 2008 Chevrolet Colorado 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 2008 Chevrolet Colorado 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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