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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Chevrolet Impala AUTOMOBILES

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Component Service -> Assemble -> Aura, DTS, G6, G8, Lucerne, Malibu, Solstice & Sky -> Aveo -> Corvette -> CTS -> Disassemble -> Grand Prix & Impala -> LaCrosse, STS & XLR -> Master Cylinder Overhaul -> Vibe -> Wheel Cylinder Overhaul
Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Impala LTZ 3.9 V6 FLEX

Master Cylinder Overhaul

Grand Prix & Impala
Disassemble

Refer to Figs. and , when performing the following procedures.

  • Disconnect and plug hydraulic lines.
  • Remove mounting nuts and master cylinder.
  • Remove reservoir cover and diaphragm. Discard old brake fluid.
  • Inspect cover and diaphragm.
  • Remove fluid level switch.
  • On models equipped with compact master cylinder,remove proportioning valve, Fig. .
  • On all models, depress primary piston and remove lock ring.
  • Plug primary fluid outlet (outlet nearest to cowl when master cylinder is installed), then remove primary and secondary pistons by a...

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

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Impala LT 3.9 V6 FLEX

  • Raise and support vehicle on a hoist.
  • Remove tire and wheel assembly.
  • Disconnect tie rod from knuckle.
  • Insert a drift into rotor and against caliper in order to prevent rotor from turning.
  • Remove wheel drive shaft nut.
  • Remove stabilizer link.
  • Be sure that wheel speed sensor wiring harness is repositioned away from ball joint after disconnecting electrical connector from sensor. Disconnect ele...

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TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Chevrolet Impala AUTOMOBILES

Diagnosis & Testing -> Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Diagnostic System Check -> Diagnostic Tests -> DTC C0569 System Configuration Error -> DTC C0750 Left Front Low Tire Pressure Sensor, C0755 Right Front Low Tire Pressure Sensor, C0760 Left Rear Low Tire Pressure Sensor Or C0765 Right Rear Low Tire Pressure Sensor -> DTC C0775 Low Tire Pressure System Sensors Not Learned -> Intermittent & Poor Connections -> Intermittents -> Low Tire Pressure Indicator Fault -> Poor Connections
Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Impala LS 3.5 V6 FLEX

Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

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

Diagnostic Tests

Low tire pressure in one or more tires is indicated by a continuously illuminated TPMS indicator after the bulb check is completed. The DIC will display a check tire pressure type message, if equipped. It is not necessary to perform the Relearn procedure for a low tire condition.

When a TPMS DTC is set, the TPMS indicator will flash for one minute after the bulb check is completed and then will remain illuminated. The DI...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Chevrolet Impala AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Impala SS 5.3 V8 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove starter solenoid BAT terminal nut and positive battery cable from starter motor.
  • Remove engine harness terminal from starter motor.
  • Disconnect starter motor elect...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Chevrolet Impala AUTOMOBILES

Cabin Air Filter Service -> General Motors Corp./Saturn -> 2004-08 Grand Prix, 2005-09 LaCrosse & 2006-07 Monte Carlo & 2006-09 Impala
Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Impala LS 3.9 V6 FLEX

Under normal operating conditions the cabin air filter should be replaced every 12 months or 15,000 miles or at Maintenance II as indicated on the DIC (Driver Information Center). In dusty areas change the cabin air filter more often.

  • Place the windshield wipers in the up position by turning the ignition switch Off when the wipers reach the desired position.
  • Open the hood.
  • Lift the righthand side of the rear hood seal from the flange in the area of the righthand air inlet grill...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Chevrolet Impala AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Cars -> Anti-Lock Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Impala LT 3.9 V6 FLEX

This lamp should light when the ignition is turned On. The lamp may light for as long as 30 seconds as a bulb and system inspection. If lamp remains lit or lights while operating the vehicle, a fault condition in the anti-lock brake system is indicated. When lamp is lit, turn ignition Off, then restart engine. If l...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Chevrolet Impala AUTOMOBILES

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Impala LS 3.5 V6 GAS

Lower

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition hose clamp from radiator using hose clamp pliers J 38185 or equivalent.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from radiator.
  • Reposition hose clamp from engine using hose clamp pliers J 38185 or equivalent.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from engine and from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure to install.

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Chevrolet Impala AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Impala LS 3.9 V6 FLEX

  • Remove intake manifold cover.
  • Remove mounting bolts and lefthand inner fender brace.
  • Remove air cleaner outlet duct from throttle body.
  • Disconnect PCV tube from air inlet duct.
  • Disconnect Mass Air Flow (MAF) sensor electrical connector.
  • Remove upper from lower air cleaner housing.
  • Remove Powertrain Control Module (PCM) and harness from lower air cleaner housing....

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2008 Chevrolet Impala AUTOMOBILES

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

Sunroof And Headliner Harnesses Diagram for 2008 Chevrolet Impala SS 5.3 V8 GASSunroof And Headliner Harnesses Diagram for 2008 Chevrolet Impala SS 5.3 V8 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Ground G403
  • Connector C490
  • Connector C398
  • Splice S364
  • Splice S390
  • Seat Diagram for 2008 Chevrolet Impala LT 3.5 V6 FLEXSeat Diagram for 2008 Chevrolet Impala LT 3.5 V6 FLEX

    Components on diagram:
  • Driver Seat Belt Switch
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2008 Chevrolet Impala AUTOMOBILES

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

    2008 Chevrolet Impala 50TH Anniversary Edition 3.5 V6 FLEX Wiring Diagram2008 Chevrolet Impala 50TH Anniversary Edition 3.5 V6 FLEX Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Fan Relay
  • Engine Control Module
  • LH Engine Cooling Fan
  • RH Engine Cooling Fan
  • 2008 Chevrolet Impala LS 3.5 V6 FLEX Wiring Diagram2008 Chevrolet Impala LS 3.5 V6 FLEX Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Instrument Panel Cluster
  • Battery
  • Starter
  • Body Control Module
  • Generator
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2008 Chevrolet Impala AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2008 Chevrolet Impala cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Resistance in Steering with High Under hood Temperatures
    Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Impala LS 3.5 V6 FLEX

    Auto Systems:
  • Steering, Suspension
  • Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Impala LS 3.5 V6 FLEX

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

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