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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Chevrolet Impala AUTOMOBILES

Anti-Lock Brakes -> TRW 440 -> Description -> System Components -> System Operation
Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Impala 50TH Anniversary Edition 3.5 V6 GAS

System Operation

Along with the anti-lock braking, this system also controls the Dynamic Rear Proportioning (DRP) function and Traction Control System (TCS) operation. On Cadillac DTS models the ABS system also controls the Engine Drag Control (EDC) function and the Vehicle Stability Enhancement System (VSES).

When wheel slip is detected during a brake application, the ABS enters anti-lock mode. During anti-lock braking, hydraulic pressure in the individual wheel circuits is controlled to prevent any wheel from slipping. A separate hydraulic line and specific solenoid valves are provi...

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

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Impala 50TH Anniversary Edition 3.5 V6 GAS

  • 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

Reset Procedures
Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Impala LTZ 3.9 V6 FLEX

The Low Tire Pressure warning lamp and/or the DIC (Driver Information Center) Low Tire Pressure message can be cl...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Chevrolet Impala AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 Chevrolet Impala LT 3.9 V6 FLEX

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove radiator air deflector attaching screws and retainers, then air deflector.
  • Remove torque converter cover attaching bolts and cover.
  • Disconnect starter electrical connectors.
  • Remove mounting bolt...

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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 LT 3.5 V6 GAS

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 3.5 V6 GAS

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 3.9 V6 FLEX

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 50TH Anniversary Edition 3.5 V6 FLEX

  • Lift or rotate tensioner using a 1/2 i...

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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+.

Seat Diagram for 2008 Chevrolet Impala LS 3.5 V6 FLEXSeat Diagram for 2008 Chevrolet Impala LS 3.5 V6 FLEX

Components on diagram:
  • Passenger Seat Adjuster Switch
  • Passenger Seat Belt Switch
  • Horizontal Motor
  • Front Vertical Motor
  • Inflatable Restraint Front Passenger Presence System Sensor
  • Wheel Speed Sensor Diagram for 2008 Chevrolet Impala LS 3.9 V6 FLEXWheel Speed Sensor Diagram for 2008 Chevrolet Impala LS 3.9 V6 FLEX

    Components on diagram:
  • Right Front Wheel Speed Sensor
  • Right Front Wheel Speed Sensor Connector
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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 SS 5.3 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Chevrolet Impala SS 5.3 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Instrument Panel Cluster
  • Headlamp Switch
  • Body Control Module
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Turn Signal Multifunction Switch
  • 2008 Chevrolet Impala LTZ 3.9 V6 FLEX Wiring Diagram2008 Chevrolet Impala LTZ 3.9 V6 FLEX Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Cooling Fan
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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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