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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Chevrolet Caprice AUTOMOBILES

Air Conditioner and Heater Service Includes module configuration procedures, general service, maintenance, automatic temperature control, compressor services, electric cooling fans, vacuum diagrams, specifications, and manual air conditioning and heater diagnostics and replacement procedures for domestic and imported Chevrolet Caprice cars and light trucks from 1990+

General Service Domestic Vehicles -> 1994-95 -> Leak Test -> Electronic Leak Detectors -> Flame-Type (Halide) Leak Detectors -> Fluid Leak Detectors
Vehicle: 1994 Chevrolet Caprice 5.7 V8 GAS

Testing the refrigerant system for leaks is one of the most important phases of troubleshooting. One or more of the methods outlined will prove useful in detecting leaks or checking connections if service work is performed. Before beginning any leak test, attach a manifold gauge set and note pressure. If little or no pressure is indicated, a partial charge must be installed. Check all connections, compressor head gasket, oil filler plug and compressor shaft seal for leaks.

R-12 leak detectors will not detect R-134a leaks.

For R-134a system an electronic type leak detecto...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Chevrolet Caprice AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported Chevrolet Caprice cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Disc Brakes -> AC-Delco Single Piston Front Disc Brake (Type 1) -> Caliper Service -> CALIPER ASSEMBLE -> CALIPER DISASSEMBLE -> CALIPER INSTALLATION -> CALIPER REMOVAL
Vehicle: 1994 Chevrolet Caprice Classic 4.3 V8 GAS

CALIPER REMOVAL
  • Siphon enough brake fluid out of the master cylinder to bring fluid level to 1/3 full to avoid fluid overflow when the caliper piston is pushed back into its bore.
  • Raise vehicle and remove front wheels.
  • Using a C-clamp, as illustrated in Fig. , push piston back into its bore.
  • If caliper assembly is to be serviced, remove inlet fitting attaching bolt, copper washer, and inlet fitting from caliper housing. Plug opening in inlet fitting to prevent fluid loss and contamination. Do not crimp brake hose, as this may damage internal structure of hose. If only shoe and linin...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Chevrolet Caprice AUTOMOBILES

Fuel filter replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Chevrolet Caprice cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. for 1980+.

General Motors Corp./Saturn Passenger Cars -> Fuel Pressure Relief -> Except Aveo, LaCrosse, LeMans (1988-93), Malibu & Malibu Maxx (2004-05), Metro, Nova, Prizm, Spectrum & Storm -> Engine Fuel Pressure Service Port -> Engines Less Fuel Pressure Service Port
Vehicle: 1992 Chevrolet Caprice Classic 5.0 V8 GAS

Do not smoke or allow an open flame of any type when working on or near any fuel system related components. The highly flammable vapor mixtures may ignite, resulting in serious personal injury.

Prior to disconnecting fuel lines, the fuel system pressure must be relieved to prevent accidental spray of fuel.

After the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal driveability symptoms may occur. The vehicle may need to be driven while the vehicle relearns its adaptive strateg...

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

Includes CV axle, universal joint, and driveline replacement, for domestic and imported Chevrolet Caprice cars and light trucks from 1990+.

DRIVESHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1990 Chevrolet Caprice Classic Brougham 5.0 V8 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Mark position of shaft in relation to pinion flange for reassembly.
  • Remove straps securing universal joint to pinion flange, then disconnect shaft from flange. Tape bearing cups to universal joint to prevent loss of ne...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Chevrolet Caprice AUTOMOBILES

Includes starter and alternator replacement procedures for domestic and imported Chevrolet Caprice cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 1993 Chevrolet Caprice Classic 5.0 V8 GAS

If shims are required between starter and engine block, they should be placed in their original location during installation.

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove starter to engine brace and starter ...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR Chevrolet Caprice AUTOMOBILES

Maintenance lamp reset procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Chevrolet Caprice cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

General Motors Corp./Saturn Cars -> Traction Control System (TCS) Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1992 Chevrolet Caprice 5.7 V8 GAS

This lamp should light for a approximately 6-8 seconds when the ignition is turned on as a bulb check. If the warni...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Chevrolet Caprice AUTOMOBILES

Includes radiator, cooling and heater hose replacement procedures for domestic and imported Chevrolet Caprice cars and light trucks from 1990+

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 1992 Chevrolet Caprice Classic LTZ 5.0 V8 GAS

Lower

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition hose clamp from radiator using hose clamp pliers.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from radiator.
  • Reposition hose clamp from coolant pump using hose clamp pliers.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from coolant pump and from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure to ...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Chevrolet Caprice AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine belt replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Chevrolet Caprice cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1990 Chevrolet Caprice Classic 5.0 V8 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Using suitable 1/2 inch ...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR Chevrolet Caprice AUTOMOBILES

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

LH Rear Engine Compartment Diagram for 1992 Chevrolet Caprice Classic 5.0 V8 GASLH Rear Engine Compartment Diagram for 1992 Chevrolet Caprice Classic 5.0 V8 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Cruise Control Module
  • Brake Pressure Switch
  • Grommet P-102
  • RH Rear Header Diagram for 1991 Chevrolet Caprice  5.0 V8 GASRH Rear Header Diagram for 1991 Chevrolet Caprice 5.0 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Ground G-400
  • Rear Wiper Motor Module
  • Connector C-406
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR Chevrolet Caprice AUTOMOBILES

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

    1991 Chevrolet Caprice  5.0 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1991 Chevrolet Caprice 5.0 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Center High Mounted Stop Lamp
  • RH Upper Tail/Stop Lamp
  • LH Upper Tail/Stop Lamp
  • 1991 Chevrolet Caprice Classic LTZ 5.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1991 Chevrolet Caprice Classic LTZ 5.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Left Rear Courtesy Lamp
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR Chevrolet Caprice AUTOMOBILES

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

    Document: USING THE NEW GENERAL MOTORS SERVICE BULLETINS
    Vehicle: 1988 Chevrolet Caprice Classic 5.0 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Document: ELIMINATING UNWANTED ODOR IN VEHICLE
    Vehicle: 1987 Chevrolet Caprice 4.3 V6 GAS

    Symptoms:
  • Odors
  • Auto Systems:
  • Chemicals, Antifreeze, Additives
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR Chevrolet Caprice AUTOMOBILES

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