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GMC Savana 1500 CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT GMC REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 1500 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 GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks from 1990+

Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Light Duty Trucks & Vans -> Cooling System Bleed -> Astro & Safari -> Aztek -> Bravada, S & T Series -> C & K Series -> G Series -> Rendezvous -> Tracker -> Vue
Vehicle: 2002 GMC Savana 1500 5.7 V8 GAS

Astro & Safari
  • Slowly pour in one half of engines cooling system capacity with suitable coolant.
  • Fill remaining capacity with clean water to 1/2 inch below radiator filer neck.
  • Start engine and let cooling system warm up. If level drops, top off with clean water.
  • Install radiator cap.
  • Inspect coolant level in coolant recovery system, top off as necessary.
Aztek
  • Open air bleed valves on water pump and thermostat housing.
  • Slowly add a 50/50 mixture of suitable coolant and clean water to radiator until coolant le...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Disc Brakes -> Delco Single Piston Sliding Caliper -> Caliper Service -> Assemble -> Blazer, Bravada & Jimmy -> Disassemble -> Front -> Inspection -> Installation -> Rear -> Removal -> Sierra & Silverado
Vehicle: 2000 GMC Savana 1500 5.7 V8 GAS

Removal

Front
  • Siphon brake fluid out of master cylinder until fluid level is approximately 1/3 full, this will prevent fluid overflow when caliper piston is pushed back into its bore.
  • Raise and support vehicle, then remove wheels.
  • Push piston back into its bore using suitable C-clamp, Fig. .
  • Remove two caliper mounting bolts and lift caliper off of rotor.
Rear
Blazer, Bravada & Jimmy
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Mark position of wheel to hub for installation reference.
  • Remove wheel assembly.
  • Remove mounting bolt and disconnect brake hose fitting from caliper. Discard gaskets and plug brake h...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Fuel filter replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. for 1980+.

General Motors Corp./Saturn Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Component Locations -> Late 1986-06 Chevrolet & GMC G Series w/Gasoline Engines
Vehicle: 2004 GMC Savana 1500 5.3 V8 GAS

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Includes CV axle, universal joint, and driveline replacement, for domestic and imported GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks from 1990+.

DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> Front -> One Piece Driveshaft -> Rear -> Two Piece Driveshaft
Vehicle: 2008 GMC Savana 1500 LS 5.3 V8 FLEX

Front

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Mark the front U-joint to the pinion yoke on the front differential.
  • Mark the relationship of the rear U-joint to the transfer case drive flange.
  • Remove the retaining nuts and bolts from the drive flange.
  • Remove the clamps and retaining bolts from the front drive axle pinion flange.
  • Remove the front propeller shaft from the vehicle.
  • Using tape and or a rubber band, wrap the front U-joint bearing caps to ensure the caps do not separate from the U-joint.
  • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
    • Torque front propeller shaft retainer bolts 18 f...

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TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Description, component locations, reset procedures, relearn procedures, diagnosis and testing, wiring diagrams, component replacement, and identification of vehicles equipped and not equipped with tire pressure monitoring system for most domestic and imported GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from mid 1990's+.

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 GMC Savana 1500 LS 5.3 V8 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 GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Includes starter and alternator replacement procedures for domestic and imported GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 GMC Savana 1500 LT 5.3 V8 FLEX

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Loosen air cleaner resonator outlet duct clamp.
  • Remove air cleaner resonator outlet duct mounting bolts.
  • Disconnect electrical connector from air cleaner resonator outlet duct.
  • Remove air cleaner resonator outlet duct.
  • Disconnect mass air flow/intake air temperature sensor connector.
  • Remove MAF/IAT sensor.
  • Pull up on air cleaner assembly to release retainers from air cleaner adaptor.
  • Remove retaining bolt for coolant recovery reservoir, then set reservoir asid...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Maintenance lamp reset procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

General Motors Corp./Saturn Trucks -> Low Coolant Lamp ->
Vehicle: 2008 GMC Savana 1500 LT 5.3 V8 FLEX

This lamp should light when engine coolant level in the radiator drops below a predetermined le...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Includes radiator, cooling and heater hose replacement procedures for domestic and imported GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks from 1990+

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 GMC Savana 1500 LS 5.3 V8 FLEX

  • Disconnect Mass Air Flow (MAF) harness connector and remove air cleaner hold down screw.
  • Loosen outlet duct hose clamp and remove air cleaner.
  • Partially drain coolant into suitable container.
  • Disconnect coolant recovery reservoir hose.
  • Remove mounting screws and coolant recovery r...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine belt replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2007 GMC Savana 1500 5.3 V8 FLEX

  • Rotate tensioner clockwise to release belt tension using suitable wrench, then remove belt.
  • Route belt over pulleys excep...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Engine Compartment Diagram for 2001 GMC Savana 1500  4.3 V6 GASEngine Compartment Diagram for 2001 GMC Savana 1500 4.3 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Wheel Sensor
  • Battery
  • Electronic Brake Control Module
  • Brake Pressure Differential Switch
  • Connector C-1
  • Underbody Components Diagram for 2007 GMC Savana 1500 LT 5.3 V8 FLEXUnderbody Components Diagram for 2007 GMC Savana 1500 LT 5.3 V8 FLEX

    Components on diagram:
  • Fuel Tank Pressure Sensor Connector
  • Fuel Pump and Sender Assembly Connector
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2001 GMC Savana 1500  5.0 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2001 GMC Savana 1500 5.0 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Convenience Center
  • 2004 GMC Savana 1500  4.3 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2004 GMC Savana 1500 4.3 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Body Control Module
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: INFORMATION ON INAPPROPRIATE WARRANTY CLAIMS SUBMITTED FOR DAMAGED RADIOS AND INSTRUMENT PANEL CLUSTERS (IPCS)
    Vehicle: 2002 GMC Savana 1500 5.0 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Document: CD PLAYER LONG LOAD-TO-PLAY TIME, ERROR MESSAGE, CD DOES NOT RETURN TO PREVIOUS TRACK - REVISED
    Vehicle: 2005 GMC Savana 1500 4.3 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Entertainment: Stereo, Radio, Cassettes
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most GMC Savana 1500 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 GMC Savana 1500 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 GMC Savana 1500 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 GMC Savana 1500 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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