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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+

Manual Air Conditioning & Heater System Diagnosis & Testing -> Light Duty Trucks & Vans -> Component Diagnosis & Testing -> Blower Motor -> Control Panel
Vehicle: 2002 GMC Savana 1500 4.3 V6 GAS

Blower Motor

Refer to "Diagnostic Tests" and for blower motor diagnosis an...

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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 -> Rotor, Replace -> 2WD Models -> 4WD Models -> Front -> Rear
Vehicle: 2008 GMC Savana 1500 5.3 V8 FLEX

2WD Models

Front
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove tire and wheel assembly.
  • Remove caliper as outlined in .
  • Remove grease cap from hub/rotor, Fig. .
  • Remove cotter pin, nut and washer.
  • Remove hub/rotor from spindle, being careful not to damage spindle threads or outer bearing.
  • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
    • Apply high-temperature wheel bearing grease to inner and outer wheel bearings.
    • Torque nut to 12 ft. lbs., while turning wheel assembly forward by hand, back nut off one flat or until hole i...

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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 -> Fuel Pressure Relief -> Except Montana SV6, Relay, Rendezvous w/3.6L Engine, Terraza, Tracker & Uplander -> Engine Fuel Pressure Service Port -> Engines Less Fuel Pressure Service Port
Vehicle: 2006 GMC Savana 1500 5.3 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 strategy.

Engines Less Fuel Pressure ...

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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 U-JOINT, Replace -> Assemble -> Disassemble
Vehicle: 2009 GMC Savana 1500 4.3 V6 GAS

Never clamp propeller shaft tubing in a vise. Clamping could dent or deform the tube causing an imbalance or unsafe condition. Always clamp on one of the yokes and support the shaft horizontally. Avoid damaging the slip yoke sealing surface. Nicks may damage the bushing or cut the lip seal.

Disassemble

  • Support propeller shaft in a line horizontal with table of a press.
  • Mark propeller shaft in order to show which end connects to transmission and which end goes to rear axle.
  • On models equipped with external snap ring retainers, proceed as follows:
    • Disassemble snap rings by ...

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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+.

Reset Procedures
Vehicle: 2009 GMC Savana 1500 LT 5.3 V8 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 GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

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

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 2007 GMC Savana 1500 5.3 V8 FLEX

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove right transmission cover bolt, if required.
  • Disconnect engine wiring harness electrical connector from oil level sensor.
  • Remove starter motor mounting bolts.
  • Slide starter forward until it clears transmission.
  • Remove attaching nut and starter solenoid S-terminal lead from soleno...

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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 -> Check Fuel Cap Lamp ->
Vehicle: 2008 GMC Savana 1500 4.3 V6 GAS

The Check Fuel Cap Lamp will illuminate momentarily when the ignition switch is placed in the On position as a bulb check. I...

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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 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: 2004 GMC Savana 1500 4.3 V6 GAS

These engines use a single serpentine drive belt to drive all engine-mount accessories. All belt drive accessories are rigidly mounted with belt tension maintained by a spring loaded automatic tensioner.

  • Rotate tensioner counterclockwise using suitable 1/2 inch break...

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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+.

Door Diagram for 2001 GMC Savana 1500  4.3 V6 GASDoor Diagram for 2001 GMC Savana 1500 4.3 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Connector C-414
  • Grommet P-905
  • Grommet P-907
  • Body Rear End Component Views Diagram for 2006 GMC Savana 1500 LT 4.3 V6 GASBody Rear End Component Views Diagram for 2006 GMC Savana 1500 LT 4.3 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Body Control Module
  • Fuse Block
  • I/P Harness
  • Connector C-204
  • Connector C-205
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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.

    2005 GMC Savana 1500  5.3 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2005 GMC Savana 1500 5.3 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Left Backup Lamp
  • Auxiliary Blower Motor
  • Rear Dome Lamp
  • Center High Mounted Stop Lamp
  • Left Taillamp
  • 2006 GMC Savana 1500  5.3 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2006 GMC Savana 1500 5.3 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Instrument Panel Cluster
  • Data Link Connector
  • Throttle Actuator Control Module
  • Cruise Indicator
  • Powertrain 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: ENGAGEMENT TIME OF ELECTRONICALLY CONTROLLED TRANSMISSIONS IN GENERAL MOTORS VEHICLES - 4L60-E OR 4L65-E - REVISED
    Vehicle: 2000 GMC Savana 1500 5.7 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
  • Document: ELIMINATING UNWANTED ODORS IN VEHICLES - REVISED
    Vehicle: 1999 GMC Savana 1500 5.0 V8 GAS

    Symptoms:
  • Odors
  • Auto Systems:
  • Chemicals, Antifreeze, Additives
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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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