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GMC Savana 3500 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 3500 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 3500 cars and light trucks from 1990+

    Compressor Service -> Harrison HD6/HT6 Compressor -> Shaft Seal, Replace -> Installation -> Removal
    Vehicle: 1999 GMC Savana 3500 5.7 V8 GAS

    Removal
    • Recover refrigerant as outlined under , then loosen and reposition compressor in brackets.
    • Remove clutch plate and hub as outlined under "Compressor Clutch Service."
    • Remove shaft seal retaining ring.
    • Clean inside of compressor neck area around shaft and seal seat to prevent damage to compressor from entry of dirt.
    • Place seal protector tool No. J-33021, or equivalent, over end of shaft to avoid chipping ceramic seat.
    • Engage knurled tangs of seal seat replacement tool No. J-23128-A, or equivalent, into recessed portion of seal seat by turning handle clockwise.
    • Remove seal seat ...

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported GMC Savana 3500 cars and light trucks from 1990+.

    Anti-lock Brakes -> Kelsey-Hayes -> System Service -> 1997-2000 C & K Series Except 1999-2000 Sierra, Silverado & 2000 Suburban, Tahoe & Yukon -> 1997-2000 w/310 ABS -> 1999-2000 Sierra, Silverado & 2000 Suburban, Tahoe, Yukon & 2001 C & K Series -> 2000-01 w/325 ABS -> Astro & Safari -> Brake Pressure Modulator Valve (BPMV) -> Brake System Bleed -> C & K Series Except C3500HD -> C3500HD -> Component Replacement -> Electronic Brake Control Module (EBCM) -> Front Wheel Speed Sensor -> G Van -> Installation -> Manual Bleed -> P Series -> Pressure Bleed -> Removal -> S & T Series
    Vehicle: 2000 GMC Savana 3500 6.5 V8 DIESEL

    Brake System Bleed

    Gravity and vacuum bleeding procedures are not recommended for use with the anti-lock brake system. The manual bleed procedure is the preferred method, although pressure bleeding is also possible. Do not pump the brake pedal during the bleeding process, as fluid aeration may occur.

    Manual Bleed
    • Raise and support vehicle, then connect a clear plastic tube to brake bleed screw at righthand rear wheel.
    • Place free end of tube in a glass jar partially filled with clean brake fluid. Ensure end of tube remains submerged in fluid and master cylinder reservoir is kept full.
    • ...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    Fuel filter replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported GMC Savana 3500 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: 2002 GMC Savana 3500 5.7 V8 GAS

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    Includes CV axle, universal joint, and driveline replacement, for domestic and imported GMC Savana 3500 cars and light trucks from 1990+.

    DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace -> Assemble -> Disassemble
    Vehicle: 2006 GMC Savana 3500 LT 6.0 V8 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 3500 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 3500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from mid 1990's+.

    Description
    Vehicle: 2008 GMC Savana 3500 LS 6.0 V8 GAS

    The TPMS (Tire Pressure Monitor System) warns the driver when a significant loss, or gain of tire pressure occurs in any of the four tires and allows the driver to display the individual tire pressures and the locations on the DIC (Driver Information Center) display. The system consists of the BCM (Body Control Module), DIC, instrument cluster, RCDLR (Remote Control Door Lock Receiver), RF (Radio Frequency transmitting tire pressure sensor in each wheel and serial data circuit. Each tire pressure sensor has an internal power supply with a service life of 10 years.

    When the vehicle is...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    Includes starter and alternator replacement procedures for domestic and imported GMC Savana 3500 cars and light trucks from 1990+.

    Alternator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 GMC Savana 3500 LT 6.0 V8 GAS

    • 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 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    Maintenance lamp reset procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported GMC Savana 3500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    General Motors Corp./Saturn Trucks -> Service Four Wheel Drive (4WD) System Warning Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 2006 GMC Savana 3500 LS 6.0 V8 GAS

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

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    Includes radiator, cooling and heater hose replacement procedures for domestic and imported GMC Savana 3500 cars and light trucks from 1990+

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2010 GMC Savana 3500 LT 6.0 V8 FLEX

    • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
    • Remove air cleaner assembly.
    • Remove coolant recovery reservoir.
    • Remove clamp at radiator inlet using hose clamp pliers tool J 38185.
    • Remove radiator inlet hose from radiator.
    • Remove outlet heater hose clamp at radiator using hose clamp pliers tool J 38185.
    • Remove outlet heater hose from radiator.
    • Remove automatic transmiss...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine belt replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported GMC Savana 3500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2005 GMC Savana 3500 4.8 V8 GAS

    • 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 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most GMC Savana 3500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Passenger Compartment Diagram for 2001 GMC Savana 3500  6.5 V8 DIESELPassenger Compartment Diagram for 2001 GMC Savana 3500 6.5 V8 DIESEL

    Components on diagram:
  • Upfitter Provision Relay
  • Engine Compartment Diagram for 2006 GMC Savana 3500  6.6 V8 DIESELEngine Compartment Diagram for 2006 GMC Savana 3500 6.6 V8 DIESEL

    Components on diagram:
  • Starter Motor
  • Crankshaft Position Sensor Connector
  • A/C Compressor Clutch Connector
  • A/C High Pressure Switch Connector
  • Engine Oil Level Switch Connector
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR GMC Savana 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most GMC Savana 3500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2004 GMC Savana 3500  4.8 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2004 GMC Savana 3500 4.8 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Body Control Module
  • 2007 GMC Savana 3500  6.0 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2007 GMC Savana 3500 6.0 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Blower Motor Resistor Assembly Auxiliary
  • Blower Motor Switch Auxiliary
  • High Speed Blower Motor Relay Auxiliary
  • Low Speed Blower Motor Relay Auxiliary
  • Medium Speed Blower Motor Relay Auxiliary
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR GMC Savana 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most GMC Savana 3500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: TRAILER BRAKES APPLIED WHEN HEADLIGHTS/PARK LAMPS ARE ON, BRAKE CONTROLLER ILLUMINATION - REVISED
    Vehicle: 2001 GMC Savana 3500 8.1 V8 GAS

    Symptoms:
  • Erratic Operation
  • Auto Systems:
  • Brakes, Power Brakes, Traction Control
  • Document: REQUIRED RECONFIGURATION OF "ONSTAR" MODULES AFTER REPLACEMENT
    Vehicle: 2000 GMC Savana 3500 5.7 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Aux Equip, Phone, Jacks, Trailer Hitches, Towing
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR GMC Savana 3500 AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most GMC Savana 3500 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 3500 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 3500 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 3500 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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