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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Oldsmobile LSS 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 Oldsmobile LSS cars and light trucks from 1990+

General Service Domestic Vehicles -> 1996-97 -> Refrigerant Recovery
Vehicle: 1997 Oldsmobile LSS 3.8 V6 GAS

R-134a systems require the use of special service equipment designed specifically for R-134a systems. R-12 servicing equipment cannot be used on R-134a systems.

Refrigerant-12 recovery stations cannot be used on Refrigerant-134a systems. A separate recovery station must be used on R-134a systems. The refrigerants are not compatible and will contaminate the R-12 recovery station.

The use of refrigerant recovery and recycling stations allows the recovery and reuse of refrigerant after contaminants and moisture have been removed.

When using a recovery ...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Oldsmobile LSS AUTOMOBILES

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

Anti-Lock Brakes -> Bosch Type 5 -> SYSTEM SERVICE -> 1997-98 Corvette -> 1997-98 DeVille, Eldorado, 1997 Seville, 1997-98 Bonneville, Eighty Eight, LeSabre, LSS, Park Avenue & 1997-98 Regency -> Auto Bleed -> Brake Pressure Modulator Valve -> Brake System Bleed -> Component Replacement -> Electronic Brake Traction Control Module -> Front -> Hydraulic System Flush -> Manual Bleed -> Pressure Bleed -> Rear -> Wheel Speed Sensor
Vehicle: 1997 Oldsmobile LSS 3.8 V6 GAS

Brake System Bleed

Auto Bleed

Perform manual or pressure bleeding as outlined under " Manual Bleed" or "Pressure Bleed" before auto bleeding system

  • Turn ignition switch to Off position.
  • Raise and support vehicle. remove all tire and wheel assemblies.
  • Inspect brake system for leaks and damage. Repair as necessary.
  • Connect suitable programmed scan tool to Data Link Connector (DLC) located on lefthand side of instrument panel below steering column.
  • Turn ignition switch to On position. Do not start engine.
  • Establish scan tool communications by selecting ABS/TCS, Special Functions and Automate Bl...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Oldsmobile LSS AUTOMOBILES

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

General Motors Corp./Saturn Passenger Cars -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> 1980-06 Gasoline Engine Models Except Catera, LeMans (1988-93) Metro, Nova (1985-88), Saturn & Sprint -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
Vehicle: 1999 Oldsmobile LSS 3.8 V6 GAS

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Oldsmobile LSS AUTOMOBILES

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

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1999 Oldsmobile LSS 3.8 V6 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove tire and wheel assembly.
  • Disconnect outer tie rod end from steering knuckle. Do NOT loosen tie rod end jam nut.
  • Insert a drift or punch into brake rotor and against brake caliper in order to prevent wheel hub and bearing from turning.
  • Remove and discard wheel drive shaft spindle nut retaining wheel drive shaft to hub.
  • Remove stabilizer shaft link.
  • Disconnect electrical connector from wheel speed sensor and reposition wiring harness away from ball joint.Be sure that wheel speed sensor wiring harness is repositioned away from ball joint after dis...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Oldsmobile LSS AUTOMOBILES

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

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 Oldsmobile LSS 3.8 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove drive belt.
  • Remove engine cover.
  • Remove rear pencil brace bolts.
  • Remove brace.
  • Remove alternator mounting bolts.
  • Remove output terminal nut.
  • Disconnect electrical connector.
  • Remove alternat...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR Oldsmobile LSS AUTOMOBILES

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

General Motors Corp./Saturn Cars -> Check Fuel Cap Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1997 Oldsmobile LSS 3.8 V6 GAS

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

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Oldsmobile LSS AUTOMOBILES

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

Heater Hose, Replace -> Inlet -> Outlet
Vehicle: 1996 Oldsmobile LSS 3.8 V6 GAS

Inlet

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition heater hose inlet clamp at water inlet pipe using hose clamp pliers.
  • Remove heater inlet hose from water inlet pipe.
  • Reposition heater core inlet hose clamp at heater core using hose clamp pliers.
  • Remove hose from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure to ins...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Oldsmobile LSS AUTOMOBILES

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

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1999 Oldsmobile LSS 3.8 V6 GAS

  • Remove the battery.
  • Rotate the tensioner counterclockwise to remove the drive belt.
  • Remove the supercharger belt from...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR Oldsmobile LSS AUTOMOBILES

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

Behind LH Knee Bolster Diagram for 1996 Oldsmobile LSS  3.8 V6 GASBehind LH Knee Bolster Diagram for 1996 Oldsmobile LSS 3.8 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Traction Control Switch
  • Interior Lamp Control Module
  • Inside Air Temperature Sensor
  • Trunk Lid/Fuel Door Release Switch
  • LH Knee Bolster
  • Rear Of Engine Diagram for 1998 Oldsmobile LSS  3.8 V6 GASRear Of Engine Diagram for 1998 Oldsmobile LSS 3.8 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Heated Oxygen Sensor 1
  • Splice S-122
  • Splice S-123
  • Splice S-130
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR Oldsmobile LSS AUTOMOBILES

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

    1997 Oldsmobile LSS  3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Oldsmobile LSS 3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Ignition Key Lock Cylinder
  • Ignition Key
  • 1997 Oldsmobile LSS  3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Oldsmobile LSS 3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • LH Front Park/Turn Lamp
  • RH Front Park/Turn Lamp
  • LH Front Side marker Lamp
  • RH Front Side Marker Lamp
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR Oldsmobile LSS AUTOMOBILES

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

    Document: ENGINEERING INFORMATION (EI) PROCESS - REVISED
    Vehicle: 1997 Oldsmobile LSS 3.8 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Document: ENHANCED EVAPORATIVE EMISSION TESTING ON VEHICLES
    Vehicle: 1998 Oldsmobile LSS 3.8 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Emission Controls, Vacuum Hoses
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR Oldsmobile LSS AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most Oldsmobile LSS 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 Oldsmobile LSS 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 Oldsmobile LSS 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 Oldsmobile LSS 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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