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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Saturn LW Series 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 Saturn LW Series cars and light trucks from 1990+

Automatic Temperature Control Systems Diagnosis & Testing -> Saturn L-Series -> Precautions -> Air Bag System Disarming & Arming -> Battery Ground Cable
Vehicle: 2002 Saturn LW Series 2.2 L4 GAS

Air Bag System Disarming & Arming

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Saturn LW Series AUTOMOBILES

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

Disc Brakes -> Saturn -> Brake System Bleed
Vehicle: 2002 Saturn LW Series 3.0 V6 GAS

Refer to "Hydraulic Brake Syst... "

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Saturn LW Series AUTOMOBILES

Fuel filter replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Saturn LW Series 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: 2001 Saturn LW Series 2.2 L4 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 Saturn LW Series AUTOMOBILES

Includes CV axle, universal joint, and driveline replacement, for domestic and imported Saturn LW Series cars and light trucks from 1990+.

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 2003 Saturn LW Series 2.2 L4 GAS

  • With vehicle on ground, depress brake pedal and remove cotter and drive axle nut. Discard nut and cotter.
  • Raise vehicle and support vehicle.
  • Remove wheel and tire assembly corresponding to drive axle being removed.
  • Remove tie rod end torque prevailing nut, discard nut. Do not attempt to separate joint using a wedge-type tool because seal may be damaged.
  • Using a suitable puller, separate tie rod end from steering knuckle.
  • Remove lower control arm to steering knuckle nut and bolt. Be careful not to allow steering knuckle to contact ball stud seal. Contact may cause seal to rip, ...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Saturn LW Series AUTOMOBILES

Includes starter and alternator replacement procedures for domestic and imported Saturn LW Series cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 2001 Saturn LW Series 3.0 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove righthand front wheel and disconnect starter electrical connectors.
  • Loosen electrical harness bracket to engine block fastener.
  • Remove lower s...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Saturn LW Series AUTOMOBILES

Cabin air filter locations and replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Saturn LW Series cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. as equipped to the current model year.

Cabin Air Filter Service -> General Motors Corp./Saturn -> 2000-05 Saturn L, LS & LW Series
Vehicle: 2001 Saturn LW Series 2.2 L4 GAS

Under normal operating conditions the cabin air filter should be replaced every 12 months or 12,000 miles. In dusty areas change the cabin air filter more often.

  • Open the hood.
  • Carefully open the cowl cabin air filter access door using a flat blade screwdriver, Fig. .
  • Remove any leaves and debris form the filter housing area.
  • Rotate the locking tabs outward to rel...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR Saturn LW Series AUTOMOBILES

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

General Motors Corp./Saturn Cars -> Change Oil, Change Oil Now Or Change Oil Soon Lamp & Messages -> L Series
Vehicle: 2003 Saturn LW Series 3.0 V6 GAS

  • Remove cover from underhood fuse panel.
  • Turn ignition on, but do not start engine.
  • Press and hold red OIL RESET button on underhood fuse panel for five seconds.
  • If Change Oil Soon lamp is flashing, sys...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Saturn LW Series AUTOMOBILES

Includes radiator, cooling and heater hose replacement procedures for domestic and imported Saturn LW Series cars and light trucks from 1990+

Heater Hose, Replace -> Inlet -> Outlet
Vehicle: 2002 Saturn LW Series 3.0 V6 GAS

Inlet

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition inlet heater hose clamp from heater core pipe.
  • Remove hose from heater core.
  • Reposition heater hose clamp from engine.
  • Remove inlet heater hose from engine.
  • Remove hose from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure to...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Saturn LW Series AUTOMOBILES

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

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace -> Installation -> Removal
Vehicle: 2003 Saturn LW Series 2.2 L4 GAS

Removal

  • Depress tensioner arm using suitable 3/8 inch drive breaker bar.
  • Remove belt from idler or air conditioning compressor pulley and accessory pulleys.

Inst...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR Saturn LW Series AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most Saturn LW Series cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Engine Controls Component Views Diagram for 2003 Saturn LW Series  3.0 V6 GASEngine Controls Component Views Diagram for 2003 Saturn LW Series 3.0 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Fuel Injector Connector
  • Fuel Tank Connector
  • Horn Connector
  • Cruise Control Connector
  • Luggage Compartment Ground
  • LS Ground Placement Diagram for 2003 Saturn LW Series  3.0 V6 GASLS Ground Placement Diagram for 2003 Saturn LW Series 3.0 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • I/P Fuse Block
  • Underhood Fuse Block
  • Body Harness
  • I/P Splice Pack
  • Body Splice Pack
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR Saturn LW Series AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most Saturn LW Series cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2001 Saturn LW Series  2.2 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2001 Saturn LW Series 2.2 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Body Control Module
  • Auxiliary Power Outlet
  • 2001 Saturn LW Series  3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2001 Saturn LW Series 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Body Control Module
  • Hazard Switch
  • HVAC Control Head
  • Headlamp/Turn Signal Switch
  • LH Heated Seat/Fog Lamp Switch
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR Saturn LW Series AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most Saturn LW Series cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: CHEMICAL DAMAGE TO EXTERIOR POLYCARBONATE HEADLAMP LENSES - REVISED
    Vehicle: 2003 Saturn LW Series 3.0 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Lighting, Horns, Turn Signals, Steering Column
  • Document: RADIO KNOBS AVAILABLE FOR SERVICE - REVISED
    Vehicle: 2002 Saturn LW Series 2.2 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Entertainment: Stereo, Radio, Cassettes
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR Saturn LW Series AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most Saturn LW Series 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 Saturn LW Series 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 Saturn LW Series 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 Saturn LW Series 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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