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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Buick Park Avenue 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 Buick Park Avenue cars and light trucks from 1990+

Cooling Fans -> Passenger Cars Except Saturn -> SYSTEM DIAGNOSIS & TESTING -> 2.2L/4-134, 2.3L/4-138 & 3.1L/V6-192 ENGINE -> 4.6L/V8-279 Engine -> 4.9L/V8-300 Engine -> A/C Condenser Fan -> ACHIEVA, GRAND AM & SKYLARK -> AURORA -> BERETTA & CORSICA -> BONNEVILLE -> Both Coolant Fans Do Not Run -> CAMARO & FIREBIRD -> CAPRICE, IMPALA SS & ROADMASTER -> CAVALIER & SUNFIRE -> CENTURY, CUTLASS CIERA & CUTLASS CRUISER -> Coolant Fan Does Not Run At All -> Coolant Fan Does Not Turn Off w/Engine Coolant Cool, A/C Mode Selector Off & Ignition Switch In Run -> Coolant Fan Does Not Turn Off With Engine Cool, A/C Mode Selector Off & Ignition Switch In RUN -> Coolant Fan Does Not Turn Off With Engine Coolant Cool & A/C Mode Selector Off & Ignition switch in RUN -> Coolant Fan Does Not Turn Off With Ignition Switch In Run -> Coolant Fan Does Not Turn On -> Coolant Fan Input Test -> Coolant Fans Do Not Operate In High Speed With A/C Head Pressure Above 210 psi -> CORVETTE -> CUTLASS SUPREME, GRAND PRIX & REGAL -> DEVILLE, ELDORADO & SEVILLE -> EIGHTY EIGHT & NINETY EIGHT -> Engine Cooling Fan -> FLEETWOOD (RWD) -> HIGH SPEED CONDITIONS -> High Speed Coolant Fan Input Test -> HIGH SPEED OPERATION -> Lefthand Coolant Fan Does Not Operate In High Speed -> Lefthand Coolant Fan Does Not Operate In High Speed w/A/C Head Pressure Above 210 psi -> Lefthand Coolant Fan Does Not Operate In Low Speed -> Lefthand Coolant Fan Runs Continuously In High Speed w/Ignition Switch At Run, Engine Coolant Cool & A/C Off -> Lefthand Coolant fan Runs Continuously In High Speed With Ignition Switch At RUN, Engine Coolant Cool & A/C Off -> Lefthand Coolant Fan Runs Continuously In Low Speed w/Ignition Switch At Run, Engine Coolant Cool & A/C Off -> Lefthand Coolant Fan Runs Continuously In Low Speed With Ignition Switch At RUN, Engine Coolant Cool & A/C Off -> LOW SPEED CONDITIONS -> Low Speed Coolant Fan Input Test -> LOW SPEED OPERATION -> LUMINA & MONTE CARLO -> METRO -> PARK AVENUE & LESABRE -> Primary Cooling Fan Does Not Run -> Primary Cooling Fan Runs Continuously w/Engine Coolant Cool & A/C Mode Selector Off -> PRIZM -> RIVIERA -> Secondary Cooling Fan Does Not Run -> Secondary Cooling Or Generator Fan Runs Continuously w/Engine Coolant Cool & A/C Mode Selector Off -> SUNBIRD -> System Check -> System Diagnosis
Vehicle: 1993 Buick Park Avenue Ultra 3.8 V6 GAS

AURORA

System Diagnosis

Refer to Fig. , for system diagnosis.

ACHIEVA, GRAND AM & SKYLARK

System Check
  • With ambient air temperature above 70°F, open all doors, start car and set A/C mode selector on MAX. Coolant fan should turn on.
  • With engine coolant below operating temperature, move A/C mode selector to OFF. Coolant fan should turn off in a short period of time.
  • Run engine at fast idle for several minutes. Coolant fan should come on before the coolant temperature indicator comes on or the coolant temperature d...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Buick Park Avenue AUTOMOBILES

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

Disc Brakes -> AC-Delco Single Piston Front Disc Brake (Type 2) -> Precautions
Vehicle: 1993 Buick Park Avenue 3.8 V6 GAS

  • Grease or any other foreign material must be kept off the brake linings, caliper, surfaces of the disc and external surfaces of the hub, during service procedures. Handling the brake disc and caliper should be done in a way to avoid deformation of the disc and nicking or scratching brake linings.
  • If inspection reveals rubber piston seals are worn or damaged, they should be replaced immediately.
  • During removal and installation of a wheel assembly, exercise care so as not to interfere wi...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Buick Park Avenue AUTOMOBILES

Fuel filter replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Buick Park Avenue 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: 1993 Buick Park Avenue Ultra 3.8 V6 GAS

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Buick Park Avenue AUTOMOBILES

Includes CV axle, universal joint, and driveline replacement, for domestic and imported Buick Park Avenue cars and light trucks from 1990+.

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1999 Buick Park Avenue 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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TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR Buick Park Avenue 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 Buick Park Avenue cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from mid 1990's+.

Component Locations
Vehicle: 2000 Buick Park Avenue 3.8 V6 GAS

Refer to F...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Buick Park Avenue AUTOMOBILES

Includes starter and alternator replacement procedures for domestic and imported Buick Park Avenue cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2001 Buick Park Avenue Ultra 3.8 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove drive belt.
  • Remove fuel injector sight shield.
  • Remove fasteners securing alternator brace.
  • Remove alternator brace.
  • Disconnect wiring harness connector from alternator.
  • Reposition protective boot from alternator output BAT terminal for access.
  • Remove alternator output BAT terminal nut and disconnect battery positive...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Buick Park Avenue AUTOMOBILES

Cabin air filter locations and replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Buick Park Avenue 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 Park Avenue
Vehicle: 2001 Buick Park Avenue 3.8 V6 GAS

Under normal operating conditions the cabin air filter should be replaced every 15,000 miles. In dusty areas change the cabin air filter more often.

  • Place the ignition switch in the Off position, then remove the SIR (Supplemental Inflatable Restraint) fuse from the underhood fuse panel.
  • Remove the lefthand sound insulator fasteners, Fig. . Note the location of the lefthand sound insulator fasteners so they can be installed at the same positions. Improper installation of the fasteners may result in brake or accelerator pedal binding. SIR system wiring and components are l...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR Buick Park Avenue AUTOMOBILES

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

General Motors Corp./Saturn Cars -> Anti-Lock Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 2005 Buick Park Avenue 3.8 V6 GAS

This lamp should light when the ignition is turned On. The lamp may light for as long as 30 seconds as a bulb and system inspection. If lamp remains lit or lights while operating the vehicle, a fault condition in the anti-lock brake system is indicated. When lamp is lit, turn ignition Off, then restart engine. If l...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Buick Park Avenue AUTOMOBILES

Includes radiator, cooling and heater hose replacement procedures for domestic and imported Buick Park Avenue cars and light trucks from 1990+

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 2004 Buick Park Avenue Ultra 3.8 V6 GAS

  • Drain engine coolant into suitable container.
  • Remove upper radiator seal.
  • Remove upper two bolts from hood latch support.
  • Remove upper radiator support bar.
  • Disconnect and plug coolant overflow hose from radiator.
  • Disconnect upper and lower radiator hoses from radiator and position out of way.
  • Remove bolt from transmission oil cooler pipe clip at lower radiator tie bar.
  • Remove cooling fans.
  • Disconnect transmission fluid cooler lines from radiator using coupling tool No. J41623-B, or equivalent. Position ...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Buick Park Avenue AUTOMOBILES

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

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1991 Buick Park Avenue Ultra 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 Buick Park Avenue AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most Buick Park Avenue cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Top Of I/P Diagram for 1998 Buick Park Avenue  3.8 V6 GASTop Of I/P Diagram for 1998 Buick Park Avenue 3.8 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • RH Sun Load Temperature Sensor
  • Connector C-207
  • LH Sun Load Temperature Sensor
  • Power Roof Systems Component Views Diagram for 2003 Buick Park Avenue  3.8 V6 GASPower Roof Systems Component Views Diagram for 2003 Buick Park Avenue 3.8 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Vanity Mirror
  • Power Sunroof Motor
  • Overhead Console Assembly
  • Power Sunroof Switch
  • Power Sunroof Express Module
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR Buick Park Avenue AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most Buick Park Avenue cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1998 Buick Park Avenue  3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 Buick Park Avenue 3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Remote Function Actuator Module
  • 2005 Buick Park Avenue  3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2005 Buick Park Avenue 3.8 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • Body Control Module
  • Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • Air Conditioning Clutch Relay
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR Buick Park Avenue AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most Buick Park Avenue cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: OWNER MANUAL AND WARRANTY INFORMATION IN SERVICE INFORMATION (SI) WEBSITE / DISTRIBUTED ON CD
    Vehicle: 1997 Buick Park Avenue 3.8 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Document: ON-CAR BRAKE LATHE SPECIFICATIONS AND MAINTENANCE REQUIREMENTS
    Vehicle: 1991 Buick Park Avenue 3.8 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Tools, Equipment
  • Brakes, Power Brakes, Traction Control
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR Buick Park Avenue AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most Buick Park Avenue 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 Buick Park Avenue 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 Buick Park Avenue 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 Buick Park Avenue 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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