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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 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 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 cars and light trucks from 1990+

Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Avalanche, Escalade, Suburban, Tahoe & Yukon -> Expansion Tube (Orifice), Replace
Vehicle: 2003 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 8.1 V8 GAS

  • Recover refrigerant as outlined in .
  • Loosen evaporator tube fitting nut.
  • Remove orifice tube using orifice ...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Disc Brakes -> Delco Dual Piston Sliding Caliper -> Caliper Service -> Assemble -> Disassemble -> Inspection -> Installation -> Removal
Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 LS 8.1 V8 GAS

Removal

  • Siphon 2/3 of the brake fluid from master cylinder.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove tire and wheel assembly.
  • Compress caliper pistons until they bottom in bores using suitable clamp, Fig. .
  • Disconnect brake hose at caliper by removing inlet fitting bolt.
  • Remove mounting bolts and caliper.

Inspection

Should it become required to remove the caliper for installation of new components, clean components in denatured alcohol, wipe dry using lint-free cloths. Blow out drilled passages and holes using compressed air. Inspect dust boots for punctures or tears. If punctures or tears are...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 AUTOMOBILES

Fuel filter replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. for 1980+.

General Motors Corp./Saturn Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Component Locations -> 1999-06 Escalade, Avalanche & Denali, 1988-03 & C/K Pickup (Except 1999-03 Sierra & Silverado), 1992-06 Blazer, Jimmy, Hummer H2, SSR, Suburban, Yukon XL, Tahoe, Yukon, Bravada Gasoline Engines & 2004-06 Rainier, TrailBlazer & Envoy
Vehicle: 2003 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 8.1 V8 GAS

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 AUTOMOBILES

Includes CV axle, universal joint, and driveline replacement, for domestic and imported Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 cars and light trucks from 1990+.

DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace -> Assemble -> Disassemble
Vehicle: 2003 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 8.1 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 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 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 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from mid 1990's+.

Description
Vehicle: 2005 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 LS 8.1 V8 GAS

The TPMS (Tire Pressure Monitor System) notifies the driver when a significant loss of tire pressure occurs in any of the 4 tires.

When the vehicle is stationary, the sensor is inactive. When the vehicle is operated and as the vehicle speed increases, centrifugal force activates the sensors internal accelerometer causing the sensors to go into rolling mode. In the rolling mode, the sensors read tire pressure once every 30 second and transmit the reading once every 60...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 AUTOMOBILES

Includes starter and alternator replacement procedures for domestic and imported Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 LS 8.1 V8 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove air inlet duct, if required.
  • Disconnect terminal plug and battery lead connections from back of alternator.
  • Remove upper fan shroud mounting bolts and fan shroud.
  • Remove accessory drive belt using suitable 3/8 i...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 AUTOMOBILES

Cabin air filter locations and replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. as equipped to the current model year.

Cabin Air Filter Service -> General Motors Corp./Saturn -> 1999-2007 Silverado, Sierra, 2000-07 Denali, Suburban, Tahoe, Yukon, Yukon XL, 2001-07 Escalade & 2002-07 Avalanche
Vehicle: 2004 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 8.1 V8 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.

  • Remove the righthand instrument panel hush panel.
  • Remove the A/C and heater modul...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 AUTOMOBILES

Maintenance lamp reset procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

General Motors Corp./Saturn Trucks -> Check Fuel Cap Lamp ->
Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 LT 8.1 V8 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 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 AUTOMOBILES

Includes radiator, cooling and heater hose replacement procedures for domestic and imported Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 cars and light trucks from 1990+

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 2005 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 LT 8.1 V8 GAS

  • Drain radiator coolant into suitable container.
  • Remove upper and lower radiator hoses.
  • Remove mounting bolts and lower fan shroud.
  • Remove engine vent hose and surge take hose.
  • Disconnect eng...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine belt replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 LT 8.1 V8 GAS

  • Rotate tensioner counterclockwise, using suitab...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Rear Parking Assist Subsystem Diagram for 2005 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 LS 8.1 V8 GASRear Parking Assist Subsystem Diagram for 2005 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 LS 8.1 V8 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Rear Object Sensor Control Module
  • Grommet P-301
  • Rear Parking Assist (RPA) Display
  • Rear Object Sensor Control Module Connector
  • RPA Diagnostic Connector
  • Driver Seat Belt Diagram for 2006 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 LS 8.1 V8 GASDriver Seat Belt Diagram for 2006 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 LS 8.1 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Seat Belt Buckle
  • Seat Belt Switch Connector
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2005 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 LS 8.1 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2005 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 LS 8.1 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • Inflatable Restraint Sensing And Diagnostic Module
  • Inflatable Restraint Front Sensor - Left
  • Inflatable Restraint Front Sensor - Right
  • 2006 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 LS 8.1 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2006 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 LS 8.1 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Left Rear Climate Control Seat Module
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: FUEL AND OIL ADDITIVES - FACTS AND MYTHS / MAXIMIZING FUEL ECONOMY - REVISED
    Vehicle: 2006 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 LS 8.1 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Chemicals, Antifreeze, Additives
  • Fuel Sys, Driveability, Filters (Air & Fuel)
  • Document: GM DEALER VISITS: PROPER MANAGEMENT OF BATTERIES IN DEALER PARTS STOCK/VEHICLE INVENTORY
    Vehicle: 2005 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 LS 8.1 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Starting, Charging, Battery
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 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 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 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 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 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 Chevrolet Avalanche 2500 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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