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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 1500 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 1500 cars and light trucks from 1990+

Component Replacement & Adjustment -> Express & Savana -> Thermostat, Replace -> 4.3L Engine -> 4.8L, 5.3L & 6.0L Engines
Vehicle: 2003 GMC Savana 1500 4.3 V6 GAS

4.3L Engine

  • Disconnect electrical connector, then remove mounting nuts and front passenger seat.
  • Remove mounting bolts and instrument panel lower extension.
  • Remove mounting bolts and knee bolsters.
  • Disconnect retainers and remove engine cover.
  • Remove mounting nut and air cleaner outlet duct from throttle body.
  • Disconnect Intake Air Temperature (IAT) sensor harness connector.
  • Loosen air cleaner outlet duct from Mass Air Flow (MAF) sensor.
  • Remove air cleaner outlet duct.
  • Partially drain coolant into suitable container until...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Disc Brakes -> Delco Single Piston Sliding Caliper -> Brake System Bleed -> Manual Bleed -> Pressure Bleed
Vehicle: 2008 GMC Savana 1500 5.3 V8 FLEX

Manual Bleed

  • If vehicle is equipped with power brakes, remove vacuum reserve by applying brakes several times with engine off.
  • Fill master cylinder reservoirs with suitable brake fluid. Ensure to always keep master cylinder reservoirs at least half full during entire bleeding procedure.
  • If master cylinder is suspected to have air in bore, it must be bled first. To bleed master cylinder, proceed as follows:
    • Disconnect forward brake pipe connection at master cylinder.
    • Allow brake fluid to fill master cylinder bore until it begins to flow from forward pipe connector port.
    • Connect and ...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Fuel filter replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported GMC Savana 1500 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: 2005 GMC Savana 1500 5.3 V8 GAS

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Includes CV axle, universal joint, and driveline replacement, for domestic and imported GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks from 1990+.

DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> One Piece Driveshaft -> Two Piece Driveshaft
Vehicle: 2000 GMC Savana 1500 5.0 V8 GAS

One Piece Driveshaft
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Mark rear universal joint to drive shaft flange.
  • Remove retaining bolts and clamps.
  • Remove propeller shaft from pinion drive flange.
  • Remove propeller shaft from transmission/transfer case.
  • Using tape or a rubber band, wrap the U-Joint bearing caps to ensure bearing caps do not separate from U-Joint.
  • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
    • Align reference marks made during removal.
    • Torque yoke retainer bolts to 18 ft. lbs.
Two Piece Driveshaft
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Suppor...

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TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 1500 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 1500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from mid 1990's+.

Diagnosis & Testing -> Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Diagnostic System Check -> Diagnostic Tests -> DTC C0569 System Configuration Error -> DTC C0750 Left Front Low Tire Pressure Sensor, C0755 Right Front Low Tire Pressure Sensor, C0760 Left Rear Low Tire Pressure Sensor Or C0765 Right Rear Low Tire Pressure Sensor -> DTC C0775 Low Tire Pressure System Sensors Not Learned -> Intermittent & Poor Connections -> Intermittents -> Low Tire Pressure Indicator Fault -> Poor Connections
Vehicle: 2008 GMC Savana 1500 4.3 V6 GAS

Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

Connect a suitably programmed scan tool to DLC (Data Link Connector) and follow manufacturer's instructions.

Diagnostic Tests

Low tire pressure in one or more tires is indicated by a continuously illuminated TPMS indicator after the bulb check is completed. The DIC will display a check tire pressure type message, if equipped. It is not necessary to perform the Relearn procedure for a low tire condition.

When a TPMS DTC is set, the TPMS indicator will flash for one minute after the bulb check is completed and then will remain illuminated. The DI...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Includes starter and alternator replacement procedures for domestic and imported GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 2006 GMC Savana 1500 LT 4.3 V6 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove starter to engine brace and heat shields.
  • Disconnect wires from solenoids.
  • Remove starter motor mounting bolts, washers and lower starter. Record position of shims, if required.
  • Remove starter motor from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure to install, noting the fol...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Maintenance lamp reset procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

General Motors Corp./Saturn Trucks -> Check Engine/Service Engine Soon Indicator Lamp -> Electronic Engine Controls Or Electronic Fuel Injection Except Tracker
Vehicle: 2009 GMC Savana 1500 5.3 V8 FLEX

The Check Engine/Service Engine Soon Lamp should light when the ignition is turned On. When the engine is started, the lamp should go off. If the lamp remains on for 10 seconds or constantly after the engine is started, the self diagnosis system has detected a problem and has stored a code in the system Electronic Control Module (ECM) or Powertrain Control Module (PCM). After diagnosis and repair, the ECM/PCM memory can be cleared of codes either by using a scan tool (OBD II systems) or by disconnecting the battery ground ca...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Includes radiator, cooling and heater hose replacement procedures for domestic and imported GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks from 1990+

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 2006 GMC Savana 1500 LS 5.3 V8 GAS

Lower

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition hose clamp from surge tank.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from surge tank.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove push pin from small inner wheel panel and position aside.
  • Reposition heater hose to radiator outlet hose clamp using hose clamp pliers J 38185.
  • Remove heater hose from radiator outlet hose.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose to radiator re...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine belt replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2004 GMC Savana 1500 5.3 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 1500 AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Steering Column View Diagram for 2002 GMC Savana 1500  4.3 V6 GASSteering Column View Diagram for 2002 GMC Savana 1500 4.3 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Steering Wheel Mounting Shaft
  • AT Shift Lock Solenoid
  • Passlock Sensor
  • Windshield Washer/Wiper Switch
  • Ignition Switch
  • Engine Diagram for 2008 GMC Savana 1500  5.3 V8 FLEXEngine Diagram for 2008 GMC Savana 1500 5.3 V8 FLEX

    Components on diagram:
  • Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor
  • Starter
  • Crankshaft Position Sensor
  • Throttle Body
  • Engine Oil Pressure Sensor
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2002 GMC Savana 1500  5.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram2002 GMC Savana 1500 5.7 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • Heated Oxygen Sensor
  • 2007 GMC Savana 1500 LT 5.3 V8 FLEX Wiring Diagram2007 GMC Savana 1500 LT 5.3 V8 FLEX Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Instrument Panel Cluster
  • Stop Lamp Switch
  • Electronic Brake Control Module
  • Anti-Lock Brake System Indicator
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most GMC Savana 1500 cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: EXTERIOR LAMP CONDENSATION AND REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES - REVISED
    Vehicle: 2007 GMC Savana 1500 LS 5.3 V8 FLEX

    Auto Systems:
  • Lighting, Horns, Turn Signals, Steering Column
  • Document: INFORMATION ON AFTERMARKET DEVICE INTERFERENCE WITH ONSTAR DIAGNOSTIC SERVICES
    Vehicle: 2008 GMC Savana 1500 LS 5.3 V8 FLEX

    Auto Systems:
  • Aux Equip, Phone, Jacks, Trailer Hitches, Towing
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR GMC Savana 1500 AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most GMC Savana 1500 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 1500 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 1500 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 1500 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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