2001 Buick Regal Power Steering Pump Replacement

Download 2001 Buick Regal V6-3.8L VIN K Vehicle Level Steering and Suspension Steering Power Steering Pump Service and Repair Power Steering Pump Replacement. Removal Procedure 1. Place a drain pan under the vehicle. 2. Remove the accessory drive belt. Refer to Drive Belt Replacement in Engine. 3. Raise and support the vehicle. Refer to Vehicle Lifting . 4. Remove the tire and wheel assembly. Refer to Tire and Wheel Removal and Installation. 5. Remove the power steering pressure hose from the power steering pump. Refer to Power Steering Pressure Hose Replacement. 6. Remove the power steering return hose from the power steering pump. Refer to Power Steering Return Hose Replacement. 7. Remove the power steering mounting bolts from the power steering pump. 8. Remove the power steering pump. 9. Remove the power steering pump reservoir from the power steering pump. 10. Transfer the power steering pump pulley. Refer to Power Steering Pulley Replacement Installation Procedure 1.… Read More

2004-2006 Chevrolet Malibu Loss of Power Steering Assist

Download Power Steering Warning Message Displayed in DIC, IPC/Radio Displays Erratic, DTC C0900, B1325 Set (Replace Ignition Coil/Module Assembly and Add Ground Strap) Models: 2004-2006 Chevrolet Malibu, Malibu Maxx with 3.5L Engine (VINs 8, N — RPOs LX9, LZ4) Condition Some customers may comment on a loss of power steering assist at high RPM (above 3500 RPM) and a power steering warning message displayed in the DIC. They may also comment some instrument/radio displays are erratic. Upon investigation, the technician may find DTC C0900 set. If the displays were erratic, then DTC B1325 will also be set. Cause This condition may occur when the system voltage exceeds 16 volts for one second for code C0900 and the system shuts down to protect it from over-voltage operation. If the voltage exceeds 18 volts for five seconds for code B1325, then other electronic systems protect themselves and shut down. It has been found that this voltage increase is caused by an interaction between the alternator and the ignition coil/module assembly.… Read More

TOYOTA RAV4 STEERING INTERMEDIATE SHAFT NOISE

Download 1. Install a steering wheel holder. NOTE: Ensure the wheels are straight and the steering wheel is centered before removing the steering intermediate shaft by installing a steering wheel holder. 2. Remove the column hole cover silencer sheet. Turn back the floor carpet, remove the 2 clips, and remove the column hole cover silencer sheet. A. Place matchmarks (“a”) on the No. 2 steering intermediate shaft and steering column. B. Remove bolt A and detach the No. 2 steering assembly from the steering gear. C. Remove bolt B and detach the No. 2 steering intermediate shaft from the steering column. 4. Remove the No. 1 steering column hole cover sub-assembly by removing the clamp and disconnecting the column hole cover from the steering gear. 5. Remove the intermediate shaft. Remove the bolt and disconnect the steering intermediate shaft from the steering gear. 6. Install the NEW intermediate shaft onto the steering gear.… Read More

2000 Volkswagen Cabrio Ignition Switch: Service and Repair

Download Steering column, assembly WARNING:Special safety precautions and some different procedures apply to vehicles equipped with airbags CAUTION:Before working on the electrical system: Obtain radio anti-theft code. Ignition OFF ! Disconnect battery Ground (GND) strap. Note: After reconnecting battery: Activate vehicle equipment such as radio, clock and power windows as per service procedures and/or Owner’s Manual. On vehicles equipped with OBD II, activate readiness code. Refer to Powertrain Management, Computers and Control Systems, Testing and Inspection, Procedures See: Powertrain Management/Computers and Control Systems/Testing and Inspection For further information on the steering column assembly, refer to Steering and Suspension, Steering, Steering Column, Service and Repair. 1.- Horn pad -Removing, Fig. 1 2.- Horn plate -Removing, Fig. 2 3.- 50 ±10 Nm (37 ±7 ft lb) 4.- Steering wheel -Horn contact ring, Fig. 3 -Lubricate horn ring with universal grease 5.- Steering column switch securing screws 6.- Combination switch -Turn signal switch. -E2- -Headlight dimmer/flasher switch -E4- -Emergency flasher switch -E3- -Removing, Fig.… Read More

2000 Chevy Truck S10/T10 Instrument Panel (I/P) – Carrier Replacement

Download 2000 Chevy Truck S10/T10 P/U 2WD V6-4.3L VIN W Vehicle Level Body and Frame Interior Moulding / Trim Dashboard / Instrument Panel Service and Repair Instrument Panel (I/P) – Carrier Replacement. REMOVAL PROCEDURE 1. On vehicles equipped with a manual transmission, remove the shift lever. 2. On vehicles equipped with an automatic transmission, perform the following steps: CAUTION: Refer to Battery Disconnect Caution in Service Precautions. 3. Disconnect the battery negative cable. CAUTION: Refer to SIR Handling Caution in Service Precautions. 4. Disable the passenger side SIR system. 5. Remove the left sound insulator. 6. Remove the right instrument panel sound insulator. 7. If the vehicle is equipped with a multiple CD changer located in the center console, remove the center console. 8. Remove the center sound insulator. 9. Remove the lower left instrument panel mounting bolt. 10. Remove and retain the instrument panel storage compartment. 11. Remove the lower right instrument panel mounting bolt.… Read More

2004 Buick LeSabre Shake/Vibration in Steering Wheel

Download 2004 Buick LeSabre | LeSabre (VIN H) Service Manual. Shake/Vibration in Steering Wheel, Floor, Seat at Highway Speeds on Smooth Roads (Diagnose/Balance Tires/Wheels) Models: 1998-2005 Buick Park Avenue, Park Avenue Ultra 2000-2005 Buick LeSabre 1998-2004 Cadillac Seville (SLS, STS) 2000-2005 Cadillac DeVille (DTS only) 2001-2003 Oldsmobile Aurora 2000-2005 Pontiac Bonneville (17″ Tires only) Condition Some customers may comment on shaking/vibration in the steering wheel, floor or seat while driving at highway speeds (typically between 60-72 mph (96-115 km/h)) on smooth roads. Cause These specific vehicles may be sensitive to various rotating mass assemblies, especially if they are considered to be out-of-balance. Correction 1. Visually inspect the tires and the wheels. Inspect for evidence of the following conditions and correct as necessary: 2. Set the tire pressure to 30 psi (205 kPa) COLD. Subject: Shake/Vibration in Steering Wheel, Floor, Seat at Highway Speeds on Smooth Roads (Diagnose/Balance Tires/Wheels) Models: 1998-2005 Buick Park Avenue, Park Avenue Ultra 2000-2005 Buick LeSabre 1998-2004 Cadillac Seville (SLS, STS) 2000-2005 Cadillac DeVille (DTS only) 2001-2003 Oldsmobile Aurora 2000-2005 Pontiac Bonneville (17″ Tires only) • Missing balance weights 3.… Read More

Diagnostic Information for Intermittent Vehicle No Crank/Dead Battery

Download Models: 2004 Buick Rainier 2000-2004 Cadillac Escalade 2002-2004 Cadillac Escalade EXT 2003-2004 Cadillac Escalade ESV 1998-2004 Chevrolet Blazer, S-10 Pickup 1999-2004 Chevrolet Silverado 2000-2004 Chevrolet Suburban, Tahoe 2002-2004 Chevrolet Avalanche, TrailBlazer, TrailBlazer EXT 2003-2004 Chevrolet Express 1998-2004 GMC Jimmy/Envoy, Sonoma 1999-2004 GMC Sierra 2000-2004 GMC Yukon, Yukon XL 2002-2004 GMC Envoy, Envoy XL 2003-2004 GMC Savana 2004 GMC Envoy XUV 1998-2004 Oldsmobile Bravada 2003-2004 HUMMER H2. #04-06-03-002: Diagnostic Information for Intermittent Vehicle No Crank/Dead Battery – (Feb 5, 2004) When diagnosing a concern regarding an intermittent vehicle no crank or dead battery, technicians should remove and reinstall the ignition switch using the Ignition Switch Replacement procedure in the Steering Wheel and Column section of SI. The ignition switch may have been misindexed in the steering column during a previous replacement . If the ignition switch is misindexed in one direction, the ignition switch circuits will not be completely open when the ignition switch is in the OFF position with the key removed.… Read More

Steering Vibration/Shudder During Parking Manuever

Download Steering Vibration/Shudder/Moan During Parking Maneuvers on Dry Pavement (Install Power Steering Pressure (Inlet) and/or Return (Outlet) Hose Assembly) Models: 1995-99 Buick Riviera 1997-2001 Buick Park Avenue, Ultra 2000-2001 Buick LeSabre 2000-2001 Pontiac Bonneville. Condition Some customers may comment on a steering vibration, shudder or moan noise when steering during parking maneuvers on dry pavement. Correction Install a new power steering pressure (inlet) hose assembly on the following vehicles: Install a new power steering pressure (inlet) and return (outlet) hose assembly on the following vehicles: Diagnosis Important: In diagnosing the above listed vehicles, do not overlook other obvious repairs prior to replacing the hose(s). 1. Verify that the power steering pump reservoir is full. 2. Verify that the accessory drive belt is in good condition and that the pulleys are not bent or damaged. 3. Verify proper belt tension and operation of the belt tensioner. 4. Check for power steering hose ground out conditions.… Read More

2004 Chevrolet Chevy Suburban Gradual Coolant Loss Over Time with No Evidence of Leak Found

Download 2004 Chevrolet Chevy Suburban – 4WD | Avalanche, Escalade, Suburban, Tahoe, Yukon (VIN C/K) Service Manual. Information on Gradual Coolant Loss Over Time with No Evidence of Leak Found. Models: 2004-2006 Buick Rainier 2001-2006 Cadillac Escalade Models 2001-2006 Chevrolet Avalanche, Blazer, Silverado, Suburban, Tahoe, TrailBlazer Models 2001-2006 GMC Envoy, Jimmy, Sierra, Yukon Models 2001-2004 Oldsmobile Bravada 2005-2006 Saab 9-7X with 4.8L or 5.3L VORTEC® GEN III, GEN IV V8 Engine (VINs V, T, M, B, Z – – RPOs LR4, LM7, LH6, L33, L59) Some vehicles may experience a gradual coolant loss over time. A very low percentage of cylinder head(s) manufactured with an embossed Castech logo may develop a porosity crack in a very specific area. Inspect the cylinder head assembly to determine if the casting was manufactured by Castech. This can be accomplished by inspecting for their casting logo located on top of the intake port, under the rocker arm support rail and in the spring deck cavity portion of the cylinder head.… Read More

Clunk, Bump or Squawk when Vehicle Comes to Complete Stop

Download 1999-2000 Cadillac Escalade (Old Style) 2002-2004 Cadillac Escalade, Escalade EXT 2003-2004 Cadillac Escalade ESV 1996-1999 Chevrolet 1500 Series Extended Cab Short Box Pickup (Old Style) 1996-1999 Chevrolet 1500 Series Regular Cab Pickup and Utility Models (Old Style) 1999-2002 Chevrolet Silverado Extended Cab Short Box (New Style) 1999-2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Series Regular Cab (New Style) 2000-2004 Chevrolet 1500 Series Avalanche, Suburban and Tahoe 2001-2004 Chevrolet Silverado 2500/3500 Series Regular Cab with Long Bed or Extended Cab (New Style) 2001-2004 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 Series Crew Cab, Short Box (New Style) 1996-1999 GMC 1500 Series Extended Cab Short Box Pickup (Old Style) 1996-1999 GMC 1500 Series Regular Cab Pickup and Utility Models (Old Style) 1999-2002 GMC Sierra Extended Cab Short Box (New Style) 1999-2004 GMC Sierra 1500 Series Regular Cab (New Style) 2000-2004 GMC 1500 Series Yukon, Yukon XL 2001-2004 GMC Sierra 2500/3500 Series Regular Cab with Long Bed or Extended Cab (New Style) 2001-2004 GMC Sierra 2500 Series Crew Cab, Short Box (New Style) 2003-2005 HUMMER H2 with Four Wheel Drive (4WD) or All Wheel Drive (AWD) and One-Piece Propeller Shaft ONLY.… Read More