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2003 Buick Century
3.1L 6-cyl Engine Code [J] Engine Code [J]
175 bhp. @ 5200 rpm / Torque: 195 ft. lbs. @ 4000 rpm
12 Valves Overhead Valve
3.1L - V 6-cyl (3136 cc) Code: LG8 (Gasoline)
Compression Ratio: 9.6:1

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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  API*
    Above -18C  »  10W-30
    All TEMPS  »  5W-30 [1]
  2. Automatic Transmission

  3. Power Steering Fluid

    Power Steering Fluid  »  PS003

    Power Steering Fluid (PSFCN)
  4. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [3]
  5. Clutch Fluid

    Clutch Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [4]
  6. Lubricants & Fluids Comments  »  [*]

    [1] SAE 5W-30 is preferred.
    [2] This specification has been updated from Dexron II or III to
    Dexron VI per a Technical Service Bulletin from the
    manufacturer
    [3] Hydraulic Brake Fluid, DOT 3. Original recommendation
    P/N 12377967 has been replaced by P/N 19353126.
    [4] Hydraulic Brake Fluid, DOT 3 P/N 12345347, spec. 9985642

  7. Capacities (Drive Train Fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  4.3 liters [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  11 liters
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, 4T65-E Initial Fill  »  7 liters
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    4 speed 4T65-E  »  12.7 liters
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
  8. Chassis Lubrication

    0 Fittings, 0 Plugs
  9. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  22 ft/lbs

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  1. Filters: Oil, Air, Cabin, Fuel, Transmission, Hydraulic & Crankcase

    Oil Filter Ea® Oil Filter (EA15K29)  
    Oil Filter WIX 51040 Oil Filter [1]
    Air Filter WIX 46153 Air Filter  
    Cabin Air Filter WIX 24780 Cabin Air Filter  
    Fuel Filter WIX 33311 Fuel Filter  
    Transmission Filter WIX 58837 Auto Tran Filter  

    Filter Comments
    [1] Manufacturer OE Recommended Oil Change Intervals
  2. Gasoline Engine Fuel Additives

    Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)
    AOB Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)

    Maximizes power and improves performance in all two-cycle and four-cycle gasoline engines. Reduces engine knock, improves ignition and engine response, helps fuel burn cleaner and inhibits corrosion. Recommended for off-road and racing use. Packag...

    Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)
    AST Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)

    AMSOIL Gasoline Stabilizer (AST) reduces the oxidation process that occurs when fuel is stored for extended periods, improving performance, extending equipment life and decreasing maintenance expenses. Package sizes include: 16-oz. Bottle ...

    P.I Performance Improver (API)
    API P.I Performance Improver (API)

    P.i. improves fuel mileage an average of 2.3% and up to 5.7%. Reduces emissions such as hydrocarbons (HC) up to 15%, carbon monoxide (CO) up to 26% and nitrous oxides (NOx) up to 17%. Restores power and performance. Reduces the need for costly higher...

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ASL 5W-30 Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil (ASL)

The Top Tier of AMSOIL Synthetic Motor Oil. AMSOIL Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil delivers extraordinary lubrication in all types of automotive gasoline engines. Engineered for enthusiasts seeking maximum protection and performance. Precision-f...
XLF 5W-30 Extended Life Synthetic Motor Oil (XLF)

AMSOIL XL Synthetic Motor Oil is the choice for those who want to do something extra for their vehicle. Its boosted formulation delivers extra cleaning power, outstanding wear control, excellent high and low temperature protection and exceptional fue...
OEF 5W-30 OE Series Synthetic Motor Oil (OEF)

OE Synthetic Motor Oil is for mechanics and drivers seeking peace of mind protection and exceptional value in synthetic motor oil. It delivers 100 percent synthetic engine protection for advanced automotive technology, including turbochargers and dir...
ATL Signature Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic ATF

A fuel efficient automatic transmission fluid recommended for GM, Ford and Toyota transmissions where lighter viscosity oil is required. Provides the same excellent protection and performance as AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle ATF. Recommended ...
OTL OE Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid provides passenger-car/light-truck transmissions excellent wear protection, sludge resistance and extreme-temperature performance throughout original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-recommended drain inte...
PSF Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Power Steering Fluid (PSF)

AMSOIL Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Power Steering Fluid provides excellent wear protection. Its synthetic formulation delivers better lubricity and reduced friction, resulting in cooler operating temperatures, longer component life and quieter operation....
BFLV DOT 3 and 4 Synthetic Brake Fluid (BFLV)

*** This item is available for US customers only *** Brake fluid acts as a hydraulic fluid, transferring power and lubricating brake system components while also preventing corrosion. It must contend with extreme heat and the inevitable moi...
ANTPC Passenger Vehicle Antifreeze (ANTPC)

Ethylene Glycol 50/50 Pre-Mix Formulation AMSOIL Passenger Car/Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant provides superior heat transfer and excellent protection against corrosion, freezing and boilover. It provides maximum protection in extreme temper...
ANT Antifreeze and Engine Coolant (ANT)

AMSOIL Antifreeze & Coolant (ANT) is a low-toxicity propylene glycol antifreeze formulated to provide benefits far beyond those found in today's conventional antifreeze and coolant products. This revolutionary formulation provides maximum antifre...
wix oil filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Oil Filters

WIX Oil filters are made with full metal base plate for superior strength at the double seal & also feature a silicone anti-drainback valve. Glass enhanced media in WIX oil filters offers greater efficiency, capturing more 10 to 12 micron sized particles than other cellulose or synthetic blend medias.
wix air filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Air Filters

WIX panel element air filters have a linear path through the filter for low airflow restriction & an exclusive pocket pleat for the filter media. Radial air filters are constructed of mesh screen on the inside wall diameter for element strength and media protection from backfire.
wix cabin filter WIX Cabin Air Filters

WIX offers high-efficiency cabin air filters for passenger cars, light trucks, heavy trucks, buses & off-highway vehicles. Trap & eliminate harmful microbes in the filter medium and reduce the opportunity for those microbes to be released into the air of vehicle occupants.
wix fuel filter WIX Automotive, Light Truck and Racing Fuel Filters

wix filterWIX Fuel Filters provide an unmatched fuel cleansing performance. They prevent pump wear, injector clogging, premature engine wear and help boost fuel efficiency. Offer quick, easy filter replacement, long life and the possibility of extended service intervals.
wix transmission filter WIX Automotive & Light Truck Transmission Filters

WIX Transmission Filters protect automatic transmissions against contaminants in the transmission fluid system. Proper filtration helps improve transmission life by minimizing wear and preventing sticking and scoring of sensitive shift control valves.

Maintenance Schedule as Provided by OEM Documentation

Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Inspect/rotate
Item:
Wheels & tires
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A circular frame of hard material that may be solid or partly solid, is capable of turning on an axle, and holds the rubber cushion that contains compressed air.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Oil filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A cartridge-filled canister placed in an engine's lubricating system to strain dirt and abrasive materials out of the oil.
Distance:
10,000 miles (16,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Engine oil
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.18
Parts Units:
4.5
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A substance that lubricates and cools the moving parts of the engine and reduces corrosion and the formation of rust.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Cabin air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A filtering system that meters out pollen, road dust and other particles before they can reach the passenger cabin.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive belt(s)
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.03
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A belt that transfers the rotation of the engine through the crankshaft pulley to drive various devices, such as the alternator, water pump, air conditioning compressor or power steering pump.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Spark plug wires
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge the spark plug(s).
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
1.1
Parts Units:
6
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
7.4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Automatic transmission filter(s)
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.3
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A component in most automatic transmissions that is fitted over the fluid intake, usually in the pan, that prevents debris and other contaminants from circulating throughout the transmission's inner workings and potentially causing unnecessary wear or damage. Some transmissions use a reusable metal or nylon mesh-type screen in place of a disposable filter.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Cooling system
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The system that stores and circulates coolant throughout (water cooled) engines to prevent overheating. Some vehicles have air-cooled engines in which high-speed airflow is sufficient to keep the engine cool.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1.5
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.

Service Bulletin as Provided by OEM & NHTSA

Bulletin Date:
2001-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3102
NHTSA Item Number:
10010237

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Service vme 01-04 vehicle equipped with 4t65e automatic transmission 4t65e transmission valve body inspection procedure. (to include 2004 pontiac aztec) ( nhtsa item number - 10010237 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3477
NHTSA Item Number:
10014875

Component Description: Service brakes, air:antilock:wheel speed sensor.

Service Bulletin Summary: Tech 2 displays asterisk for the left front wheel speed sensor. ( nhtsa item number - 10014875 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3157A
NHTSA Item Number:
10017172

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine whine or buzz noise sounds like a generator type noise on 3. 1l or 3. 8l engines. ( nhtsa item number - 10017172 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3500
NHTSA Item Number:
10017271

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock:abs warning light.

Service Bulletin Summary: Abs light coming on and codes c1225, c1226, c1232, c1233, c1276 and/or c1277 are found in the ebcm. ( nhtsa item number - 10017271 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3500
NHTSA Item Number:
10019284

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock:abs warning light.

Service Bulletin Summary: Abs light on and possible diagnostic trouble codes. ( nhtsa item number - 10019284 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-01-01
Bulletin Number:
4615
NHTSA Item Number:
10023171

Component Description: Service brakes, air.

Service Bulletin Summary: Abs pump running when not needed. ( nhtsa item number - 10023171 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-09-01
Bulletin Number:
020730022A
NHTSA Item Number:
634931

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Service engine soon light on with diagnostic trouble codes p0716 and / or p0717, p0730, p0753, p0758, p1860, p1887 or other miscellaneous transmission trouble codes set. ( nhtsa item number - 634931 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-09-01
Bulletin Number:
09132002
NHTSA Item Number:
10009450

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: This service vme concerns 2003 vehicles equipped with 4t65e transmission which exhibits diagnostic trouble code p0742 with no other codes stored and harsh up shift and/or tcc shutter on decel. ( nhtsa item number - 10009450 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-10-01
Bulletin Number:
020940005
NHTSA Item Number:
10000157

Component Description: Seat belts:rear.

Service Bulletin Summary: Availability of rear seat shoulder belt comfort guides. ( nhtsa item number - 10000157 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-10-01
Bulletin Number:
020730039
NHTSA Item Number:
10000184

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Firm transmission shifts, shudder / chuggle, transmission won't downshift on deceleration, service engine soon light illuminated, diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p0742 set. ( nhtsa item number - 10000184 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-10-01
Bulletin Number:
020730039
NHTSA Item Number:
10000185

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information to dealers regarding service bulletin 020730039 - firm transmission shifts, shudder / chuggle, transmission won't downshift on deceleration, service engine soon light illuminated, diagnostic trouble code (dtc) p0742 set. ( nhtsa item number - 10000185 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-11-01
Bulletin Number:
020730048
NHTSA Item Number:
10006166

Component Description: Power train:axle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Pressure control solenoid replacement for 4t65-e, 4t40-e, and 4t45-e transaxle/transmission. ( nhtsa item number - 10006166 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-12-01
Bulletin Number:
020850010
NHTSA Item Number:
10000738

Component Description: Seats:front assembly:power adjust.

Service Bulletin Summary: Power seat adjuster inoperative. ( nhtsa item number - 10000738 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-12-01
Bulletin Number:
020730039A
NHTSA Item Number:
10000773

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Firm transmission shifts, shudder/chuggle, transmission won't downshift on deceleration, service engine soon light illuminated, diagnostic trouble code p0742 set. ( nhtsa item number - 10000773 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01432
NHTSA Item Number:
10004412

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Automatic transmission poor acceleration, performance. ( nhtsa item number - 10004412 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-01-01
Bulletin Number:
011403
NHTSA Item Number:
10005103

Component Description: Steering.

Service Bulletin Summary: Increased steering effort when turning right or left. Gm voicemail express. ( nhtsa item number - 10005103 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-02-01
Bulletin Number:
030844005
NHTSA Item Number:
10001112

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Poor radio reception or radio static/ increased interference with rear window defogger on or some rear window defogger grids may be inoperative. ( nhtsa item number - 10001112 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-02-01
Bulletin Number:
0308110002
NHTSA Item Number:
10001121

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Sun visors may not stay in intended position. ( nhtsa item number - 10001121 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-02-01
Bulletin Number:
021203
NHTSA Item Number:
10002547

Component Description: Structure:body:roof and pillars.

Service Bulletin Summary: Sagging or warped headliner appearance behind the sunroof module is a normal condition. ( nhtsa item number - 10002547 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-03-01
Bulletin Number:
030601010
NHTSA Item Number:
10001282

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine oil or coolant leak. ( nhtsa item number - 10001282 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-05-01
Bulletin Number:
050803
NHTSA Item Number:
10003639

Component Description: Power train.

Service Bulletin Summary: Whine noise condition heard in drive or reverse and not present in park or neutral. ( nhtsa item number - 10003639 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-06-01
Bulletin Number:
010846002C
NHTSA Item Number:
10002836

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: Programming of replacement onstar vehicle communication and interface modules (vcim). ( nhtsa item number - 10002836 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-06-01
Bulletin Number:
020730039C
NHTSA Item Number:
10002840

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Firm transmission shifts, shudder/chuggle, transmission won't downshift on deceleration, service engine soon light illuminated, diagnostic trouble code p0742 set. ( nhtsa item number - 10002840 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-06-01
Bulletin Number:
030867004
NHTSA Item Number:
10002878

Component Description: Visibility:sun roof assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Parts availability for sunroof repairs. ( nhtsa item number - 10002878 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-06-01
Bulletin Number:
060203
NHTSA Item Number:
10003684

Component Description: Latches/locks/linkages.

Service Bulletin Summary: Center console and/or armrest storage lid will not remain closed due to a broken latch. Both latches are service separately and available through gm service parts. ( nhtsa item number - 10003684 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-09-01
Bulletin Number:
030235004
NHTSA Item Number:
10004365

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:power assist.

Service Bulletin Summary: Reduced power steering assist, excessive steering effort, rubbing, excessive noise in passenger compartment. ( nhtsa item number - 10004365 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-09-01
Bulletin Number:
091703
NHTSA Item Number:
10005034

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Instrument panel cluster function intermittently inoperative, especially fuel gauge or prindel, intermittent engine no crank or no start with a security light on, cannot remove the transaxle selector lever from the park position, and scs, a ( nhtsa item number - 10005034 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-10-01
Bulletin Number:
030525008
NHTSA Item Number:
10004719

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock:abs warning light.

Service Bulletin Summary: Intermittent/constant anti-lock braking system (abs) malfunction indicator lamp (mil) illuminated. ( nhtsa item number - 10004719 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-10-01
Bulletin Number:
020730022B
NHTSA Item Number:
10004755

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Service engine soon light on with diagnostic trouble codes p0716 and / or p0717, p0730, p0753, p0758, p1860, p1887 or other miscellaneous transmission trouble codes set. ( nhtsa item number - 10004755 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-10-01
Bulletin Number:
030601010B
NHTSA Item Number:
10004768

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine oil or coolant leak. ( nhtsa item number - 10004768 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-10-01
Bulletin Number:
030845004
NHTSA Item Number:
10004775

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Intermittent service engine soon (ses), anti-lock brake (abs) or traction control system (tcs) lamp illuminated, engine no crank/no start, various instrument panel (i/p) cluster intermittents, diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs) u1000, u1016, b ( nhtsa item number - 10004775 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-10-01
Bulletin Number:
100903
NHTSA Item Number:
10004985

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Replacement of a body control module (bcm) or ignition switch due to lack of ignition one or ignition zero voltage. Gm voicemail log. ( nhtsa item number - 10004985 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-11-01
Bulletin Number:
00704A
NHTSA Item Number:
10004213

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: The 4t65e automatic transmission may exhibit a condition of a harsh garage shift into reverse or drive on a cold start. ( nhtsa item number - 10004213 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-11-01
Bulletin Number:
01391A
NHTSA Item Number:
10004257

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Intermittent instrument panel cluster (ipc) inoperative (fuel gauge or prndl), engine no crank or start with the security light on, cannot remove the transaxle selector lever from the park position; or ses, abs, or tcs warning lights on. ( nhtsa item number - 10004257 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-12-01
Bulletin Number:
000604049B
NHTSA Item Number:
10005145

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles built prior to vin breakpoint 1f136536 may exhibit intermittent malfunction indicator lamp / service engine soon indicator illumination; anti-lock brake system warning light illumination; stall / no start condition; various el ( nhtsa item number - 10005145 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01556
NHTSA Item Number:
10005396

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine cranks but does not run. ( nhtsa item number - 10005396 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01533
NHTSA Item Number:
10005449

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine start and stall after fueling with no diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs). Sit bulletin 1408781. ( nhtsa item number - 10005449 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01527
NHTSA Item Number:
10005464

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: A whistle type noise coming from the engine. Sit bulletin 1406534. ( nhtsa item number - 10005464 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01715
NHTSA Item Number:
10006247

Component Description: Power train.

Service Bulletin Summary: 4t65e transmission fluid leak from the reverse servo cover in cold weather. ( nhtsa item number - 10006247 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01740
NHTSA Item Number:
10006270

Component Description: Electrical system:wiring.

Service Bulletin Summary: Cross injector wires causing misfire at steady state speed and rpm, malfunction indicator lamp (mil) illuminated, and a p0300 set. Sit bulletin 1460291. ( nhtsa item number - 10006270 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01684
NHTSA Item Number:
10006413

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Change oil soon indicator light comes on too soon. Sit bulletin 1442093. ( nhtsa item number - 10006413 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
02038
NHTSA Item Number:
10006946

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Diagnostic trouble code b1000. ( nhtsa item number - 10006946 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
02027
NHTSA Item Number:
10006957

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: A/c on led inoperative or appears to toggle on and off. Also including 2005 buick century and 2005 buick regal. ( nhtsa item number - 10006957 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01679
NHTSA Item Number:
10007167

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: 3. 1l lg8 engine change oil light comes on too soon. ( nhtsa item number - 10007167 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01614
NHTSA Item Number:
10007228

Component Description: Structure.

Service Bulletin Summary: Rusty or corroded appearance on undercarriage components. ( nhtsa item number - 10007228 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01650
NHTSA Item Number:
10007236

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system:windshield:controls/wiring.

Service Bulletin Summary: Manual dual zone fan and mode knob replacement. Service vme. ( nhtsa item number - 10007236 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
00372D
NHTSA Item Number:
10007287

Component Description: Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: Onstar system is attempting and/or completing phone calls which the operator of the vehicle did not initiate. ( nhtsa item number - 10007287 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
00579
NHTSA Item Number:
10007518

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Diagnostic trouble code b 1001 in bcm and/or powertrain control module (pcm) speaical procedure. ( nhtsa item number - 10007518 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01353
NHTSA Item Number:
10007937

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine misfire due to injector fretting corrosion. ( nhtsa item number - 10007937 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3011
NHTSA Item Number:
10008898

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: When using voice recognition dialing, some numbers or commands may not be understood by the system especially the number two (2). ( nhtsa item number - 10008898 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01232004
NHTSA Item Number:
10009104

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Transmission fluid leak from reverse servo cover at ambient temperatures. Transmission fluid may be detected on the lower pain rail or case side. Most leak reports have been found during predelivery inspection. Gm voicemail express. ( nhtsa item number - 10009104 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3047
NHTSA Item Number:
10009607

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: 99 through 05 year vehicles, equipped with three-button onstar systems. ( nhtsa item number - 10009607 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3059
NHTSA Item Number:
10009608

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: When using onstar personal calling feature, the caller cannot be heard on outbound call only. ( nhtsa item number - 10009608 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3050A
NHTSA Item Number:
10009623

Component Description: Equipment.

Service Bulletin Summary: 02-05 onstar equipped vehicles emitting beeping noise before connecting to onstar. ( nhtsa item number - 10009623 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3125A
NHTSA Item Number:
10009906

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:navigational system(global positioning system).

Service Bulletin Summary: Unable to contact onstar in alaska ( nhtsa item number - 10009906 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3129
NHTSA Item Number:
10009949

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: A/c evaporator freezing. ( nhtsa item number - 10009949 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3097
NHTSA Item Number:
10010202

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Hvac side to side temperature difference. ( nhtsa item number - 10010202 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-04-01
Bulletin Number:
04082004
NHTSA Item Number:
10009210

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components:disc:rotor.

Service Bulletin Summary: The current brake rotor minimum allowable thickness after refinish, or minimum thickness specification, found in the past service manual applications are incorrect. Please use correct information as follows. ( nhtsa item number - 10009210 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-04-01
Bulletin Number:
04142004
NHTSA Item Number:
10009217

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: With the ac on, led appears to toggle on and back off in one unique condition. This condition is the headlamps are on, instrument panel lamps are dimmed to the lowest extreme, daytime conditions and the rear defog button is turned on and o ( nhtsa item number - 10009217 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-06-01
Bulletin Number:
030604030
NHTSA Item Number:
10002166

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Multiple driveability symptoms of long or hard starts, chuggle, rough idle and light or intermittent misfire due to clogged fuel injectors. ( nhtsa item number - 10002166 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-08-01
Bulletin Number:
0804
NHTSA Item Number:
10014346

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Oil life system reset procedures - cars. ( nhtsa item number - 10014346 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-10-01
Bulletin Number:
030849018B
NHTSA Item Number:
10004777

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Broken console or storage compartment lid latch. ( nhtsa item number - 10004777 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-01-01
Bulletin Number:
030844005B
NHTSA Item Number:
10005588

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system:rear window.

Service Bulletin Summary: Poor radio reception or radio static/ increased interference with rear window defogger on or some rear window defogger grids may be inoperative. ( nhtsa item number - 10005588 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-06-01
Bulletin Number:
050232003
NHTSA Item Number:
10017515

Component Description: Steering.

Service Bulletin Summary: Revised outer tie rod end nut tightening specification/tie rod end jam nut tightening specification added. ( nhtsa item number - 10017515 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-08-01
Bulletin Number:
020730039E
NHTSA Item Number:
10004756

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Firm transmission shifts, shudder/chuggle, transmission won't downshift on deceleration, service engine soon light illuminated, diagnostic trouble code p0742 set. ( nhtsa item number - 10004756 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-08-01
Bulletin Number:
040523002
NHTSA Item Number:
10012633

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic.

Service Bulletin Summary: Brake rotor minimum allowable thickness after refinish specification correction. ( nhtsa item number - 10012633 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-09-01
Bulletin Number:
040604066A
NHTSA Item Number:
10011048

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Clunk/bang from rear of vehicle. ( nhtsa item number - 10011048 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-09-01
Bulletin Number:
050604058
NHTSA Item Number:
10017568

Component Description: Vehicle speed control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Intermittent chuggle or fishbite on light acceleration or a highway speeds with no diagnostic trouble codes (dtcs). ( nhtsa item number - 10017568 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-09-01
Bulletin Number:
709
NHTSA Item Number:
10018126

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling.

Service Bulletin Summary: Oil life system reset procedures - cars. Gm tech link. ( nhtsa item number - 10018126 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-09-01
Bulletin Number:
709
NHTSA Item Number:
10018133

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Tie rod specifications revised. Gm tech link. ( nhtsa item number - 10018133 ).

Bulletin Date:
2006-09-01
Bulletin Number:
060730023
NHTSA Item Number:
10020766

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: 4t65e transmission 1-2 shift shudder at light to moderate acceleration. Replace complete second clutch assembly. ( nhtsa item number - 10020766 ).

Bulletin Date:
2007-08-01
Bulletin Number:
060232009
NHTSA Item Number:
10022924

Component Description: Steering.

Service Bulletin Summary: Overview of steering system noises. ( nhtsa item number - 10022924 ).

Bulletin Date:
2008-06-01
Bulletin Number:
08-089
NHTSA Item Number:
10026586

Component Description: Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gm: special coverage adjustment-analog onstar deactivation. Fcc ruled in 2002 wireless carriers would no longer re required to support analog wireless network starting in 2008. ( nhtsa item number - 10026586 ).

Bulletin Date:
2008-09-01
Bulletin Number:
08-089B
NHTSA Item Number:
10026805

Component Description: Equipment:other:owners/service/other manual.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gmc: special coverage adjustment-analog onstar deactivation. Csc letter was received. ( nhtsa item number - 10026805 ).

Bulletin Date:
2008-11-01
Bulletin Number:
08089-B
NHTSA Item Number:
10027804

Component Description: (A) Electrical system., (B) Electrical system: software., (C) Equipment:electrical:navigational system(global positioning system).

Service Bulletin Summary: General motors corp: special coverage adjustment; analog onstar deactivation. ( nhtsa item number - 10027804 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-02-01
Bulletin Number:
09-09-40-001
NHTSA Item Number:
10038294

Component Description: (A) Seat belts., (B) Seat belts:front:warning light/devices.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gm: there are seat belt problems: difficulty latching and unlatching buckle. Buckle release button is sticking. Seat belt warning light illuminated. Likely caused by sticky beverages that are spilled into the buckle assembly. ( nhtsa item number - 10038294 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-02-01
Bulletin Number:
10-00-89-017
NHTSA Item Number:
10038295

Component Description: Unknown or other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gm: information on fixing multiple situations right the first time. ( nhtsa item number - 10038295 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-11-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-10-08-50-
NHTSA Item Number:
10042986

Component Description: Seats:front assembly:head restraint.

Service Bulletin Summary: General motors: information provided by bulletin for all 2012 and prior general motor trucks and passenger vehicles regarding the adjustable comfort and custom upholstery of the driver and the passenger head restraint. ( nhtsa item number - 10042986 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC-5050-A
NHTSA Item Number:
10078734

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises the technician the steps on repairing the concern. A customer may identify a concern of unable to reactivate a vehicle's onstar that has been previously disabled by onstar. Dealer is to ca ( nhtsa item number - 10078734 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC-4935-E
NHTSA Item Number:
10078735

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication provides information to help the dealership technicians perform a parasitic drain test for the onstar module. When performing battery parasitic drain test, there may be some confusion as to what th ( nhtsa item number - 10078735 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC4935E
NHTSA Item Number:
10083484

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication provide ( nhtsa item number - 10083484 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC5050A
NHTSA Item Number:
10083489

Component Description: Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10083489 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC5088F
NHTSA Item Number:
10083509

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:radio/tape deck/cd etc. .

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10083509 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIT5389A
NHTSA Item Number:
10083884

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:navigational system(global positioning system).

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10083884 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIT5485B
NHTSA Item Number:
10083898

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10083898 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-04-01
Bulletin Number:
PIT5485A
NHTSA Item Number:
10083900

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10083900 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-06-01
Bulletin Number:
PIP5094A
NHTSA Item Number:
10081022

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: This preliminary information communication advises ( nhtsa item number - 10081022 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
000601012F
NHTSA Item Number:
10082814

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provides information t ( nhtsa item number - 10082814 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
PI1394A
NHTSA Item Number:
10082869

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: This informational bulletin provides additional in ( nhtsa item number - 10082869 ).


Recall Data Provided by NHTSA

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1
Make(s):
BUICK, CHEVROLET, GMC, OLDSMOBILE, PONTIAC
Model(s):
ACHIEVA, ALERO, AZTEK, BERETTA, CAMARO, CAVALIER, CENTURY, CORSICA, CUTLASS, FIREBIRD, GRAND AM, GRAND PRIX, IMPALA, LUMINA, LUMINA APV, MALIBU, MONTANA, MONTE CARLO, REGAL, RENDEZVOUS, S10, SILHOUETTE, SKYLARK, SONOMA, SUNFIRE, TRANS SPORT, VENTURE
Year(s):
1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005
Manufacturer:
DELPHI
NHTSA ID:
07E021000
Recall Date:
March 12th, 2007
Units Affected:
742

Affected Component: Fuel system, other:storage:tank assembly:pressure relief devices.

Summary: Certain delphi fuel pressure regulators, p/nos. Fp10020-11b1, fp10026-11b1, and fp10027-11b1, sold after january 9, 2007, as aftermarket equipment for various passenger vehicles listed above. The universal pressure regulators (upr) were produced without an o'ring and retainer. .

Conequence: Fuel may leak, possibly resulting in a fire. .

Remedy: Delphi will notify owners and replace the upr free of charge. The recall began on april 23, 2007. Owners can contact delphi at 877-411-8770. .

Notes: This recall only pertains to aftermarket delphi fuel pressure regulators and has no relation to any original equipment installed by general motors. Customers may contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty: 1-800-424-9153).

#
2
Make(s):
BUICK, CHEVROLET, OLDSMOBILE, PONTIAC, SATURN
Model(s):
CENTURY, GRAND PRIX, IMPALA, INTRIGUE, LACROSSE, MONTANA, MONTE CARLO, REGAL, RELAY, SILHOUETTE, TERRAZA, UPLANDER, VENTURE
Year(s):
1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
Manufacturer:
DORMAN PRODUCTS, INC.
NHTSA ID:
09E005000
Recall Date:
February 17th, 2009
Units Affected:
979

Affected Component: Steering.

Summary: Dorman is recalling 979 steering knuckles, dorman p/nos. 697-902 and 697-903, sold under dorman's "oe solutionstm" brand name, and napa p/nos. 7-8502 and 7-8503 which were sold for replacement use on the various vehicles listed above. A potential material or design defect could result in the steering knuckle breaking in the hub area. .

Conequence: A broken steering knuckle could result in loss of steering control and a possible crash without warning. .

Remedy: Dorman will notify owners and replace the defective steering knuckles free of charge and reimburse the repair facility or owner for labor. The recall began on february 23, 2009. Owners may contact dorman's toll-free hotline at 1-800-523-2492 and press 5. .

Notes: This recall only pertains to aftermarket dorman steering knuckles and has no relation to any original equipment installed on vehicles manufactured by general motors corporation. Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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