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1995 Buick Regal
3.8L 6-cyl Engine Code [L] Engine Code [L]
170 bhp. @ 4800 rpm / Torque: 225 ft. lbs. @ 3200 rpm
3.8L - V 6-cyl (Gasoline)

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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  API*
    All TEMPS  »  10W-30 [1]
    Below 16C  »  5W-30
  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. Lubricants & Fluids Comments  »  [*]

    [1] SAE 10W-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    P/N 12377967 has been replaced by P/N 19353126.

  6. Capacities (Drive Train Fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  4.3 liters [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  10.5 liters
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, 4T60-E Initial Fill  »  7 liters
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    4 speed 4T60-E  »  12.7 liters
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
  7. Chassis Lubrication

  8. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  30 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 46302 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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ATM 10W-30 Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil (ATM)

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...
XLT 10W-30 Extended Life Synthetic Motor Oil (XLT)

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...
OET 10W-30 OE Series Synthetic Motor Oil (OET)

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...
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...
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....
GLC Synthetic Multi-Purpose Grease NLGI #2 (GLC)

AMSOIL Synthetic Multi-Purpose Grease is qualified against the highest grease standards and designed for multiple-use applications. Composed of premium-quality synthetic base oils and calcium sulfonate complex thickeners, Multi-Purpose Grease provide...
GWR Synthetic Water Resistant Grease NLGI#2 (GWR)

Superior Lubrication and Protection in Automotive and Industrial Applications With Extensive Exposure to Water Package sizes include: 3-oz. Cartridges (not sold individually, comes in a pack of 3) 3-oz. Cartridges (case of 10) 14-oz. Cartri...
GRG DOMINATOR Synthetic Racing Grease (GRG)

Exceptional High-Speed/High-Temperature Performance. AMSOIL DOMINATOR® Synthetic Racing Grease is engineered to protect high-performance bearings and chassis components in racing applications operated on snow, dirt, water or track. Package siz...
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 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:
Lubricate
Item:
Chassis
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The frame of a vehicle to which the body attaches.
Distance:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Inspect/rotate
Item:
Wheels & tires
Interval in Month(s):
0
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:
7,500 miles (12,000 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:
7,500 miles (12,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Oil filter
Interval in Month(s):
12
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:
22,500 miles (36,000 km)
Action:
Inspect/rotate
Item:
Wheels & tires
Interval in Month(s):
0
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:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive belt(s)
Interval in Month(s):
0
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:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Fuel tank, cap & lines
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A reservoir for the vehicle's fuel.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Spark plug wires
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge the spark plug(s).
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
24
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.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
30
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:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
5.4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Automatic transmission filter(s)
Interval in Month(s):
30
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:
37,500 miles (60,000 km)
Action:
Inspect/rotate
Item:
Wheels & tires
Interval in Month(s):
0
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.

Service Bulletin as Provided by OEM & NHTSA

Bulletin Date:
1994-10-01
Bulletin Number:
476135
NHTSA Item Number:
39725

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Oil leak at the rocker cover. ( nhtsa item number - 39725 ).

Bulletin Date:
1994-11-01
Bulletin Number:
CAMP/95C08A
NHTSA Item Number:
37824

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Supplemental bulletin to campaign 95c08. ( nhtsa item number - 37824 ).

Bulletin Date:
1994-12-01
Bulletin Number:
CMP/95C11B1
NHTSA Item Number:
39726

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition:module.

Service Bulletin Summary: General motors has determined that certain 1995 buick park avenue and riviera model vehicles equipped with a 3800 series ii engine (l36) may have a deceleration stall under limited conditions. This could result in a loss of power steering ( nhtsa item number - 39726 ).

Bulletin Date:
1995-01-01
Bulletin Number:
133405
NHTSA Item Number:
39080

Component Description: Suspension:front:macpherson strut.

Service Bulletin Summary: Rear strut related thumping/squeaking noise. ( nhtsa item number - 39080 ).

Bulletin Date:
1995-01-01
Bulletin Number:
436604
NHTSA Item Number:
39083

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Exhaust manifold seal squeak. ( nhtsa item number - 39083 ).

Bulletin Date:
1995-02-01
Bulletin Number:
577104
NHTSA Item Number:
39299

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Harsh 1-2 upshifts. ( nhtsa item number - 39299 ).

Bulletin Date:
1995-02-01
Bulletin Number:
577106
NHTSA Item Number:
39308

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Cold start rattle noise. ( nhtsa item number - 39308 ).

Bulletin Date:
1995-03-01
Bulletin Number:
GM9518
NHTSA Item Number:
41066

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components:hoses, lines/piping, and fittings.

Service Bulletin Summary: Message to dealers clarifying service procedure in performing recall campaign 95-c-28. ( nhtsa item number - 41066 ).

Bulletin Date:
1995-04-01
Bulletin Number:
GM531015
NHTSA Item Number:
41074

Component Description: Structure:body:door.

Service Bulletin Summary: Left rear door binds when opening (bend seal strip mounting flange). ( nhtsa item number - 41074 ).

Bulletin Date:
1995-04-01
Bulletin Number:
GM532001
NHTSA Item Number:
41083

Component Description: Structure:frame and members.

Service Bulletin Summary: Popping noise from left side of vehicle during moderate braking or acceleration (fabricate and install shim). ( nhtsa item number - 41083 ).

Bulletin Date:
1995-05-01
Bulletin Number:
GM9520
NHTSA Item Number:
43018

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:manifold/header/muffler/tail pipe.

Service Bulletin Summary: Unknown ( nhtsa item number - 43018 ).

Bulletin Date:
1995-05-01
Bulletin Number:
576305
NHTSA Item Number:
43032

Component Description: Vehicle speed control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Unknown ( nhtsa item number - 43032 ).

Bulletin Date:
1995-05-01
Bulletin Number:
5366023
NHTSA Item Number:
43033

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Unknown ( nhtsa item number - 43033 ).

Bulletin Date:
1995-05-01
Bulletin Number:
576113
NHTSA Item Number:
43036

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Unknown ( nhtsa item number - 43036 ).

Bulletin Date:
1995-05-01
Bulletin Number:
576104
NHTSA Item Number:
43039

Component Description: Vehicle speed control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Unknown ( nhtsa item number - 43039 ).

Bulletin Date:
1995-06-01
Bulletin Number:
531018
NHTSA Item Number:
45820

Component Description: Visibility:power window devices and controls.

Service Bulletin Summary: Unknown ( nhtsa item number - 45820 ).

Bulletin Date:
1995-06-01
Bulletin Number:
531207
NHTSA Item Number:
45827

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system:windshield:heater core.

Service Bulletin Summary: Foul odor from heater inlet hose (replace heater inlet hose). ( nhtsa item number - 45827 ).

Bulletin Date:
1995-08-01
Bulletin Number:
576124
NHTSA Item Number:
45815

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Cold engine tick or rattle after start-up (replace piston/pin assembly). ( nhtsa item number - 45815 ).

Bulletin Date:
1995-08-01
Bulletin Number:
9573T4001
NHTSA Item Number:
45881

Component Description: Power train:driveline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Grinding and/or growling noise in park on incline. ( nhtsa item number - 45881 ).

Bulletin Date:
1996-12-01
Bulletin Number:
577106A
NHTSA Item Number:
50571

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Cold start rattle noise. ( nhtsa item number - 50571 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
677164
NHTSA Item Number:
51296

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Intermittent neutral or loss of drive at highway speeds or from fourth gear (replace control valve body assembly). ( nhtsa item number - 51296 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-02-01
Bulletin Number:
577106A
NHTSA Item Number:
51497

Component Description: Power train:driveline:driveshaft.

Service Bulletin Summary: Cold start rattle noise (diagnosis/service procedure). ( nhtsa item number - 51497 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-03-01
Bulletin Number:
97003
NHTSA Item Number:
51272

Component Description: Exterior lighting:turn signal:switch.

Service Bulletin Summary: Recall 97v-017 - pivot and (pulse/dimmer) windshield washer switch - general motors has decided that a defect which relates to motor vehicle safety exists in certain 1994 pontiac grand prix, 1994-95 buick regal, oldsmobile cutlass supreme a ( nhtsa item number - 51272 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-03-01
Bulletin Number:
676305
NHTSA Item Number:
52580

Component Description: Vehicle speed control:cables.

Service Bulletin Summary: Difficult to depress accelerator pedal and/or accelerator cable separation (install accelerator cable and clip). ( nhtsa item number - 52580 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-03-01
Bulletin Number:
549001A
NHTSA Item Number:
52600

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

Service Bulletin Summary: Cln indicator appears on radio display and does not turn off (reset cln indicator with the eject button on tape). ( nhtsa item number - 52600 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-06-01
Bulletin Number:
736313
NHTSA Item Number:
52563

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Reduced engine performance, restricted fuel flow (clean fuel tank, replace in-line fuel filter and fuel pump strainer). ( nhtsa item number - 52563 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-08-01
Bulletin Number:
970801676305
NHTSA Item Number:
54418

Component Description: Vehicle speed control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles experience difficulties to depress accelerator pedal and/or an accelerator cable separation. ( nhtsa item number - 54418 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-08-01
Bulletin Number:
970801735026
NHTSA Item Number:
54419

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock.

Service Bulletin Summary: Comment that the abs light is on with diagnostic trouble codes (dtc's) 46 and 86 set as current or history. ( nhtsa item number - 54419 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-09-01
Bulletin Number:
9709013202B
NHTSA Item Number:
54328

Component Description: Steering:wheel and handle bar.

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing intermittent steering column snap or click noise when turning. ( nhtsa item number - 54328 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-11-01
Bulletin Number:
971101776304
NHTSA Item Number:
54066

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:fuel injection system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject pertaining to driveability symptoms due to fuel injector deposits. ( nhtsa item number - 54066 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-02-01
Bulletin Number:
98776304A
NHTSA Item Number:
600282

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:fuel injection system:injectors.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may experience a driveability symptom of long or hard starts, chuggle, rough idle and light or intermittent misfire. ( nhtsa item number - 600282 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
10001
NHTSA Item Number:
601769

Component Description: Power train:axle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on growling noise in transaxle during first four minutes after start up. ( nhtsa item number - 601769 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-06-01
Bulletin Number:
98576124A
NHTSA Item Number:
601915

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Comments on a ticking type noise that begins shortly after cold engine start-up and gradually diminishes as the engine warms up. ( nhtsa item number - 601915 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-07-01
Bulletin Number:
876002A
NHTSA Item Number:
615073

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some v6 engines may, on a very infrequent basis, have an oil odor condition that is generally encountered after the engine's oil has been changed. Typically the odor lasts approximately 1000 miles after the change of oil and then does not re ( nhtsa item number - 615073 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-07-01
Bulletin Number:
533307B
NHTSA Item Number:
615074

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit front suspension scrunch / popping type noise coming from the front of vehicle that is apparent during low speed turning maneuvers. ( nhtsa item number - 615074 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-12-01
Bulletin Number:
97023A
NHTSA Item Number:
615105

Component Description: Seat belts.

Service Bulletin Summary: Recall campaign involving replacing the rear seat belt anchor plate. ( nhtsa item number - 615105 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-02-01
Bulletin Number:
990604005
NHTSA Item Number:
604343

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some owners may experience a driveability symptom of long or hard starts, chuggle, rough idle and light or intermittent misfire. ( nhtsa item number - 604343 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-04-01
Bulletin Number:
97023A
NHTSA Item Number:
605952

Component Description: Seats:mid/rear assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding product safety campaign - rear seat belt anchor plate. ( nhtsa item number - 605952 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-10-01
Bulletin Number:
990309004
NHTSA Item Number:
6088680

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Customers may complain of grinding / scraping / groaning noise from rear suspension. ( nhtsa item number - 6088680 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-12-01
Bulletin Number:
990730030
NHTSA Item Number:
6089996

Component Description: Power train:axle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles equipped with hydra-matic 3t40, 4t60 or 4t60-e transxales may comment on a grinding and / or growling noise that is noticeable when in park on incline. ( nhtsa item number - 6089996 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-12-01
Bulletin Number:
00155
NHTSA Item Number:
617767

Component Description: Air bags.

Service Bulletin Summary: Campaign parts bulletin regarding inadvertent airbag deployment. ( nhtsa item number - 617767 ).

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:
2001-04-01
Bulletin Number:
990604005A
NHTSA Item Number:
619360

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some owners may comment on driveability symptons of long or hard starts, chuggle, rough idle and light or intermittent misfire due to clogged fuel injectors. ( nhtsa item number - 619360 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-04-01
Bulletin Number:
990730030A
NHTSA Item Number:
619370

Component Description: Power train:axle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Owners of some vehicles equipped with hydra-matic 3t40, 4t60, 4t60-e or 4t65-e transaxles may comment on a grinding and / or growling noise that is noticeable when standing in park on a hill or slope with the engine running and the parking ( nhtsa item number - 619370 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-12-01
Bulletin Number:
010601002A
NHTSA Item Number:
10000782

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Revised piston pin removal / installation procedure. ( nhtsa item number - 10000782 ).

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 ).


Recall Data Provided by NHTSA

#
1
Make(s):
BUICK
Model(s):
REGAL
Year(s):
1995
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
94V229000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
1,022

Affected Component: Exterior lighting.

Summary: The vehicles were assembled with an incorrect front park/turn signal bulb which does not have sufficient candle power. This does not comply with fmvss no. 108, "lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment. ".

Conequence: Consequence of non-compliance: operators could fail to notice and heed the warning labels. Reduces candle power on the park/turn lights decreases the liklihood of vehicle operator's intent being seen by other motorists. .

Remedy: Dealers will replace the incorrect bulb with the correct bulb. .

Notes: System: lighting; lamp or socket; park lights; fmvss 108. Vehicle description: passenger vehicles. Note: if the vehicle is presented to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and the remedy is not provided free of charge within a reasonable time, please contact buick at 1-800-521-7300. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-800-424-9393. .

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Make(s):
BUICK, CHEVROLET
Model(s):
LUMINA, REGAL
Year(s):
1995
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
95V030000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
420

Affected Component: Steering:wheel and handle bar.

Summary: The four (4) steering column support bracket attaching bolts were under torqued during assembly. .

Conequence: Inadequate torque can cause these bolts to vibrate, loosen, or fall out resulting in loss of steering control and increase the potential for a vehicle crash. .

Remedy: Dealers will retorque the steering column support bracket attaching bolts to the correct specifications. .

Notes: System: steering; column. Vehicle description: passenger vehicles. Note: if your vehicle is presented to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and the remedy is not provided free of charge within a reasonable time, contact chevrolet at 1-800-222-1020 or buick at 1-800-521-7300. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-800-424-9393. .

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Make(s):
BUICK, OLDSMOBILE
Model(s):
CUTLASS, REGAL
Year(s):
1994, 1995
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
95V061000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
199,572

Affected Component: Service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components:hoses, lines/piping, and fittings.

Summary: The rear wheel brake hose(s) can contact the rear suspension components causing the brake hose(s) to wear through. .

Conequence: This condition can cause loss of brake fluid and eventual loss of the vehicle braking system increasing the potential for a vehicle accident. .

Remedy: Dealers will inspect for proper brake hose position and replace those hoses in an incorrect position with new hoses and correctly routed. .

Notes: System: brakes; hydraulic; lines; hose; non-metallic. Vehicle description: passenger vehicles. Note: if your vehicle is presented to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and the remedy is not provided free of charge within a reasonable time, please contact buick at 1-800-521-7300 or oldsmobile at 1-800-442-6537. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-800-424-9393. .

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Make(s):
BUICK
Model(s):
REGAL
Year(s):
1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
95V152000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
83,247

Affected Component: Exterior lighting.

Summary: Incorrect clear front side marker bulbs were installed rather than amber bulbs. This does not conform to the requirements of fmvss no. 108, "lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment. ".

Conequence: Consequence of non-compliance: during illumination, the bulbs will show clear rather than amber and could momentarily confuse other drivers. .

Remedy: Dealers will replace the clear bulbs with the correct amber bulbs. .

Notes: System: lighting; lamp; side marker lights; fmvss no. 108. Vehicle description: passenger vehicles. Note: owners who take the vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time, should contact buick at 1-800-521-7300. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-800-424-9393. .

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Make(s):
BUICK, CHEVROLET, OLDSMOBILE, PONTIAC
Model(s):
CUTLASS, GRAND PRIX, LUMINA, MONTE CARLO, REGAL
Year(s):
1994, 1995
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
97V017000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
349,331

Affected Component: Visibility:windshield wiper/washer:switch/wiring.

Summary: Some of these vehicles have a strained or separated washer/wiper switch power feed wire. .

Conequence: This can cause the windshield washer/wiper to work intermittently and could ultimately result in inoperative wipers. If this were to occur in a severe weather situation, driver visibility could be reduced, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash. .

Remedy: Dealers will inspect and replace the old designed washer/wiper switches with a newly designed switch. .

Notes: Owner notification: owner notification is expected to begin during march 1997. Notes: owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact chevrolet at 1-800-222-1020, buick at 1-800-521-7300, oldsmobile at 1-800-442-6537, or pontiac at 1-800-762-2737. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-800-424-9393. .

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6
Make(s):
BUICK, CHEVROLET, OLDSMOBILE, PONTIAC
Model(s):
CUTLASS, GRAND PRIX, LUMINA, MONTE CARLO, REGAL
Year(s):
1995
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
97V065000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
50,709

Affected Component: Seat belts:front:anchorage.

Summary: The center rear seat belt anchor plate exhibits stress cracks. .

Conequence: In the event of a vehicle crash, the seat belt system can fracture and injury to the seat occupant can occur. .

Remedy: Dealers will replace the center rear seat belt system. .

Notes: Owner notification began may 13, 1997. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact buick at 1-800-521-7300, chevrolet at 1-800-222-1020, pontiac at 1-800-762-2737, or oldsmobile at 1-800-442-6537. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-800-424-9393. .

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7
Make(s):
BUICK, CHEVROLET, OLDSMOBILE, PONTIAC
Model(s):
CUTLASS, GRAND PRIX, LUMINA, REGAL
Year(s):
1995
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
98V306000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
111,470

Affected Component: Seat belts:front:anchorage.

Summary: The center rear seat belt anchor plate exhibits stress cracks. .

Conequence: In the event of a vehicle crash, the seat belt system can fracture, increasing the risk of injury to the seat occupant. .

Remedy: Dealers will replace the center rear seat belt system. .

Notes: Owner notification began during december 1998. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact buick at 1-800-521-7300, chevrolet at 1-800-222-1020, pontiac at 1-800-762-2737, or oldsmobile at 1-800-442-6537. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236). .

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Make(s):
BUICK, OLDSMOBILE
Model(s):
CUTLASS SUPREME, REGAL
Year(s):
1995, 1996
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
00V171000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
268,146

Affected Component: Air bags:frontal.

Summary: Vehicle description: passenger vehicles. Corrosion of the air bag inflator's internal wiring, which can occur over time, could cause the inadvertent deployment of the driver's air bag. This deployment could occur during vehicle start-up, while the vehicle is parked or idling, or while in operation. .

Conequence: If the consumer is too close to an inflating air bag, serious injuries could occur. .

Remedy: Dealers will replace the inflators on these air bags. .

Notes: Owner notifcation began on december 29, 2000. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact gm customer assistance at 1-877-250-1790, buick at 1-800-521-7300, or oldsmobile at 1-800-442-6537. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236). .

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