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1994 Buick Century
2.2L 4-cyl Engine Code [4] Engine Code [4]
120 bhp. @ 5200 rpm / Torque: 130 ft. lbs. @ 4000 rpm
2.2L - Inline 4-cyl (Gasoline)

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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  API*
    Above 0 F  »  10W-30
    Above 39 F  »  30 [1]
    All TEMPS  »  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] Use only if the other recommended viscosities are not
    available.
    [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    P/N 12377967 has been replaced by P/N 19353126.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. Fluid Capacities (drive train fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  4.5 quarts [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  9 quarts
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, THM125C Initial Fill  »  4 quarts
    Automatic Transmission, 4T60-E Initial Fill  »  7.4 quarts
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    4 speed 4T60-E  »  13.4 quarts
    3 speed THM125C  »  7 quarts
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
  7. Chassis Lubrication

  8. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  35 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  
    Air Filter WIX 46179 Air Filter  
    Fuel Filter WIX 33487 Fuel Filter  
    Transmission Filter WIX 58952 Trans Filter  
  2. Gasoline Engine Fuel Additives

    Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)
    AOBDominator 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)
    ASTGasoline 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)
    APIP.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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ASL5W-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...
XLF5W-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...
OEF5W-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...
ATLSignature 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 ...
OTLOE 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...
BFLVDOT 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...
PSFMulti-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....
GLCSynthetic 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...
GWRSynthetic 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...
GRGDOMINATOR 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...
ANTPCPassenger 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...
ANTAntifreeze 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 filterWIX 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.

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:
EGR system
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Exhaust Gas Recirculation system. A device that redirects a small amount of exhaust to the engine intake in an effort to lower combustion temperature and reduce the emission of nitrogen oxide.
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
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:
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.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
100
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
4
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):
100
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
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):
100
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.

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:
1994-12-01
Bulletin Number:
433504
NHTSA Item Number:
37937

Component Description: Suspension:front.

Service Bulletin Summary: Highway speed vibration. ( nhtsa item number - 37937 ).

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:
476523
NHTSA Item Number:
39279

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Cold start stall/sag/hesitation/cold rough idle. ( nhtsa item number - 39279 ).

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:
1995-05-01
Bulletin Number:
536601
NHTSA Item Number:
43038

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Unknown ( nhtsa item number - 43038 ).

Bulletin Date:
1995-06-01
Bulletin Number:
535013
NHTSA Item Number:
45825

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock.

Service Bulletin Summary: Abs dtc 34 and/or 35 may be set (replace/repair harness). ( nhtsa item number - 45825 ).

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:
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:
776001
NHTSA Item Number:
51302

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Knock, rattle or tap noise from the engine before the engine has reached operating temperature or under light load conditions at operating temperature knock, rattle or tap noise from the engine before the engine has reached operating ( nhtsa item number - 51302 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-07-01
Bulletin Number:
776001
NHTSA Item Number:
52935

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information concerning engine knock/rattle or tap noise before engine has reached operating temperature or under light load conditions at operating temperature (replace piston and/or rod assemblies). Ak ( nhtsa item number - 52935 ).

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:
98876121A
NHTSA Item Number:
601058

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles may exhibit a clattering noise at idle speed originating from the timing chain and front cover area. ( nhtsa item number - 601058 ).

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:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
98018
NHTSA Item Number:
602341

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Prom calibration replacement for nox emissions. ( nhtsa item number - 602341 ).

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:
1999-12-01
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:
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 ).


Recall Data Provided by NHTSA

#
1
Make(s):
BUICK, OLDSMOBILE
Model(s):
CENTURY, CUTLASS
Year(s):
1994
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
93V162000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
579

Affected Component: Vehicle speed control.

Summary: The cruise control cable may separate from the conduit end fitting while engaged and accelerator control could be lost. .

Conequence: Loss of accelerator control may not reduce engine speedto a level anticipated by the driver. Although the vehicle can still be stoppedwith the service brake, loss of accelerator control could result in a vehiclecrash without prior warning. .

Remedy: Replace the cruise control cable. .

Notes: System: equipment; speed control. Vehicle description: passenger cars with 3. 1l engines and cruise control. Note: if your vehicle is presented to an authorized dealer on an agreed uponservice date and the remedy is not provided within a reasonable time and freeof charge or the remedy does not correct the defect or noncompliance, pleasecontact buick service center at 1-800-521-7000 or oldsmobile service centerat 1-800-442-6537. Also contact the national highway traffic safetyadministration auto safety hotline at 1-800-424-9393. .

#
2
Make(s):
BUICK
Model(s):
CENTURY
Year(s):
1994
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
94V021000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
10,646

Affected Component: Vehicle speed control:cables.

Summary: During assembly, water may have entered the accelerator control cable conduit causing it to develop a high effort and/or binding condition in very cold weather. .

Conequence: High effort or binding conditions cause loss of normalthrottle control or the throttle may not return to idle when the accelerator pedal is released. If this were to occur while the vehicle is in motion, a vehicle crash could occur. .

Remedy: The dealer will purge the throttle cable of any internally trapped water, if it is present. .

Notes: System: fuel; throttle linkages; accelerator; flexible. 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 within a reasonable time and free of charge or the remedy does not correct the defect or noncompliance, please contact buick service center at 1-800-521-7300. Also, contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-800-424-9393. .

#
3
Make(s):
BUICK, OLDSMOBILE
Model(s):
CENTURY, CIERA
Year(s):
1994
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
94V008000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
49,047

Affected Component: Vehicle speed control:springs.

Summary: In the event of a primary accelerator control spring failure, the secondary (back-up) accelerator control return spring will not return the throttle to the fully closed position, as required by fmvss no. 124, "accelerator control system. ".

Conequence: Consequence of non-compliance: loss of throttle control could result in a vehicle crash without prior warning. .

Remedy: Dealers will replace the secondary throttle return spring. .

Notes: System: fuel; throttle linkages and control return spring; fmvss no. 214. Vehicle description: passenger cars equipped with 3. 1l l82 engines. Note: if your vehicle is presented to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and the remedy is not provided within a reasonable time and free of charge or the remedy does not correct the defect or noncompliance, please contact buick service center at 1-800-521-7300 or contact oldsmobile service center at 1-800-442-6537. Also, contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-800-424-9393. .

#
4
Make(s):
BUICK, OLDSMOBILE
Model(s):
CENTURY, CIERA
Year(s):
1994
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
94V159000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
139,542

Affected Component: Latches/locks/linkages:doors:latch.

Summary: Water intrusion can cause a short circuit in the power door lock assembly. .

Conequence: A short circuit in the power door lock assembly can result in a vehicle fire. .

Remedy: Dealers will replace the power door lock relay and any corroded terminals. In addition, the new relay will be relocated to an area where water intrusion is less likely. .

Notes: System: structure; door assembly; latches and locks. Vehicle description: passenger vehicles with power door locks. 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 or the remedy does not correct the defect, please contact buick service center at 1-800-521-7300 or oldsmobile service center at 1-800-442-6537. Also,contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-800-424-9393. .

#
5
Make(s):
BUICK, OLDSMOBILE
Model(s):
CENTURY, CIERA
Year(s):
1994
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
94V189000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
206

Affected Component: Steering:linkages:knuckle:spindle:arm.

Summary: The right hand spindle nut was not properly tightened during assembly. This can cause premature wheel bearing failure and over time, the spindle can fracture. .

Conequence: This would cause the wheel to separate from the axle and result in a vehicle crash. .

Remedy: Dealers will inspect the torque on the right hand front spindle nut. If the spindle nut is undertorqued the dealer will replace the right hand front wheel bearing assembly and the spindle nut will be replaced. .

Notes: System: suspension; independant front; spindle; knuckle; steering. Vehicle description: passenger cars. 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 or the remedy does not correct the defect, 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. .

#
6
Make(s):
BUICK, CHEVROLET, OLDSMOBILE, PONTIAC
Model(s):
6000, CELEBRITY, CENTURY, CIERA, CUTLASS
Year(s):
1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
95V173000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
2,216,325

Affected Component: Seat belts:front:anchorage.

Summary: These vehicles were assembled with rear outboard safety belt anchorages that may not withstand the required load. This does not comply with fmvss no. 210, "seat belt assembly anchorages. ".

Conequence: Consequence of non-compliance: in a collison, stress can cause the attachment metal to tear and allow the anchorage to separate from the body of the vehicle. The safety belt may not protect an occupant in the event of a vehicle crash. .

Remedy: Dealers will replace the existing anchor bolts with a new shoulder bolt and thread locking adhesive. Additionally, noise control patches will be applied at each anchorage. .

Notes: System: interior; active restraints; belt anchor and attachment; fmvss no. 210. Vehicle description: passenger vehicles. Note: 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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