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1999 Buick Century
3.1L 6-cyl Engine Code [M] Engine Code [M]
160 bhp. @ 5200 rpm / Torque: 185 ft. lbs. @ 4000 rpm
3.1L - V 6-cyl (Gasoline)

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Product Cross Reference Guide: This product cross reference guide follows recommendations outlined in your owners manual and also reflects periodic service recommendation updates from the original equipment manufacturer for this particular model (1999 Buick Century with engine code [M]) show example...

For example, the manufacturer may have recommended 5W30 motor oil at the time of production (owners manual) & later revised the recommendation to 5W20. This guide will reflect latest recommendation by the manufacturer for this model. If there are no special instructions from the manufacturer, the owner can choose to follow either one of the recommendation without voiding warranty hide example.

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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  API*
    Above 0 F  »  10W-30
    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) [2]
  5. Clutch Fluid

    Clutch Fluid  »  HB

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

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    P/N 12377967 has been replaced by P/N 19353126.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

  7. Fluid Capacities (drive train fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  4.5 quarts [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  11.6 quarts
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, 4T60-E Initial Fill  »  7.4 quarts
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    4 speed 4T60-E  »  13.4 quarts
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
  8. Chassis Lubrication

  9. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  18 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)
    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.
wix air filterWIX 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 filterWIX 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 filterWIX 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 filterWIX 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):
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:
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:
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:
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:
60,000 miles (96,000 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:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Spark plug wires
Interval in Month(s):
0
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):
0
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):
0
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):
0
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:
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:
1998-09-01
Bulletin Number:
837111
NHTSA Item Number:
602825

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may experience a shaking sensation when vehicle is operated between 35-55 mph (55-90 km/h) on smooth roads with curves or dips. ( nhtsa item number - 602825 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-10-01
Bulletin Number:
98059
NHTSA Item Number:
602745

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

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject on engine misfire - inspect/ replace ignition control module. ( nhtsa item number - 602745 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-10-01
Bulletin Number:
831704
NHTSA Item Number:
602983

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns of door handles on white painted vehicles truning yellow. ( nhtsa item number - 602983 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-10-01
Bulletin Number:
839607
NHTSA Item Number:
602985

Component Description: Visibility:power window devices and controls.

Service Bulletin Summary: Comments on switching between local stations or cross talk in metropolitan areas with several strong am stations. ( nhtsa item number - 602985 ).

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:
1999-06-01
Bulletin Number:
990232003
NHTSA Item Number:
606088

Component Description: Steering.

Service Bulletin Summary: Conditions with steering shudder or vibration at low speed. ( nhtsa item number - 606088 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-08-01
Bulletin Number:
990850012
NHTSA Item Number:
607583

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some customers may comment that the cupholder may separate from the armrest. ( nhtsa item number - 607583 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-08-01
Bulletin Number:
990603007
NHTSA Item Number:
607586

Component Description: Fuel system, other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some customers may comment that the fuel gauge reads incorrectly / fluctuates, and the low fuel chime sounds prematurely. ( nhtsa item number - 607586 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-09-01
Bulletin Number:
990866008
NHTSA Item Number:
608375

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Customers may comment that the convenience or cargo net in the luggage compartment cargo is too short or requires considerable effort to connect to both sides. ( nhtsa item number - 608375 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-10-01
Bulletin Number:
990603007A
NHTSA Item Number:
6088901

Component Description: Fuel system, other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Conditions with inaccurate fuel gauge / fluctuates, premature low fuel chime. ( nhtsa item number - 6088901 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-10-01
Bulletin Number:
990604046
NHTSA Item Number:
6088957

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Customers may comment on faulty indicators (svs, cruise, abs, low tire on; a/t, tcc or cruise inoperative), erratic fuel gauge or vehicle speed display. ( nhtsa item number - 6088957 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-12-01
Bulletin Number:
990138005
NHTSA Item Number:
6089978

Component Description: Equipment:electrical:air conditioner.

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing a lack of expected performance of the air conditioning system in hot humid weather. ( nhtsa item number - 6089978 ).

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:
2000-01-01
Bulletin Number:
000854001
NHTSA Item Number:
609701

Component Description: Communications:horn assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: A condition may exist of a high amount of effort required to sound the horn. ( nhtsa item number - 609701 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-01-01
Bulletin Number:
990603007B
NHTSA Item Number:
609721

Component Description: Fuel system, other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some customers may comment on the following conditions: 1) the fuel gauge reading incorrectly. 2) low fuel chime sounds prematurely. 3) fuel gauge may fluctuate from full to empty. ( nhtsa item number - 609721 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-09-01
Bulletin Number:
000851001
NHTSA Item Number:
6092333

Component Description: Visibility:rearview mirrors/devices:exterior.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some customers may comment that the black plastic housing around the outside rear view mirror turns chalky or is dull in color. ( nhtsa item number - 6092333 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-10-01
Bulletin Number:
000850011
NHTSA Item Number:
616350

Component Description: Seats.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some customers may comment on a popping or snapping sound when downward pressure is applied to the rear seat cushion at either outboard seating position. Some vertical cushion movement may accompany this sound. ( nhtsa item number - 616350 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-12-01
Bulletin Number:
00138012
NHTSA Item Number:
617733

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some customers may comment that the carpet on the front passenger side is wet. ( nhtsa item number - 617733 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3180
NHTSA Item Number:
10010868

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Dealers may comment on a chuggle, surge, misfire condition. ( nhtsa item number - 10010868 ).

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:
2001-02-01
Bulletin Number:
010601008
NHTSA Item Number:
619177

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some owners may comment on a repeat engine oil pan leak. ( nhtsa item number - 619177 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-02-01
Bulletin Number:
32
NHTSA Item Number:
623615

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding extra clips in the 4t65e transmission. ( nhtsa item number - 623615 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-03-01
Bulletin Number:
010730011
NHTSA Item Number:
619191

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:gear position indication (prndl).

Service Bulletin Summary: On some vehicles, the transmission gear range selector is difficult to shift. ( nhtsa item number - 619191 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-04-01
Bulletin Number:
010730017
NHTSA Item Number:
619356

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission:lever and linkage:floor shift.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some owners may comment that the transmission range selector lever is difficult to move / shift. ( nhtsa item number - 619356 ).

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:
990603007C
NHTSA Item Number:
619369

Component Description: Fuel system, other.

Service Bulletin Summary: A condition may exist in which the fuel gauge reads incorrectly / fluctuates, low fuel chime sounds prematurely. ( nhtsa item number - 619369 ).

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:
2001-06-01
Bulletin Number:
010601010A
NHTSA Item Number:
620810

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

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding polymer service pistons. ( nhtsa item number - 620810 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-06-01
Bulletin Number:
010523006A
NHTSA Item Number:
623403

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

Service Bulletin Summary: This bulletin is being issued to revise the fastener requirements for the front and rear brake caliper bracket replacement procedures in the disc-brake sub-section of brakes in the appropriate service manual. ( nhtsa item number - 623403 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-07-01
Bulletin Number:
010864001
NHTSA Item Number:
624068

Component Description: Visibility:power window devices and controls.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some customers may comment that the power window does not work or operates slowly. ( nhtsa item number - 624068 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-08-01
Bulletin Number:
280801
NHTSA Item Number:
625325

Component Description: Structure.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding a clunk or pop noise in the left front foot well area. ( nhtsa item number - 625325 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-10-01
Bulletin Number:
010866010
NHTSA Item Number:
627538

Component Description: Suspension:rear.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding itching type noise from rear of vehicle. ( nhtsa item number - 627538 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-10-01
Bulletin Number:
010310008
NHTSA Item Number:
627651

Component Description: Tires.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding false tire inflation monitor system. ( nhtsa item number - 627651 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-10-01
Bulletin Number:
111001
NHTSA Item Number:
627977

Component Description: Visibility:rearview mirrors/devices:exterior.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on diagnosing wind noise from the outside rearview mirror area. ( nhtsa item number - 627977 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-11-01
Bulletin Number:
011101
NHTSA Item Number:
628085

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns where the carpet pulls out from under the sill plate on the left or right rear foot well area. ( nhtsa item number - 628085 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-12-01
Bulletin Number:
010850013A
NHTSA Item Number:
628864

Component Description: Seats:front assembly:head restraint.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding height restraint height increases during vehicle operation. ( nhtsa item number - 628864 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-12-01
Bulletin Number:
010850013
NHTSA Item Number:
628867

Component Description: Seats:front assembly:head restraint.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding head restraint height increases during vehicle operation. ( nhtsa item number - 628867 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-12-01
Bulletin Number:
0108110004
NHTSA Item Number:
628877

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some customers may comment that the carpeting is separating from, or coming out from under the rear door opening sill plate molding. ( nhtsa item number - 628877 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-01-01
Bulletin Number:
020864001
NHTSA Item Number:
628826

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some customers may comment on wind noise or a whistle around the mirrors on the front doors. ( nhtsa item number - 628826 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-02-01
Bulletin Number:
020139001
NHTSA Item Number:
629522

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding hvac temperature difference side to side and/or diagnostic trouble codes b0361, b0441 set. ( nhtsa item number - 629522 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-02-01
Bulletin Number:
010310008A
NHTSA Item Number:
629556

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding false tire inflation monitor system (tim) message/lamo illumination (install new electronic brake traction control module- ebtcm). ( nhtsa item number - 629556 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-03-01
Bulletin Number:
020139002
NHTSA Item Number:
631232

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some customers may comment on the time it takes the right side door glass to defog. ( nhtsa item number - 631232 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-03-01
Bulletin Number:
000605049A
NHTSA Item Number:
631274

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

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding various driveability symptoms, malfunction indicator lamp illuminates intermittently, diagnostic trouble codes seat, engine will not start. ( nhtsa item number - 631274 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-04-01
Bulletin Number:
020601014
NHTSA Item Number:
634708

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

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding revised lower intake manifold installation. ( nhtsa item number - 634708 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-04-01
Bulletin Number:
020235002
NHTSA Item Number:
634917

Component Description: Steering:column.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns with tilt settering column sticking in position and unable to release. ( nhtsa item number - 634917 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-04-01
Bulletin Number:
040302
NHTSA Item Number:
636475

Component Description: Wheels.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on refinishing aluminum wheels. ( nhtsa item number - 636475 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-04-01
Bulletin Number:
042202
NHTSA Item Number:
636558

Component Description: Interior lighting.

Service Bulletin Summary: A condition may exist where the prindle display is not legible when moving form a dark area to a lighted area, when thevhecle is started inside a garage, the headlamps are turned on automatically and then the vehicle is backed into the sunl ( nhtsa item number - 636558 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-05-01
Bulletin Number:
010601008A
NHTSA Item Number:
634813

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some owners may comment on a repeat engine oil pan leak. ( nhtsa item number - 634813 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-05-01
Bulletin Number:
051302
NHTSA Item Number:
636650

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding carpet pulling out from under from the rear door sill plate, left or right side. ( nhtsa item number - 636650 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-06-01
Bulletin Number:
020235002A
NHTSA Item Number:
634927

Component Description: Steering:column.

Service Bulletin Summary: This bulletin provides information on tilt steering column sticking in psotion and unable to release. ( nhtsa item number - 634927 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-06-01
Bulletin Number:
062602
NHTSA Item Number:
636448

Component Description: Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles with the cj2 automatic air conditioning and without the u20 cluster which is the driver information center and the cj2 automatic air conditioner displays the celsius and not fahrenheit. ( nhtsa item number - 636448 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-08-01
Bulletin Number:
020235002B
NHTSA Item Number:
634911

Component Description: Steering:column.

Service Bulletin Summary: This bulletin provides information on two different conditions with the tilt steering column sticking the extreme up position and / or sticking in the no. 4 position. ( nhtsa item number - 634911 ).

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:
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:
2003-05-01
Bulletin Number:
030730017
NHTSA Item Number:
10002394

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Grind noise or no vehicle movement when shifting into drive or reverse. ( nhtsa item number - 10002394 ).

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:
2003-07-01
Bulletin Number:
57
NHTSA Item Number:
10016464

Component Description: Electrical system:wiring.

Service Bulletin Summary: Wire harness may be stretched, or the pcs may not be oriented in the same position, after installing a service replacement valve body assembly. Gm tech link. ( nhtsa item number - 10016464 ).

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:
030232049
NHTSA Item Number:
10004765

Component Description: Steering:linkages:tie rod assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Release of new outer tie rod ends for service. ( nhtsa item number - 10004765 ).

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:
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:
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:
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:
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:
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:
2004-09-01
Bulletin Number:
09072004
NHTSA Item Number:
10013192

Component Description: Exterior lighting:headlights.

Service Bulletin Summary: Low beam headlamp bulbs illumination reduce ability for driver to read signs when driving at night. ( nhtsa item number - 10013192 ).

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:
2005-09-01
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:
10018133

Component Description: Suspension.

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

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 ).


Recall Data Provided by NHTSA

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1
Make(s):
BUICK
Model(s):
CENTURY, REGAL
Year(s):
1999
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
04V375000
Recall Date:
August 10th, 2004
Units Affected:
199,793

Affected Component: Exterior lighting:headlights.

Summary: Certain passenger vehicles do not conform to the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 108, "lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment. " some of these vehicles do not meet the overhead sign illumination requirements. .

Conequence: Less illumination may reduce the ability of the driver to read overhead signs when driving at night. .

Remedy: Dealers will install new low beam headlamp bulbs in both of the headlamp assemblies. The recall began on september 8, 2004. Owners should contact buick at 1-866-608-8080. Note: if the bulb needs replacement in the future, gm bulb number 89024715 is available from a dealer, or the equivalent sylvania bulb is 9006hp, with orange lettering on the bulb. .

Notes: Gm recall no. 04052. Customers can also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236). .

#
2
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).

#
3
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).

#
4
Make(s):
BUICK
Model(s):
CENTURY, REGAL
Year(s):
1999
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
99V170000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
168,559

Affected Component: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock.

Summary: Some of these vehicles with the key in the "on" position, exhibit a condition in which the antilock brake system (abs) motor shorts to its case and grounds through a flexible brake fluid pipe. .

Conequence: This short can cause extreme heating of the flexible brake pipe where it can melt a nearby flexible plastic fuel hose, which could result in an underhood fire. .

Remedy: Dealers will install a ground cable from the electronic brake control module (ebcm) to the engine compartment body rail. .

Notes: Owner notification began august 25, 1999. 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. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236). .

#
5
Make(s):
BUICK
Model(s):
CENTURY, REGAL
Year(s):
1998, 1999
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
99V356000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
411,880

Affected Component: Exterior lighting:headlights.

Summary: Vehicle description: passenger vehicles. These vehicles do not conform to the requirements of fmvss no. 108, "lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment. " the vertical head lamp adjusting device may not be calibrated properly. .

Conequence: Driver visibility may be impaired increasing the risk of a crash. .

Remedy: Owners will be provided with an owner's manual insert containing instructions for optically aiming the headlamps. .

Notes: Owner notification began july 20, 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 buick at 1-800-521-7300. 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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