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1998 Buick Park Avenue
3.8L 6-cyl Engine Code [K] 6-cyl Engine Code [K]
240 bhp. @ 5200 rpm / Torque: 280 ft. lbs. @ 3600 rpm
3.8L - V 6-cyl (Gasoline engine w/ Supercharger)

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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  API*
    Above 0 F  »  10W-30 [1]
    Below 61 F  »  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    P/N 12377967 has been replaced by P/N 19353126.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. Fluid Capacities (drive train fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  4.5 quarts [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  13 quarts
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, 4T65-E-HD Initial Fill  »  7.4 quarts
    Automatic Transmission, 4T65-E Initial Fill  »  7.4 quarts
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    4 speed 4T65-E-HD  »  13.4 quarts
    4 speed 4T65-E  »  13.4 quarts
    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 46153 Air Filter  
    Cabin Air Filter WIX 24874 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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ATM10W-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...
XLT10W-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...
OET10W-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...
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 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:
Lubricate
Item:
Chassis
Interval in Month(s):
0
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:
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:
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:
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:
Inspect/replace
Item:
Supercharger fluid
Interval in Month(s):
36
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A liquid used to lubricate the internal components (for example, the impeller and the bearings) of a supercharger.
Distance:
50,000 miles (80,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
0
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
5.4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
50,000 miles (80,000 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:
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:
0.9
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:
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:
1998-01-01
Bulletin Number:
735023A
NHTSA Item Number:
600208

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components.

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing noise coming from front brakes. ( nhtsa item number - 600208 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-02-01
Bulletin Number:
98003
NHTSA Item Number:
600193

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on spark plug tip erosion calibration pcm reflash. ( nhtsa item number - 600193 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-03-01
Bulletin Number:
10003
NHTSA Item Number:
601770

Component Description: Power train.

Service Bulletin Summary: This bulletin mentions that technicians may encounter sps error codes when attempting to reprogram the power train control module. ( nhtsa item number - 601770 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
971201776530
NHTSA Item Number:
600214

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

Service Bulletin Summary: Comments that the engine runs rough, has lack of power, has a knock noise, and/or the mil (malfunction indicator light) is illuminated. ( nhtsa item number - 600214 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
98876514
NHTSA Item Number:
601121

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

Service Bulletin Summary: Condition regarding the engine intermittently stalls during a closed throttle deceleration from about 35 mph. ( nhtsa item number - 601121 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-04-01
Bulletin Number:
1000
NHTSA Item Number:
601768

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

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on harmonic type noise from vehicle at highway speed. ( nhtsa item number - 601768 ).

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:
1998-05-01
Bulletin Number:
98838208
NHTSA Item Number:
601054

Component Description: Visibility:windshield wiper/washer.

Service Bulletin Summary: Passenger side windshield wiper/washer does not fully clean lower portion of windshield. ( nhtsa item number - 601054 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-05-01
Bulletin Number:
98016
NHTSA Item Number:
601402

Component Description: Visibility:windshield wiper/washer.

Service Bulletin Summary: Windshield washer low fluid instrument panel message inoperative. ( nhtsa item number - 601402 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-05-01
Bulletin Number:
98110
NHTSA Item Number:
601406

Component Description: Visibility:windshield wiper/washer.

Service Bulletin Summary: Conditions with the low windshield washer fluid warning message on the driver information center due to a missing circuit in an instrument panel wiring harness. ( nhtsa item number - 601406 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-05-01
Bulletin Number:
98737104A
NHTSA Item Number:
601408

Component Description: Power train:manual transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns of noise/vibration/growl from front of vehicle on right turns or hard acceleration. ( nhtsa item number - 601408 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-05-01
Bulletin Number:
98016
NHTSA Item Number:
601458

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Conditions with windshield washer low fluid instrument panel message inoperative. ( nhtsa item number - 601458 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-06-01
Bulletin Number:
98016A
NHTSA Item Number:
601891

Component Description: Visibility:windshield wiper/washer.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles cannot display the low windshield washer fluid warning message on the driver information center due to a missing circuit in an instrument panel wiring harness. ( nhtsa item number - 601891 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-06-01
Bulletin Number:
98029
NHTSA Item Number:
601893

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:delivery:fuel pump.

Service Bulletin Summary: Incorrect fuel pump assembly. ( nhtsa item number - 601893 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
839606
NHTSA Item Number:
609639

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

Service Bulletin Summary: Trunk mounted 12 cd changer ejects intermittently. Yd ( nhtsa item number - 609639 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
731614A
NHTSA Item Number:
609642

Component Description: Seats.

Service Bulletin Summary: The front seat adjuster switch trim plate has become dtached from the seat and/or seat rocks. Yd ( nhtsa item number - 609642 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-09-01
Bulletin Number:
838310A
NHTSA Item Number:
602775

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:storage:tank assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns of fuel gauge fluctuates between full and empty when tank is full. ( nhtsa item number - 602775 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-09-01
Bulletin Number:
833004
NHTSA Item Number:
603826

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing shake / vibration in steering wheel, floor, seat at highway speeds on smooth roads. ( nhtsa item number - 603826 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-09-01
Bulletin Number:
849602
NHTSA Item Number:
603828

Component Description: Visibility:power window devices and controls.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some customers may comment the radio clock gains an excessive amount of time. ( nhtsa item number - 603828 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-09-01
Bulletin Number:
836319
NHTSA Item Number:
603833

Component Description: Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing a rattle noise from rear of vehicle. ( nhtsa item number - 603833 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-10-01
Bulletin Number:
98849602A
NHTSA Item Number:
602750

Component Description: Visibility:power window devices and controls.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some customers may comment on radio clock gains an excessive amount of time. ( nhtsa item number - 602750 ).

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:
1999-04-01
Bulletin Number:
990139005
NHTSA Item Number:
606579

Component Description: Visibility:defroster/defogger system.

Service Bulletin Summary: A condition may exist where the hvac control assembly displays inaccurate temperature setting and / or emits tick noise. ( nhtsa item number - 606579 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
990730007
NHTSA Item Number:
607351

Component Description: Power train:axle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles with hydra-matic transaxle may exhibit vehicle shudder when reapplying throttle (greater than 50%) after stopping. ( nhtsa item number - 607351 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-09-01
Bulletin Number:
990232007
NHTSA Item Number:
608376

Component Description: Steering.

Service Bulletin Summary: This bulletin addresses concerns of steering vibration / shudder / moan during parking maneuvers on dry pavement. ( nhtsa item number - 608376 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-09-01
Bulletin Number:
990604037
NHTSA Item Number:
608390

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition:module.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject on on-board diagnostic (obd) system improvements. ( nhtsa item number - 608390 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-10-01
Bulletin Number:
990605005
NHTSA Item Number:
6088811

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

Service Bulletin Summary: Some vehicles may exhibit a popping type noise heard in the passenger compartment. ( nhtsa item number - 6088811 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-10-01
Bulletin Number:
990308005
NHTSA Item Number:
6088815

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing clunk, ratthe or metal to metal noise from front of vehicle. ( nhtsa item number - 6088815 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-10-01
Bulletin Number:
990308005
NHTSA Item Number:
6088866

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing clunk, rattle or metal to metal noise from front of vehicle. ( nhtsa item number - 6088866 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-10-01
Bulletin Number:
990850018
NHTSA Item Number:
6088910

Component Description: Seats:front assembly:power adjust.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding front seat adjuster switch trim plate detaching from seat and / or seat chucks / rocks. ( nhtsa item number - 6088910 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-10-01
Bulletin Number:
990604045
NHTSA Item Number:
6088955

Component Description: Vehicle speed control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding low power / stumble when accelerating in turns or straight line. ( nhtsa item number - 6088955 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-12-01
Bulletin Number:
990850021
NHTSA Item Number:
6089947

Component Description: Seats:front assembly:seat heater/cooler.

Service Bulletin Summary: A condition with the front seat back and / or seat cushion heat element is non-functioning. ( nhtsa item number - 6089947 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-01-01
Bulletin Number:
000730001
NHTSA Item Number:
609697

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

Service Bulletin Summary: Some customers may comment about the high effort to move the range selector (gear shift) control lever to a desired position. ( nhtsa item number - 609697 ).

Bulletin Date:
2000-08-01
Bulletin Number:
300800
NHTSA Item Number:
619036

Component Description: Seat belts.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding the front shoulder belt retractor campaign number 00039. ( nhtsa item number - 619036 ).

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:
2001-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3249
NHTSA Item Number:
10011691

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: High speed shake or vibration. ( nhtsa item number - 10011691 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-02-01
Bulletin Number:
010601007
NHTSA Item Number:
619176

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:cooling system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some owners may comment on engine coolant consumption, or an engine coolant leak near or under the throttle body area ofthe upper intake manifold. ( nhtsa item number - 619176 ).

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:
2001-07-01
Bulletin Number:
010601007A
NHTSA Item Number:
620835

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:cooling system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Experiencing excessive engine coolant consumption, or an engine coolant leak near or under the throttle body area of the upper intake manifold. ( nhtsa item number - 620835 ).

Bulletin Date:
2001-10-01
Bulletin Number:
000310007A
NHTSA Item Number:
627462

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding shake/vibration in steering wheel, floor,seat at highway speeds on smooth roads (diagnose/balance tires/wheels). ( nhtsa item number - 627462 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-02-01
Bulletin Number:
100202
NHTSA Item Number:
629785

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Onwers may encounter one fuel reading after they have finished driving the vehicle then a different reading when restarting the vehicle. ( nhtsa item number - 629785 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-04-01
Bulletin Number:
020730014
NHTSA Item Number:
634997

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on servicing 4t65e transaxle spacer plate and gaskets. ( nhtsa item number - 634997 ).

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:
2002-06-01
Bulletin Number:
00310007B
NHTSA Item Number:
634993

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Technical information regarding shake / vibration in steering wheel, floor, seat at highway speeds on smooth roads. ( nhtsa item number - 634993 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-07-01
Bulletin Number:
000730002B
NHTSA Item Number:
634985

Component Description: Power train:manual transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Concerns with slips, harsh upshift or garage shifts, launch shudders, flares, erratic shifts and intermittent concerns, diagnostic trouble code p1811 or p0748 set. ( nhtsa item number - 634985 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-07-01
Bulletin Number:
020730014A
NHTSA Item Number:
635006

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on servicing 4t65-e transaxle spacer plate and gaskets for various models from 1997 through 2002. ( nhtsa item number - 635006 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-08-01
Bulletin Number:
000310007C
NHTSA Item Number:
634981

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding shake / vibration in steering wheel, floor, seat at highway speeds on smooth roads. ( nhtsa item number - 634981 ).

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:
2003-07-01
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:
2003-08-01
Bulletin Number:
010235009A
NHTSA Item Number:
10004353

Component Description: Steering.

Service Bulletin Summary: Steering column to instrument panel fastener removal. ( nhtsa item number - 10004353 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-08-01
Bulletin Number:
030236002
NHTSA Item Number:
10012577

Component Description: Steering.

Service Bulletin Summary: Revised steering wheel position sensor or steering shaft lower bearing replacement procedure and steering wheel position sensor centering procedure. ( nhtsa item number - 10012577 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01768
NHTSA Item Number:
10006221

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ignition key replacement. ( nhtsa item number - 10006221 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01741
NHTSA Item Number:
10006271

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

Service Bulletin Summary: Supplement to 03054 recall - replacement fuel pressure regulator will not. Sit bulletin 1460267. ( nhtsa item number - 10006271 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
02120
NHTSA Item Number:
10007793

Component Description: Structure.

Service Bulletin Summary: Hvac faceplate lens available for replacement. Service vme. ( nhtsa item number - 10007793 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3015
NHTSA Item Number:
10008897

Component Description: Electrical system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Multiple stabilitrak/precision control codes such as c1282, c1283, c1284, c1285, c1287, and c1288 exist on delphi bosch 5. 0 or 5. 3 systems. ( nhtsa item number - 10008897 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01202004
NHTSA Item Number:
10009096

Component Description: Fuel system, other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Safety recall, product field action number 03054, higher than usual rate of fuel pressure regulator diaphragm leaks. A leak can allow fuel to enter the intake manifold through a vacuum line. Gm voicemail express. ( nhtsa item number - 10009096 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-02-01
Bulletin Number:
000310007E
NHTSA Item Number:
10001281

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Shake/vibration in steering wheel, floor, seat at highway speeds on smooth roads. ( nhtsa item number - 10001281 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-02-01
Bulletin Number:
040089005
NHTSA Item Number:
10012691

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: New replacement key blank available. ( nhtsa item number - 10012691 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-02-01
Bulletin Number:
02112004
NHTSA Item Number:
10012990

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition.

Service Bulletin Summary: Replacement ignition key clarification. ( nhtsa item number - 10012990 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-05-01
Bulletin Number:
03054
NHTSA Item Number:
10007859

Component Description: Electrical system:alternator/generator/regulator.

Service Bulletin Summary: Upcoming product safety recall fuel pressure regulator. ( nhtsa item number - 10007859 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-06-01
Bulletin Number:
040601017
NHTSA Item Number:
10008471

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

Service Bulletin Summary: New upper intake manifold and gasket kits. ( nhtsa item number - 10008471 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-06-01
Bulletin Number:
040601021
NHTSA Item Number:
10012148

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: New rear main seal and special tool for installation. ( nhtsa item number - 10012148 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-11-01
Bulletin Number:
000310007F
NHTSA Item Number:
618097

Component Description: Suspension.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles may experience shake / vibration in steering wheel, floor, seat at highway speeds on smooth roads. ( nhtsa item number - 618097 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-11-01
Bulletin Number:
010730032B
NHTSA Item Number:
628928

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some owners may comment on a transmission oil leak. ( nhtsa item number - 628928 ).

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:
2008-06-01
Bulletin Number:
PIC-4887
NHTSA Item Number:
10026686

Component Description: (A) Suspension:front:shock absorber., (B) Suspension:rear:shock absorber.

Service Bulletin Summary: Gmc: harsh ride or line installation concern with delco shock kit. Concerns with connecting the lines to the shocks and the air compressor. Concern of harsh ride after installation. ( nhtsa item number - 10026686 ).

Bulletin Date:
2016-08-01
Bulletin Number:
16NA260
NHTSA Item Number:
10082506

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

Service Bulletin Summary: This technical bulletin provides a procedure to re ( nhtsa item number - 10082506 ).


Recall Data Provided by NHTSA

#
1
Make(s):
BUICK, CHEVROLET, OLDSMOBILE, PONTIAC
Model(s):
88, BONNEVILLE, IMPALA, LESABRE, MONTE CARLO, PARK AVENUE
Year(s):
1998, 1999, 2000
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
04V090000
Recall Date:
February 24th, 2004
Units Affected:
910,873

Affected Component: Fuel system, gasoline:delivery.

Summary: On certain passenger vehicles equipped with 3800 v6 (l36) engines and certain delphi fuel pressure regulators, the regulators have a much higher than usual rate of fuel leaks. A leak can allow fuel to enter the intake manifold through a vacuum line. If the engine does not start when cranked, the fuel from the leaking regulator and a mistimed spark can cause a backfire. .

Conequence: The backfire can rupture the intake manifold. The rupture of the intake manifold can displace a fuel line, pulling an injector out of place, and causing a fuel leak and possible fire. .

Remedy: Dealers will install new fuel pressure regulators with improved diaphragms. The recall will be conducted in phased mailings. Phase 1 began on june 30, 2004, and phase 2 began on september 30, 2004. Owners should contact buick at 1-866-608-8080, oldsmobile at 1-800-630-6537, or pontiac at 1-800-620-7668. .

Notes: Gm recall no. 03054b. See campaign 03v-473 for additional units. 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
Model(s):
PARK AVENUE
Year(s):
1997, 1998
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
00V117000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
77,952

Affected Component: Seat belts:front:webbing.

Summary: Vehicle description: passenger vehicles. Some of these vehicles have front seat shoulder belts that may twist, allowing the webbing to become jammed in the retractor. .

Conequence: When the shoulder belt webbing becomes jammed in the retractor, the belt may be unusable. .

Remedy: Dealers will inspect for the presence of updated front shoulder belt bezels and where necessary, install new front seat shoulder belt opening bezel kits. .

Notes: Owner notification began august 31, 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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