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1998 Chevrolet Monte Carlo
3.1L 6-cyl Engine Code [M] 6-cyl Engine Code [M]
160 bhp. @ 5200 rpm / Torque: 185 ft. lbs. @ 4000 rpm
3.1L - V 6-cyl (Gasoline)

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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  SEO23
    Above 0 F  »  10W-30
    All TEMPS  »  5W-30 [1]
  2. Automatic Transmission

  3. Power Steering Fluid

    Power Steering Fluid  »  PS003

    Power Steering Fluid (PSFCN)
  4. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HB

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

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    P/N 12377967 has been replaced by P/N 19353126.

  6. 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, 4T65-E Initial Fill  »  7.4 quarts
    Automatic Transmission, 4T60-E Initial Fill  »  7.4 quarts
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    4 speed 4T60-E  »  13.4 quarts
    4 speed 4T65-E  »  13.4 quarts
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
  7. Chassis Lubrication

    0 Fittings, 0 Plugs
  8. 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 46302 Air Filter  
    Fuel Filter WIX 33311 Fuel Filter  
    Transmission Filter WIX 58837 Auto Tran Filter  

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

    Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)
    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....
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:
Change
Item:
Engine oil
Interval in Month(s):
12
Labor Units:
0.16
Parts Units:
4
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:
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
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:
Clean
Item:
Radiator core & AC condenser
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The part of a vehicle's radiator and air conditioning systems made up of small-diameter tubes with a series of thin, heat-conducting fins in between.
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:
1998-06-01
Bulletin Number:
98839010
NHTSA Item Number:
602269

Component Description: Air bags.

Service Bulletin Summary: Some customers may comment that the air bag warning light comes on intermittently or stays on. ( nhtsa item number - 602269 ).

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

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

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

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

Component Description: Suspension.

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

Bulletin Date:
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:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
98067
NHTSA Item Number:
605963

Component Description: Equipment:other:labels.

Service Bulletin Summary: Product emission campaign information regarding emission label error. ( nhtsa item number - 605963 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
98067
NHTSA Item Number:
606581

Component Description: Equipment:other:labels.

Service Bulletin Summary: Product emission campaign regarding emission label error. ( nhtsa item number - 606581 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-05-01
Bulletin Number:
98067
NHTSA Item Number:
608393

Component Description: Equipment:other:labels.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject on 98067-product emission campaign emission label error. ( nhtsa item number - 608393 ).

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:
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:
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:
1999-12-01
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:
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:
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:
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:
2001-04-01
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:
2001-07-01
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:
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:
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:
2002-07-01
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:
2002-12-01
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:
2003-07-01
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:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
3115
NHTSA Item Number:
10009950

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

Service Bulletin Summary: Engine intake manifold coolant leak. ( nhtsa item number - 10009950 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-01-01
Bulletin Number:
01292004
NHTSA Item Number:
10013031

Component Description: Steering:hydraulic power assist system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Power steering gear lower pinion bearing, safety recall 03062. ( nhtsa item number - 10013031 ).

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:
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:
050525006
NHTSA Item Number:
10017542

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

Service Bulletin Summary: Revised front wheel speed sensor replacement procedure. ( nhtsa item number - 10017542 ).

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 ).

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

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1
Make(s):
BUICK, CHEVROLET, OLDSMOBILE, PONTIAC
Model(s):
CUTLASS, CUTLASS SUPREME, GRAND PRIX, INTRIGUE, LUMINA, MALIBU, MONTE CARLO, REGAL
Year(s):
1996, 1997, 1998
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
03V527000
Recall Date:
December 11th, 2003
Units Affected:
750,283

Affected Component: Steering:rack and pinion.

Summary: Certain passenger vehicles have lower pinion bearings in the power rack and pinion assembly in which the retainer tabs were not crimped properly. These retainers could fail and permit the ball bearings to escape. .

Conequence: If this occurs, the pinion shaft can be forced upward during left turns and back down as the steering wheel is moved back and to the right. If the pinion shaft moves further, the driver will need to exert more effort to turn the steering wheel, similar to a vehicle without power assisted steering. If the pinion shaft moves even further, the driver will require much higher effort to turn left and may not be able to turn the wheel as much as intended. With the maximum pinion shaft movement, which requires internal gear component damage, the driver can encounter high resistance to turning left, followed by unintended power assist to the right. In any of these conditions, a crash could occur. .

Remedy: Dealers will install a new lower pinion bearing unless inspect of the existing bearing indicates that replacement of the gear assembly is necessary. Owner notification began on february 5, 2004. Owners should contact buick at 1-866-608-8080; chevrolet at 1-800-630-2438; oldsmobile at 1-800-630-6537; or pontiac at 1-800-620-7668. .

Notes: Gm recall no. 03062. Customers can 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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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).

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Make(s):
BUICK, CHEVROLET, OLDSMOBILE, PONTIAC
Model(s):
GRAND PRIX, IMPALA, INTRIGUE, LUMINA, MONTE CARLO, REGAL
Year(s):
1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003
Manufacturer:
GENERAL MOTORS CORP.
NHTSA ID:
09V116000
Recall Date:
April 8th, 2009
Units Affected:
1,497,516

Affected Component: Engine and engine cooling.

Summary: General motors is recalling 1,497,516 my 1997-2003 buick regal, my 1998-2003 chevrolet lumina, monte carlo and impala, my 1998-1999 oldsmobile intrigue, my 1997-2003 pontiac grand prix vehicles equipped with a 3. 8l v6 naturally aspirated engine. Some of these vehicles have a condition in which drops of engine oil may be deposited on the exhaust manifold through hard braking. .

Conequence: If the manifold is hot enough and the oil runs below the heat shield, it may ignite into a small flame and may spread to the plastic spark plug wire channel and beyond increasing the risk of an engine compartment fire. .

Remedy: Dealers will replace the engine’s front valve cover and front-valve-cover gasket with new parts of an improved design and remove the engine’s plastic cover and plastic oil-fill-tube extension, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin during may 2016. Owners may contact chevrolet at 1-800-630-2438, oldsmobile at 1-800-630-6537, and pontiac at 1-800-620-7668 or http://www. Pontiac. Com or http:www. Gmownercenter. Com. .

Notes: Gm recall no. 09047. Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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Make(s):
BUICK, CHEVROLET, OLDSMOBILE, PONTIAC
Model(s):
GRAND PRIX, IMPALA, INTRIGUE, LUMINA, MONTE CARLO, REGAL
Year(s):
1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
Manufacturer:
General Motors LLC
NHTSA ID:
15V701000
Recall Date:
October 26th, 2015
Units Affected:
1,003,556

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

Summary: General motors llc (gm) is recalling certain model year 1998-1999 chevrolet lumina and oldsmobile intrigue, 1997-2004 buick regal and pontiac grand prix, 2000-2004 chevrolet impala, and 1998-2004 chevrolet monte carlo vehicles. The affected vehicles were previously repaired under recalls 08v-118, 09v-116, and 15v-201 to address the possibility that engine oil may drip onto the hot exhaust manifold. .

Conequence: Engine oil that drips onto the hot surface of the exhaust manifold may result in a fire. .

Remedy: The remedy applied under recalls 08v-118, 09v-116, and 15v-201 did not adequately remove the safety risk. Under the improved remedy, dealers will replace the engine’s front valve cover and gasket. Vehicles that are covered by recalls 08v-118, 09v-116, or 15v-201 that have not yet received the original remedy will instead receive the improved remedy under the original recall number. The recall began on february 19, 2016. Owners may contact chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020, buick customer service at 1-800-521-7300, oldsmobile customer service at 1-800-442-6537 and pontiac customer service at 1-800-458-8006. Gm's number for this recall is 15757. Note: until the improved remedy has been applied, owners are advised to park their vehicle outside since the fire risk exists even when the vehicle is unattended. .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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