1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup Owner's Manual

1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup Manual

1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup manual table of contents:

  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 1
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    The 1996 Chevrolet S-Series Owner's Manual Seats and Restraint Systems . This section tells you how to use your ... conditions. ProblemsontheRoad This section tellsyou what to do if you have a problem while driving, such asflat tire or overheated a engine, etc. Service and Appearance Care Here the ...
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    ... trademarks of General Motors Corporation. This manual includes the latest information at the time it was printed. We ... use it. AUTOMOTIVE SERVICE EXCELLENCE I For Canadian OwnersWho Prefer a French Language Manual: Aux... de ce guide en franpis chez votre concessionaire ou au: DGN Marketing Services...
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    Supplement to the 1996 GMC Jimmy, Chevrolet Blazer, GMC Sonoma and Chevrolet S-Seriesmuck Owner's Manuals This supplementincludes the latest information at the timeo printing. f We reserve the right to make changesin the product aJzer that ...
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    ... (N). 5. Release the parking brake only after the vehicle being towed is f i i l y attached to the tow vehicle. 6 . Insert the ignition key into the ignition switch and turn it one notch forward of the LOCK position. This places the key in the OFF position, which unlocks the ...
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    Recreational Vehicle Towing (Except Four-wheel Drive with the Manual Transfer Case) Vehicles with two-wheel drive orthe optional electronic ... be towed in this manner. Please contact your dealer for the towing information that is appropriatefor your particular vehicle. Vehicles withall-wheel drive (...
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    ... other people. In the caution area, we tell you what the hazard is. Then we tell you whatto do to help avoid or reduce the hazard. Please read thesecautions. If you don't, ... place to look for what you need is the Index in the back of the manual. It's analphabetical list of all that's ...
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    ...be covered by your warranty, and could be costly. it But the notice will tell you what to do to help avoid the damage. When you read other manuals, you might see CAUTION and NOTICEwarnings in different colors or in different words. II NOTICE: I These mean there something that could is damage your...
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    ... DOOR LOCK UNLOCK TURN SIGNALS e WINDSHIELD DEFROSTER COOLANT TEMP BATTERY CHARGING SYSTEM I-1 FUSE LIGHTER m BRAKE ( ) k3 0 HORN ,1, 11 '.* 0 VENTILATING FAN a ( ) @ SPEAKER ENGINE PRESSURE OIL e , FUEL b B3 V FOG LAMPS $0 ANTI-LOCK BRAKES
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 11
    Model Reference This manual covers these models: Regular Cab Pickup Extended Cab Pickup I vi
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    Section 1 Seats and Restraint Systems I Here you'll find information about the seats in your vehicle and ... not do with air bags and safety.belts. Manual Front Seat Seats and Seat Controls This... lose control of the vehicle if you try to adjust a manual driver's seat while the vehicle is moving. The ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 13
    I For vehicles without easy entry seats, move the lever under thefront of the seat toward the driver's door to unlock it. Slide the seat to where you want it. For vehicles with easy entry seats, move the lever under the front of the seat up to unlock it. Slide the seat to where you want it. ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 14
    Manual Lumbar Support (Option) If you have this feature, there will be a knob on the outside of the driver and passenger bucket seats. ... lever on the outer side of the seat. Turn the knob counterclockwise to increase lumbar support and clockwise to decrease lumbar support. Release the lever ...
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    But don't have seatback reclinedif your vehicleis moving. a Sitting in a reclined position when your vehicle is in motion can be dangerous. Even if you buckle up, your safety belts can't do theirwhen job you're reclined like this. The shoulderbelt can't do its job because it won't be ...
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    Seatback Latches The front seatback folds forward to let people get into the back seat or reach the storage area behind the seat. To return the seatback to the upright position, pushthe seatback all the way back until the latchcatches. If the seatback was reclined before being folded forward, it ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 17
    ... a vertical position.To store the seat, fold the seatback downon the cushion, then push, the entire seat up until it is flush with the trim panels. by Don't let the safety belts be damaged the hinges or the latches. Safety belts should be folded and stored between the seat cushion seatback. and
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    Safety Belts: They're for Everyone This part of the manual tells you how use safety belts to properly. It also tells you some ... do with safety belts. And it explains the Supplemental Inflatable Restraint (SIR), or airbag system. L. Your vehicle has a light that comes on as a reminder to buckle up....
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    Why Safety Belts Work When you ride in or on anything, you go as fast as it goes. Put someone on it. Take the simplest vehicle. Suppose just a seat on wheels. it's 1-8
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    1 Get it up to speed. Then stop the vehicle. The rider doesn't stop. The person keeps going until stopped by something. In a real vehicle, it could be the windshield... 1-9
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    or the instrument panel... or the safety belts! With safety belts,you slow down as the vehicle does. You get more time to stop. stop over more distance, You and your strongest bones take the forces. That's why safety belts make such good sense. 1-10
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    ...are in many vehicles today and will be in most of them in the future. But they are supplemental systems only; so they work with safety belts -- not instead of them. Every air bag system ever offered for sale has required the use of safety belts. Even if you're...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 23
    ... If a child will be riding in your vehicle, see the part of this manual called "Children." Follow those rules for everyone's ...want to know which restraint systems your vehicle has. We'll start with thedriver position. Driver Position This part describes the driver's restraint system. Lap-...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 24
    5. To make the lap part tight, pull down on the buckle end of the belt as you pull up on the shoulder belt. The lap part of the belt should be worn low and snug on the hips, just touching the thighs. a crash, this applies In force to the strong pelvic bones. And you'd be less likely to slide ...
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    What's wrong with this? I I I You can be seriously hurtif your shoulder belt is too loose.In a crash, you would move forward too much, which could increase injury. The fit shoulder belt should against your body. I I A: The shoulder belt is too loose. It won't give nearly as much protection ...
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    &.' What's wrong with this? 4 CAUTION: You can beseriously injured if your belt is buckled in the wrong placelike this. In acrash, the belt would go up over your abdomen.The belt forces would be there, notat thepelvic bones. This could cause serious internal injuries.Always buckle yourbelt into ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 27
    ... seriously injured you wear the if shoulder belt under your arm. In a crash, your body would move too far forward, which would of increase the chance head andneck injury. Also, the belt would apply too much force to the ribs, which aren't as strong as shoulder bones. You could also severely injure...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 28
    @' What's wrong with this? I You can be seriously injured by a twisted belt. In a crash, you wouldn't have the full width of the belt to spread impact forces. If a belttwisted, is so make it straight it can work properly,or ask fix your dealer to it. A: The belt is twisted across the body. 1-...
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    ...for Here are the most 'important things know about the to air bag system: .I CA g: -- You can beseverely injured orkilled in a crash...only a "supplemental restraint." That it is, works withsafety belts but doesn't replace them. CAUTION: (Continued) To unlatch the belt, push the buttonon ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 30
    ...maintaining controlof your vehicle. The system checks the air bag's electrical system for malfunctions. The light tells you if there is an electrical problem. See "Air Bag Readiness Light'' in the Index for more information. 1-19
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 31
    I How the Air Bag System Works Don't put anything on, attach anything the or to, (such as steering wheel. Also, don't put anything pets or objects) between the driver and the steering wheel. If something is between an occupant and an air it could affect the bag, performance of the air bag o r ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 32
    ...impact of sufficient severity, the air bag sensing system detects that the vehicle is suddenly stopping as a result ... sealed in the inflator. The reaction produces nitrogen gas, which inflates the air bag. The inflator,... an air bag restrain? The air bag system is designedto work properly under a wide...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 33
    ... will include the air bag module and possibly other parts. The service manual for your vehicle covers the needto replace other parts. Your vehicle is equipped with a diagnostic module, which records information about the air bag system. The module ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 34
    ... service manual have information about servicing your vehicle and the air bag system. To purchase a service manual, see "Service and Owner Publications'' in the Index. h CAUTION: I For up to minutes after the two ignition key is turned off and the battery disconnected,an air ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 35
    ... things that change your vehicle's frame, bumper system, front end sheet metal or height, they may keep the air bag system from working properly. Also, the air bag ... are Step Twoof in the Customer Satisfaction Procedure in this manual. See "Customer Satisfaction Procedure'' the Index.)...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 36
    ... in a crash. For pregnant women, as for anyone, the key to making safety belts effective is wearing them properly. -:! . . * >.?X. I b I C Center Passenger c- . Right Front, ... it will lock.'If it does, let it go backdl the way and start.again: S' Lap Belt' If your vehicle has a bench ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 37
    ...I When you, sit in a center seating position, you have a lap safety belt, which has no retractor. make the belt To longer, tiltthe latch plate and pullit along the belt. To make the belt shorter, its free end as shown until pull the belt is snug. Buckle, position and release the way as the lap...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 38
    ...Seats) Lap Belt These are reserve seating positions equipped with lap belts only. (If your extended cab pickup has the optional side access panel, there's only one reserve seating position.) It's veryimportant for rear seat passengers to buckle,up! Accident statistics show that unbelted people ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 39
    ... restraints on these seats. They won't work properly. I Smaller children and babies should always be, restrained ina child or infant restraint. The instructions for the restraint say whether it will is the right type aqd for yourchild. A very size young child's hip bonesare so small that a ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 40
    at only 25mph (40 km/h), a 12-1b. (5.5 kg) baby will suddenly become a 240-lb. (110 kg) force on your arms. The baby would be almost impossible to hold. Secure the baby in infant restraint. an A CAUTION: Never hold a baby in your armswhile riding ina vehicle. A baby doesn't weigh much until a ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 41
    .... You may find these instructions on the restraint itselfor in a booklet, or both. These restraintsusethe belt system in your vehicle, but the...secured within the restraint to help reduce the chance of personal injury. The instructions that come with the infant or child restraint will show you how do ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 42
    ...and pulling it along the belt. 2. Put the restraint on the seat. Follow the instructions for the child restraint. 3. Secure the child in the child.restraintas the instructions... Run the vehicle's safety'belt through or around the restraint. The child restraint instructions will show you how. 1-31
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 43
    7. Push and pull the child restraintin different directions to be sure it is secure. If it isn't, secure the restraint in a different place in the vehicle and contact the child restraint makerfor their advice about how to attach the child restraint properly. To remove the child restraint, just ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 44
    ... child restraint has one. 1. Put the restraint on the seat. Follow the instructions for the child restraint. 2. Secure the child in the child restraint as the ...vehicle's safety belt through or around the restraint. The child restraint instructions will show you how. . If the shoulder belt goes in ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 45
    I 4. Buckle the belt. Make sure the release buttonis positioned so you would be able to unbucklethe safety belt quickly you ever had to. if 5. Pull the rest of the shoulder belt all the way of out the retractorto set the lock. 1-34
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 46
    6. To tighten the belt, feed the shoulder belt back into the retractor whileyou push down on the child restraint. 7. Push and pull the child restraint in different directions to besure it is secure. To remove the child restraint,just unbuckle the vehicle's safety belt andlet itgo back all the ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 47
    I Never do this. Here two childrenare wearing the same The belt. belt can't properly spread the impact forces. In a crash, thetwo children can crushed together be and seriously injured. A belt must be used by only oneperson at a time. &= What if a child is wearing a lap-shoulderbelt, is but ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 48
    Never do this. Here a child issitting ina seat thatl has a lap-shoulder belt, but the shoulder part is behind way, the child. If the child wears the belt in this in a crash the child might slide under the The belt. belt's force would then be applied right on the child's abdomen. That could ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 49
    ...you, you should use it. Checking Your Restraint Systems Now and then, makesure the safety belt ... for any other loose or damaged safety belt system parts. If you see anything that might...for any openedor broken air bagcovers, and have them repaired or replaced.(The air bag system does not need regular ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 50
    Replacing Restraint System Parts After a Crash If you've had a crash,...new belts. If belts are cut or damaged, replace them. Collision damage also may ... safety belt or seat parts repairedor replaced. New parts and repairs at may..., you'll need to replace air bag earlier in system parts. See the part...
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    ...on your vehicle, and information on starting, shifting and braking. Alsoexplained are the instrument panel and the warning systems tell you if ... to do if you have a problem. K -1s I A CAUT'3N: Leaving young children ina vehicle with the ignition key is dangerous for many reasons. chilc A or others ...
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    This vehicle has one double-sided key for the ignition and door locks. It will fit with either side up. The bar-coded tag hasa code on ... has a number of features that can help prevent theft. But you can have a lot of trouble getting into your vehicle if ever you lock your keys inside. You may even ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 54
    Door Locks 1 You can use the Keyless EntrySystem, if you have this option. \ CAUTION: --- You can use your key to unlock your door from the outside. To lock your door from the inside, slide the lever on your inside door rearward. Unlocked doors canbe dangerous. Passengers especially children ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 55
    ...If your vehicle has power door locks, the switch is located on the armrest. Press LOCK to lock all... Your vehicle may be equipped with a side access panel for convenience in loading and unloading cargo. ... door on the passenger's side. To open the side access panel, first open driver's the front door. ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 56
    Keyless Entry System (Option) If your vehicle has option, you can lock and unlock this your ... that may cause undesired operation. Should interference to this system occur, try this: 0 Check to determine battery replacement is necessary. if See the instructiohs on battery replacement. 0 Check the ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 57
    To replace batteries in the Keyless Entry transmitter: Tailgate You can open the tailgate by pullingup on the handle while pullingthe tailgate down. When you put tailgate backup, be sure it the latches securely. Follow these steps you want to remove the tailgate: if 1. Raise the tailgate slightly....
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 58
    ... a tone reminding you to remove your key from the ignition and take it with you. Always do this. Your steering wheel will be locked, and so will your ignition. If you have an automatic transmission, taking ... keys. But whatif you have to leave your ignition key? What if you have to leave something ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 59
    ...Break-In" Ignition Positions Use the key to turn the ignition switch to five different positions. NOTICE: Your modern vehicle doesn't need an elaborate "break-in...new linings can mean premature wear and earlier replacement. Follow this breaking-inguideline every time you get ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 60
    ... and prevent you from starting your vehicle. LOCK (B): This position locks your ignition, steering ...only beable to remove your key when the ignition is turned to LOCK. On manual transmission vehicles, turning ... a tool to force it could break the key or the ignition switch. If none of this works, then ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 61
    Key Release Button To remove the key on manual transmission vehicles, turn the keyto the OFF ... down at the same time. Pull the key straight out. 1 *A Starting Your Engine 1 Engines ...You will 'find VIN at the t O P left of your instrum&t panel. "Vehicle (See Identification Number"in the Index...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 62
    ... the way down -- that's a safety feature. Starting Your 2.2 Liter Engine 1. Without pushing the accelerator pedal, turn your ignition key to START. When the engine starts, let go of the key. The idle speed will go down as your engine gets warm....
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 63
    Starting Your "VORTEC" 4300 Engine 1. Without pushing the accelerator pedal, turn your ignition key to START. When the engine starts, let go of the key. The idle speed will go down as your engine gets warm. 3. 'If your ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 64
    ....L In very cold weather, 0°F (- 18°C) or colder, the engine coolant heater can help. You'll get easier starting and better fuel economy during engine warm-up. Usually, the coolant heater should be plugged in a minimum of four hours prior to ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 65
    4. After you've used the coolant heater, be sure to store the cord as it was beforeto keep it...damaged. How long should you keep the coolant heater plugged in? The answer depends on the outside temperature,...wheels. It's the best position to use when you start yourengine because your vehicle can't...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 66
    ...€™t move, even when you’re fairly on level ground, always set your parking brake and ...€™the shift lever is €ully in PARK range (P) before starting the engine. Your vehicle has a brake-transmission ... regular brakes before you can shift from PARK (P) when the ignition key is ii.1the RUN position. If...
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    r 1 NOTICE: Damage to your transmission caused shifting by out of PARK (P) or NEUTRAL (N) with the engine racing isn't covered by your warranty. 2-16
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    FIRST (1): This position gives you even more power (but lower fuel economy) than SECOND (2). You can use it on very steep hills,... forward, the transmission won't shiftinto FIRST (1) until the vehicle is goingslowly enough. Manual Transmission 5-Speed 1 NOTICE: If your rear wheels can't rotate, ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 69
    ... let up on the clutch. Press the clutch pedal backdown. Then shift into FIRST (1). NEUTRAL (N): Use this position when start or you idle yourengine. REVERSE (R):To back up, pressthe clutch pedal down, wait about six seconds, then shift into REVERSE ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 70
    ... you when to shift to the next higher gear for best fuel economy. a CAUTION: If you skip ...vehiclehas four-wheel drive andis equipped with a manual transmission, disregard the SHIFT light when the transfer ...economy, accelerate slowly and you. For the best fuel shift when the light comes on. While you ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 71
    ...to 4HI or 4LO. You should use 2HI for most normal driving conditions. Manual Transfer Case NOTICE: Driving in the 4HI or 4LO positions for a long time...of your vehicle's drivetrain. If your four-wheel-drive vehicle has the manual transfer case, the transfer case shift lever ison the floor next to ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 72
    ... go out after you shift out of four-wheel drive, have yourdealer check your system. Turn the INTLIGHTS switch located to the right of your headlamp switch to dim your transfer case indicator light when yourheadlamps or parking lamps are on. This ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 73
    ... moving less than3 mph m with the transmission in NEUTRAL (N) (4.8 k ) for an automatic transmission. For a ,manual transmission, the clutch pedal must be engaged.The preferred method...gearscould clash. Remember that drivingin 4HI or 4LO may reduce fuel economy. Also,driving in four-wheel drive on dry...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 74
    ... has the electronic transfer case, the transfer case switches are above the radio controls. 4LO: This setting also... or descending steep hills. Indicator lights in the switches show which setting you you ... lights willcome on briefly when you turn on the ignition andone will stay on. If the lights do ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 75
    ... 1 to 2 mph (1.6 to 3.2 km/h). Press andrelease the 4HI switch. You must wait for the 4HI indicator ... your vehiclein for service to restore normal operation. If the 4LO switch is pressed when your ... into 4L0, your transmission indicator switch mayrequire adjustment. With your transmission in NEUTRAL ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 76
    ... with your right foot. Push down the parking brake pedal with your left foot. If the ignition ison, the brake system warning light will come on. I NOTICE: ... on can cause your rear brakes to overheat. You may have to replace them, and you could damage other also parts of ...
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    ... or otherscould be injured. To be sure yourvehicle won't move, even fairly level ground, use the steps when you're on that follow. If you have four-wheel drive with a manual transfer case shift and your lever transfer caseis in NEUTRAL(N), your vehicle will ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 78
    ...go. 3. If you have four-wheel drive with a manual transfer case shift lever, besure the transfer case is in a drive gear -- not in NEUTRAL (N). 4. Turn the ignition key to LOCK. 5. Remove the key and take it with you. If you can remove the key from your ignition, your vehicle is in PARK (P). 2-27
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 79
    ... fully apply your regular brake before you can shift from PARK (P) when the ignition is the in RUN position. See "Automatic Transmission Operation" in the Index... and hold the brake until the endof Step 4. 3. Shift to NEUTRAL (N). 4. Start the vehicle and then shiftto the drive gear you want. 5....
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 80
    Parking Your Vehicle (Manual Transmission Models Only) Before you get out ... off your engine, put your manual transmission in REVERSE (R) and firmly apply ...If you have four-wheel drive with a manual transfer case shift lever, be sure... parts under your vehicle and ignite. Don't park over papers, leaves...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 81
    ...some things to know. - - Engine exhaust can kill. It contains the gas carbon monoxide (CO), which you can't see or smell. It can cause unconsciousness and ... carbon monoxide (CO) into yourvehicle even if the fan switch at thehighest setting. One place is this can happenis a garage....
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 82
    ... have the optional power windows, the controls are on each of the side doors. Your power windows will only work when the ignition has been turned to RUN. The driver's door has a switch for the passenger's window as well. 2-31
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 83
    ... the express-down feature. Lightly tap the switch to open the window slightly. The express-down ...any time by pressing the up arrow end the switch. of Swing-Out Windows (ExtendedCab) To open ..., be sure the latch catches. Press the side of the switch with the down arrow to lower the window. to Press ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 84
    Sliding Rear Window (Option) Tilt Wheel (Option) If you have the tilt steering wheel, you should adjust the steering wheel before you drive. You can raise it to the highest level to give your legs more room whenyou enter and exit the vehicle. Squeeze the latch in the center of the window and ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 85
    ... the turn is finished, the lever will return automatically. An arrow on the instrument panel will flash in the direction of the turn or lane change. The lever on ... your: 0 Turn Signal and Lane Change Indicator Headlamp HighLow Beam Changer WindshieldWipers WindshieldWasher Cruise Control (Option) ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 86
    If a bulb is burned out, replace it to help avoid an accident. If the arrows donମ. whenyou signal a turn, check the fuse (see“Fuses and Circuit Breakers” in the Index... release it. When the high-beam headlamps are on, this indicator light on the instrument panel also will be on. For a single wiping...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 87
    ...you apply off. In freezing weather, don't use your washer until the windshield is warmed. Otherwise the washer fluid form on windshield, can ice the blocking your vision. Ifyou have a manual transmission and you apply your brakes or push the clutch pedal, the cruise control will shut off. 2-36
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 88
    ...: - If you leave your cruise control switch on when you're not using cruise,you might ... control. Keep the OFF until you want to use it. cruise control switch 1. Move the cruise control switch to ON. 2. Get up to the speed you want. 3. Press in the SET button at the end of the lever and release...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 89
    ... go right backup to your chosen, speed and stay there. Remember, if you hold the switch at R/A longer than a 112 second, the vehicle will keep going faster until you release the switchor ... brake. You could be startled and even lose control. So unless you wantto go faster, don't hold the switch atWA.,
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 90
    ... the clutch pedal, if you have a manual transmission. Move the cruise switch to OFF. The switches are on the driver's side of your instrument panel. Erasing Speed Memory When you turn off the cruise control or the ignition, your cruise control set speed memory is erased. 2-...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 91
    ... tone willsound when your headlamps or parking lamps and interior lamps are turned on and your ignition is inOFF, LOCK or ACCESSORY. To turn the tone off, press the OFF switch. ParkingLamps... OFF to turn off your lamps. the ignition is on, the headlamp switch is off, and the parking brake is ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 92
    ... DRL indicator light is a reminder to turn your headlamp switch on. The other lamps that come on with your headlamps will also come on. When you turn the headlamp switch off, the regular lamps will go off,... headlamps must be onfor your fog lamps to work. The foglamp switch is on the instrument panel ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 93
    ... door is opened or unlocked with the Keyless Entry System, if so equipped, or until the ignition key is turned RUN or ACCESSORY. The to lamps will also stayon for ... Brightness Control Turn the switch next the headlamp switch up to to make your instrument panel and transfer case ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 94
    Mirrors Inside DayNight Rearview Mirror Outside Manual Adjust Mirror Adjust your outside mirrors you can justsee the ... L or R to choose the mirror, then press the arrows on the outside switch ring to adjust the mirror. Press the tab under the mirror to reduce glare from headlamps behind you. 2-43
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 95
    ... you can see more from the driver's seat. Storage Compartments Glove Box To open your glove box, squeeze the lever at the top of the glove box and lowerthe door. Two cup depressions are provided for your convenience, but the glove box should not be open whiledriving. I I A convex mirror ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 96
    Front StorageArea If your vehicle has this console compartment, squeeze it. the front lever while lifting the top to open You can store cassettes in the slots in the front of the compartment. If you have a compact disc player, you may store compact discs inside the console. If your vehicle has ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 97
    Ashtrays and Cigarette Lighter The front ashtray mustbe completely pulled out to open position before the ashtray cover opens and smoking material can bedeposited. NOTICE: Don't hold a cigarette lighter in with your hand while it is heating. If you do, it won't be able to back away from the ...
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    ... the top of the door and follow the proper installation instructions that are included with any electrical equipment you install. These circuits are protected by a fuse and have maximum current levels. I NOTICE: Pull the sun visor down ...
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    Instrument Panel 2-48
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 100
    1. AirVents 7. Cigarette LightedPower Auxiliary Outlets (Option) 8. Storage Compartment 2. Instrument Cluster 3. Electronic Transfer Case (Option) 4. Comfort Controls 5. Glove Box 6. Ashtray 9. Audio System 10. Lamp Controls 11. BrakeRelease 12. Fog Lamps (Option) 2-49
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 101
    Instrument Panel Cluster Your instrument cluster is designed to let you know at a glance how your ... You'll know how fast you're going, about how much fuel you've used, and many other thingsyou'...drive safely and economically. I SERVlCE ENGINE SOON SHIFT Q UNLEADED FUEL ONLY Standard Cluster 2-50
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 102
    ANTl- LOCK ENGINE SOON CHECK GAGES SHIFT Q ' / UNLEADED FUELONLY RPM 0 Optional Cluster 2-51
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 103
    ... theengine is running at 2,000 revolutions per minute(rpm). Thetachometer needle will vary all the time that... red warning range.If you have a manual transmission, shift to higher gear as soon ...occur. Tachometer (Option) The tachometer displays theengine speed in revolutions per minute (rpm). I 2-52
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 104
    ... serious enough to cause an expensive repair or replacement. Paying attention to your waxkinglights and .... ' Warning lights come on when there may be is a or problem with one of your vehicle's functions. As you ... of the gages shows there may bea problem, check the section that tells you what to do...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 105
    ...there is an electrical problem.The system check includes the air bag sensors, theair bag module, the wiring andthe diagnostic module..... Charging System Indicator Light The charging system light will come on briefly when you turn on the ignition, but the engine is not running, as a check to show you ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 106
    Voltmeter 'When yourengine is not ninning, but the ignition is on (in the RUN position), this gage shows your battery's state of ... problem. Have your brake system inspected right away. This light should come on briefly when you turn the ignition key to RUN. If it doesn't come on then, have it ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 107
    ... you don't have anti-lock brakes See and there'sa problem with your regular brakes. "Brake System Warning Light" earlier in this part. The anti-lock brake system warning light should come on briefly when you turn the ignition key RUN. If the to light doesn't come on then, have it ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 108
    ...! Malfunction Indicator Lamp (Service Engine Soon Light) Your vehicle is equipped with a computer which monitors operation of the fuel, ignition and emission control systems. 260 TEMP SERVICE ENGINE SOON It means that your engine coolant has ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 109
    ... controls may not work as well, your fuel economy may not be as good and your ... should come on, as a check to show you it is working, when the ignition is on and theengine is not running. If the ... center diagnosis and service is required. Light On Steady -- An emission control system malfunction has ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 110
    ...you use. It will require at least one full tank of the proper fuel to turn the light off. You may ...to fully install the cap. Thediagnostic system can determine if the fuel cap has been left ...small amounts of air are sucked into the fuel line causing a misfire. The system can detect this. Adding fuel ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 111
    ...your oil as soon as possible and have your vehicle serviced. Canadian vehicles indicate oil pressure in kPa (... by 1 NOTICE: Damage to your engine from neglected oil problems can be costly and is not coveredby your warranty. dangerously low oillevel or other problems causing low oil pressure. 2-60
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 112
    ... Index. Daytime Running Lamps Indicator Light SHIFT A :::O 0.0 You have this light on the instrument panel. It goes on whenever the DRL are on, the ignition is on, the headlamp switch is off and the parking brake is released. 2-61
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 113
    ... CHECK GAGES light will come on briefly when you are starting the engine. Fuel Gage When the ignition is on, the fuel gage tells you about how much fuel you have remaining.... about. None of these show a problem with yourfuel gage: At the gas station, the gas pump shuts off before the ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 114
    ... vehicle. Be sure to read about the particular systems supplied with your vehicle. Fan Control The switch with the fan symbol changes the fan speed. To increase ... decrease the fan speed, move the switch downward toward LO. Comfort Controls With these systems- you control the ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 115
    ...: This setting directs air through the heater floor outlets and the instrument panel outlets. +. +/J 0 OF + setting directs warmed air through HEATER: ' This the heater floor outlets and ...HI. To decrease the fan speed, move switch the downward toward LO. heater floor outlet and the ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 116
    ... the windshield defroster outlets and some through the heater outlets. Air Conditioning (Option) On hot days, ... and directs it through the instrument panel outlets. BI-LEVEL A/C: Air is delivered through the heater floor outlets as well as the instrument panel outlets. settingdirects airflow through...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 117
    ...if you keep your windows closed while using it. On cold days, use HEATER with the temperature knob turned clockwise. BLEND is useful in cool weather ... or side windows. If you use the optional engine coolant heater before starting your engine, your heating system willproduce warmer air faster to heat...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 118
    ... yourself with it first.Find out what your Delco system can do and how to operate all its ..., snow or any other obstruction (such as leaves). The heater and defroster will work far better, ... throughout your vehicle. 0 0 Setting the Clock for All Systems Except AM-FM Stereo with CompactDisc Player ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 119
    ...FM: Turn this knob to tune in radio stations. Press itto switch between AM and FM. SEEK: Press this button ...controls the volume. Press the knob to display 3. Press one of the four pushbuttons, within five the time with the ignition and to switch between the off seconds, to store the station. Whenever...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 120
    ... speakers. Playing the Radio PWR-VOL-PROG-RCL: This knob turns the system on and off and controls the volume. Press theknob to display the time with the ignition off,to switch between the clock and radio when the radio is on, and to go from one ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 121
    Finding a Station TUNE-AM-FM: Turn this knob to tune in radio stations. Press it to switch betweenAM and FM. In addition to the four stations set as above, upto three additional stations may be preset on each band by pressing two adjoining buttons the same time. Just: at SEEK: Press this button to...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 122
    ...radio. Playing the Radio PWR-VOL-PROG-RCL:This knob turns the system on and off and controls the volume. Press the knob to display the time with the ignition off, to switch between the clock and radio when theradio is on, and to go from one side...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 123
    ... 2. PressSET. 3. Press one of the four pushbuttons, withinfive seconds, to store the station. Whenever you press that numbered We suggest you start with 1K in the midpoint position. button, the station you set will return. Then move the other levers upuntil you get theamount 4. Repeat the steps for...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 124
    ... or stop playing the tape to play the radio. Your Delco system may be able to receive C-QUAM@ stereo broadcasts. ... trademark of Motorola, Inc. If your Delco system can get C-QUAM signals, your STEREO ... stereo. Cr02: This button lets you set the system for the type of cassette being used. If you are ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 125
    ... in radio stations. AM and FM. AM or FM will Press it to switch between show briefly on the display. SEEK: Press the right arrow... disc player. Press MUTE again to resume sound. RCL: Press this button to display the time with the ignition off and to switch between the clock and radio when the radio ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 126
    ... smoother.) The disc is upside down. It is dirty, scratched or wet. It is very humid. (If so, wait about an hour and try again.) The disc player is too hot to play the disc. (As soon as things get back to normal, the disc should play.) 0 0 0 0 Turn the POWER-VOL knob to turn the system on. 3-13
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 127
    ...to restart the it stopped. Press the POWER-VOL knob or turn the ignition key off to stop the disc player. The disc stays in..., because it won't turn on. display to stop at a specific passage. The instructions below tell you how to enter secret code a into the system. It is recommended that you read ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 128
    ...a safe place separate from the vehicle. Unlocking the Theft System After Power Loss a Enter your ... more than 15 seconds between steps: 2. Turn the ignition to the ACCESSORY or RUN position. 1. Turn the ignition on with the radio off. 2. Press SET and 000 will appear on the display. 3. Press SCAN ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 129
    Disabling the Theft System 1. Press the 1 and 4 buttons together for fiveseconds with the ignition on the radio off. SEC will but appear on the display to show that the unit is in the secure mode. 2. Press SET and 000 will appear on the display. Understanding Radio ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 130
    Tips About Your Audio System Hearing damage from loud noise is almost undetectable until it is...operationof your vehicle's engine, Delco radio or other systems, and even damage them. Your vehicle's systems may interfere with the operationof sound equipment that hasbeen added improperly. So, before...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 131
    ...condition before you have your tape player serviced. Care of Your Compact Discs Handle discs ...is badly bent, as might be by vandals, it you should replace it. Check every once in a while tobe sure... uses acassette with a fabric beltto clean the tape head.This type of cleaning cassette will not eject. ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 132
    ...Driving The best advice anyone can give about driving is: Drive defensively. Please start with a very important safety device in your vehicle: Buckle up. (See... do. Be ready for their mistakes. Here you'll find information about driving on different kinds of roads and in varying weather conditions. ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 133
    ...a vehicle: Judgment 0 The obvious way to solve this highway safety problem is forpeople never to drink alcohol and thendrive. But...than many might think. Although it depends on each person and situation, here is some general information on the problem. The Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) someone of...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 134
    ...well below a BAC of 0.10 percent. Research shows that the driving skills of many peopleare impaired at a BAC approaching 0.05 percent, and that the effects worse at night. are All drivers are impaired at BAC levelsabove 0.05 percent. Statistics show that the chance of being in a collision increases ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 135
    ... quicklyenough to avoid the collision. There's somethingelse about drinking and driving that many people don't know. Medical research shows that alcohol in a person's system can make crash injuries worse, especially injuries to the brain, spinal cord or heart. This means that when anyone who ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 136
    Control of a Vehicle You have three systems that make your vehicle go where you want .... They are the brakes, the steering and the accelerator. Allthree systems have to dotheir work at the places where the tires meet ... it's easy to ask more of those control systems than the tires and road can provide...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 137
    ...ever stops while you're driving, brake normally but don't pump your brakes. you do, the If pedal mayget harder to ...a momentary motor or clicking noise while this test is going on. This is normal. If there's a problem with the anti-lock brake system, this warning light will stay on. See "Anti-...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 138
    The anti-lock system can change the brake pressure faster than any driver could. The computeris programmed to make the mostof available tire and road ..., the computer will separately work thebrakes at each front wheel and atthe You can steer around the obstacle while braking hard. rear wheels. 4-7
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 139
    ... lose power steering assist because the engine stops or the system is not functioning, you can steer but ... a reasonable speed. Using Anti-Lock Don't pump the brakes. hold the brake pedal Just down .... Braking in Emergencies Use your anti-lockbraking system when you need to. With anti-lock, you can ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 140
    ...in front of you. You can avoid these problems by braking -- if you can stop in .... That's the timefor evasive action -- steering around the problem. Your vehicle can perform very wellin ... froma possible collision. Then steer around the problem, to the left or right depending on the space available. ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 141
    Off-Road Recovery You may find sometime that your right wheels have dropped off the edge of a road onto the shoulder while you're driving. An emergency like this requires close attention and a quick decision. If you are holding the steering wheel at the recommended 9 and 3 o'clock positions, ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 142
    ... suddenly put the passing driver faceto face with the worst of all traffic accidents -- the head-on collision. 0 Do not get too close to the vehicle you ...a reasonable distance. When it looks like a chance to pass is coming up, start to accelerate but stay in the right lane and don't get too close....
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 143
    ...lamps not flashing, it may are be slowing downor starting to turn. Loss of Control Let’s review ... experts say about what . happens when the three control systems (brakes, steering and acceleration) don’t... correspond to your vehicle’s three control systems. In the braking skid, your wheels arenମ.
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 144
    ...Your Four-Wheel-Drive Vehicle This off-road guide is for vehicles that have four-wheel drive. Also...great fun. But it does have some definite hazards.The greatest of these is the terrain itself. "Off-roading"...you've left the great North American road system behind. Traffic lanes aren't marked. ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 145
    ... equipped) are properly attached. Be sure you read all the information about your four-wheel-drive , ' vehicle in this manual. Is there enough fuel? Is the spare tire fully inflated? Are the fluid levels up where they should be? What are the local laws ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 146
    ... winch? If so, be sure to read the winch instructions. In a remote area, a winch can be handy if... unnecessary driving through streams or over soft ground). Always carry a litter bag ...make ...could catch fire from the heat of the vehicle'sexhaust system. 0 0 Getting Familiar with Off-Road Driving ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 147
    ... need more distance for braking, especially since you’re on an unpaved surface. hard-packed dirt, gravel, rocks, grass, sand, mud, snow or ...traction and longer braking distances. Surface Obstacles. Unseen or hidden obstacles can be hazardous. A rock, log, hole, rut bump can startle you or if youମ.
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 148
    ... features can jerk the wheel out of your hands if you're not prepared. When you drive over bumps, rocks, or otherobstacles, your wheels can leave the ground. If this happens, even with one or two wheels, you can't control the vehicle as well or at all. Because you will be on an unpaved surface, ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 149
    ... exposed rocks because they are more susceptible to the effects of erosion. Driving Uphill Once you decide ... getfirm grip on the a steering wheel. Get a smooth start up the hill and to maintain try your ... need, because you don't wantyour wheels to start spinning or sliding. Try to drive straight up...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 150
    IA 0 0 CAUTION: Sound the horn as you approach the top of the hill to let opposing traffic know you're there. Use your headlamps even duringthe day. They make you more visible to oncoming traffic. Turning or driving across steep can be hills dangerous. You could lose traction, slide sideways, ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 151
    ... to PARK (P)(or, shiftto NEUTRAL (N) if your vehicle has a manual transmission) and restart the engine. Then, shiftto REVERSE (R), releasethe ... a stall by shiftinginto if NEUTRAL (N) (or depressing the clutch, you have a manual transmission)to "rev-up" the engine and regain forward momentum. This...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 152
    ...parking brake, put your transmission in PARK (P) (or the manual transmission in FIRST (1)) and turn off ...if the transmission is in PARK(P) (or, if you have the manual transmission, even if you're ...brake and shift the transmissionPARK (P) to (or, put your manual transmission in FIRST (1)). But do not...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 153
    ... control? 0 ' I CAUF3N: 1 What's the surface like? Smooth? Rough? Slippery? Hard-packed dirt? Gravel? Are there hidden surface obstacles? Ruts? Logs? Boulders? ... you can go down a hill safely, then try to keep your vehicle headed straight down, and usea low gear. This way, engine drag can ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 154
    ... brakes. Apply the parking brake. Shift to PARK (P) (or to NEUTRAL (N) with the manual transmission) and, while still braking, restart the ... go downhill with the transmission in NEUTRAL (N), or with the clutch pedal depressed in a manual shift. This is called "free-wheeling." Your brakes will ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 155
    ... a downhill slide or a rollover. seriously injured or killed. you have anydoubt If about the steepnessof the incline, don't drive Surface conditionscan be a problem when you drive across it. Find another route instead. across a hill.Loose gravel, muddy spots,or even wet grass can cause your tires ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 156
    ...gravel and startto slide downhill. What shoulddo? I If you feel your vehicle starting to slide sideways, turn downhill. This should help straighten out the vehicle and ... harder to open. If you get out on the downhill side and the vehicle starts to roll over, you'll be right in path. its If you have...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 157
    ...will tend to sink into the sand. This has Light rain causes no special off-road driving problems. an effect on steering, accelerating and braking. You may But heavy... Find out how deepthe water is before you drive through Hard packed snow and ice offer the worst tire traction...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 158
    ... water isn't too deep, then drive through it slowly. At fast speeds, water splashes on your ignition system and your vehicle can stall. Stalling can also occur if you get ..., suspension, wheels, tires and exhaust system for damage. Also, check the fuel lines and cooling system for ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 159
    ... Adjust your inside rearview mirror to reduce the glare from headlamps behind you. Since you can't see...are likely be impaired -- by to alcohol or drugs, with night vision problems, by fatigue. or No one can see as ... wear sunglasses. eyes will Your have less trouble adjustingto night. But if you're...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 160
    ... who doesn't lower the high beams, or a vehicle with misaimed headlamps), slow down a little.Avoid staring directly ... pick out dimly lighted objects. Just as your headlamps should be checked regularly for proper aim, so ... Rain and wet roads can meandriving trouble. On a wet road, you can't stop, ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 161
    ...in good shape and keep your windshield washer tank filled. Replace your windshield wiperinserts when they show signs of streaking or missing areas on the windshield,...or even going through some car washes can cause problems, too. The water may affect yourbrakes. Try to avoid...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 162
    ... vehicles, and raindrops "dimple" the water's surface, there could be hydroplaning. Hydroplaning usually happens at higher speeds. There just isn't a hard and fast rule about hydroplaning. The best advice is to slow down when it is raining. Some Other Rainy WeatherTips Besides slowing down,...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 163
    City Driving One of the biggest problems with city streets is the amount of trafficon them. You'll want to watchout for what the other drivers are doing and pay attentionto traffic signals. driving: Here are ways to increase your safety in city Know the best way to get to where you are going. Get a...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 164
    ... should begin to check traffic. Try to determine where you expect to to blend with the flow. Try merge into the gap at close to the prevailing speed. Switch on your turn signal, check your mirrors andglance over your shoulder as often as necessary. Try to blend smoothly with the traffic flow. Once ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 165
    ...it's ready to go.If it needs service, have it done before starting out. Of course, you'll ...and outside? Wiper Blades: Are they in good shape? Fuel, Engine Oil, Other Fluids: Have you ... clean? Tires: They are vitally important to safe, a trouble-free trip. Is the tread goodenough for long-distance ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 166
    ... that can make your trips safer and moreenjoyable. (See "Off-Road Driving" in the Index for information about driving off-road.) If you get sleepy, pull off the road into a rest, service or parking area andtake a nap, get some exercise, or both. For safety,...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 167
    ...brakes, tires, cooling system and transmission. These parts can work hard on mountain ...steep or long hill. or Coasting downhill in NEUTRAL (N) with the ignition off is dangerous. Your brakes will have ... highway signs on mountains that warn of special problems. Examples are long grades, passing or no-...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 168
    Winter Driving Include an ice scraper, a small brush,or broom, a supply of windshield washer fluid, a rag, some winter outer clothing, a small shovel, a flashlight, a red cloth and a couple of reflective warning triangles. And, if you will be driving under severe conditions, include a small bag of...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 169
    ... Your anti-lock brakes improve your vehicle's stability when you make a hard stop on a slippery road. Even though you have an anti-lock... "Wet ice." Very cold snow or ice can be slick and hard drive on. But wet to ice can beeven more trouble becauseit may offer the least traction of all. You can...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 170
    .... You should probably stay with your vehicle unless you know for sure that you are near help and you can hike through the snow.Here are some things to do to summon help and keep yourself and your passengers safe: Turn on your hazard flashers. You can-runthe engine to keep warm, but be careful. 4-39
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 171
    ... CO out. Run your engine only as longas you must. This saves fuel. When you run the engine, make it go a little faster This than just idle. That is, push the ... you from the cold. But do it as little as possible. Preserve the fuel as long asyou can. To help keep warm,you can get ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 172
    .... 5. Release the parking brake only after the vehicle being towed is firmly attached to the towvehicle. 6. Insert the ignition key into the ignition switch and turn it one notch forward of the LOCK position. This places the keyin the OFF position, which unlocks the ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 173
    ...it out. < SEE OWNER'S MANUAL u FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION u - Similar appearing vehicles may have different GVWR's and payloads. Please note the ...Weight Rating). The GVWR includes the weight the vehicle, all occupants, of fuel, cargo and trailer tongue weight, if pulling a...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 174
    ... A CAUTIGA: Do not load your vehicle any heavier than the GVWR, or either the maximum front or rear vehicle can GAWR. If you ... inside the vehicle, secure it whenever can. you There's also important loading information for off-road driving in this manual. See "Loading Your Vehicle" in the Index....
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 175
    ... Loading By positioning four 2" x 6" wooden planks acrossthe width of the pickup box,you can create an upper load platform. The planks must be inserted in the pickup box depressions. The length of the planks must allowfor at least a 314 inch bearingsurface on ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 176
    Truck-Camper Loading Information This label is inside your glove box. It will tell you if your vehicle cancarry a slide-...0 0 IC, everything in the camper; and all the people inside. Refer to theTruck-Camper Loading Information labelin the glove box for A and B dimensions. Use the rear edge of the ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 177
    ... of the axle loads GAWR and should not be more than the GVWR. The GVWR are found on the Certification/Tire label located on the driver's .... When you install and load your slide-in camper, check the manufacturer's instructions. If you want more information on curb weights, cargo weights, cargo ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 178
    ...trailer attached, so that you won't go over the GVWR or the GAWR. You'll get the best performance ... if you choose the correct hitch and trailer brakes. For more information, see "Towing a ... pickup and with the box removed which may affect vehicle safety. For specific information on this pickup, ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 179
    ..., and see your dealer GM for important information about towing a trailer with your vehicle. Every vehicle ... also where you'll be driving. A good source for this information can bestate or provincial police. Consider using... lbs. (900 kg). You can ask a hitch dealer about sway controls. Don't tow a...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 180
    ...270 kg) buildup and extend the life of your transpission. If you have a manual transmission and you are towing "VORTEC" 4300 3.42 6,000 lbs.(2 724... must be subtracted from the maximum trailer weight. Two-wheel-drive models with a GVWR of 4,200 lbs. (1 907 kg) and four-wheel-drive models with the ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 181
    ... can ask your dealer for our trailering information or advice, or you can write us at... listed in your Warranty and Owner Assistance Information Booklet. In Canada, write to: General Motorsof ...See "Loading Your Vehicle" in the Index for more information about your vehicle's maximum load capacity....
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 182
    ...delete option, do not bolt any typeof hitch to the close-out panel. The close-out panel ...will not drop to the road if it becomes separated from the hitch. Instructions about safety chains may be provided by ... allow safetychains to drag on the ground. If you use a step-bumper hitch, your bumper could ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 183
    ...-- and they must be adequate. Be sureto read and follow the instructions for the trailer brakesso you'll be able to install, adjust...as responsive as your vehicle is by itself. Before you start, check the trailer hitch and platform (and attachments), safety chains, electrical connector, lamps, tires...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 184
    ... you can return to your lane. Backing Up Hold the bottom of the steering wheel with one hand. Then, to move the trailer to the left, just move that hand to the left. To move the trailer to the right, move your hand to the right. Always back up slowlyand, if possible, have someone guide you. 4-53
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 185
    ... package). The green arrows on your instrument panel will flash whenever you signal a turn ...life your of transmission. Or,if you have a manual transmission, it's better not to use ... parked (preferablyon level ground) with the automatic transmission in PARK (or the (P) manual transmission outof gear ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 186
    ... level ground, use the steps that follow. If you have €our-wheel drive with a manual transfer ... shift into PARK (P) yet, or into gear for a manual transmission. When parking uphill, turn your wheels... brake, and thenshift into PARK (P), or REVERSE (R) for a manual transmission. 5. If you have a four-...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 187
    ... stored under your vehicle along the rear frame crossmember.This harness has a 30-amp feed wire with an inline fuse located in the instrument panel fuse block and no connector. It should be wired by a qualified electrical technician.The technician can usethe ...
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  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 190
    ... you'll find what to do about some problems that can occur on the road. Hazard Warning Flashers Your hazard warning... They also let police know you have problem. Your front and a rear turn signal lamps... rear turnsignal lamps flash on and off. Your hazard warning flashers work no matter what position...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 191
    ... the hazard warning flashers are on, your turn signals won't work. The flashers will stop if you ...acidthat can burnyou. They contain gasthat canexplode or ignite. They contain enough electricity to burn you.... If the othersystem isn't a 12-volt system with a negative ground, both vehicles can damaged. ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 192
    ...it could cause a ground connection you don't want. You wouldn't be able to start your vehicle, and the badgrounding could damage the electrical systems. You could ... wouldn't coveredby be your warranty. 3. Turn off the ignition on both vehicles. Unplug unnecessary accessories plugged...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 193
    ... partstoo. 1 A- CAUTION: Using a match near a battery can cause battery gas toexplode. People have been hurt doing this, and some have been blinded. ... low, add water to take If care of that first. If you don't, explosive gas could be present. Battery fluid contains acid that can burn you. Don't ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 194
    .... The electrical connection isjust as good there, but the chance of sparks getting back to the battery is much less. 8. Now connect the black negative (-) cable to the good battery's negative (-) terminal. . . 10. Now start the vehicle with the good battery and run -the engine for a while. 5-5
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 195
    11. Try to start the vehicle with the dead battery. If it won't start after a few tries, make sure all connections are good. If it still won't start, it probably needs service. 12. Remove the cables in reverse order to prevent electrical shorting. Takecare that they don't...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 196
    ...tires and wheels, these instructions may not becorrect. Before you do anything, turn on the hazard warning flashers. When you call, tell the towing service: 0 Whether your vehicle ... the towing service arrives, let the tow operator know that this manual contains these towing instructions. The ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 197
    ...will damage drivetrain and suspension components, When your vehicle is being towed, have the ignition key turned to the OFF position. The steering wheel should be clamped... transmission will be damaged. If these limitations must be exceeded, then the drive wheels have to be supported on a dolly. 5-8
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 198
    ... r vehicle to wheel-lift a equipment. To help avoid damage, install towing dolly and raise the vehicle until adequate clearance is obtained between the ground and/or wheel-lift equipment. Do not attach winch cables or J-hooks to suspension components when using carrier car equipment. Always use T-...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 199
    ...over rough surfaces could damage a vehicle. Damage can occur from vehicle to ground or vehicle to wheel-lift a equipment. To help avoid damage, install towing dollyand raise the vehicle until adequate clearance is obtained between the ground and/or wheel-lift equipment. Do not attach winch cablesor ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 200
    ... over rough surfaces could damage avehicle. Damage can occur from vehicle to ground or vehicle to wheel-lift equipment. To help avoid damage, install a towing dollyand raise the vehicle until adequate clearance is obtained between the ground and/or wheel-lift equipment. Do not attachwinch cables or ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 201
    Engine Overheating You will find a coolant temperature gage on your vehicle's instrument panel. If Steam Is Coming From Your Engine Steam froman overheated engine can burn you badly, even if you just open the hood. Stay away from the engine you see or hear steam coming if from it. Just turn it ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 202
    ... but or hear no see steam, the problem may not be too serious. Sometimes... conditioner, turn it off. 2. Turn on your heater to full hot at the highest fan speed... to normal idle speed after two or three minutes. Now see if the warning... decide not to lift the hood but to get service help right away. 5-12...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 203
    ...the auxiliary air electric fan under the hood can start up even when the engineis not running and can... from any underhood I f the coolant inside the coolant recovery tank is boiling, don't do anything else until it cools down. A. Coolant Recovery Tank B. Radiator Pressure Cap C. Engine Fan 5-13
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 204
    A CAUTION: Heater and radiatorhoses, and other e Jne parts, can be very hot. Don't touch them. If you do...the ADD mark. If it isn't, you may have a leak in the radiator hoses, heater hoses, radiator, waterpump or somewhere else in the cooling system. I NOTICE: I Engine damage from running your ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 205
    How to Add Coolant to the Coolant Recovery Tank If you haven't found a problem but the coolant level yet, isn't at ADD,add a 50/50 mixture ... In cold weather, water can freeze and crack the engine, radiator, heater core and other parts. Use the recommended coolant and ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 206
    ...glycol if hot and it will burn the engine parts are enough. Don't spill coolant on hot engine. a When the coolant in the coolant recovery tank is at ADD, start your vehicle. If the overheat warningcontinues, there's one more thing you can try...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 207
    ...u = ~ Steam and scalding liquids from hot cooling a system canblow out and burn you badly. They ... can come out at high speed. Neverturn the cap when the cooling system,including the radiator pressure cap, is hot. Wait for the cooling system and to radiator pressure cap cool if you ever have to turn ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 208
    ... the pressure cap, but now push down as you turn it. Remove the pressure cap. 1. You can remove the radiator pressure cap when the cooling system, including the radiator pressure cap and upper radiator hose, isno longer hot. Turn the pressure cap slowly counterclockwise untilit first stops. (Don't ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 209
    3. Fill the radiator with the proper mix, up to the base of the filler neck. 4. Then fill the coolant recovery tank to the ADD mark. 5. Put the cap back on the coolant recovery tank, but leave the radiator pressurecap off.
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 210
    6 . Start the engine and let it run until you can feel the upper radiator hose getting hot. Watch for the out engine fan. 8. Then replace the pressure cap. At any time during 7. By this time the coolant level inside the radiator filler neck ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 211
    ...In most every day driving conditions the clutch is not engaged. This improves fuel economy and reduces fan noise. Under heavy vehicle ... mistaken asthe transmission slipping or making extra shifts. It is merely the cooling system functioning properly. The fan will slow down when additional cooling is ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 212
    ... driving slowly to a level place. Turn on your hazard warning flashers. - 6% CAUTION: Changing a tire ...automatic transmission shift lever inPARK (P) or shift a manual transmission to FIRST or (1) REVERSE (R). 3. If you have a four-wheel-drive vehicle with a manual transfer case shift lever, be sure ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 213
    ... rear vehicle. See "Compact Spare Tire'' later in this section for more information about thecompact spare. NOTICE: Never removeor restow a tire frodto a stowage position under the vehicle while the vehicle is supported by a jack. Always tighten the tire fully against the underside of ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 214
    Insert the chisel end of the wheel wrench, on an angle, into the hole in the rear bumper. I NOTICE: I To help avoid vehicle damage, not drive the do vehicle before the cable restored. is Put the spare tire near the flat tire. the Be sure the chisel end of wheel wrench connects into the hoist ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 215
    If your jack storage cover is equipped with a hub cap removal tool, position the hub cap removal tool in the notch and pull straight away from the wheel to avoid potential damage to the hub cap and wheel paintor surface. Remove the hub cap. If you have an aluminumor plastic molded hub cap, pry t ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 216
    ... the appropriate hole nearest the flat tire. I . y : k - 1. Using the wheel wrench, loosen all the wheel nuts. Don't remove them yet. 2. Turn thejack handle clockwise slightly to raise the lift head. A. Front Frame Hole B. Rear Frame Hole (ZR2) C . Spring Hanger Hole (Standard Pickups) 5-26
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 217
    ... injured killed. Never get under or a vehicle when it is supported only by a jack. I NOTICE: Raising your vehicle ... falloff the jack.Be sure tofit the jack lift head into the proper location before raising ... clockwise. Raise the vehicle far enough off the ground so there is enough room for the spare ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 218
    ...rust or dirt from places the where thewheel attaches to the vehicle. In an emergency, you can use a cloth or a paper towel use a to do this; but be sure to scraper or wire brush later,if you need to, to get allthe rust or dirt off. 8. Put the nuts on by hand. Make sure the cone-shaped end is toward...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 219
    ... wheel nuts can cause the wheel to become loose an and even comeoff. This could lead to accident. Be sure touse the correctwheel nuts. If you have to replace them, sure toget new GM original be equipment wheel nuts. Stop somewhere as soon you can and have as a the nuts tightened with torque wrench ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 220
    Storing a Flat or Spare Tire and Tools Follow this diagram to store a tire that doesn't have an aluminum wheel. I - I Storing a jack, a tire or other equipment in the passenger compartmentof the vehicle could cause injury.In a sudden stop or collision, loose equipment could strike someone. ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 221
    1. Put the tire on the ground at the rear of the vehicle, with the valve stem pointed down and to therear. 2. Pull the retainer through the ... B. Bracket E. Bolt Location E WheelBlocks G . Nut H. Rubber Band (ZR2) C . Jacking Instructions (Roll and place tag behind the bracket after the tools are ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 222
    Replace the jack cover, if you have one. Compact Spare Tire (If So Equipped) Although the ... can finish your trip and have yourfull-size tire repaired or replaced where you want. Of course, it's best to replace your spare with a full-size tire as soon as you can. Your in spare will last longer and ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 223
    ...I NOTICE: Spinning yourwheels can destroy parts your of vehicle as well as the tires. you spin thewheels If too fast while shifting your transmission back and forth,you can destroy your transmission. For information about using tire chains on your vehicle, see "Tire Chains" in the Index. 5-33
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 224
    ... and right. That will clear the area around your front wheels. Then shift back and forth between REVERSE and a forward gear (R) (or with a manual transmission, between FIRST(1) or SECOND (2) and REVERSE(R)), spinning the wheels as little as possible. Release the accelerator pedal while you shift, ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 225
    The recoveryhooks, when used,are undera lot of force. Always pull thevehicle straight out.Never pull on the hooks a sideways angle. The hooks at be could breakoff and you or others could injured from the chain or cable snapping back I NOTICE: Never use the recovery hooks to the vehicle. tow Your ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 226
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  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 227
    ...information about the care of your vehicle. This section begins with service and fuel information, and then itshows how to check important fluid and lubricant levels. There ... your service needs. You'll get genuine GM parts and GM-trained and supported service people. 6-1
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 228
    ... ownservice work, you'll want to get the proper service manual. It tells you much more about ... manual can. To order the proper service manual, see "Service and Owner Publications" in Index. ... have sufficient knowledge, experience, and the proper replacement parts andtools before you attempt any ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 229
    ... your vehicle will operate satisfactorily on fuels meeting federal specifications, but emission control system performance may be.... If you use such fuels, your emission control system performance may deteriorate and ...to your authorized GM dealer for service. If you're using fuel rated at 87 octane ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 230
    ... will help prevent deposits from forming in yourengine and fuel system, allowing your emission control system to ... the properfuel may be hard to find. Never use leaded gasoline any other fuel not or recommended...Don't use it. It can corrode metal parts in your fuel system and also damage plastic and ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 231
    Filling Your Tank The fuel cap is behind a hinged door on the driver's side of your vehicle. A CAUTION: Gasoline vaporis highly flammable. It burns violently, and that can cause very bad injuries. Don't smoke if you're near gasoline refueling or your vehicle. Keep sparks, ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 232
    ...If you get gasolineon yourself and then something ignites it, could be badly burned. you Gasoline can spray ...full, and is more likely in hot weather. Open the fuel filler slowly and cap wait for any...type, may not fit or have proper venting, and your fuel tank and emissions system might be damaged. I ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 233
    ..., first pull the handle inside the vehicle on the lower left side of the instrument panel. Then go to the front of the vehicle and release the secondary hood release. ...A CAUTION: Things that burn can on hot engine parts and get start a fire. These include liquids like gasoline, oil, coolant, brake...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 234
    When you lift the hood, you'll see these items on the 2.2L engine: nt A. E. Battery CapDipstick and Cylinder E Power Steering Reservoir G. Air Cleaner B. Engine Fill Oil Master C. Brake D. Hydraulic Reservoir Clutch H. Windshield Fluid Washer 6-8
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 235
    When you lift the hood, you'llsee these items on the "VORTEC" 4300 engine: V I. Transmission Dipstick 3 . Engine Oil Fill 2. Brake Master Cylinder 1. Coolant Recovery Tank : Engine Oil Dipstick . E G. H. I. Power Steering Reservoir Battery Air Cleaner WindshieldWasher Fluid 6-9
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 236
    ...Oil It's a good ideato check your engine oil every time you get fuel. In order to get an accurate reading, the oil must be warm and the vehicle must be on level ground. .d. L '* The oil dipstick on the 2.2L engine is under the fillcap. a Turn off the engine...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 237
    NOTICE: Don't add too much oil. your engine has If so much oil that the oil level gets above the cross-hatched area that shows the proper operating range, your engine could damaged. be Just fill it enough to put the level somewhere in the proper operating range. Push the dipstick all the way back...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 238
    ... Institute (API).Do not use any oil which does not carry this Starburst symbol. RECOMMENDED SAE VISCOSITY 6RADE ENGINE OILS FOR BEST FULL ECONOMY AND COLD STARTING, SELECT THE LOWEST SAE VISCOSITY GRADE OIL FOR THE EXPECTED TEMPERATURE RANGE. HOT WEATHER "F t. 100 - , "C e 38 t 27 t 16 WOK ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 239
    ... when outside temperatures are below freezing. e Most trips include extensive idling (such as frequent driving in stop-and-go traffic). e You ... tow a trailer. or other commercial application. e The vehicle is used for delivery service, police, taxi Engine Oil Additives Don't add anything to your ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 240
    ...steering linkage shield assembly located under the radiator support. Twist the screwto unlock or lock the door. Air...that collects used oil. If you have a problem properly disposing of your used oil, ask...the air filter. Insert a newair filter, then replace the air cleaner cover. Tighten the wing nuts ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 241
    ...rear of the engine compartment. Insert a new air filter. Then replace the air cleaner assembly, making certain the PCV air tubeis ...and the clamps are securely fastened. Refer to the Maintenance Schedule to determine when to replace the air filter. See "Scheduled Maintenance Services" in the Index...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 242
    ... you do it yourself, be sure to follow all the instructions here, or you could get a false reading... fall on hot engine parts or exhaust system parts, starting a fire. Be sure to get an accurate ...may choose to have this done at yourGM dealer's Service Department. 0 While pulling a trailer. To get ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 243
    ...the shift lever in PARK (P). Let the engine run at idle for three minutes or more. 0 Checking Transmission Fluid ... used 0 only as areference. Let the engine run at idle for five minutes if outside temperatures are... than 50°F (lO"C), you may have to idle the engine longer. Should the fluid level be...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 244
    Then, without shutting off the engine, follow these steps: 6 3. Check both sides of the dipstick, and read the lower level. The fluid level must be in the COLD area for a cold check or in the HOTarea or cross-hatched area for a hot check. 4. If the fluid level is in theacceptable range, push the ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 245
    ... done at your GM dealer's Service Department. If you do it yourself, be sure to follow all the instructions here, or you could get a falsereading. I NOTICE: ... out and on hot engine fall parts or exhaust system parts, starting a fire. Be sure to get an accurate reading if you ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 246
    ... the plug is fully seated. Hydraulic Clutch The hydraulic clutch system in your vehicle is self-adjusting. A slight amount of play (1/4 ... off' your clutch fluid. Adding fluid won't correct a leak. A fluid loss in this system could indicate a problem. Have the system inspected and repaired. 6-20
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 247
    ... How to Check The proper fluid should be addedif the level does not in reach the^ bottom of the diaphragm when it's in place the reservoir. See the instructions on the reservoir cap. Rear Axle When to Check and Change Lubricant Refer to the Maintenance Schedule to determine how often to check ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 248
    ...the Index. Four-wheel Drive Most lubricant checks in this section also apply to four-wheel-drive vehicles. However, they have two additional systems that need lubrication. Transfer Case When to Check Lubricant Refer to the Maintenance Schedule to determine how often to check the lubricant. See "...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 249
    How to Check Lubricant What to Use Refer to the Maintenance Schedule to determine what kind of lubricant to use. See "Recommended Fluids and Lubricants" in the Index. Front Axle When to Check and Change Lubricant Refer to the Maintenance Schedule to determine how often to check the lubricant ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 250
    ... hole, plug you'll need to add some lubricant. The following explains your cooling system and how to add coolant when it low. If you have a problem is with engine overheating, see "Engine Overheating" in the Index. If the differential is at...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 251
    ... (orange-colored, silicate-free) coolant meeting GM Specification 6277M. If silicated coolant is added to the system, premature engine, heater core or radiator corrosion may result. In addition, the engine coolant will require change sooner at 30,000 ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 252
    ... be coveredby your mix warranty. Too much water in the can freeze and crack the engine, radiator, heater core and other parts. If you have to add coolant more than four times a year, have your dealer check your cooling system. I NOTICE: If you use the proper coolant, don't have ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 253
    ... more coolant, add the proper mix at the coolant recovery tank. Add coolant mix at the recovery tank, but becareful not to spill it. 1 A CAUTION: Tbrning the radiator pressure cap when the engine and... and burn you badly. With the coolant recovery tank, will almost you never have to add ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 254
    ... the arrows the cap on line up with the overflow tube the radiator on filler neck. Thermostat Engine coolant temperature is controlled a thermostat by in the engine coolant system. The thermostat stops the flow of coolant through the radiator until the coolant reaches a preset temperature. 6-28
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 255
    ...cap and wipe the dipstick with a clean rag. Replace the cap and completely tighten it. Then ...unusual noise. A fluid loss in this system could indicate a problem. Havethe system inspected and... windshield washerfluid, be sure to read the manufacturer's instructions before use. If you will be operating...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 256
    .... Add washer fluid until the tank is full. 0 When using concentrated washer fluid, follow the manufacturer's instructions for adding water. Don't mix water with ready-to-... freeze and damage your washer fluid tank and other partsof the washer system. Also, water doesn't clean ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 257
    ...(or remove) brake fluid, as necessary, only when work is done on the brakehydraulic system. 'A Your brake master cylinder reservoir is here. It .... Add brake fluid only when work is done on the brake hydraulic system. Refer to the Maintenance Schedule to determine when to check your brake fluid.See...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 258
    Checking Brake Fluid After work is done on the brake hydraulic system, MIN and below the top make sure the levels are ...be above MIN. If they aren't, have your brake system checked see if there is a leak. to With the wrong kind fluid in your brake of system, your brakes may not work well, or they ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 259
    ... in your brake system can damage brake system partsso badly that they'll have to be replaced. Don't let someoneput in the wrong kindof fluid. If you ... hear the brake wear warning sound,have your vehicle serviced. NOTICE: Continuing to drive with worn-out brake pads could ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 260
    ...for rotationor changing. When you have the front brakes replaced, have the rear brakes inspected, too. ... firmly applying the brakes few times. a Replacing Brake System Parts Brake Pedal Travel See ... them, as your vehicle -you replace parts of your braking system for example, when your brake linings ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 261
    ...a new battery, we recommend a Delco Freedom@ battery. Get one that has the replacement number shown on the original battery's label. Also, for your audio system, see "Theft-Deterrent Feature'' inthe Index. Bulb Replacement Before you replace any bulbs, be ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 262
    Headlamps Sealed Beam Lamps 1. Remove the screws from the headlamp retainer. 2. Pull the headlamp out and remove the retainer. 3. Unplug and remove the headlamp. 4. Plug in the new headlamp and put it in place. 5. Put the retainer on the headlamp and install and tighten the screws. 6-36
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 263
    Composite Headlamps 1. Open the hood. 2. Remove the black protective caps from the removal pins at the top of the radiator support. Use a hex socket to unscrew the pins. I 3. Pull the headlamp lens assembly out. (Some vehicles may have 4. Unplug the electrical connector. 6-37
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 264
    ...counterclockwise to remove it. 6. Put the new bulb into the headlamp lens assembly and turn it clockwise ...behind the parkinghrn signal lamp assembly. 8. Put the headlamp lens assembly back into the vehicle....bracket must be removed before you can replace the front parkinghum signal lamps. 3. Holding...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 265
    ... Remove the lens retaining screws. 2. Remove the sidemarker lens from the radiator grille. Center High-Mounted Stoplamp 3. Turn the bulb and ... socket one-quarter turn clockwise. 7. Install the sidemarker lens to the radiator grille. 8. Insert the tabs into the locators. 9. Install and tighten the ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 266
    ... near the tailgate latch. 4. Install a new bulb. 5. Replace the lens. Install and tighten the screws. ...vehicle, acenter high-mounted stoplamp feed wire is provided along the driver's side rear ...turn the socket clockwise until it locks in place. 8. Replace the assembly. Install and tighten the screws....
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 267
    .... 5 . Slide the side tabs of the lens under the side of the vanity assembly frame. 6. Replace the assembly. Install and tighten the screws. 7. Connect the ground wire. 6. Rotate the lens downward. 7 . Snap the lens into the frame. 8....
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 268
    Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement See "Normal Maintenance Replacement Parts" in the Index for the proper typeof replacement blade. NOTICE: Use care when removingor installing a blade assembly. Accidental bumping cause the arm can to fall back and strike the windshield. 1. To remove the old ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 269
    3. Remove the insert from the blade assembly. The insert has two notches at one end that are locked by bottom claws of the blade assembly. Atthe notched end, pull the insert from the blade assembly. F 5. Be sure that the notches are locked by the bottom claws. Make sure that all other claws are ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 270
    ... leading tire manufacturer. If you ever have questions about your tire warranty and where to obtain service, see your warranty booklet for details. 0 I A CAUTION: Poorly maintained ..., old tires can cause accidents. your tread is badly worn, if your tires have or been damaged, replace them. -- 6-44
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 271
    ...get the following: Unusual wear 0 Bad handling e Rough ride Needless damage from road hazards. When to Check Check your tires once a month or more. Also, check ... 0 Too much,heat 0 Tire overloading : 0 Bad wear 0 Bad handling Bad fuel economy. NOTICE: (Continued) If you have a compact spare tire, it ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 272
    ... check for damaged tires or wheels. See "When It's Timefor New Tires" and"'Whee1 Replacement" later in this section for more information. @ I J. I The purpose of regular rotationis to achieve moreuniforrn wear for all tires on the vehicle. Thy first rotationis the most important. See...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 273
    After the tires have been rotated, adjust the front and rear inflation pressures as shown on the Certificatioflire label. Make certain that all wheel nuts are properly tightened. See '"Wheel Nut Torque" in the Index. When It's Time forNew Tires 1 1 One way to tell when it's time for ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 274
    ... all wheels. It's all ,right to drive with your compact spare (if you have one).. It was developed for use on your vehicle. If you ever replace your tires with those not havinga TPC Spec number, make sure they are thesame size, load range, speed rating and construction type (bias, bias-belted or ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 275
    Uniform Tire Quality Grading The following information relates to the system developed by the United States National... tires. The Uniform Tire Quality Grading system does not applyto deep tread... from the norm due to variations in driving habits, service practices and differences in road characteristics...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 276
    ... road, your wheels may need to be rebalanced. Wheel Replacement Replace any wheel that is bent, cracked, badly rusted ..., the wheel, wheel bolts and wheel nuts should replaced. If the be wheel leaks air, replace it (except some aluminum wheels, which can sometimesbe repaired). See your GM dealer if ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 277
    ... your wheels, wheel bolts or wheel nuts, replace them only with new GM original equipment... also cause problems with bearing life, brake cooling, speedometer/odometer calibration, headlamp aim, ...Changing a Flat Tire" in the Index more for information. Using the wrong replacement wheels, wheel bolts ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 278
    ... Chains Appearance Care Remember, cleaning productscan be hazardous. Some are toxic. Others can burst ... vehicle, be sure to follow the manufacturer's warnings and instructions. And always open your doors ...Nail Polish Remover 0 0 0 0 0 0 They can all be hazardous -- some more than others -- and ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 279
    Don't use any of these unless this manual says you can. In many uses, these will damage your vehicle: Alcohol 0 0 .... Donot use them on vinylor leather. Here are some cleaning tips: 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Always read the instructions on the cleaner label. Clean up stains as soon as you can -- before ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 280
    ... to a clean section of the cloth. 0 Special Cleaning Problems Greasy or Oily Stains Stains caused ...off excess stain. Follow the solvent-type instructions described earlier. Shoe polish, wax..., follow the foam-type instructions described earlier. Further information on cleaning is available by calling...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 281
    ...a stain remains, clean it with solvent-type cleaner. Cleaning theTop of the Instrument Panel Use only mildsoap and water to clean the top surfaces of the instrument panel.Sprays containing silicones or waxes may cause annoying reflections in the windshield and even...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 282
    ... vigorously with a cloth soaked in full-strength windshield washer solvent. Then rinse the blade with water. Wiper blades shouldbe checked on a regular basis and replaced when worn. I A CAUTION: Do not bleachor dye safety belts.If you do, it may In severely weaken them. a crash they might not be ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 283
    Cleaning the Outside Your Vehicle of The paint finish on your vehicle provides beauty, depth of color, gloss retention and durability. Finish Care Occasional waxing or mild polishing of your vehicle by hand may be necessaryto remove residue from the paint finish. You can get GM-approved cleaning ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 284
    The surface of these wheels is similar the painted to surface of your vehicle. Don't use strong soaps, chemicals, abrasive polishes, abrasive cleaners or Exterior painted surfacesare subject to aging, weather and chemical fallout that take their toll over a period abrasive cleaning brusheson them...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 285
    ...is damaged and requires sheet metal repair or replacement, make sure the body repair shop applies anti-corrosion material to the parts repaired or replaced to restore corrosion protection. At least every spring... materials manufactured and sold by parts such as fuel lines, frame, floor pan, and ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 286
    ... tires ShineTire Shines Silicone 12 oz. (0.354 L) 7 vinyl, and Protects leather rubber See your General Motors Parts Department for these products, ' See "Fluids and Lubricants'' in the Index. * Not recommended for pigskin suede leather. **Not recommended for use on instrument vinyl. panel 6-60
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 287
    ... help you identify your engine, specifications, and replacement parts. bl SAMPLE4UXTM072675 kI d PLANT ASSEMBLY E N G l N E A 6 CODE MODEL YEAR f 1 Service Parts Identification Label You'll find this label on the inside of the glove box. It's very helpful if you ever ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 288
    ... vehicle, see "Servicing Your Air Bag-Equipped Vehicle" in the Index. The headlamp wiring is protected ... wiper motoris protected by acircuit breaker and a fuse. If the motor overheatsdue to heavy snow,....If the overload is caused by some electrical problem, be sure to get it fixed. Power Windows ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 289
    ... you replace a bad fuse with a new one of the identical size and rating. Instrument Panel ... Block The fuse block is at the driver's end of the instrument panel. , If you ever have a problem ...fuse extractor are To provided in the cover. reinstall the fuse panel cover, push in and turn thefastener ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 290
    ...Transfer Case Module, Underhood Lamp, Ashtray Lamp, Door Switch Lamp 4 Alternator Field, A/C Compressor Relay, Cluster Chime Module, DRL Relay Coil... Module, Transfer Case Control Module Ignition, SIR Redundant Ignition, RKE Ignition Oxygen Sensor Heater, Exhaust Gas 5 Recirculation, Cam Sensor, CANN....
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 291
    ... Breaker Power Auxiliary Outlets, Assembly 7 Line Diagnostic Link Not Used 8 9 PCMNCM Battery, ABS Battery, Fuel Pump (LN2) 10 PCM/VCM Ignition, Injectors, Crank Sensor, Coil Driver Module Radio, Inside Rearview Mirror 11 Map Lamp 12 DRAC, ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 292
    Replacement Bulbs Lamps Sealed Beam Halogen Headlamps Low-Beam Composite Halogen Headlamps High-Beam Composite Halogen Headlamps Tail and Stoplamps Quantity 2 2 2 Number 2El Lamps Front ... Spark Plug Gap 22 .L L4 4 1-3-4-2 118 at 5,200 rpm "VORTEC" 4300 "VORTEC" 4300 V6 V6 X ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 293
    Normal Maintenance Replacement Parts Replacement part numbers listed in thissection are based on the latest information available at the time of printing, in... Cleaner Filter PCV Valve Automatic Transmission Filter Kit Spark Plugs Fuel Filter Windshield Wiper Blades 2.2L 10 182377 PF47 A1163C cv9ooc ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 294
    ... L) L) Capacities (Approximate) Cooling System Capacity* Transmission Quantity Engine 2.2L "VORTEC" 4300 Auto./Manual Manual 1quarts 1.5 "VORTEC" Auto. 4300 Fuel Tank Capacity Quantity (1 1 .O L) Type Standard Tank19gallons A/C Refrigerant Capacity ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 295
    Vehicle Dimensions" Wheelbase S/T10603 S/T10653 Length S/T 10603 ...I 89.0 inches (480.1 cm) Front Tread ... 108.3 inches (275.1 cm) S Series S/T10803 ...117.9 inches (299.5 cm) 0.0 Wheel Offset T Series ...54.5 inches (138.4 cm) ...122.9 inches (312.2 cm) -6.4 Wheel Offset ...55.0 inches (...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 296
    NOTES 6-70
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 297
    ... please maintain your vehicle properly. RECOMMENDED This section covers the maintenance required for your vehicle. Your vehicle needs these services to retain its safety, dependability andemission control performance. Protection Plan Have youpurchased the GM Protection Plan? The Plan supplements ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 298
    ... to have done and how often. Some of these services can be complex, so unless you are ... you tells you what should be checked whenever stop for fuel. It also explains what youcan easily do to ... some work on your vehicle, you will probably wantto get the service information GM publishes. See "Service ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 299
    ...in Part D. Make sure whoever services your vehicle uses these. Allparts should be replaced and all necessary repairs done before you ... Your Four-Wheel-Drive Vehicle'' in the Index. 0 use the recommended fuel. See "Fuel" in the Index. Selecting the Right Schedule First ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 300
    ...Miles (50 000 km): Air Cleaner Filter Replacement. Fuel Filter Replacement. Every 50,000 Miles (83 000 km): Automatic Transmission Service (severe conditions ...Miles (100 000 km): Engine Accessory Drive Belt Inspection. Fuel Cap and Lines Inspection. Tank, Every 100,000 Miles (...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 301
    ... 000 km): Tire Rotation. Every 30,000 Miles (50 000 km): Fuel Filter Replacement. Air Cleaner Filter Replacement. ... km): Engine Accessory Drive Belt Inspection. Fuel Tank, Cap and Lines Inspection. ... occurs first). Spark Plug Wire Inspection. Spark Plug Replacement. Positive Crankcase Ventilation (...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 302
    ... miles (166 000 km) at thesame intervals. ** Drive axle service: 0 Footnotes -f- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agencyor the California AirResources Board ... life. We, however, urge that all recommended maintenance services be performed at the indicated intervals and the maintenance be recorded. ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 303
    ... months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 3,000 Miles (5 000 km) 0Change engine...months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 0Lubricate the front suspension, ball joints,...case shift linkage, parking brake cable guides, propshaft splines, universal joints, brake ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 304
    ...months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 6,000 Miles (10 000 km)...inthe Index for proper rotation pattern andadditional information. During tire rotation, check brake ...movement. Refer to the appropriate GM service manual for proper caliper service procedures. Lubricate the front ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 305
    ... (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 0Lubricate the front suspension, ball joints, steering linkage and transfer ...). CI Inspect air cleaner filter if you are driving in dusty conditions. Replace filter if necessary. An Emission Control Service.? (Continued) 7-9
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 306
    ...3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 15,000 Miles (25 000 km)...transfer case shift linkage, parking brake cable guides, propshaft splines, universal joints, brake pedal ...as needed. Check constant velocity joints and axle seals for leaking.** DATEMILEAGE ACTUAL SERVICED BY:...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 307
    ... Index for proper rotation pattern and additional information. During tire rotation, check brake ....Refer to the appropriate GM service manual for proper caliper service,procedures. c Change engine ..., whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 0Lubricate the front suspension, ball joints, ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 308
    ... 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 24,000 Miles (40 000 km)...3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 0Lubricate the front suspension, ball joints, ...Check constant velocity joints and axle seals for leaking.** DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED BY: 7-12
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 309
    .../City Maintenance Schedule I 0Replace fuel filter. An Emission Control Service.? 30,000 Miles ...months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 0Replace air cleaner filter. An Emission .... Refer to the appropriate GM service manual for proper caliper service procedures. * DATE ACTUAL ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 310
    ... months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 36,000 Miles (60 000 ... months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. Lubricate the front suspension, balljoints, steering ... and axle seals for leaking.** ~~ I DATE I ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED BY:) DATE MILEAGE ACTUAL ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 311
    ... 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 39,000 Miles (65 000 km) ...3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 0Lubricate the front suspension, ball joints, ... case shift linkage, parking brake cable guides, propshaft splines, universal joints, brake pedal ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 312
    ...Index for proper rotation pattern and additional information. During tire rotation, check brake ...movement. Refer to the appropriate GM service manual for proper caliper service procedures. I 45,000 ..., whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 0Lubricate the front suspension, ball joints,...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 313
    ..., whichever occurs first). 0Inspect air cleaner filter if you are driving in dusty conditions. Replace filter if necessary. An Emission Control Service.? 0Lubricate the front suspension, ball joints, steering linkage and transfer case shift linkage, ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 314
    ... any of these conditions, the fluid and filter donot require changing. Manual transmission fluid doesn't require change. 50,000 Miles (83 000 ... mountainous terrain. When doing frequent trailer towing. Uses such asfound in taxi, police or delivery service. DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED BY I 7-18
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 315
    ... months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 51,000 Miles (85 000 km...months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 0Lubricate the front suspension, ball joints,...axle seals for leaking.** DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED B Y 0Lubricate the front suspension, ball joints,...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 316
    ...3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 54,000 Miles (90 000 km)...the Index for proper rotation pattern and additional information. During tire rotation, check brake calipers... Refer tothe appropriate GM service manual for proper caliper service procedures. Lubricate the front ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 317
    ..., whichever occurs first). 0Replace air cleaner filter. An Emission Control Service. Inspect fuel tank, cap and lines for damage or leaks. Inspect fuel cap gasket for any damage. Replace parts as needed. An Emission Control Service.? I DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED B Y...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 318
    ... months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 63,000 Miles (105 000 km... months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 0Lubricate the front suspension, ball joints, ...and transfercase shift linkage, parking brakecable guides, propshaft splines, universal joints, brake ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 319
    ...3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 0Rotate tires. See "Tire Inspection ... for proper rotation pattern and additional information. During tire rotation, check brake .... Refer to the appropriate GM service manual for proper caliper service procedures. 0Lubricate the front ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 320
    ...3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 75,000 Miles (125 000 km)... months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. balljoints, steering linkage and transfer case... transfer case shift linkage, parking brakecable guides, propshaft splines, universal joints, brake ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 321
    ...air cleaner filter if you are driving in dusty conditions. Replace filter if necessary. An Emission Control Service.? 0Check readfront axle fluid ...velocity joints and axle seals for leaking.** An Emission Control Service. 0Lubricate the front suspension, ball joints, steering linkage...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 322
    ... Index for proper rotation pattern and additional information. During tire rotation, check brake ... movement. Refer to the appropriate GM service manual for proper caliper service procedures. 81,000 ..., whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. Lubricate the front suspension, ball joints, ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 323
    ... months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 84,000 Miles (140 000 km...months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. Lubricate the front suspension, ball joints,...constant velocity joints and axle seals for leaking.** I DATE I ACTUAL MILEAGE (SERVICED B X l 7-27
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 324
    ...TripKity Maintenance Schedule I 0Replace fuel filter. An Emission Control Service. 90,000 Miles ...months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 0Replace air cleaner filter. An Emission .... Refer to the appropriate GM service manual for proper caliper service procedures. DATE ACTUAL ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 325
    ... 3 months, whichever occurs first), An Emission Control Service. 17 Lubricate the front suspension, ball ... case shift linkage, parking brake cable guides, propshaft splines, universal joints, brake ... velocity joints and axle seals for leaking.** ~~ ~~~~~~~~ DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED BY: 7-29
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 326
    ..., flush and refill cooling system (or every 60 months since last service, whichever occurs first). See ... seals for leaking.** DATE An Emission Control Service.? 0Inspect spark plug wires. An Emission ControlService. 0Replace spark plugs. An Emission ControlService. ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED B Y ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 327
    ...- Uses such as found in 'taxi, police or delivery service. O If you do not use your ...the fluid and filter donot require changing. Manual transmission fluid doesn't require change. L7 Inspect Positive Crankcase Ventilation (Pcv)valve. An Emission Control Service. .* I I DATEMILEAGE ACTUAL 7-31
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 328
    ...miles (166 000 km) at thesame intervals. ** Drive axle service: 0 Footnotes The U.S. Environmental Protection Agencyor the California Air Resources Board...useful life. We, however, urge that all recommended maintenance services be performed at the indicated intervals and the maintenance be recorded....
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 329
    ... for freedom of movement. Refer to the appropriate GM service manual for proper caliper service procedures. 0Change engine oil and filter (or every 12 months, whichever ... at every oil change (or every 12 months, whichever occurs first). DATEMILEAGE ACTUAL SERVICED B Y I 7-33
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 330
    ... 12 months, whicheveroccurs first). An Emission Control Service. 22,500 Miles (37 500 km... 12 months, whicheveroccurs first). An Emission Control Service. 0Lubricate the front suspension, balljoints, steering ... case shift linkage, parking brakecable guides, propshaft splines, universal joints, brake ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 331
    ...€ in the Index for proper rotation pattern and additional information. During tire rotation, check brake calipers for freedom of movement. Refer to the appropriate GM service manual for proper caliper service procedures. 0Change engine oil and filter (or every 12 months, whichever occurs ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 332
    ...(or at each brake relining, whichever occurs first). 0Replace fuel filter. An Emission Cont.rol Service.? 0Lubricate the front suspension, ball ...12 months, whichever occurs fiqst). Replace air cleaner filter. An Emission Control Service. I DATE MILEAGE ACTUAL SERVICED BY...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 333
    ... Index for proper rotation pattern and additional information. During tire rotation, check brake .... Refer to the appropriate GM service manual for proper caliper service procedures. 0Change engine ..., whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 0Lubricate the front suspension, ball joints, ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 334
    .... I f you do not use your vehicle under any of these conditions, thefluid and filter do not require changing. Manual transmissionfluid doesn't requirechange. I I I 1 DATE MILEAGE ACTUAL SERVICED BY: 7-38
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 335
    ... months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 0Check readfront axle fluid level ...Index for proper rotation pattern and additional information. During tire rotation, check brake .... Refer to the appropriate GM service manual for proper caliper service procedures. 0Lubricate the front ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 336
    ... axle seals for leaking.** 0Replace air cleaner filter. An Emission ControlService. 0Inspect fuel tank, cap and lines for damage or leaks. Inspect fuel cap gasket for any damage. Replace parts as needed. An Emission ControlService.'f I DATE ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 337
    ... months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 0Check readfront axle fluid level ...Index for proper rotation pattern and additional information. During tire rotation, check brake ...movement. Refer to the appropriate GM service manual for proper caliper service procedures. DATE ACTUAL ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 338
    ... months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 82,500 Miles (137 500 ...months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. C Lubricate the front suspension, ball joints,...axle seals for leaking.** DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED BY: 0Lubricate the front suspension, ball joints,...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 339
    ... Index for proper rotation pattern and additional information. During tire rotation, check brake .... Refer to the appropriate GM service manual for proper caliper service procedures. 0Change engine ..., whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. 0Lubricate the front suspension, ball joints, ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 340
    ... relining, whichever occurs first). 0Replace fuel filter. An Emission ControlSewice.? 0Lubricate the front ... shift linkage, parking brake cable guides, propshaft splines, universal joints, brake ... for leaking.** Replace air cleaner filter. An Emission ControlService. DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 341
    ... appropriate GM service manual for proper caliper service procedures. 0Drain, flush and refill cooling system (or every 60... Emission Control Service.? 0Inspect spark plug wires. An Emission Control Service. Replace spark plugs. An Emission Control Service. (Continued) DATE MILEAGE ACTUAL SERVICED...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 342
    .... - Uses such as found in taxi, police or delivery service. If you do not use your ... the fluid andfilter do not require changing. Manual transmission fluid doesn't require change. 0Inspect Positive Crankcase Ventilation ( P c v ) valve. An Emission Control Service. DATE MILEAGE ACTUAL SERVICED ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 343
    ... "Windshield Washer Fluid" in the Index for further details. At Each Fuel Fill It is important for you or a service station attendant to pegorm these underhood checks at each fuel fill. At Least -Oncea Month Tire Inflation Check Make sure tires are inflated ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 344
    ... them repairedor replaced. (The air bag system does not need regular maintenance.) Manual Transmission .... See loss "Manual Transmission" in the Index. A fluid may indicate a problem. Check the system and ... specified in PartD. Body Lubrication Service Lubricate all bodydoor and fuel door hinges, ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 345
    Starter Switch Check Brake-Transmission Shift Interlock (BTSI) Check (Automatic Transmission) ...your vehicle's BTSI needs service. 3. On automatic transmission vehicles, try to start the engine in each ...any other position, your vehicle needs service. On manual transmission vehicles, put the shift ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 346
    ... to LOCK ineach shift lever position. With an automatic transmission, the key should turn to LOCK only whenthe shift lever is in PARK (P). With a manual transmission, the key should turn to LOCK only when the shiftlever is in REVERSE (R). Parking Brake and Automatic Transmission PARK (P) Mechanism ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 347
    ... may be found in a service manual. See "Service and Owner Publications'' in the Index. Exhaust System ...Radiator and Heater Hose Inspection Inspect the hoses and have them replaced if ... for damage or missing parts. Replaceparts as needed. Replace anycables that have higheffort or excessive wear....
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 348
    Drive Axle Service Check readfront axle fluid level and add as needed. Check constant velocityjoints and axle sealsfor leaking. Brake System Inspection Inspect the completesystem. Inspect brake lines and hoses for proper hook-up, binding,leaks, ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 349
    ... USAGE Engine Oil USAGE ',Coolant Supplement Sealer Hydraulic Brake System FLUIDLUBRICANT GM Part No. 3634621 or equivalent with a... (GM Part System No. 12345347 or equivalent). Power Steering System Manual Transmission Automatic Transmission Key Lock Cylinders GM Power Steering Fluid (GM Part No....
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 350
    - USAGE Chassis Lubrication FLUIDLUBRICANT Chassis lubricant (GM Part No. 1052497 or equivalent) or lubricant meeting requirements of NLGI Grade 2, Category LB or GC-LB. Wheel bearing lubricant meeting requirements of NLGI Grade 2, Category GC or GC-LB (GM Part No. 1051344 or equivalent). Axle ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 351
    ...Category LB or GC-LB. USAGE Weatherstrip Squeaks Gas Line FLUIDLUBRICANT Multi-purpose lubricant, Superlube@ .(GM Part No. 12346241 or equivalent). Gas Line De-Icer (GM Part No. ... Grease (GM Part No. 12345579 or equivalent). See "Replacement Parts" in the Index for f?ecdmmei.liled replacement...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 352
    ... are performed, record the date, odometer reading and who performed the service in the boxes providedafter the maintenance interval. Any additional informationfrom "... receipts. Your owner information portfolio is a convenient place tostore them. Maintenance Record ODOMETER SERVICED READING DATE ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 353
    + I ODOMETER READING Maintenance Record MAINTENANCE PERFORMED I SERVICED BY 7-57
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 354
    Maintenance Record ODOMETER SERVICED READING DATE BY MAINTENANCE PERFORMED 7-58
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 355
    ... need assistance. This section also tellsyou how to obtain service publications and how to report any safety defects. This section includes information on: 0 0 Customer Satisfaction Procedure The Customer Satisfaction Procedure Customer Assistance for Text ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 356
    ... your vehicle can be handled by your selling or servicing dealer. Your dealer has the facility, ... technicians, special tools and up-to-date information to promptly address any issue which ... matter has already been reviewed with the Sales, Service, or Parts Manager, contactthe owner of the dealership ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 357
    ... prompt assistance, please have the following information available to give the Customer Assistance Representative:... to your Warranty and Owner Assistance Information booklet for addresses of Canadian and GM... (TTY) Users To assist customers who are deaf, hard of hearing, or speech-impaired and who use...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 358
    ...phone roadside assistance with minor mechanical problems.If your problem cannot be resolved over ... repair, etc .) Roadside Basic Care services (as outlined above) Plus: 0 To enhance Chevrolet's.../Geo Roadside Assistance Center. As the owner of a 1996 Chevrolet/Geo, membership in Roadside Assistance...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 359
    ...Flat Tire Service (spare installed on the road) FREE Jump Start (at home or on the road) FREE Fuel Delivery ... New Vehicle Limited Warranty to eligible purchasers of 1996 ChevroletIGeo passenger car and light duty ...to Retail and Retail Lease Customers operating 1996 and newer Chevrolet/Geo vehicles for...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 360
    ...provided by the dealer or call 1-800-268-6800 for emergency services. 0 A loaner vehicle will be made available for overnight warranty repairs up ... in does not late in the day, for service on the next day, constitute overnight repairs.) Gas allowance of up to $10 a day for rides provided by another...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 361
    ... an out-of-court program administered by the Better Business Bureau system to settle disputes between customers andautomobile manufacturers. This program ...statelaw. Canadian owners refer toyour Warranty and Owner Assistance Information booklet. General Motors reserves the right to change eligibility ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 362
    ...as an intermediary between you and Chevrolet. If this mediation is unsuccessful, an informal hearing will be scheduled where eligiblecustomers may present their case to an... and remedy campaign. However, NHTSAcannot become involved in individual problems between you, your dealer or General Motors. To ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 363
    ... 1908 Colonel Sam Drive Oshawa, Ontario L l H 8P7 Service manuals, service bulletins, owner's manuals and other service literature are available for purchase for all current and many ... vehicles. Toll-free telephone numbers for ordering information: United States ,,, ... 1-800-55 1-4 123 ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 364
    Service Manuals Service manuals contain diagnostic and repair information for all chassis and body systems. They may be ... are meant for qualified technicians. Insome cases bulletins refer to service manuals, specialized tools, equipment and safety procedures necessaryto service...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 365
    ... Front ...6-23 Rear ...2.19. 6.21 Battery ...6-35 ChargeLight ...2-54 Jump Starting ...5-2 2-5 Replacement.KeylessEntry ...5-2 Warnings ...BBBAuto Line ...8-7 Better Business Bureau Mediation ...8-7 BrakeFluid ...6-31 2-25 Brake. Parking ...Brake ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 366
    ... Control ...; 2-42 BTSI Check ...7-49 Bulb Replacement ...6-35., 6-66 Canadian Roadside Assistance ...8-6 ... ...3-18 Center High-Mounted Stoplamp Bulb Replacement...6-39 Center Passenger Position ...1-25 Certif?...33 Cigarette Lighter ...2-46 Circuit Breakers and Fuses ...6-63 Cleaner, Air ...6-14, 6-67 ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 367
    ... Coolant ...2- I3 Coolant Heater. Engine ...8-6 Courtesy Transportation ...2-36 Cruise Control ...Customer Assistance Information ...8-1 Customer ... ...3-1.7, 6-62 Electrical System ...6-62 Engine ...6-8 Capacities ...6-68 Coolant ...5- 13. 6-24 Coolant Heater ...2-13 7-47 Coolant Level Check ...2-57 ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 368
    ... ...6-57 ...6-59 Fog Lamp Switch ...2-41 Foreign Countries. Fuel ...6-4 Fourth Gear. Manual Transmission ...2-18 ... Front Turn Signal Lamp Bulb Replacement ...6-38 Fuel ...6-3 Filling Your Tank...6-5 Foreign Countries ...6-4 Gage ...2-62 Fuel Tank Capacity ...6-68 Fuses and Circuit Breakers ...6-63 ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 369
    Halogen Bulbs ...6-35 5- I Hazard Warning Flashers ...Headlamps ...2-39 6-36 Bulb Replacement ...HighLow ... ...Interior Lamps ... 7-51 2-48 6-55 2-50 6-63 2-42 Jack...JumpSeat ... Jump Starting ...K e y in the Ignition ...KeylessEntrySystem ...KeyLock Cylinders Service ...Key Release Button ...Keys ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 370
    ...51 Recommended Fluids and Lubricants ...6.68.7.53 Scheduled Maintenance Services ...7-3 Short Trip/City ...7-4 6-59 Maintenance. Underbody ...... ...4-56 2-57 Malfunction Indicator Lamp ...1-1 ManualFrontSeat ...ManualLumbarSupport ...1-3 Manual Transmission Fluid ...6-19 2-17 Shifting ...6-4 Methanol ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 371
    Neutral Automatic Transmission ...2- 16 Manual Transmission ...2- 18 NewVehicle "Break-In" ...2-8 4-2 8 Nightvision ...Normal Maintenance Replacement Parts ...6-47 ... Burn ...4-55 With a Trailer ...Your Vehicle. Manual Transmission ...2-29 Parts. Replacement ...6-67 4-11 Passing ...4-44 Payload ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 372
    ...38 Checking ...Child ...1-30 Replacing Parts After a Crash ...1-39 ! System Check ...7-48 ...Passengers ...1-27 Reminder Light ...: 1-7, 2-53 1-39 Replacing After a Crash ...Right Front Passenger ... Restraint Systems ...1-1 Second Gear 2-16 AutomaticTransmission ...Manual Transmission ...2-18 Service and...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 373
    ......Stains, Cleaning ...6-54 .,...7-49 Starter Switch Check ...Starting Your Engine ...2- 10 Steam ... ...2-52 2-6 Tailgate ...6-40 Taillamp Bulb Replacement ...3-18 TapePlayerCare ...2-7 Theft ...Theft-Deterrent ... ...3- 14 6-28 Thermostat ...Third Gear, Manual Transmission ...2- 18 Tilt Steering Wheel ...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 374
    ... Used Replacement Wheels ...:...6-51 Vanity Mirror Lamp Bulb Replacement ...6-41 Vehicle Control ...4-5 DamageWarnings ...iv Dimensions ...6-68 ... Check ...7-47 WindshieldWiper ...2-35 6-42,6-67 BladeReplacement ...Fuses ...6-62 4-37 Winter Driving ...Wiring, Headlamp ...6-62 5-7 Wrecke~Towing... 9-...
  • 1996 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 375



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