2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup Owner's Manual

2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup Manual

2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup manual table of contents:

  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 1
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 2
    Every 2001 S10 under warranty is backed with the following services: 1-800-CHEV-USA ® ( For vehicles purchased in Canada, call 1-800...emergency: Courtesy Transportation Free lockout assistance Free dead-battery assistance Free out-of-fuel assistance Free flat-tire change Emergency towing
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 3
    2001 Chevrolet S10 Owner's Manual Litho in U.S.A. Part Number C2108 A First Edition © Copyright General Motors Corporation 2000 All Rights Reserved i
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 4
    ... of Contents Seats and Restraint Systems Section 1 Seats and Seat Controls Safety Belts Air Bag Systems Restraint Systems for Children Features and Controls Section 2 Windows Keys and Door Locks Remote Keyless Entry (If Equipped) Tailgate Automatic Transmission (If ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 5
    Table of Contents (cont'd) Comfort Controls and Audio Systems Section 3 Heating and Air Conditioning Setting the Radio Clock Radio...Your Driving and the Road Section 4 Defensive Driving Drunken Driving Control of a Vehicle Braking Steering Driving Tips for Various Road Conditions ...
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    Table of Contents (cont'd) Service and Appearance Care Section 6 Fuel Checking Fluids and Lubricants Engine Air Cleaner/Filter Brakes Bulb Replacement Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement Tires and Wheels Appearance Care Electrical System Capacities ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 7
    ... Assistance and Courtesy Transportation Warranty Information (See Warranty Manual) Reporting Safety Defects on page 8-10 Service Publications Index Section 9 In the Index ... it to quickly find something you want to read. Please refer to the last page of this manual for your Service Station Guide v
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 8
    We support voluntary technician certification. GENERAL MOTORS, GM, the GM Emblem, CHEVROLET, the CHEVROLET Emblem and the name S10 are registered trademarks of General Motors Corporation. This manual includes the latest information at the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 9
    How to Use this Manual Many people read their owner's manual from beginning to end when they first receive their new vehicle. If you do this, it will help you learn about the features and controls for your vehicle. In this manual, you'll find that pictures and words work...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 10
    .... But the notice will tell you what to do to help avoid the damage. When you read other manuals, you might see CAUTION and NOTICE warnings in different colors or in different words. You'll also see warning labels on your vehicle. They use the same ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 11
    ... symbols you may see: ENGINE COOLANT TEMP WINDSHIELD WASHER BATTERY CHARGING SYSTEM FUSE TURN SIGNALS LIGHTER DOOR LOCK UNLOCK PARKING LAMPS WINDSHIELD DEFROSTER HORN BRAKE FASTEN SEAT BELTS HAZARD WARNING FLASHER POWER WINDOW ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 12
    Model Reference This manual covers these models: Regular Cab Pickup Extended Cab Pickup Crew CabR x
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 13
    Service Station Guide For a More Detailed Look at What's Under the Hood See Section 6 Battery See Section 6 Cooling System See Section 5 Tire Pressure See Section 6 Spare Tire Pressure See Sections 5, 6 Hood Release See Section 6 Windshield Washer Fluid See Section 6 Engine Oil ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 14
    ... some things you should not do with air bags and safety belts. 1-2 1-7 1-11 1-12...1-12 1-19 1-20 1-20 1-30 Seats and Seat Controls Safety Belts: They're for Everyone Here Are Questions Many People Ask About... Seat Passengers (Extended Cab Jump Seats) Rear Seat Passengers Children Restraint Systems for...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 15
    ... the seats -- how to adjust them, and fold them up and down. Manual Front Seat CAUTION: You can lose control of the vehicle if you try to adjust a manual driver's seat while the vehicle is moving. The sudden movement could startle and confuse...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 16
    Manual Lumbar Support (If Equipped) If you have this feature, there will be a knob on the outside of ...seatback, lift the lever on the outside of the seat. Turn the knob toward the front of the vehicle to increase lumbar support and toward the rear of the vehicle to decrease lumbar support. Release ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 17
    ... this. The shoulder belt can't do its job because it won't be against your body. Instead, it will be in front of you. In a crash you could go into it, receiving neck ... is in motion, have the seatback upright. Then sit well back in the seat and wear your safety belt properly. But don't have a ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 18
    Seatback Latches (Regular or Extended Cab Only) The front seatback folds forward to let people get into the rear seat or to ...it is locked. To fold the front seatback forward, push the lever on the side of the seat rearward and pull the seatback forward. To return the seatback to the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 19
    Easy Entry Seat (Extended Cab Models) The right front bucket or split-bench seat of your vehicle ... easy to get in and out of the rear vehicle area. Jump Seat (Extended Cab Models) Your extended cab pickup has a jump seat in the rear area. D Tilt the right front seatback completely forward and the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 20
    Rear Seat (Crew CabR) To tilt the rear seat forward, pull forward on the lever located at the base of the seatback. CAUTION: It is extremely dangerous to ride in a cargo area, inside or outside of a vehicle. In a collision, people riding in these areas are more likely to be seriously ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 21
    ...badly hurt or killed. After more than 30 years of safety belts in vehicles, the facts are clear. In most crashes buckling up does matter ...a lot! Why Safety Belts Work When you ride in or on anything, you go as fast as it goes. Take the simplest vehicle. Suppose it's just a seat on wheels. 1-8
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 22
    Put someone on it. Get it up to speed. Then stop the vehicle. The rider doesn't stop. 1-9
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 23
    The person keeps going until stopped by something. In a real vehicle, it could be the windshield ... or the instrument panel ... 1-10
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 24
    ...greater if you are belted. If my vehicle has air bags, why should I have to wear safety belts?...so they work with safety belts -- not instead of them. Every air bag system ever offered for sale has required the use ... belts. Even if you're in a vehicle that has air bags, you still have to buckle up to...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 25
    ... a good driver doesn't protect you from things beyond your control, such as bad drivers. Most accidents occur within 25 miles (40 ...-Shoulder Belt The driver has a lap-shoulder belt. Here's how to wear it properly. 1. Close and lock the door. 2. Adjust the seat so you can sit up straight. To see ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 26
    4. Push the latch plate into the buckle until it clicks. Pull up on the latch plate to make sure it is secure. If the belt isn't long enough, see "... able to unbuckle the safety belt quickly if you ever had to. 3. Pick up the latch plate and pull the belt across you. Don't let it get twisted. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 27
    ... force at your abdomen. This could cause serious or even fatal injuries. The shoulder belt should go over the shoulder and across the chest. These parts of the body are best able to take belt restraining forces. The safety belt locks if there's a sudden stop or crash, or if you pull the belt very ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 28
    ... with this? CAUTION: You can be seriously hurt if your shoulder belt is too loose. In a crash, you would move forward too much, which could increase injury. The shoulder belt should fit against your body. A: The shoulder belt is too loose. It won't give nearly as much protection this way. 1-15
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    Q: What's wrong with this? CAUTION: You can be seriously injured if your belt is buckled in the wrong place like this. In a crash, the belt would go up over your abdomen. The belt forces would be there, not at the pelvic bones. This could cause serious internal injuries. Always buckle your belt...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 30
    ... injured if you wear the shoulder belt under your arm. In a crash, your body would move too far forward, which would increase the chance of head... organs like your liver or spleen. A: The shoulder belt is worn under the arm. It should be worn over the shoulder at all times. 1-17
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 31
    ...wrong with this? CAUTION: 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 belt is twisted, make it straight so it can work properly, or ask your dealer to fix it. A: The belt is twisted across the body. 1-18
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 32
    ... push the button on the buckle. The belt should go back out of the way. Before you close the door, be sure the belt is out of the way. If you slam the door on it, you can damage both the belt and your vehicle. A pregnant woman should wear a lap-shoulder belt, ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 33
    ...bag system. Your vehicle has air bags -- one air bag for the driver and another air ... regulations. Here are the most important things to know about the air bag system: Right Front Passenger ... front passenger's safety belt properly, see "Driver Position" earlier in this section. The right front ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 34
    ...you. Safety belts help keep you in position before and during a crash. Always wear your safety belt, even with air bags. The driver should sit as far back as possible while still maintaining control of the vehicle. 1-21
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 35
    ... part of this manual called "Children." There is an air bag readiness light on the instrument panel, which shows the air bag ... air bag 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. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 36
    How the Air Bag System Works The right front passenger's air bag is in the instrument panel on the passenger's side. Where are the air bags? The driver's air bag is in the middle of the steering wheel. 1-23
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 37
    ... put anything on the steering wheel hub or on or near any other air bag covering. When should an air bag inflate? An air bag is ... The inflator, air bag and related hardware are all part of the air bag modules inside the steering wheel and in the instrument panel in front of the right front passenger....
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 38
    ...vehicle after an air bag inflates, then get fresh air by opening a window or door. D Air bags are designed to inflate only once. After they inflate... another crash. A new system will include air bag modules and possibly other parts. The service manual for your vehicle covers the need to replace other...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 39
    ... system won't work properly. See your dealer for service. Air Bag Off Switch (Regular Cab and Extended Cab Models) If your vehicle is a regular cab model or an extended cab model, it has a switch on the instrument panel that you can use to turn off the right ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 40
    ... potential harm from the passenger air D my vehicle has no rear seat; D my vehicle ... it necessary for the infant to ride in the front seat so that the driver can constantly monitor the child’s... it necessary for the child to ride in the front seat so that the driver can constantly monitor the childମ.
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 41
    CAUTION: If the air bag readiness light ever comes on when you have turned off the ... you have your vehicle serviced. To turn off the right front passenger's air bag, insert your ... air bag will remain off until you turn it back on again, and the AIR BAG OFF light will stay on to remind you that the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 42
    ... your vehicle and the air bag system. To purchase a service manual, see "Service and Owner Publications" in the Index. CAUTION: For up to 10 minutes after the ignition key is turned off and the battery is disconnected, an air bag can still inflate during improper service. You can be injured ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 43
    ... may not work properly if you relocate any of the air bag sensors. If you have any questions about this, you... A: Lap Belt If your vehicle is a regular cab or an extended cab with a bench seat, someone can sit in the center position. If your vehicle is a crew cab model, someone can sit in the center ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 44
    When you sit in a center seating position, you have a lap safety belt, which has no retractor. To make the belt longer, tilt the latch plate and pull it along the belt. To make the belt shorter, pull its free end as shown until the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 45
    Rear Seat Passengers (Extended Cab Jump Seats) Rear passengers who aren't safety belted can be thrown out of the ... belts. 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 ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 46
    ... And they can strike others in the vehicle who are wearing safety belts. Rear Seat Outside Passenger Positions (Crew Cab) To make it shorter, pull the belt as shown until it is snug. Buckle and position it the same way as the lap part of the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 47
    Lap-Shoulder Belt (Crew Cab) The positions next to the windows have lap-shoulder belts. Here's how to wear one properly. 1. Pick up the latch plate and pull the belt across you. Don't let it get twisted. The shoulder belt may lock if you pull the belt across you very ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 48
    ...less likely to slide under the lap belt. If you slid under it, the belt would apply force at your abdomen. This could cause serious or even fatal injuries. The shoulder belt should go over the shoulder and across the chest. These parts of the body are best able to take belt restraining forces. 1-35
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 49
    ... belt very quickly out of the retractor. CAUTION: You can be seriously hurt if your shoulder belt is too loose. In a crash, you would move forward too much, which could increase injury. The shoulder belt should fit against your body. To unlatch the belt, just push the button on the buckle. 1-36
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 50
    Children Everyone in a vehicle needs protection! This includes infants and all other children. Neither the distance traveled nor the age and size of the traveler changes the need, for everyone, to use safety restraints. In fact, the law in every state in the United States and in every Canadian ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 51
    CAUTION: People should never hold a baby in their arms while riding in a vehicle. A baby doesn't weigh much -- until a crash. During a crash a baby... a 12-lb. (5.5 kg) baby will suddenly become a 240-lb. (110 kg) force on a person's arms. A baby should be secured in an appropriate restraint. 1-38
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 52
    ... who are up against, or very close to, any air bag when it inflates can be seriously injured ... the vehicle's safety belt system nor its air bag system is designed for them. Young ... vehicle safety standards. The restraint manufacturer's instructions that come with the restraint state the weight and...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 53
    CAUTION: Newborn infants need complete support, including support for the head and neck. This is necessary because a newborn ...and its head weighs so much compared with the rest of its body. In a crash, an infant in a rear-facing seat settles into the restraint, so the crash forces can be distributed ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 54
    Restraint Systems for Children An infant car bed (A), a special bed made for use in a motor vehicle, is an infant restraint system ...s head rests toward the center of the vehicle. A rear-facing infant seat (B) provides restraint with the seating surface against the back of the infant. The harness ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 55
    ... forward-facing child seat (C-E) provides restraint for the child's body with the harness and also ...such as T-shaped or shelf-like shields. A booster seat (F-G) is a child restraint designed to improve the fit ...vehicle's safety belt system. Some booster seats have a shoulder belt positioner, and ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 56
    ...securing an add-on child restraint, refer to the instructions that come with the restraint which may be on the restraint itself or in a booklet, or both, and to this manual. The child restraint instructions are important, so if they are not available, obtain a...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 57
    Where to Put the Restraint (Regular Cab and Extended Cab Pickup) The child restraint must be secured properly in the right front passenger seat. If you... this, including important safety information. Where to Put the Restraint (Crew Cab Pickup) Accident statistics show that children ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 58
    ... of a crew cab pickup model. If you want to secure a child restraint in a rear outside seating position of a crew cab model, be sure to study the instructions that came with your child restraint to see if there is enough room to secure your ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 59
    ...has a top strap, it should be anchored. The three anchor points for the rear seat child restraint positions in the Crew Cab are located on the back wall behind the rear passenger's seat. Anchor the top strap to one of these anchor points. Be...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 60
    ... a top strap-equipped child restraint in a rear outboard seating position of a crew cab model, route the top strap through the opening in the head restraint. Then, attach ... the child restraint. Securing a Child Restraint in a Rear Outside Seat Position (Crew Cab Models) 1-47
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 61
    3. Buckle the belt. Make sure the release button is positioned so you would be able to unbuckle the safety belt quickly if you ever had to. 4. Pull the rest of the shoulder belt all the way out of the retractor to set the lock. 1-48
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 62
    ...larger child passenger. Securing a Child Restraint in the Center Front Seat Position (Regular Cab & Extended Cab Models) and in the Center Rear Seat Position (Crew Cab Models) 5. To tighten the belt, feed the shoulder belt back into the retractor while you push ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 63
    Jump Seats (Extended Cab) Securing a Child Restraint in the Right Front Seat Position Don't use child ... work properly. Your vehicle has a passenger air bag. If your vehicle is a regular cab pickup or an extended cab pickup, there's a switch on the instrument panel that you can use to turn off ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 64
    ...-facing child restraint would be very close to the inflating air bag. If your vehicle is a crew cab, do not use a rear-facing child ...you can secure a forward-facing child restraint in the right front seat of a crew cab. Unless your vehicle has the air bag off switch and the passenger's air bag has...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 65
    ...as the instructions say. 1. Your vehicle has a right front passenger's air bag. If your vehicle is a regular cab pickup or an extended cab pickup and you are using a rear-facing child restraint in this seat, make sure the air bag is turned off. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 66
    4. Buckle the belt. Make sure the release button is positioned so you would be able to unbuckle the safety belt quickly if you ever had to. 5. Pull the rest of the shoulder belt all the way out of the retractor to set the lock. 1-53
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 67
    ... were using a rear-facing child restraint in a regular cab model or extended cab model, turn on the right front passenger's air bag when you remove the rear-...directions to be sure it is secure. If the right front passenger's air bag is turned off for a person who isn't in a risk...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 68
    ... other people who are buckled up, or can be thrown out of the vehicle. Older children need to use safety belts properly. Older children who have outgrown booster seats should wear the vehicle's safety belts. If you have the choice, a child should sit next to a window so the child can wear a lap-...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 69
    ...shoulder belt still is on the child's shoulder, so that in a crash the child's upper body would have the restraint that belts provide. If the child is so small... to the child's face or neck, you might want to place the child in a seat that has a lap belt, if your vehicle has one. CAUTION: Never...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 70
    CAUTION: Never do this. Here a child is sitting in a seat that has a lap-shoulder belt, but the shoulder part is behind the child. If the child wears the belt in this way, in a crash the child might slide under the belt. The belt's force would then be applied right on the child's abdomen. That ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 71
    ... new belts. If you ever see a label on the driver's or on a crew cab right front passenger's safety belt that says to replace the belt, be sure to do so. Then the ... a collision. You would see this label on the belt near the door opening. Checking Your Restraint Systems Now and then,...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 72
    Section 2 Features and Controls Here you can learn about the many standard and optional features ... 2-24 2-27 2-29 2-32 2-33 Windows Keys Door Locks Remote Keyless Entry System (If ... Positions Starting Your Engine Engine Coolant Heater (If Equipped) Automatic Transmission Operation Manual Transmission ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 73
    Windows CAUTION: Leaving children in a vehicle with the windows closed is dangerous. A child can be overcome by the extreme heat and can suffer permanent injuries or even death from heat stroke. Never leave a child alone in a vehicle, especially with the windows closed in warm or hot weather. 2-2
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 74
    ... door to raise or lower your manual side door windows. Power Windows (If Equipped) If you have power windows, the controls are on each of the side doors. With power windows, the switches ... Power" in the Index.) The driver's door has a switch for the passenger window(s) as well. Crew CabR Press ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 75
    .... The express-down feature can be interrupted at any time by pressing the up arrow end of the switch. Lockout Switch (Crew Cab) Four-door vehicles have a lockout feature to prevent passengers from operating the power windows. It is located on the driver's door ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 76
    ... be badly injured or even killed. They could operate the power windows or other controls or even make the vehicle move. Don't leave the keys in a vehicle with children. Squeeze the latch in the center of the window and slide the glass to open it. When you close ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 77
    This vehicle has one double-sided key for the ignition and door locks. It will fit with either side up. When a new vehicle is delivered, the dealer provides the owner with a pair of identical keys and a key code number. The key code number tells your dealer or a qualified locksmith how to make ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 78
    .... D Passengers -- especially children -- can easily open the doors and fall out of a moving vehicle. When a door is locked, the handle won't open it. You increase the chance of being thrown out of the vehicle in a crash if the doors aren't locked. So, wear safety belts properly and...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 79
    ... door from the inside, slide the lever on the inside of the door down. To unlock the door, slide the lever on the inside of ... You will see a red area on the lever. Power Door Locks (If Equipped) You can ... equipped). If your vehicle has power door locks, the switch is located on the armrest. Remove ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 80
    ...: Press the lock side of the power lock switch on the door panel once, and then the unlock side ...: Press the lock side of the power lock switch on the door panel once, and then the unlock side ...: Press the lock side of the power lock switch on the door panel twice. This turns off the automatic lock ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 81
    ...Equipped) With this feature, you can lock the rear doors so they can't be opened from the inside ...your key in the vehicle when the key is in the ignition and a door is open. If the power lock switch ...Move the lever down to disengage the lock. 3. Close the door. 4. Do the same thing to the other rear...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 82
    ...still having trouble, see your dealer or a Operation UNLOCK: When you press UNLOCK, the driver's door will unlock automatically, the parking lamps will flash and the interior lights will go on.... flash and the interior lights will go on. LOCK: Press LOCK to lock all the doors. Press LOCK...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 83
    ... vehicle can have only four transmitters matched to it. Battery Replacement Under normal use, ... last about two years. You can tell the battery is weak if the transmitter won't work at... NOTICE: When replacing the battery, use care not to touch any of the circuitry. Static from your body transferred...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 84
    ... buttons on the transmitter at the same time for seven seconds. The door locks should cycle to confirm synchronization. ... do not cycle, see your dealer for service. 1. Insert a thin coin in the slot between ... three volt CR2032 or equivalent battery, positive (+) side up. 3. Align the covers and snap ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 85
    ... loading and unloading cargo. To open the side access panel, first open the driver's front door. Then, use the handle located on the front edge of the door panel to open it. You must close the side access panel before you can close the driver's ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 86
    ... don't do it. When you park your vehicle and open the driver's door, you'll hear a chime reminding you to remove your key from ..., taking your key out also locks your transmission. Also remember to lock the doors. 3. With the tailgate halfway down, pull the tailgate toward you at the left side ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 87
    ...Deterrent alarm system. With this system, the SECURITY light will flash as you open the door (if your ignition is ... come on and stay on. 3. Close all doors. The SECURITY light should go off after approximately ...The alarm is not armed until the SECURITY light goes off. D Lock all the doors except the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 88
    ...theft-deterrent system won't activate if you lock the doors with a key or use the manual door lock. It activates only if you use a ...close the door and wait for the SECURITY light to go out. 4. Then reach in through the window, unlock the door with the manual door lock and open the door. This should...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 89
    ... the key is turned to RUN. If the engine stalls and the SECURITY light flashes, wait about 10 minutes until the light stops flashing before trying to restart the engine. Remember to release the ... after three tries, the vehicle needs service. If the engine is running and the SECURITY message comes ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 90
    ...of accessories in the ACCESSORY position could drain your battery and prevent you from starting your ... locked, just as it was before you inserted the key. On manual transmission vehicles, turning the key to LOCK ... cause a collision. If you need to turn the engine off while the vehicle is moving, turn ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 91
    ...this works, then your vehicle needs service. OFF (C): This position lets you turn off the engine but still turn the steering... (E): This position starts your engine. Key Release Button The key cannot be removed from the ignition of manual transmission vehicles unless the key release button is used. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 92
    ... is turned from RUN to OFF, these features will continue to work for up to 20 minutes or until a door is opened. Manual Transmission The gear selector should be in ... for longer than 15 seconds at a time will cause your battery to be drained much sooner. And the excessive heat can ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 93
    ... five or six seconds. This clears the extra gasoline from the engine. Starting Your "VORTEC" 4300 V6 Engine ... than 15 seconds at a time will cause your battery to be drained much sooner. And the excessive ... each try to help avoid draining your battery or damaging your starter. 2. If it doesn't ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 94
    ... You'll get easier starting and better fuel economy during engine warm-up. Usually, the ... the 2200 L4 (VIN Code 5) engine and are using ethanol (E-85) fuel with 70% or more ethanol in very cold weather, the use of the engine coolant heater is important. For more information, see "Fuel E-85" in ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 95
    ... is in OFF, but not locked, there will be a small current drain on your battery which could discharge your battery over a period of ... key in the ignition in OFF for an extended period, it is recommended that you disconnect the battery cable from the battery to prevent discharging your battery. 2-24
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 96
    ... a Trailer" in the Index. Make sure the shift lever is fully in PARK (P) before starting the engine. Your vehicle has an automatic transmission shift lock control system. You have to fully apply your regular brakes before you can shift from PARK ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 97
    ... could move very rapidly. You could lose control and hit people or objects. Don't shift ...You can use SECOND (2) on hills. It can help control your speed as you go down steep ...transmission caused by shifting out of PARK (P) or NEUTRAL (N) with the engine racing isn't covered by your warranty. 2-26
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 98
    FIRST (1): This position gives you even more power but lower fuel economy than SECOND (2). You can use it on very steep hills, ... the transmission won't shift into FIRST (1) until the vehicle is going slowly enough. Manual Transmission Operation 5-Speed This is your shift pattern. NOTICE: If your ...
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    ... NEUTRAL: Use this position when you start or idle your engine. REVERSE (R): To back up, press the clutch pedal. ... for parking your vehicle. Shift Light If you have a manual transmission, you have a SHIFT light. This light will show you when to shift to the next higher gear for best fuel economy. ...
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    ... let you. For the best fuel economy, accelerate slowly and shift when the light comes on. While you... gear when you downshift, you could lose control of your vehicle. You could injure ...-wheel drive and is equipped with a manual transmission, disregard the SHIFT light when the transfer case is in 4LO. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 101
    ...snow and climbing or descending steep hills. Indicator lights in the switches show you which setting you ...you turn on the ignition and one will stay on. If the lights do not come on, you should take your vehicle in for service. An indicator light will flash while shifting. It will remain illuminated ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 102
    ... or the clutch pedal engaged in vehicles equipped with a manual transmission. The preferred method for shifting into ...but you should take your vehicle in for service to restore normal operation. Shifting from 4LO ...4HI, but you should take your vehicle in for service to restore normal operation. 2-31
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 103
    ...with your left foot. If the ignition is on, the brake system warning light will come on. To release the parking brake hold the regular brake... RELEASE lever fully. It is located on the bottom of the driver's side of the instrument panel. NOTICE: Driving with the parking brake on can cause your rear...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 104
    ... get out of your vehicle if the shift lever is not fully in PARK (P) with the parking brake firmly set. Your vehicle can roll. If you have left the engine running, the vehicle can move suddenly. You or others could be injured. To be sure your vehicle won't move, even when you're on fairly level ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 105
    ...) CAUTION: It can be dangerous to leave your vehicle with the engine running. Your vehicle could move suddenly if ... could be injured. Don't leave your vehicle with the engine running unless you have to. If you have to leave your vehicle with the engine running, be sure your vehicle is in PARK (P) ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 106
    ...brake and then shift into PARK (P) properly before you leave the driver's seat. To find out how, see "Shifting Into PARK (P)" in the Index....(Automatic Transmission Only) Your vehicle has an automatic transmission shift lock control system. You have to fully apply your regular brakes before you ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 107
    Parking Your Vehicle (Manual Transmission Only) Before you get out of your vehicle, move the shift lever into REVERSE (R), and firmly apply the parking brake. Once the shift lever has been placed into REVERSE (R) with the clutch pedal pressed in, you can turn the ignition key to OFF, remove the key ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 108
    ... have to, here are some things to know. CAUTION: Idling the engine with the climate control system off could allow dangerous exhaust into your vehicle. See the earlier Caution under "Engine Exhaust." Also, idling in a closed-in place can let deadly carbon monoxide (...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 109
    ...with the parking brake firmly set. Your vehicle can roll. Don't leave your vehicle when the engine is running unless you have to. If you've left the engine running, the vehicle can move suddenly. You or others could be injured. To be sure your vehicle ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 110
    ...finished, the lever will return automatically. An arrow on the instrument panel cluster will flash in the direction of the turn or lane ...Pass Windshield Wipers Windshield Washer Cruise Control (If Equipped) To signal a lane change,...bulb may be burned out and other drivers won't see your turn signal...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 111
    ...-To-Pass This feature lets you use your high-beam headlamps to signal a driver in front of you that you want to pass. It works even if your ... lever all the way toward you. Then release it. When the high-beam headlamps are on, this indicator light on the instrument panel cluster will also be on. 2-40
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 112
    ... clear the window and then either stop or return to your preset speed. You control the windshield wipers by turning the band with the wiper symbol on it. For a ... for a long or short delay between wipes. This can be very useful in light rain or snow. Turn the band to choose the delay time. The closer ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 113
    ... about 25 mph (40 km/h). CAUTION: D Cruise control can be dangerous where you can't drive safely at...steady speed. So, don't use your cruise control on winding roads or in heavy traffic. Cruise control ...apply your brakes, the cruise control will shut off. If you have a manual transmission and you ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 114
    ...then you apply the brake. This, of course, shuts off cruise control. But you don't need to reset it. ... (40 km/h) or more, you can move the cruise control switch from ON to R/A briefly. You'll go right back ... R/A. CAUTION: If you leave your cruise control switch on when you're not using cruise, ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 115
    ...lower gear to keep your speed down. Of course, applying the brake takes you out of cruise control. Many drivers find this to be too much trouble and don't use cruise control on steep hills. Ending Cruise Control There are two ways to turn off...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 116
    ..., sidemarker, parking lamps and the instrument panel lights. The radio lights will also dim. Your vehicle is equipped with a light sensor on the top of the instrument panel under the radio speaker grill. Be sure it is not covered or the system will be on ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 117
    ...DRL off, put the transmission in PARK (P). To idle a manual transmission vehicle with the DRL off, set... information. Fully functional daytime running lights are required on all vehicles first sold... is in automatic headlamp mode, the light sensor detects daytime light, an automatic transmission is not...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 118
    ... be on for your fog lamps to work. The fog lamp switch is on the instrument panel under the headlamps knob. Press the switch to turn the fog lamps on. Press the switch again to turn them off. A light will glow in the switch when the fog lamps are on. The fog lamps will go off whenever ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 119
    ... Entry and all the doors are closed, or the front door handles are lifted and released,... will automatically come on for approximately 40 seconds when the doors are unlocked with the keyless entry transmitter (if ... exit the vehicle, unless you lock the doors with the keyless entry transmitter. You can ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 120
    .... In this position, the dome lamps will remain on whether a door is opened or closed. You can use ... the dome lamps to come on automatically when any door is opened, or to remain off. To turn the lamps ..., the dome lamps will remain off when any door is opened. To return the lamps to automatic operation...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 121
    Mirrors Inside Day/Night Rearview Mirror Electrochromic Day/Night Inside Rearview Mirror (If Equipped) Pull the tab under the mirror toward you to reduce glare from headlamps behind you after dark. Push the tab away from you for normal daytime operation. This mirror automatically changes to ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 122
    ... the vehicle is put into REVERSE (R). Press the AUTO button at the base of the mirror to turn on the automatic feature. The button has an indicator light to show it is on. Press the OFF button to turn the automatic feature off. Time Delay The automatic ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 123
    ...glance over your shoulder before changing lanes. Power Remote Control Mirror (If Equipped) These controls are located on the driver's door armrest. Move the upper control to... or right to choose the mirror, then press the arrows located on the control pad to adjust the mirror. 2-52
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 124
    ... to help clear them of snow or condensation. Overhead Console (Crew CabR) (If Equipped) Storage Compartments Glove... box and lower the door. The glove box should not be open while driving. The overhead console includes reading lamps, a compartment for a garage door opener, a temperature and compass...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 125
    ...door opener, first open the compartment door by pressing the latch forward. Peel the protective backing ...opener. Press it firmly to the back of your garage door opener, as close to the center of the opener as possible.... opener activation button over the console door button and press the opener firmly...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 126
    ...make sure the button on the compartment door will contact the control button on the garage door opener. Now,... closed when you press the button. With the garage door opener positioned properly and the right ... to operate the opener. Adjust the position of the garage door opener and add or remove pegs,...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 127
    ... to set the variance for your particular location: The outside air temperature and the compass are displayed at the front of the overhead console. The control buttons are located to the left of the display. Turn the display on or off by ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 128
    Driver Information System (If Equipped) This system displays the outside air temperature, compass direction and trip information in the overhead console. US/MET: ... the current temperature every eight seconds. This is a warning to the driver that road conditions may be icy, and that ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 129
    ...-calibrating, so it does not need to be manually set. However, if "C" (Calibration... readings. If this happens, follow these instructions to set the variance for your particular location... distance that can be travelled with the remaining fuel in the tank, based on the fuel economy for the last few...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 130
    ... Storage Compartment Front Storage Area The console has a sunglasses storage compartment. Door Storage You will find a storage compartment on each door. Crew Cab models have storage pockets and cupholders on rear doors. If your vehicle has this console compartment, squeeze the front ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 131
    ... and Cigarette Lighter Pull the front ashtray door down to open it. NOTICE: Don't put papers... vehicle has the center armrest compartment, lift the cover to expose the storage area which includes slots... pocket on the back of the bucket or 60/40 bench seats. NOTICE: Don't hold a cigarette lighter ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 132
    ... the center of the vehicle on the lower part of the instrument panel. Just remove the plug from the outlet and follow the proper installation instructions that are included with any electrical equipment you install. These circuits are protected by a fuse...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 133
    ...) OnStar is a vehicle communications system that offers a variety of services and provides a hands-free communication ... redial function is activated. Volume Control: You can control the volume of the OnStar System using the volume control knob on the radio. OnStar Services Button: Press this button ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 134
    ... advisor can provide step-by-step guidance following an accident. D Remote Door Unlock -- To contact the center, call 1-888-4-ONSTAR. You will .... The advisor can delay unlocking your vehicle. Remote Door Unlock is disabled 48 hours after the vehicle is parked to maintain the battery charge. D Stolen...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 135
    ...Services (Includes Safety and Security Services) D Route Support -- An advisor can provide directions.... OnStar will not function if the vehicle's battery is discharged or disconnected. It may also be inoperative... and other unique items and services. in the event that you are unable to drive. D Ride...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 136
    ... main components of your vehicle's instrument panel are the following: A. Air Vents F. Brake Release B. Instrument Panel Cluster G. Passenger Air Bag Off Switch (If Equipped) C. Electronic Transfer ... (If Equipped) H. Ashtray D. Lamp Controls I. Comfort Controls E. Fog Lamps (If Equipped)...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 137
    Instrument Panel Cluster Your instrument panel cluster is designed to let you know at a glance how your vehicle is running. You'll know how fast you're going, about how much fuel you've used, and many other things you'll need to know to drive safely ...
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    Optional Cluster, Canada similar 2-67
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    ... it's set at zero, and a label must be put on the driver's door to show the old mileage reading when the new odometer was installed. ... in revolutions per minute (rpm). NOTICE: On vehicles with a manual transmission, if you operate the engine with the tachometer in the shaded area, your engine ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 140
    ... also save you or others from injury. Warning lights come on when there may be or is a problem with one of your vehicle's functions. As .... Often gages and warning lights work together to let you know when there's a problem with your vehicle. When one of the warning lights comes on and stays on ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 141
    ...system checks the air bag's electrical system for malfunctions. The light tells you if there is an electrical problem. The system check includes the air bag sensors, the air bag modules, the wiring, the passenger air bag suppression circuit...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 142
    ...) When you turn the right front passenger's air bag off, this light will come on and stay on to remind you that the air bag has been turned off. This light will go off when you... a risk group identified by the national government. See "Air Bag Off Switch" in the Index for more on this...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 143
    ...you have your vehicle serviced. The charging system light will come on briefly when you turn on the ignition, but the engine is not running,... generator drive belt, or another electrical problem. Have it checked right away. Driving while this light is on could drain your battery. If you must drive a ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 144
    ... in either warning zone indicate a possible problem in the electrical system. Have the vehicle serviced as soon as possible. Shift Light You have the shift light if you have a manual transmission. When the engine is running, the gage shows the condition of the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 145
    ... need both parts working well. If the warning light comes on, there could be a brake problem. Have your brake system inspected right away. This light should come on briefly ...it will be ready to warn you if there's a problem. If the light comes on while you are driving, pull off the...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 146
    ..., your vehicle needs service. If the regular brake system warning light isn't on, you still ...system warning light is also on, you don't have anti-lock brakes and there's a problem with ...fixed so it will be ready to warn you if there is a problem. Engine Coolant Temperature Gage United States ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 147
    ...a cleaner environment. The SERVICE ENGINE SOON or CHECK ENGINE light comes on to indicate that there is a problem and service is required. Malfunctions often will be ... Criteria (TPC) can affect your vehicle's emission controls and may cause the SERVICE ENGINE SOON OR CHECK ENGINE light to come on. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 148
    ...emissions and may damage the emission control system on your vehicle. Dealer or qualified service center diagnosis and service may be required. D Light On Steady -- An emission control system malfunction has been detected on your vehicle. Dealer or qualified service center diagnosis ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 149
    ... your vehicle pass an inspection: Your vehicle will not pass this inspection if the SERVICE ENGINE SOON or CHECK ENGINE light is on or not working properly. Your ... or if your battery has run down. The diagnostic system is designed to evaluate critical emission control systems during ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 150
    ... your oil as soon as possible and have your vehicle serviced. United States Canada NOTICE: Damage to your engine from neglected oil problems can be costly and is not covered by your warranty. Oil pressure may vary with engine speed, ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 151
    ... turn on the ignition, as a check to show you it is working. The SERVICE 4WD light comes on to indicate that there may be a problem with the four-wheel drive system and service is required. Malfunctions can be indicated by the system before any problem ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 152
    ... some owners ask about. None of these show a problem with your fuel gage: D At the gas station, the gas pump shuts off before the D Fuel ...go back to empty when you turn off the ignition. Low Fuel Light This light comes on briefly when you start your engine. United States Canada This light comes ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 153
    ..., you'll find out how to operate the comfort control and audio systems offered with your vehicle....Climate Control System Optional Climate Control System Air Conditioning (If Equipped) Heating Defogging and ...with Compact Disc Player and Automatic Tone Control (If Equipped) Remote Cassette Tape Player...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 154
    ... Knob The middle knob on the control panel lets you select the relative temperature of the air flowing into ...the blue area for cooler air. Mode Knob The right knob on the control panel allows you to ... outlets and some air through the windshield defroster outlets. Standard Climate Control System Fan ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 155
    ... some through the heater outlets. The middle knob on the control panel lets you select the relative temperature of the air flowing into the passenger area ... air. Turn the knob counterclockwise toward the blue area for cooler air. Mode Knob The right knob on the control panel allows you to choose the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 156
    ... the instrument panel outlets. VENT: This setting directs most of the air through the instrument panel outlets and a small amount through the ... floor and cooler air to the instrument panel outlets. If you have the VORTEC 4300 V6 engine, when the air conditioner is on, you may sometimes notice slight ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 157
    ... coolant heater before starting your engine, your heating system will produce warmer air faster to heat the passenger compartment in cold weather. See "Engine Coolant Heater" in ... Turn the temperature knob clockwise and turn the fan control toward high. If you have the heated ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 158
    ... how to operate all its controls, to be sure you're getting the most out of the advanced engineering that went into it. D Keep the hood and front air inlet free of ... weather, turn the fan control to high for a few moments before driving off. This helps clear the intake ducts of ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 159
    ...SEEK buttons to listen to a few seconds of each radio station. SCAN will light up on the display. The radio will automatically SCAN to the next higher station, ...Playing the Radio VOLUME: This knob turns the system on and off and controls the volume. To increase volume and turn the radio on, turn the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 160
    ..., you may want to decrease the treble. Adjusting the Speakers BAL: Turn the control behind the upper knob to move the sound to the left or right speakers. The middle position balances the sound between the speakers. FADE: Turn the control behind the lower knob to move the sound to the front or rear...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 161
    ...). Just: 1. Turn the radio on. 2. Press AM-FM to select the band. Playing the Radio VOLUME: This knob turns the system on and off and controls the volume. To increase volume and turn the radio on, turn the knob clockwise. Turn it counterclockwise to decrease volume and turn the radio off. RECALL: ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 162
    ..., you may want to decrease the treble. Adjusting the Speakers BAL: Turn the control behind the upper knob to move the sound to the left or right speakers. The middle position balances the sound between the speakers. FADE: Turn the control behind the lower knob to move the sound to the front or rear...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 163
    ...will display --- to show the indicator was reset. CD Adapter Kits It is possible to use a portable CD player adapter kit with your cassette tape player after activating the bypass feature on your tape ... Cassette Tape Player and Automatic Tone Control (If Equipped) Playing the Radio PWR-VOL:...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 164
    ...as you drive. Set the volume at the desired level. Turn the control ring behind the upper knob clockwise to adjust .... If you don't want to use SCV, turn the control all the way down. Each notch on the control ring allows for more volume compensation at faster vehicle speeds. Finding a Station AM-FM...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 165
    .... Adjusting the Speakers BAL: Press lightly on this knob to release it from its stored position. Turn the control clockwise to adjust sound to the ... sound between the speakers. FADE: Press lightly on this knob to release it from its stored position. Turn the control clockwise to adjust the sound to ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 166
    ... is on but the radio is off, the tape will begin playing. Once the tape is playing, use the VOL, AUTO TONE, BAL, FADE, BASS and TREB controls just as you do for the radio. The tape symbol and a direction arrow will be on the display whenever a tape is being played. Anytime a tape is inserted, the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 167
    ... button to return to the tape player when playing the radio. The lighted arrow will appear and show the direction ... --- to show the indicator was reset. CD Adapter Kits It is possible to use a portable CD player adapter kit with your cassette tape player after activating the bypass feature on your ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 168
    ... Stereo with Compact Disc Player and Automatic Tone Control (If Equipped) SCV: Your system has a ...as you drive. Set the volume at the desired level. Turn the control ring behind the upper knob clockwise to adjust .... If you don't want to use SCV, turn the control all the way down. Each notch on the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 169
    ... advancing to the next preset station. Setting the Tone BASS: Press lightly on this knob to release it from its stored position. Turn the knob clockwise to increase bass and counterclockwise to decrease bass. When the BASS control is turned, the AUTO TONE display will go blank. 3-17
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 170
    .... Adjusting the Speakers BAL: Press lightly on this knob to release it from its stored position. Turn the control clockwise to adjust sound to the ... sound between the speakers. FADE: Press lightly on this knob to release it from its stored position. Turn the control clockwise to adjust the sound to ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 171
    If the disc comes back out and ERR appears on the display, it could be that: D You are driving on a very rough road. (The disc should play when the road gets smoother.) D The disc is upside down. D It is dirty, scratched or wet. D It is very humid. (If so, wait about an hour and try again.) NEXT...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 172
    ...) If you have an AM-FM Stereo Audio Compact Disc Automatic Tone Control System that includes a remote cassette player, the cassette player is located in the center of the instrument panel. Your tape player is built to work best with tapes that are up to...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 173
    Once the tape is playing, use the control knobs for VOL, AUTO TONE, BAL, FADE, ... PREV or the SEEK left arrow (in the opposite direction that the lighted tape direction arrow points) to search ...Press NEXT or the SEEK right arrow (in the direction that the lighted tape direction arrow points) to search ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 174
    ... with the secret code before it will operate. Activating the Theft-Deterrent Feature The instructions which follow explain how to enter your secret code to activate ... you know that your radio is secure. The LED indicator by the volume control will begin flashing when the ignition is turned off. 3-22
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 175
    ... the radio is no longer secured. If the code entered is incorrect, SEC will appear on the display. The radio will remain secured until the correct code is entered. When battery power is removed and later applied to a secured radio, the radio won't turn on and LOC will appear on the display. 3-23
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 176
    ...sound to come and go. D Adjust the volume control to the lowest setting. D Increase volume slowly ... may interfere with the operation of your vehicle's engine, Delphi Delco Electronics radio or other ...your hearing. Take precautions by adjusting the volume control on your radio to a safe sound level ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 177
    ... detection feature is no longer active. 5. Eject the cleaning cassette after the manufacturer's recommended cleaning time. If your vehicle is equipped with the AM-FM Stereo with Cassette Tape Player and Automatic Tone Control: 1. Turn the ignition to RUN or ACCESSORY. 2. Turn the radio off. 3-25
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 178
    ... condition before you have your tape player serviced. Care of Your Compact Discs Handle discs carefully. Store them in their original cases or other ... the edge. Be sure never to touch the side without writing when handling discs. Pick up discs by grasping the outer edges or...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 179
    ...13 4-14 4-26 Defensive Driving Drunken Driving Control of a Vehicle Braking Steering Off-Road Recovery Passing Loss of Control Off-Road Driving with Your Four-Wheel-Drive Vehicle ...Driving Recreational Vehicle Towing Loading Your Vehicle Pickup Conversion to Chassis Cab Towing a Trailer 4- ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 180
    ... it means "always expect the unexpected." Assume that pedestrians or other drivers are going to be careless and make mistakes. Anticipate what they... going to brake or turn suddenly. Defensive driving requires that a driver concentrate on the driving task. Anything that distracts from the driving ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 181
    ... obvious way to solve the leading highway safety problem is for people never to drink alcohol and ... people do? How much is "too much" if the driver plans to drive? It's a lot less ... and situation, here is some general information on the problem. The Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) of someone ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 182
    ...BAC level than a man of her same body weight when each has the same number ...Statistics show that the chance of being in a collision increases sharply for drivers who have a BAC of 0.05 percent or above..... At a BAC level of 0.10 percent, the chance of this driver having a collision is 12 times greater;...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 183
    ... or heart. This means that when anyone who has been drinking -- driver or passenger -- is in a crash, that person's chance of being killed or permanently.... Please don't drink and drive or ride with a driver who has been drinking. Ride home in a cab; or if you're with a group, designate a driver...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 184
    Control of a Vehicle You have three systems that make your vehicle go where you want it to .... But that's only an average. It might be less with one driver and as long as two or three seconds or more ... snow or ice, it's easy to ask more of those control systems than the tires and road can provide. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 185
    ... stop and the brake pedal will be harder to push. Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS) Your vehicle has anti-lock brakes (ABS). ABS ...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-Lock Brake ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 186
    ... change the brake pressure faster than any driver could. The computer is programmed to make the most ...brakes and continue braking. Here's what happens with ABS. A computer senses that wheels are slowing down.... computer keeps receiving updates on wheel speed and controls braking pressure accordingly....
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 187
    ... in a curve, speed is the one factor you can control. Suppose you're steering through a sharp curve. Then you suddenly accelerate. Both control systems -- steering and acceleration -- have to do ...demand too much of those places. You can lose control. What should you do if this ever happens? Ease...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 188
    ...in front of you. You can avoid these problems by braking -- if you can stop in... That's the time for evasive action -- steering around the problem. Your vehicle can perform very well... can from a possible collision. Then steer around the problem, to the left or right depending on the space available. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 189
    ... of a road onto the shoulder while you're driving. Passing The driver of a vehicle about to pass another on a two-lane highway waits for just the ..., or a brief surrender to frustration or anger can suddenly put the passing driver face to face with the worst of all traffic accidents -- the head-on ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 190
    ... too rapidly. D If you're being passed, make it easy for the Even though the brake lamps are not flashing, it may be slowing down or starting to turn. following driver to get ahead of you. Perhaps you can ease a little to the right. D If other cars are lined up to pass a slow vehicle, wait 4-12
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 191
    ... Control Let's review what driving experts say about what happens when the three control systems (brakes, steering and acceleration) don't have ... anti-lock brake system (ABS) helps avoid only the braking skid. Skidding In a skid, a driver can lose control of the vehicle. Defensive drivers avoid ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 192
    ...out. For example, be sure to have all necessary maintenance and service work done. Check to make sure all underbody shields (if so... 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 ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 193
    ... permitted), D Never park your vehicle over dry grass or other combustible materials that could catch fire from the heat of the vehicle's exhaust system. You'll find other important information in this manual. See "Vehicle Loading," "Luggage Carrier" and "Tires" in the Index. 4-15
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 194
    ... But you'll want to know how to use it properly. Controlling your vehicle is the key to successful off-road driving. One of the best ways to control your vehicle is to control your speed. Here are some... you out of position. This could cause you to lose control and crash. So, whether you're ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 195
    ... happens, even with one or two wheels, you can't control the vehicle as well or at all. Because you will be ... no road signs, posted speed limits or signal lights. You have to use your own good ...-- accident if you drink and drive or ride with a driver who has been drinking. See "Drunken Driving" ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 196
    ... in places? CAUTION: Many hills are simply too steep for any vehicle. If you drive up them, you will stall. If you drive down them, you can’t control your speed. If you drive across them, you will roll over. You could be seriously injured or killed. If you have any doubt about the steepness, donମ.
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 197
    Driving Uphill Once you decide you can safely drive up the hill, you need to take some special steps. D Ease up on your speed as you approach the top of the hill. D Attach a flag to the vehicle to make you more visible to approaching traffic on trails or hills. let opposing traffic know you're ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 198
    ... (N) if your vehicle has a manual transmission) and restart the engine. Then, shift to REVERSE (R), release...the clutch, if you have a manual transmission) to "rev-up" the engine and regain forward momentum....very quickly and you could go out of control. Instead, apply the regular brake to stop the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 199
    ...your transmission in PARK (P) (or the manual transmission in FIRST (1)) and turn off the engine. Leave the vehicle ...Descend slowly, keeping your vehicle under control at all times. Driving Downhill When off... cause loss of control and a serious accident. Apply the brakes lightly when descending a hill...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 200
    ... ignore them you could lose control and have a serious accident. Q: A: Am .... NEUTRAL (N), or with the clutch pedal pressed down in a manual shift. This is called "free-wheeling." Your... to PARK (P) (or to NEUTRAL (N) with the manual transmission) and, while still braking, restart the engine. and...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 201
    .... When you go straight up or down a hill, the length of the wheel base (the distance from the front wheels to the rear wheels) reduces the likelihood the... across it. Find another route instead. D Surface conditions can be a problem when you drive Q: A: What if I’m driving across an incline thatମ.
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 202
    ... sure you (and your passengers) get out on the uphill side, even if the door there is harder to open. If you get out on the downhill side ... an effect on steering, accelerating and braking. You may want to reduce the air pressure in your tires slightly when driving on sand. This will improve traction....
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 203
    ...On these surfaces, it's very easy to lose control. On wet ice, for example, the traction is so poor ...difficult braking can cause you to slide out of control. If the water isn't too deep, then.... Driving in Water Light rain causes no special off-road driving problems. But heavy rain can mean flash...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 204
    ... for additional information. Driving at Night Night driving is more dangerous than day driving. One reason is that some drivers are likely to be impaired -- by alcohol or drugs, with night vision problems, or by fatigue. 4-26
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 205
    ... readjust to the dark. When you are faced with severe glare (as from a driver who doesn't lower the high beams, or a vehicle ... regularly. Some drivers suffer from night blindness -- the inability to see in dim light -- and ...50-year-old driver may require at least twice as much light to see the same ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 206
    Driving in Rain and on Wet Roads Rain and wet roads can mean driving trouble. On a wet road, you can't stop, accelerate or turn as well because your tire-to-road traction isn't as good as on dry roads. And, if your tires don't have much tread left, you'll get even less traction. It's ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 207
    ...may cause pulling to one side. You could lose control of the vehicle. After driving through a large puddle of ...or a car wash, apply your brake pedal lightly until your brakes work normally. Hydroplaning ...even going through some car washes can cause problems, too. The water may affect your brakes. Try...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 208
    .... NOTICE: If you drive too quickly through deep puddles or standing water, water can come in through your engine's air intake and badly damage your engine. Never drive through water that is slightly lower than the underbody of your vehicle. If...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 209
    City Driving One of the biggest problems with city streets is the amount of traffic on them. You'll want to watch out for what the other drivers are doing and pay attention to traffic signals.... there because the corner is busy enough to need it. When a light turns green, and just before you ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 210
    ... own special rules. The most important advice on freeway driving is: Keep up with traffic and keep to the right. Drive at the same speed most of the other drivers are driving. Too-fast or too-slow driving breaks a smooth traffic flow. Treat the left lane on a freeway as a passing lane. Once you are...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 211
    ... vehicle ready for a long trip? If you keep it serviced and maintained, it's ready to go. If...you need it. D Wiper Blades: Are they in good shape? D Fuel, Engine Oil, Other Fluids: Have you ...lenses clean? D Tires: They are vitally important to a safe, trouble-free trip. Is the tread good enough for ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 212
    ... of road with the same scenery, along with the hum of the tires on the road, the drone of the engine, and the rush of the wind against the vehicle that can make you sleepy. ...-road. D If you get sleepy, pull off the road into a rest, service or parking area and take a nap, get some exercise, or both....
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 213
    ... on mountain roads. thing to know is this: let your engine do some of the slowing down. Shift to ...You could crash. Shift down to let your engine assist your brakes on a steep downhill slope.... see highway signs on mountains that warn of special problems. Examples are long grades, passing or no-passing ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 214
    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 reflective warning triangles. And, if you will be driving under severe conditions, include a small bag of sand, a ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 215
    ... hard to drive on. But wet ice can be even more trouble because it may offer the least traction of all. You can get ... Try to avoid driving on wet ice until salt and sand crews can get there. until you hit a spot that's covered with ice. On an otherwise clear road, ice patches may appear in shaded ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 216
    ...or wrap a blanket around you. If you have no blankets or extra clothing, make body insulators from newspapers, burlap bags, rags, floor mats -- anything you can wrap around ...yourself and your passengers safe: D Turn on your hazard flashers. 4-38 You can run the engine to keep warm, but be careful.
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 217
    ...push the accelerator slightly. This uses less fuel for the heat that you get and it keeps the battery charged. You will need a well-charged battery to ... be marked and the propeller shaft removed following the applicable service manual removal/installation procedure. See "Service and ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 218
    ... towing your vehicle, turn the ignition to OFF. To prevent your battery from draining while towing, remove the RDO BATT and CLSTR ... the towing equipment. Loading Your Vehicle The Certification/Tire label is found on the driver's door edge, above the door latch. The label shows the size of your ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 219
    ... it can change the way your vehicle handles. These could cause you to lose control and crash. Also, overloading can shorten the life of .... CAUTION: In the case of a sudden stop or collision, things carried in the bed of your truck could shift forward and come into the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 220
    ... vehicle so that some of them are above the tops of the seats. D Don't leave an unsecured child restraint in ... important loading information for off-road driving in this manual. See "Loading Your Vehicle for Off-Road ... carry. If you are using E85 ethanol fuel the maximum payload should not exceed ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 221
    ...the Index. Truck-Camper Loading Information The Truck-Camper Loading label is located on the passenger's door near the latch. It will tell you if your vehicle can ... the new equipment. NOTICE: Your warranty doesn't cover parts or components that fail because of overloading. 4-43
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 222
    Refer to the Truck-Camper Loading Information Label on the passenger's door for dimensions A and B as shown in the following illustration. Here is an example of...long box pickup. Check your Truck-Camper Loading Label on the passenger's door to determine if your vehicle can carry a slide-in camper...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 223
    ... given on the vehicle certification label that is located on the rear of the passenger's door. If weight ratings are exceeded, move or remove items ... Owners should be aware that, as manufactured, there are differences between a chassis cab and a pickup with the box removed which may affect vehicle ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 224
    ... the correct equipment and drive properly, you can lose control when you pull a trailer. For example, if the trailer is too ... trailering is different than just driving your vehicle by itself. Trailering means changes in handling, durability and fuel economy. Successful, safe trailering takes correct ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 225
    ...can be state or provincial police. D Consider using a sway control if your trailer will weigh 2,000 lbs. ... or less. You should always use a sway control if your trailer will weigh more than 2,...kg). You can ask a hitch dealer about sway controls. Three important considerations have to do with weight...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 226
    ... how much your trailer can weigh, based upon your vehicle model and options. Vehicle* 2WD Regular Cab 2.2L L4/Manual Trans. # 2.2L L4/Auto.Trans. # 4.3L V6/Manual... 6,000 lbs. (2 724 kg) Vehicle* 2WD Extended Cab 2.2L L4/Manual Trans. # 2.2L L4/Auto.Trans. # 4.3L V6/...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 227
    Vehicle* 4WD Regular Cab 4.3L V6/Manual Trans. 3.42 4.3L V6/Auto. Trans. 3.42 3.73 4WD Extended Cab 4.3L V6/Manual Trans. 3.42 4.3L V6/Manual Trans. 3.73 ...42 3.73 3.73 4.3L V6/Auto. Trans. w/ZR2 4WD Crew Cab 4.3L V6/Auto. Trans. 3.42 3.73 Axle Ratio Max. Trailer Wt. 4,200 lbs. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 228
    ... the upper limit for cold tires. You'll find these numbers on the Certification label at the rear edge of the driver's door, above the door latch, or see "Tire Loading" in the Index. Then be sure you don't go over the GVW limit for your vehicle, ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 229
    ... mounted, weight-distributing hitch and sway control of the proper size. This equipment is very important for proper vehicle loading and good handling when you're driving. D If your vehicle... type of hitch to the close-out panel. The close-out panel will not support a hitch. Safety Chains...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 230
    ...to know your rig. Acquaint yourself with the feel of handling and braking with the added weight of the trailer. And...trailer moving and then apply the trailer brake controller by hand to be sure the brakes are working. This lets you... Always back up slowly and, if possible, have someone guide you. 4-52
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 231
    ..., the trailer lamps will also flash, telling other drivers you're about to turn, change lanes or stop. When towing a trailer, the arrows on your instrument panel will flash for turns even if the bulbs on the... are burned out. Thus, you may think drivers behind you are seeing your signal when they...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 232
    ... similar to engine overheating. To avoid this, let the engine run while parked (preferably on level ground) with the automatic transmission in PARK (P) (or the manual transmission out of gear and the parking brake applied) for a few minutes before ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 233
    ...pedal down while you: Maintenance When Trailer Towing Your vehicle will need service more often when you're pulling a trailer. See the ..., belt, cooling system and brake system. Each of these is covered in this manual, and the Index will help you find them quickly. If you're trailering, it's a ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 234
    ... the Road Here you'll find what to do about some problems that can occur on the road. 5-2 5-2 5-3 5-7 5-8 5-10 Hazard Warning Flashers ... Warning Devices Jump Starting Towing Your Vehicle Engine Overheating Cooling System 5-17 5-17 5-18 5-29 5-30 Engine Fan Noise If a Tire Goes Flat Changing a Flat ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 235
    ... the flashers, press the button until the first click and release. Your hazard warning flashers let you warn others. They also let police know you have a problem. Your front and rear turn signal lamps will flash on and off. When the hazard warning flashers are on, your turn signals won't work. The...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 236
    ...damage to your vehicle that wouldn't be covered by your warranty. The ACDelcoR battery in your vehicle has ..., test or jump start the battery if the hydrometer looks clear or light yellow. Replace the battery when there is a clear or light yellow hydrometer and a cranking complaint. Trying to start ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 237
    .... Use a flashlight if you need more light. Be sure the battery has enough water. You don’t need to add water to the ACDelcoR battery installed in every new GM vehicle. But if ...first. If you don’t, explosive gas could be present. Battery fluid contains acid that can burn you. Donମ.
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 238
    ... and negative (-) will go to a heavy, unpainted metal engine part. Don't connect positive (+) to negative ... you'll get a short that would damage the battery and maybe other parts too.... (+) cable to the positive (+) terminal of the vehicle with the dead battery. 7. Don't let the other end touch ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 239
    ...(45 cm) away from the dead battery, but not near engine parts that move. The electrical connection... 10. Now start the vehicle with the good battery and run the engine for awhile. 11. Try ... goes to a heavy, unpainted metal part on the engine of the vehicle with the dead battery. 12. Use the following ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 240
    ... (-) cable from the heavy, unpainted metal engine part on the vehicle that had the dead battery. 2. Disconnect the black negative (-) ... Cable Removal A. Heavy, Unpainted Metal Engine Part B. Good Battery C. Dead Battery Towing Your Vehicle Consult your dealer or a professional towing service if you ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 241
    Engine Overheating You will find a coolant temperature gage on your vehicle's instrument panel. See "Gages" in the Index. CAUTION: Steam from an overheated engine can burn you badly, even if you just open the hood. Stay away from ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 242
    ... Your Engine If you get an engine overheat warning but see or hear no steam, the problem may not be too serious. Sometimes the engine can get a little too hot ...down. You may decide not to lift the hood but to get service help right away. D D D D Climb a long hill on a hot...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 243
    ... lift the hood, here's what you'll see: When the engine is cold, the coolant level should be at least up ... radiator hoses, heater hoses, radiator, water pump or somewhere else in the cooling system. A. Coolant Recovery Tank B. Radiator Pressure Cap C. Engine Cooling Fan If the coolant inside the...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 244
    ...speed increases when idle speed is doubled by pushing the accelerator pedal down. If it doesn't, your vehicle needs service. Turn off the engine. NOTICE: Engine damage from running your engine without coolant isn't covered by your warranty. 5-11
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 245
    ... Coolant Recovery Tank If you haven't found a problem yet, but the coolant level isn't at ... of clean, drinkable water and DEX-COOLR engine coolant at the coolant recovery tank. See "Engine ... water and DEX-COOLR coolant. See "Engine Compartment Overview" in the Index for more information on ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 246
    CAUTION: You can be burned if you spill coolant on hot engine parts. Coolant contains ethylene glycol and it will burn if the engine parts are hot enough. Don't spill coolant on a hot engine. When the coolant in the coolant recovery tank is at the ADD mark, start your vehicle. If the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 247
    How to Add Coolant to the Radiator 2. Then keep turning 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, is no longer hot. Turn the pressure...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 248
    3. Fill the radiator with the proper DEX-COOLR coolant mixture, up to the base of the filler neck. See "Engine Coolant" in the Index for more information about the proper coolant mixture. 4. Then fill the coolant recovery tank to the ADD ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 249
    ... can feel the upper radiator hose getting hot. Watch out for the engine cooling fan. 7. By this time, the coolant level inside the radiator filler neck...DEX-COOLR coolant mixture through the filler neck until the level reaches the base of the filler neck. 8. Then replace the pressure cap. At any time...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 250
    ... has a clutched engine cooling fan. When the clutch is engaged, the fan spins faster to provide more air to cool the engine. In most everyday driving conditions the clutch is... your foot from the accelerator pedal. Get the vehicle under control by steering the way you want the vehicle to go. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 251
    ... 1. Set the parking brake firmly. 2. Put an automatic transmission shift lever in PARK (P) or shift a manual transmission to FIRST (1) or REVERSE (R). 3. Turn off the engine. 4. Put the wheel blocks at the front and rear of the tire ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 252
    ... you'll need is stored inside the plastic jack cover which is behind the front ...). The jacking equipment for the crew cab is located behind the rear seat back on the passenger's side of the vehicle. This is the jack cover for the extended cab. The covers for the regular and crew cab are similar....
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 253
    Insert the chisel end of the wheel wrench, on an angle, into the hole in the rear bumper. NOTICE: To help avoid vehicle damage, do not drive the vehicle before the cable is restored. Put the spare tire near the flat tire. Be sure the chisel end of the wheel wrench connects into the hoist shaft. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 254
    ... wrench won't fit these imitation nuts, so don't try to remove them with the socket end of the wheel wrench. If you have individual wheel nut caps that cover each nut, they must be removed in order to get to the wheel nuts. Use the socket end of the wheel wrench to remove the wheel nut caps. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 255
    ... Front Frame Hole B. Rear Frame Hole (ZR2) 1. Using the wheel wrench, loosen all the wheel nuts. Don't remove them yet. 2. Turn the jack handle clockwise slightly to raise the jack lift head. 3. Fit the jack into the appropriate hole nearest the flat tire. C. Spring Hanger Hole (Standard Pickups)...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 256
    ...you could be badly injured or killed. Never get under a vehicle when it is supported only by a jack. CAUTION: Raising your vehicle with the jack ...the proper location before raising the vehicle. 4. Raise the vehicle by turning the jack handle clockwise. Raise the vehicle far enough off the ground so ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 257
    6. Remove any rust or dirt from the wheel bolts, mounting surfaces and spare wheel. CAUTION: Never use oil or grease on studs or nuts. If you do, the nuts might come loose. Your wheel could fall off, causing a serious accident. 7. Place the spare on the wheel mounting surface. 8. Put the nuts on ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 258
    ... as soon as you can and have the nuts tightened with a torque wrench to 100 lb-ft (140 N·m). 9. Lower the vehicle by turning the jack handle counterclockwise. Lower the jack completely. 10. Use the wrench to tighten the wheel nuts firmly in a crisscross sequence as shown. NOTICE: Improperly ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 259
    Storing a Flat or Spare Tire and Tools Follow this diagram to store the underbody-mounted spare. CAUTION: Storing a jack, a tire or other equipment in the passenger compartment of the vehicle could cause injury. In a sudden stop or collision, loose equipment could strike someone. Store all these ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 260
    ... hoist cannot be overtightened. 5. Make sure the tire is stored securely. Push, pull, and then try to rotate or turn the tire. If the tire moves, use the wheel wrench to tighten the cable. Return the jack, wheel wrench and wheel blocks to the proper location behind the seat. Secure the items. 5-27
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 261
    Put the jack cover back on, if you have one. A. Wheel Wrench B. Bracket C. Jacking Instructions (Roll and place tag behind the bracket after ... installed.) D. E. F. G. H. Bolt Location Wheel Blocks Nut Rubber Band Jack Position A. Bolt B. Cover (Regular and Crew Cab) C. Cover (Extended Cab) 5-28
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 262
    ... the compact spare tire was fully inflated when your vehicle was new, it can lose air after a time. Check the inflation pressure regularly. It should be 60 psi... is installed, don't take your vehicle through an automatic car wash with guide rails. The compact spare can get caught on the rails. That ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 263
    ... at high speed, they can explode, and you or others could be injured. And, the transmission or other parts of the vehicle can overheat. That could cause an engine compartment fire or other damage. When you're stuck, spin the wheels as little as possible. Don't spin the wheels above 35 mph (55 km...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 264
    ... shift back and forth between REVERSE (R) and a forward gear (or with a manual transmission, between FIRST (1) or SECOND (2) and REVERSE (R)), spinning ... the accelerator pedal while you shift, and press lightly on the accelerator pedal when the transmission is in gear. By slowly spinning your wheels ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 265
    ... straight out. Never pull on the hooks at a sideways angle. The hooks could break off and you or others could be injured from the chain or cable snapping back. NOTICE: Never use the recovery hooks to tow the vehicle. Your vehicle could be damaged and it would not be covered by warranty. 5-32
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 266
    ... 6-9 6-10 6-13 6-18 6-19 6-23 6-24 6-25 6-26 6-27 6-31 6-31 Service Fuel (...Your Tank Filling a Portable Fuel Container Checking Things Under the Hood Engine Oil Engine Air Cleaner/Filter Automatic Transmission Fluid Manual Transmission Fluid Hydraulic Clutch Rear Axle Four-Wheel Drive Engine Coolant ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 267
    ... parts and GM-trained and supported service people. We hope youମ., you’ll want to use the proper service manual. It tells you much more ... can. To order the proper service manual, see “Service and Owner Publications” in the Index... to do your own service work, see “Servicing Your Air Bag-Equipped...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 268
    ... code letter for your engine. You will find the VIN at the top left of your instrument panel. See "Vehicle... L4 (Code 5) engine, you may use either regular unleaded gasoline or ethanol fuel up ... could provide improved driveability and emission control system performance compared to other gasolines. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 269
    ..., look for the "Auto Makers' Choice" label on the fuel pump. Canada Only Be sure the posted ... control system performance may be affected. The malfunction indicator lamp on your instrument panel ... control system performance may be affected. The malfunction indicator lamp on your instrument panel...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 270
    ... deposits from forming in your engine and fuel system, allowing your emission control system to .... If you have the 2200 L4 (Code 5) engine, you may use either regular ... L4 (Code 5) engine may use 85% ethanol fuel (E-85). Most service stations will not have an 85% ethanol fuel (E-85) pump available. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 271
    ...5798. If you have trouble starting on E-85, it may be because your E-85 fuel is not properly ... Mixing gasoline and E-85 in your fuel tank will not cause any problems with your vehicle. For good starting and heater efficiency ..., so you'll need to refill your fuel tank more often when using E-85 than ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 272
    ... previous text on fuel. Costly repairs caused by use of improper fuel wouldn't be covered by your warranty. To check on fuel availability, ... refueling your vehicle. Keep sparks, flames and smoking materials away from fuel. The fuel cap is behind a hinged door on the driver's side of your vehicle....
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 273
    ... is nearly full, and is more likely in hot weather. Open the fuel filler cap slowly and wait for any "hiss"... Index. While refueling, hang the cap by the tether from the hook on the fuel filler door. To remove the cap, turn it slowly to the left (counterclockwise). The cap has a spring in it; if ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 274
    ...container while it is inside a vehicle, in a vehicle's trunk, pickup bed or on any surface other than the ground. D... until the filling is complete. D Don't smoke while pumping gasoline. NOTICE: If you need a ... cause your malfunction indicator lamp to light and your fuel tank and emissions system ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 275
    ...: Things that burn can get on hot engine parts and start a fire. These include liquids like fuel, oil, coolant, brake ... secondary hood release. Hood Release To open the hood, first pull the handle located inside the vehicle on the lower left side of the instrument panel. Lift the hood, release the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 276
    ... the hood on the "VORTEC" 2200 L4 engine, you'll see: A. B. C. D. Battery Coolant Recovery Tank Automatic Transmission Dipstick Engine Oil Fill Cap and Dipstick E. ...Steering Reservoir F. Brake Master Cylinder G. Engine Air Cleaner/Filter H. Engine Compartment Fuse Block I. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 277
    ...the hood on the "VORTEC" 4300 V6 engine, you'll see: A. B. C. D. Battery Coolant Recovery Tank Engine Oil Dipstick Engine Oil Fill E. F. G. H. Automatic Transmission Dipstick ...Steering Reservoir Brake Master Cylinder Engine Air Cleaner/Filter I. Engine Compartment Fuse Block J. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 278
    ... (25 to 30 cm) without pressing on the hood. The engine oil dipstick on the "VORTEC" 2200 L4 engine is... good idea to check your engine oil every time you get fuel. In order to get an ... warm and the vehicle must be on level ground. The engine oil dipstick handle on the "VORTEC" 4300 V6 engine ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 279
    ... the tip down, and check the level. When to Add Engine Oil If the oil is at or below the ADD line, then... Don't add too much oil. If your engine has so much oil that the oil level gets...-hatched area that shows the proper operating range, your engine could be damaged. Be sure to fill it enough to put...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 280
    What Kind of Engine Oil to Use Oils recommended for your vehicle can be identified by looking for the ... changed for you, be sure the oil put into your engine is American Petroleum Institute certified for gasoline engines. You should also use the proper viscosity oil for your vehicle, as shown in the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 281
    ...to use the recommended oil can result in engine damage not covered by your warranty. GM GoodwrenchR ...Your vehicle has a 2200 L4 (Code 5) flexible fuel engine and you have used E-85...You frequently tow a trailer. D The vehicle is used for delivery service, police, taxi or other commercial application. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 282
    ...Remote Oil Filter (Four-Wheel Drive) The access door for the remote oil filter is in the steering linkage shield assembly located under the radiator support. Turn the screw to unlock or lock the door. Make sure if you open the door, it is securely closed when you are finished. What to Do with...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 283
    ... location. To remove either engine air cleaner/filter, do the following: 1. Remove the fasteners that hold the cover on. 2. Remove the cover and lift out the engine air cleaner/filter. 3. Insert a new air filter. 4. Reinstall the engine air cleaner/filter cover. Tighten the fasteners to ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 284
    Refer to the Maintenance Schedule to determine when to replace the engine air cleaner/filter. See “Scheduled ... cleaner not only cleans the air, it stops flame if the engine backfires. If it isnମ.t drive with it off, and be careful working on the engine with the air cleaner/filter off. D In heavy ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 285
    ...Because this operation can be a little difficult, you may choose to have this done at the dealership service department. If you do it yourself, be sure to follow all the instructions here, or you could get a false reading on the dipstick. To get the right...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 286
    ... on location. D Park your vehicle on a level place. Keep the engine running. in PARK (P). D With the parking brake applied, place the shift ..., position the shift lever in PARK (P). D Let the engine run at idle for three minutes or more. 1. Flip the handle up and then pull out the dipstick and wipe...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 287
    ... the dipstick back in all the way; then flip the handle down to lock the dipstick in place. NOTICE: We ... by fluid other than DEXRONR-III is not covered by your new vehicle warranty. D After adding fluid... the dipstick back in all the way; then flip the handle down to lock the dipstick in place. 6-22
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 288
    ...good time to have it checked is when the engine oil is changed. However, the fluid in your manual transmission doesn't require changing. Check the fluid level only when your engine is ...your GM dealership service department. If you do it yourself, be sure to follow all the instructions here,...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 289
    ... plug hole. 3. Install the filler plug. Be sure the plug is fully seated. When to Check and What to Use Hydraulic Clutch The hydraulic clutch linkage in ... won't correct a leak. A fluid loss in this system could indicate a problem. Have the system inspected and repaired. Refer to the Maintenance ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 290
    ... proper fluid should be added if the level does not reach the bottom of the diaphragm when it's in place in the reservoir cap. See the instructions on the reservoir cap. How to Check Lubricant Rear Axle When to Check and Change Lubricant Refer to the Maintenance Schedule to determine how often ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 291
    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. How to Check Lubricant Transfer Case When to Check Lubricant Refer to the Maintenance Schedule to determine how often to check the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 292
    ... use. See "Recommended Fluids and Lubricants" in the Index. Engine Coolant The cooling system in your vehicle is filled... following explains your cooling system and how to add coolant when it is low. If you have a problem with engine overheating, see "Engine Overheating" in the Index. If the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 293
    ... and corrosion. Help keep the proper engine temperature. Let the warning lights and gages work as ... coolant mixture. With plain water or the wrong mixture, your engine could get too hot but you ...other than DEX-COOL is added to the system, premature engine, heater core or radiator corrosion may result....
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 294
    ..., your engine could overheat and be badly damaged. The repair cost wouldn't be covered ... the system. These can be harmful. See "Engine Compartment Overview" in the Index for more information .... The vehicle must be on a level surface. When your engine is cold, the coolant level should be at ADD, ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 295
    ... hot enough. Don't spill coolant on a hot engine. Occasionally check the coolant level in the radiator....Index. CAUTION: Turning the radiator pressure cap when the engine and radiator are hot can allow ... the radiator pressure cap -- even a little -- when the engine and radiator are hot. Add coolant ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 296
    ... is a leak in the system or you hear an unusual noise. A fluid loss in this system could indicate a problem. Have the system inspected and repaired. See "Engine Compartment Overview" in the Index for more information on location. 6-31
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 297
    ...Steering Fluid Turn the key off, let the engine compartment cool down, wipe the cap... at the fluid level on the dipstick. For the 2200 L4 engine, the fluid level should be at the C mark. For the VORTEC... washer fluid, be sure to read the manufacturer's instructions before use. If you will be operating...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 298
    NOTICE: D When using concentrated washer fluid, D follow the manufacturer's instructions for adding water. Don't mix water with ready-to-... brake master cylinder reservoir is filled with DOT-3 brake fluid. See "Engine Compartment Overview" in the Index for the location of the reservoir. 6-33
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 299
    ... fluid without taking off the cap. CAUTION: If you have too much brake fluid, it can spill on the engine. The fluid will burn if the engine is hot enough. You or others could be burned, and your vehicle could be damaged. Add brake fluid only when work is ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 300
    .... NOTICE: D Using the wrong fluid can badly damage brake system parts. For example, just a few drops of mineral-based oil, such as engine oil, in your brake system can damage brake system parts so badly that they'll have to be replaced....
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 301
    ... sets. See "Brake System Inspection" in Section 7 of this manual under Part C "Periodic Maintenance Inspections... warning sound, have your vehicle serviced. NOTICE: Continuing to drive with worn-out ..., or if there is a rapid increase in pedal travel. This could be a sign of brake trouble. 6-36
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 302
    ... and firmly applying the brakes a few times. Battery Your new vehicle comes with a maintenance ...original battery's label. We recommend an ACDelco battery. See "Engine Compartment Overview" in the Index ...and reproductive harm. Wash hands after handling. Replacing Brake System Parts The braking ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 303
    ...vehicle for 25 days or more, remove the black, negative (-) cable from the battery. This will help keep your ...section, contact your GM dealer's service department. CAUTION: Batteries have acid that can... Starting" in the Index for tips on working around a battery without getting hurt. Contact your...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 304
    Headlamps One-Piece Composite Headlamp System 1. Open the hood. 5. Turn the bulb assembly counterclockwise to remove it from the headlamp assembly. 6. Put the new bulb into the bulb assembly and reinstall it in the headlamp assembly by turning it clockwise until it is tight. 7. Plug in the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 305
    Two-Piece Composite Headlamp System 1. Open the hood. 5. Turn the bulb assembly counterclockwise to remove it from the headlamp assembly. 2. Remove the black retainer clips by lifting up. 3. Unplug the electrical connector 4. Pull the headlamp lens assembly out. 6. Put the new bulb into the bulb ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 306
    One-Piece Front Turn Signal Lamp Assembly 1. Remove the headlamp assembly as shown under "One-Piece Composite Headlamp System" earlier in this section. 2. Twist the bulb socket counterclockwise to remove it from the headlamp assembly. Two-Piece Front Turn Signal Lamp Assembly 1. Remove the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 307
    Center High-Mounted Stoplamp 4. Turn the harness bulb socket counterclockwise to remove it. Pull the bulb straight out to remove it from the socket. 5. Push the new bulb into the socket until it snaps into place. 6. Put the socket into the lamp assembly and turn it clockwise until it is tight. 7. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 308
    ... the tailgate. 2. Remove the screws from the lamp assembly near the tailgate latch. 4. Install a new bulb. 5. Reinstall the lens and tighten the screws....in the cap or camper. 3. Pull the assembly away from the pickup side panel. 4. Turn the socket counterclockwise to remove it. Push the tab in while...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 309
    ... blade assembly. Accidental bumping can cause the arm to fall back and strike the windshield. ... Locking Tab D. Blade Pivot E. Hook Slot F. Arm Hook 2. Press down on the blade assembly ...Pull down on the blade assembly to release it from the wiper arm hook. 3. Remove the insert from the blade assembly....
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 310
    ...A. Claw in Notch B. Correct Installation C. Incorrect Installation 6. Put the blade assembly pivot in the wiper arm hook. Pull up until the pivot locking tab locks in the hook slot. 7. Carefully lower the wiper arm and blade assembly onto the windshield. 6-45
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 311
    ... manufacturer. If you ever have questions about your tire warranty and where to obtain service, see your GM Warranty booklet for details. CAUTION: (Continued) ...cause overheating as a result of too much friction. You could have an air-out and a serious accident. See "Loading Your Vehicle" in the...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 312
    Inflation -- Tire Pressure The Certification/Tire label, which is on the driver's door edge, above the door latch, shows the correct inflation pressures for your ... tires have too much air (overinflation), you can get the following: D Unusual wear D Bad handling D Rough ride D...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 313
    Tire Inspection and Rotation Tires should be rotated every 6,000 to 8,000 miles (10 000 to 13 000 km). Any time you notice unusual wear, rotate your tires as soon as possible and check wheel alignment. Also check for damaged tires or wheels. See "When It's Time for New Tires" and "Wheel ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 314
    If your vehicle has a compact spare tire, don't include it in your tire rotation. After the tires have been rotated, adjust the front and rear inflation pressures as shown on the Certification/Tire label. Make certain that all wheel nuts are properly tightened. See "Wheel Nut Torque" in the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 315
    ... will continue to have tires that are designed to give proper endurance, handling, speed rating, traction, ride and other things during normal service on your vehicle. ...tires. CAUTION: Mixing tires could cause you to lose control while driving. If you mix tires of different ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 316
    ... Criteria (TPC) standards. Treadwear The treadwear grade is a comparative rating based on the wear rate of the tire when tested under controlled conditions on a specified government test course. For example, a tire graded 150 would wear ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 317
    ...the generation of heat and its ability to dissipate heat when tested under controlled conditions on a specified indoor laboratory test wheel. Sustained high temperature...wheel bolts and wheel nuts should be replaced. If the wheel leaks air, replace it (except some aluminum wheels, which can sometimes ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 318
    ... wheel bolts or wheel nuts on your vehicle can be dangerous. It could affect the braking and handling of your vehicle, make your tires lose air and make you lose control. You could have a collision in which you or others could be injured. Always use the...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 319
    ... ends securely fastened. Drive slowly and follow the chain manufacturer's instructions. If you can hear the chains contacting your vehicle, stop ... and tire size combination and road conditions. Follow that manufacturer's instructions. To help avoid damage to your vehicle, drive slowly, readjust ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 320
    ... you use anything from a container to clean your vehicle, be sure to follow the manufacturer's warnings and instructions. And always open your doors or windows when you're cleaning the inside. Never use these to clean your vehicle: Don't use ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 321
    Here are some cleaning tips: D Always read the instructions on the cleaner label. D Clean up stains ..., follow the Multi-Purpose Interior Cleaner instructions described earlier. 3. If an odor lingers ...dry completely. 3. If a stain remains, follow instructions for Multi-Purpose Interior Cleaner. Using ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 322
    ... and a clean cloth. Cleaning the Top of the Instrument Panel Use only mild soap and water to clean the top surfaces of the instrument panel. Sprays containing silicones or waxes may cause ... product. D Never use oils, varnishes, solvent-based or abrasive cleaners, furniture polish or shoe polish...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 323
    ... Your Vehicle The paint finish on your vehicle provides beauty, depth of color, gloss retention and durability. Cleaning the Outside of the Windshield ...See "Appearance Care and Materials" in the Index. Don't use cleaning agents that are petroleum based, or that contain acid or abrasives. 6-58
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 324
    ... looking new by keeping your vehicle garaged or covered whenever possible. Cleaning Exterior Lamps/Lenses ... clean exterior lamps and lenses. Follow instructions under "Washing Your Vehicle." Finish Care ... clearcoat gives more depth and gloss to the colored basecoat. Always use waxes and polishes...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 325
    ...off any overspray or splash from all painted surfaces on the body or wheels of the vehicle. Petroleum-based products may damage the paint finish and tires. Sheet Metal ... and requires sheet metal repair or replacement, make sure the body repair shop applies anti-corrosion material to the ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 326
    ... repaired with touch-up materials available from your dealer or other service outlets. Larger areas of finish damage can be corrected in your dealer's body and paint shop. ... used for ice and snow removal and dust control can collect on the underbody. If these are not removed, ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 327
    ...smoke and fingerprints Protects leather, wood, acrylics, Plexiglas , plastic, rubber and vinyl Cleans carpets, seats, interior trim, door panels and floor mats Spray on and rinse with water Attracts, absorbs and removes soils on fabric Shines vehicle without...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 328
    ... code will help you identify your engine, specifications and replacement parts. Service Parts Identification Label You'll find this label on...vehicle. The VIN also appears on the Vehicle Certification and Service Parts labels and the certificates of title and registration. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 329
    ... to add anything electrical to your vehicle, see "Servicing Your Air Bag-Equipped Vehicle" in the Index. Power Windows and... This greatly reduces the chance of fires caused by electrical problems. Look at the silver-colored band inside the fuse. If the band is broken or melted, replace the fuse. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 330
    ... instrument panel fuse block is located at the driver's end of the instrument panel. Remove the cover by turning the fastener counterclockwise. Extra fuses and the fuse extractor are provided in the cover. To reinstall the fuse panel cover, push in and turn the fastener clockwise. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 331
    ... Controls TBC, Cruise Module, Cruise Switch Gages, Body Controls TBC, Instrument Panel Cluster, B+ ... HVAC Control Head Turn Signal Instrument Panel Cluster, Engine Controls Fuse/Circuit Breaker 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 ... STR WHL RDO IGN Radio Battery AMPF HVAC I, HVAC Control Head, HVAC Devices Anti-Lock...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 332
    ... of the engine compartment. See "Engine Compartment Overview" in the Index for more information on location. Remove the cover by turning the fastener counterclockwise. To reinstall the fuse panel cover, push in and turn the fastener clockwise. Name TRL TRN TRR TRN TRL B/U VEH ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 333
    ... Headlamp Front Parking Lamps I/P Fuse Block Feed Engine Sensors/Solenoids, MAF, CAM, PURGE, VENT Engine Control Module, Fuel Pump Module, Oil Pressure Anti-Lock Brake System Engine Control Module Injectors Automatic Transmission Shift Lock Control ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 334
    Replacement Bulbs Lamps Halogen Headlamps, Composite Low-Beam Halogen Headlamps, Composite High-Beam Tail and Stoplamps Rear Sidemarker Lamps Front Sidemarker Lamps Front Turn Signal Lamps Center High-Mounted Stoplamp Quantity 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 Number 9006 HB4 or 9006 LL 9005 HB3 3057 194 194NA 3457A ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 335
    ... Crankcase - Oil and Filter Change* 2.2L Engine ...4.5 quarts (4.3 L) 4.3L Engine ...4.5 quarts (4.3 L) Fuel Capacity Reg./Ext. Cab ...18.5 U.S. Gallons (70.0 L) Crew Cab ...19.0 U.S. Gallons (71.9 L) Automatic Transmission* Drain and Refill ...5.0 quarts (4.7 L) ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 336
    Engine Specifications Engine Type VIN Code Firing Order Horsepower (T Series) Horsepower (S Series) Thermostat Specification Spark Plug Gap "VORTEC" 2200 L4 L4 5 1-3-4-2 N/A 120 @ 5,000 rpm 195_F (91_C) 0.040 inches (1.01 mm) "VORTEC" 4300 V6 V6 W 1-6-5-4-3-2 190 @ 4,400 rpm 180 @ 4,400 rpm ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 337
    ... vehicle when it was built, or if you have any questions, please contact your GM dealer. Engine Oil Filter Air Cleaner Filter PCV Valve Automatic Transmission Filter Kit Spark Plugs Fuel Filter Windshield Wiper Blades "VORTEC" 2200 L4 PF47 A1163C N/A ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 338
    Vehicle Dimensions* Wheelbase Reg Cab Short Box ...108.3 inches (275.1 cm) ... Cab ...122.9 inches (312.2 cm) Crew Cab ...122.9 inches (312.2 cm) Length Reg... Cab ...203.6 inches (517.1 cm) Crew Cab ...202.8 inches (515.0 cm) Height 2WD... Cab ...63.8 inches (162.1 cm) 4WD Crew Cab ...67.6 inches (171.7 cm)...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 339
    ... required for your vehicle. Your vehicle needs these services to retain its safety, dependability and emission control performance. 7-2 7-4 7-6 7-8 7-30 Introduction Part A: Scheduled Maintenance Services Scheduled Maintenance Short Trip/City Scheduled ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 340
    ... vehicle maintenance can even affect the quality of the air we breathe. Improper fluid levels ...and recommended fluids and lubricants as prescribed in this manual are necessary to keep your vehicle in good .... Any damage caused by failure to follow recommended maintenance may not be covered by warranty....
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 341
    ... have done and how often. Some of these services can be complex, so unless you ...have the necessary equipment, you should let your dealer's service department or another qualified ... Maintenance Inspections" explains important inspections that your dealer's service department or another qualified ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 342
    ..., see your dealer. This part tells you the maintenance services you should have done and when you ...needs, you'll know that GM-trained and supported service people will perform the work using genuine GM... to use are listed in Part D. Make sure whoever services your vehicle uses these. All parts should...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 343
    ...Rotation. Every 15,000 Miles (25 000 km): Engine Air Cleaner Filter Inspection, if driving in ... only). Every 30,000 Miles (50 000 km): Engine Air Cleaner Filter Replacement. Fuel Filter Replacement (4.3L V6 ... D Your vehicle has the 2200 L4 (Code 5) flexible fuel engine and you have used ethanol fuel (...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 344
    .... Every 90,000 Miles (150 000 km): Fuel Filter Replacement (2200 L4 engine only). Every 100,... first). These intervals only summarize maintenance services. Be sure to follow the complete scheduled maintenance on ...if you have the 2200 L4 (Code 5) flexible fuel engine and you have used ethanol ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 345
    ...conditions only). Every 30,000 Miles (50 000 km): Fuel Filter Replacement (4.3L V6 engine only). Engine Air Cleaner Filter Replacement. Front Wheel Bearing Repack ...Inspection. Every 90,000 Miles (150 000 km): Fuel Filter Replacement (2200 L4 engine only). Every 100,000 Miles (166 ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 346
    ... lubricant to use: Footnotes [ The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency or the California Air Resources Board has determined that the failure to perform this... life. We, however, urge that all recommended maintenance services be performed at the indicated intervals and the maintenance be recorded. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 347
    ... and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ... BY: j Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 348
    ... and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ... BY: j Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 349
    ...Trip/City Scheduled Maintenance Replace filter if necessary. An Emission Control Service. (See footnote [.) j Check rear/front axle fluid...km). j Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 350
    ... and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ... BY: j Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 351
    ... and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ... BY: j Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 352
    ... (or at each brake relining, whichever occurs first). 4.3L V6 Engine Only: Replace fuel filter. An Emission Control Service. (See footnote [.) j Replace engine air cleaner filter. An Emission Control Service. j Change automatic transmission ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 353
    ... and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ... BY: j Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 354
    ... and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ... BY: j Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 355
    ... Maintenance j Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ...in dusty conditions. Replace filter if necessary. An Emission Control Service. (See footnote [.) 45,000 Miles (75...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 356
    ...Maintenance j Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months...(or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 357
    ... and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ... BY: j Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 358
    ... filter every 50,000 miles (83 000 km). j Inspect engine accessory drive belt. An Emission Control Service. j 4.3L V6 Engine Only: Replace fuel filter. An Emission Control Service. (See footnote [.) j Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 359
    Short Trip/City Scheduled Maintenance j Replace engine air cleaner filter. An Emission Control Service. j Rotate tires. See "Tire Inspection and Rotation" in the Index for proper rotation pattern and additional information. (See footnote +.) j Change engine oil and ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 360
    ... and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ... BY: j Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 361
    ... driving in dusty conditions. Replace filter if necessary. An Emission Control Service. (See footnote [.) j Check rear/front axle fluid ... **.) j Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 362
    ... and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ... BY: j Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 363
    ... and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ... BY: j Change engine oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 364
    ...oil and filter (or every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 3 months, whichever occurs... 50,000 miles (83 000 km). j Replace fuel filter. An Emission Control Service. (See footnote [.) 90,000 Miles (150 000 km) DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 365
    Short Trip/City Scheduled Maintenance j Replace engine air cleaner filter. An Emission Control Service. j Rotate tires. See "Tire Inspection and Rotation" in the Index for proper rotation pattern and additional information. (See footnote +.) j Change engine oil and ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 366
    ...every 3 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every... BY: j Inspect spark plug wires. An Emission Control Service. j Replace spark plugs. An Emission... Engine Only: Inspect Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) valve. An Emission Control Service...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 367
    ... cooling system (or every 60 months since last service, whichever occurs first). See "Engine Coolant" in the Index for what to use. ... radiator, condenser, pressure cap and neck. Pressure test cooling system and pressure cap. An Emission Control Service. DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED BY: 7-29
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 368
    ... lubricant to use: Footnotes [ The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency or the California Air Resources Board has determined that the failure to perform this... life. We, however, urge that all recommended maintenance services be performed at the indicated intervals and the maintenance be recorded. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 369
    ... 12 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 12...500 km) DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED BY: j Change engine oil and filter (or every 12 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 370
    ... trailer towing. - Uses such as found in taxi, police or delivery service. If you do not use your vehicle under any of... km) j Change engine oil and filter (or every 12 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 12 months, whichever occurs ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 371
    ... Maintenance j Change engine oil and filter (or every 12 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 12 months, whichever... towing. - Uses such as found in taxi, police or delivery service. If you do not use your vehicle under ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 372
    ... for proper rotation pattern and additional information. (See footnote +.) 4.3L V6 Engine Only: Replace fuel filter. An Emission Control Service. (See footnote [.) j Replace engine air cleaner filter. An Emission Control Service. j j 37,500 Miles ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 373
    ... Maintenance j Change engine oil and filter (or every 12 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 12 months, whichever... towing. - Uses such as found in taxi, police or delivery service. If you do not use your vehicle under ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 374
    ...and filter. Manual transmission fluid doesn't require change. DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED... months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every... months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 375
    .... (See footnote +.) Inspect engine accessory drive belt. An Emission Control Service. 4.3L V6 Engine Only: Replace fuel filter. An Emission Control Service. (See footnote [.) Replace engine air cleaner filter. An Emission Control Service. j j j j ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 376
    ... 12 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 12...500 km) DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE SERVICED BY: j Change engine oil and filter (or every 12 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 377
    ... trailer towing. - Uses such as found in taxi, police or delivery service. If you do not use your vehicle under any of...MILEAGE j j Change engine oil and filter (or every 12 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 12 months, whichever ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 378
    ... Maintenance j Change engine oil and filter (or every 12 months, whichever occurs first). An Emission Control Service. j Lubricate chassis components (or every 12 months, whichever... towing. - Uses such as found in taxi, police or delivery service. If you do not use your vehicle under ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 379
    Long Trip/Highway Scheduled Maintenance An Emission Control Service. (See footnote [.) j Replace engine air cleaner filter. An Emission Control Service. j Rotate tires. See "Tire Inspection and Rotation" in the Index for proper rotation pattern and additional ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 380
    ... Trip/Highway Scheduled Maintenance j Inspect spark plug wires. An Emission Control Service. j Replace spark plugs. An Emission Control Service. j ... change. 4.3L V6 Engine Only: Inspect Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) valve. An Emission Control Service. DATE ACTUAL MILEAGE 150,000 Miles (240 ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 381
    ...to help ensure the safety, dependability and emission control performance of your vehicle. Be sure any necessary ...for further details. Engine Coolant Level Check At Each Fuel Fill It is important for you or a service station attendant to perform these underhood checks at each fuel fill. Engine Oil ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 382
    ... sure the safety belt reminder light and all your belts, buckles, latch plates, retractors and anchorages ... Have any torn or frayed safety belts replaced. Also look for any opened or broken air bag coverings, and have them repaired or replaced. (The air bag system does not need regular maintenance.) ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 383
    ... key lock cylinders with the lubricant specified in Part D. Body Lubrication Service Lubricate all body door and fuel door hinges, latches and locks including the glove box, console doors, the body hood, secondary latch, pivots, spring anchor, ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 384
    ... Switch Check Automatic Transmission Shift Lock Control System Check CAUTION: When you are doing this ... any other position, your vehicle needs service. On manual transmission vehicles, put the shift ... all the way down, your vehicle needs service. CAUTION: When you are doing this check, the vehicle ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 385
    ... lever is in PARK (P). D To check the parking brake's holding ability: D With a manual transmission, the key should turn to LOCK only when you press...To check the PARK (P) mechanism's holding ability: Underbody Flushing Service CAUTION: When you are doing this check, your vehicle could begin ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 386
    ... Maintenance Inspections Listed in this part are inspections and services which should be performed at least twice a... procedures to perform these services may be found in a service manual. See "Service and Owner ...effort or excessive wear. Do not lubricate accelerator and cruise control cables. 7-48
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 387
    ... Case and Front Axle (Four-Wheel Drive) Inspection Every 12 months or at engine oil change intervals, check front axle and transfer case and add lubricant when necessary. A fluid loss could indicate a problem; check and have it repaired, if needed. Check vent hose at transfer case...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 388
    ... GM GoodwrenchR DEX-COOLR or HavolineR DEX-COOLR Coolant. See "Engine Coolant" in the Index. USAGE Hydraulic Brake System Windshield Washer Solvent Hydraulic Clutch System Power Steering System Manual Transmission with V6 Engine Manual Transmission with L4 Engine FLUID/LUBRICANT ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 389
    USAGE Automatic Transmission Key Lock Cylinders Chassis Lubrication FLUID/LUBRICANT Transmission Fluid. DEXRONR-III Automatic Multi-Purpose Lubricant, SuperlubeR (GM Part No. 12346241 or equivalent). Chassis Lubricant (GM Part No. 12377985 or equivalent) or lubricant meeting requirements of NLGI ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 390
    ... # 2, Category LB or GC-LB. USAGE Fuel Filler Door and Rear Seat FLUID/LUBRICANT Multi-Purpose Lubricant, SuperlubeR (GM Part No....Hood Latch Assembly, Secondary Latch, Pivots, Spring Anchor and Release Pawl Hood and Door Hinges LubriplateR Lubricant Aerosol (GM Part No. 12346293 ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 391
    Part E: Maintenance Record After the scheduled services are performed, record the date, odometer reading and who performed the service in the boxes ... Your owner information portfolio is a convenient place to store them. Maintenance Record DATE ODOMETER READING SERVICED BY MAINTENANCE PERFORMED 7-53
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 392
    Maintenance Record DATE ODOMETER READING SERVICED BY MAINTENANCE PERFORMED 7-54
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 393
    Maintenance Record DATE ODOMETER READING SERVICED BY MAINTENANCE PERFORMED 7-55
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 394
    Maintenance Record DATE ODOMETER READING SERVICED BY MAINTENANCE PERFORMED 7-56
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 395
    ...Information Here you will find out how to contact Chevrolet if you need assistance. This section also tells you how to obtain service publications and how to report any safety ...Offices GM Mobility Program for Persons with Disabilities Chevrolet Roadside Assistance Program Canadian Roadside ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 396
    ... Procedure Your satisfaction and goodwill are important to your dealer and to Chevrolet. Normally, any concerns with the sales transaction or the operation of your vehicle ..., concerns can be quickly resolved at that level. If the matter has already been reviewed with the sales, service...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 397
    ...cannot be resolved by the dealership without further help, contact the Chevrolet Customer Assistance Center by calling 1-800-222-1020....following information available to give the Customer Assistance Representative: When contacting Chevrolet, please remember that your concern will likely be resolved ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 398
    ...Center. Any TTY user can communicate with Chevrolet by dialing: 1-800-833-CHEV (2438...-263-3830.) Customer Assistance Offices Chevrolet encourages customers to call the toll-free ... for assistance. If a U.S. customer wishes to write to Chevrolet, the letter should be addressed to Chevrolet's Customer...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 399
    ...000 toward aftermarket driver or passenger adaptive equipment you may require for your vehicle (hand controls, wheelchair/scooter lifts, etc.). Canada General Motors ... provide you with free resource information, such as area driver assessment centers and mobility equipment installers. ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 400
    ... services at reasonable costs To enhance Chevrolet's strong commitment to customer satisfaction, Chevrolet is excited to announce the establishment of the Chevrolet Roadside Assistance Center. As the owner of a 2001 Chevrolet, membership in Roadside Assistance is free. Roadside Assistance is ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 401
    ...-Bumper New Vehicle Limited Warranty to eligible purchasers of 2001 Chevrolet passenger cars and ... and retail lease customers operating 2001 and newer Chevrolet vehicles for a period of 3 years/... provided by the New Vehicle Limited Warranty. Chevrolet reserves the right to modify or discontinue Basic ...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 402
    Courtesy Transportation Chevrolet has always exemplified quality and value in its offering of motor ...wait. However, if you are unable to wait Chevrolet helps minimize your inconvenience by providing... driving it until it can be scheduled for service, unless, of course, the problem is safety-related. If...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 403
    ..., up to a maximum of $30.00 per day supported by receipts. This requires that you sign and complete a...insurance coverage, credit card, etc. You are responsible for fuel usage charges and may also be ...dealers and all program options, such as shuttle service, may not be available at every dealer. Please...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 404
    ... finds that a safety defect exists in a group of vehicles, it may order a recall and remedy campaign. However, NHTSA cannot become involved in individual problems between you, your dealer or General Motors. To contact NHTSA, you may either call the Auto Safety Hotline toll-free at 1-800-424-9393 (or...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 405
    ... NHTSA (or Transport Canada) in a situation like this, we certainly hope you'll notify us. Please call us at 1-800-222-1020, or write: Chevrolet Motor Division Chevrolet Customer Assistance Center P.O. Box 33170 Detroit, MI 48232-5170 In Canada, please call us at 1-800-263-3777 (English) or 1-800...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 406
    2001 CHEVROLET SERVICE PUBLICATIONS ORDERING INFORMATION The following publications covering the operation and... below.) CURRENT PUBLICATIONS FOR 2001 CHEVROLET SERVICE MANUALS Service Manuals have the diagnosis... Motors cars and trucks. Each bulletin contains instructions to assist in the diagnosis and...
  • 2001 Chevrolet S10 Pickup | Owner's Manual - Page 407
    ... be applied against the original order. VEHICLE MODEL NAME YEAR 2001 2001 2001 2001 QTY. PRICE EACH* $120.00 $50.00 $20.00 $15.00 TOTAL PRICE 2 0 0 1 G M S H I P T O PUBLICATION FORM NUMBER ITEM DESCRIPTION Service Manual Car & Light Truck Transmission Unit Repair Owner's Manual In Portfolio...



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