1995 GMC Sierra Owner's Manual

1995 GMC Sierra owners manual
Year:
1995
Make:
GMC
Model:
Sierra
Rating:
(4)

Online manual

Size:
25.63 MB

Table of Contents

Table of Contents
7
How to Use this Manual
11
Seats and Safety Restraints
17
Seats and Seat Controls
17
Head Restraints
23
Rear Folding Seat (Extended Cab)
23
Safety Belts: They’re for Everyone
25
Why Safety Belts Work
26
Here Are Questions Many People Ask About Safety Belts - and the Answers
28
Driver Position
29
Supplemental Inflatable Restraint System (SIR)
35
Safety Belt Use During Pregnancy
40
Right Front Passenger Position
41
Center Passenger Position
41
Rear Seat Passengers
42
Children
47
Smaller Children and Babies
47
Child Restraints
49
Larger Children
57
Safety Belt Extender
59
Checking Your Restraint Systems
60
Replacing Seat and Restraint System Parts After a Crash
60
Features and Controls
63
Keys
63
Your Doors and How They Work
65
Tailgate
66
Door Locks
67
Keyless Entry System
69
Theft
70
New Vehicle “Break-In\
71
Ignition Switch
72
Starting Your Gasoline Engine
74
Driving Through Deep Standing Water
76
Driving In Snow (Diesel Engines)
76
Starting Your Diesel Engine
76
Engine Coolant Heater
80
Automatic Transmission
81
Five-Speed Manual Transmission (With Low Gear)
84
Five-Speed Manual Transmission (Without Low Gear)
86
Manual Transmission Shift Speeds
87
Locking Rear Axle
89
Parking Brake
89
Shifting lnto PARK (P) (Automatic Transmission Models Only)
90
Shifting Out of PARK (P)
91
Parking Your Vehicle (Manual Transmission Models Only)
93
Parking Over Things That Burn
93
Engine Exhaust
94
Running Your Engine While You’re Parked (Automatic Transmission)
94
Four- Wheel Drive
95
Transfer Case
96
Windows
98
Horn
100
Tilt Wheel
100
Multifunction Lever
101
Turn Signal and Lane Change Indicator
101
Headlamp High-Low Beam
102
Windshield Wipers
103
Windshield Washer
104
Cruise Control
105
Headlamps and Vehicle Lighting
110
Mirrors
115
Sun Visors
119
Cigarette Lighter/Ashtrays
120
Instrument Panel
130
Instrument Cluster
130
Warning Lights and Indicators
132
Gages
141
Center High Mount Stop Lamp (CHMSL)
145
Camper Wiring Harness
145
Trailer Wiring Harness
145
Step-Bumper Pad
146
Comfort Controls and Audio Systems
147
Comfort Controls
147
Heater Controls
147
Heater/Air Conditioning Controls
148
Engine Coolant Heater
150
Diesel Engine Heater Output
150
Rear Window Defogger
150
Ventilation System
151
Audio Systems
152
Setting the Clock (Audio Systems without AUTO TONE System)
152
Setting the Clock (Audio Systems with AUTO TONE System)
153
How to Operate Your ETR AM-FM Stereo Audio System
153
How to Operate Your ETR AM-FM Stereo Audio Cassette System
155
How to Operate Your ETR AM-FM Stereo Audio Cassette ATC System
157
THEFTLOCK\ Theft Deterrent Feature
160
How to Operate Your ETR AM-FM Stereo Audio Compact Disc ATC System
162
To Play A Compact Disc
165
Remote Cassette Player - ETR AM-FM Stereo Audio Compact Disc ATC System
168
Understanding Radio Reception
169
Care of Your Cassette Player and Tapes
170
Care of Compact Discs
171
Fixed Mast Antenna
171
Your Driving and the Road
175
Defensive Driving
175
Drunken Driving
176
Control of a Vehicle
178
Braking
179
Steering
181
Off-Road Recovery
183
Passing
184
Loss of Control
185
Driving Guidelines
186
Driving at Night
197
Driving in the Rain
198
City Driving
200
Freeway Driving
201
Before Leaving on a Long Trip
202
Highway Hypnosis
202
Hill and Mountain Roads
203
Winter Driving
205
Power Winches
208
Power Take-Off (PTO)
209
Loading Your Vehicle
211
Pickup Conversion to Chassis Cab
216
Towing a Trailer
216
Problems on the Road
225
Hazard Warning Flashers
225
Other Warning Devices
226
Jump Starting
226
Towing Your Vehicle
231
Engine Overheating
234
Cooling System - Gasoline Engines
236
Cooling System - Diesel Engines
243
Engine Fan Noise
249
If a Tire Goes Flat
249
Changing a Flat Tire
250
If You’re Stuck: In Sand, Mud, Ice or Snow
263
Service and Appearance Care
267
Service
267
Fuel (Gasoline Engine)
268
Diesel Fuel Requirements and Fuel System
269
Fuels in Foreign Countries (Gasoline Engines)
277
Filling Your Tank
277
Checking Things Under the Hood
279
Cleaning Your Diesel Engine
280
Noise Control System
280
Engine Oil (Gasoline Engines)
282
Engine Oil (Diesel Engines)
287
Air Cleaner
292
Automatic Transmission Fluid
293
Manual Transmission Fluid
296
Hydraulic Clutch
297
Rear Axle
298
Four- Wheel Drive
299
Front Axle
300
Engine Coolant
301
Radiator Pressure Cap - Gasoline Engine
305
Thermostat
306
Power Steering Fluid
306
Windshield Washer Fluid
307
Brakes
308
Air Conditioning
312
Fluid Leak Check
312
Lock Cylinders
312
Battery
313
Bulb Replacement
313
Exhaust System
322
Tires
324
Appearance Care
333
Cleaning the Inside of Your Vehicle
334
Care of Safety Belts
337
Cleaning the Outside of the Windshield and Wiper Blades
337
Cleaning the Outside of Your Vehicle
338
Appearance Care Materials Chart
341
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
342
Service Parts Identification Label
344
Add-on Electrical Equipment
344
Specification Charts
346
Air Conditioning Refrigerants
351
Maintenance Schedule
357
Maintenance Schedule I - Gasoline Engines With Light Duty Emissions
368
Maintenance Schedule II - Gasoline Engines With Light Duty Emissions
383
Maintenance Schedule I - Gasoline Engines With Heavy Duty Emissions
390
Maintenance Schedule II - Gasoline Engines With Heavy Duty Emissions
408
Maintenance Schedule I - Diesel Engines
418
Maintenance Schedule II - Diesel Engines
436
Part B: Owner Checks and Services
449
Part C: Periodic Maintenance lnspections
453
Part D: Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
454
Part E: Maintenance Record
456
Customer Assistance Information
461
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
461
Customer Assistance for the Hearing or Speech Impaired (TDD)
463
GM Participation in BBB AUTO LINE - Alternative Dispute Resolution Program
463
Reporting Safety Defects to the United States Government
464
Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian Government
465
Reporting Safety Defects to General Motors
465
Roadside Assistance
465
Canadian Roadside Assistance
466
Courtesy Transportation
467
Service and Owner Publications
468
Index
473

FAQ about the 1995 GMC Sierra Manual

What contains the 1995 Sierra manual?

The GMC Sierra owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by GMC to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the GMC Sierra. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a GMC Sierra 1995 owner's manual:

  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that GMC Sierra owners can do
  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage

Where to download the 1995 GMC Sierra Owners Manual?

The GMC Sierra owner manual for the 1995 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the GMC Sierra year 1995 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 1995 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The GMC Sierra (1995) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 1995 is available in English.

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