1998 Oldsmobile Bravada Owner's Manual

1998 Oldsmobile Bravada owners manual
Year:
1998
Make:
Oldsmobile
Model:
Bravada
Rating:
(5)

Online manual

Size:
18.91 MB

Table of Contents

Table of Contents
7
Seats and Restraint Systems
13
Seats and Seat Controls
14
Safety Belts: They’re for Everyone
19
Here Are Questions Many People Ask About Safety Belts -- and the Answers
24
How to Wear Safety Belts Properly
25
Driver Position
25
Safety Belt Use During Pregnancy
31
Right Front Passenger Position
32
Supplemental Inflatable Restraint (SIR) System
32
Rear Seat Passengers
38
Rear Safety Belt Comfort Guides for Children and Small Adults
42
Center Rear Passenger Position
44
Children
46
Child Restraints
49
Larger Children
60
Safety Belt Extender
63
Checking Your Restraint Systems
63
Replacing Restraint System Parts After a Crash
63
Features and Controls
65
Keys
66
Door Locks
68
Keyless Entry System
70
Liftgate
73
Theft
74
Passlock
75
New Vehicle \Break-In\
76
Ignition Positions
76
Starting Your Engine
78
Engine Coolant Heater
79
Automatic Transmission Operation
80
Parking Brake
83
Shifting Into PARK (P)
84
Shifting Out of PARK (P)
86
Parking Over Things That Burn
86
Engine Exhaust
87
Running Your Engine While You’re Parked
87
Locking Rear Axle
88
All-Wheel Drive
88
Windows
89
Horn
89
Tilt Wheel
90
Turn Signal/Multifunction Lever
90
Exterior Lamps
96
Interior Lamps
98
Mirrors
99
Storage Compartments
101
Ashtrays and Cigarette Lighter
108
Sun Visors
108
Accessory Power Outlets
109
Sunroof
109
Universal Transmitter
110
Instrument Panel
114
Instrument Panel Cluster
115
Warning Lights, Gages and Indicators
117
Comfort Controls and Audio Systems
129
Comfort Controls
130
Electronic Climate Control System
130
Air Conditioning
133
Heating
133
Ventilation System
133
Defogging and Defrosting
134
Audio Systems
135
Setting the Clock
135
AM-FM Stereo with Cassette Tape Player and Automatic Tone Control
136
AM-FM Stereo with Cassette Tape and Compact Disc Player with Automatic Tone Control
140
Theft-Deterrent Feature
145
Understanding Radio Reception
148
Tips About Your Audio System
148
Care of Your Cassette Tape Player
149
Care of Your Compact Discs
150
Care of Your Compact Disc Player
150
Fixed Mast Antenna
150
Your Driving and the Road
153
Defensive Driving
154
Drunken Driving
155
Control of a Vehicle
158
Braking
158
Steering
161
Off-Road Recovery
163
Passing
164
Loss of Control
166
Driving Guidelines
167
Operating Your Bravada Off Paved Roads
167
Driving at Night
180
Driving in Rain and on Wet Roads
182
City Driving
184
Freeway Driving
185
Before Leaving on a Long Trip
186
Highway Hypnosis
187
Hill and Mountain Roads
188
Winter Driving
190
Loading Your Vehicle
194
Towing a Trailer
196
Problems on the Road
207
Hazard Warning Flashers
208
Other Warning Devices
208
Jump Starting
209
Towing Your Vehicle
214
Engine Overheating
219
If a Tire Goes Flat
228
Changing a Flat Tire
228
Compact Spare Tire
237
If You're Stuck: In Sand, Mud, Ice or Snow
238
Service and Appearance Care
243
Service
244
Fuel
245
Fuels in Foreign Countries
247
Filling Your Tank
248
Filling a Portable Fuel Container
250
Checking Things Under the Hood
250
Engine Oil
253
Air Cleaner
257
Automatic Transmission Fluid
258
All-Wheel Drive
262
Rear Axle
264
Engine Coolant
264
Radiator Pressure Cap
268
Thermostat
268
Power Steering Fluid
268
Windshield Washer Fluid
269
Brakes
271
Battery
274
Bulb Replacement
275
Windshield Wiper Blade Replacement
277
Tires
279
Appearance Care
286
Cleaning the Inside of Your Vehicle
287
Care of Safety Belts
289
Cleaning the Outside of Your Vehicle
290
Appearance Care Materials Chart
294
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)
295
Service Parts Identification Label
295
Electrical System
296
Replacement Bulbs
302
Capacities and Specifications
302
Air Conditioning Refrigerants
303
Maintenance Schedule
305
Short Trip/City Definition
309
Short Trip/City Intervals
309
Long Trip/Highway Definition
310
Long Trip/Highway Intervals
310
Short Trip/City Maintenance Schedule
311
Long Trip/Highway Maintenance Schedule
331
Part B: Owner Checks and Services
343
Part C: Periodic Maintenance Inspections
347
Part D: Recommended Fluids and Lubricants
349
Part E: Maintenance Record
351
Customer Assistance Information
353
Customer Satisfaction Procedure
354
Customer Assistance for Text Telephone (TTY) Users
356
Oldsmobile Roadside Assistance Program Features and Benefits
357
Courtesy Transportation
358
GM Participation in an Alternative Dispute Resolution Program
359
Warranty Information
360
Reporting Safety Defects to the United States Government
360
Reporting Safety Defects to the Canadian Government
361
Reporting Safety Defects to General Motors
361
Ordering Service and Owner Publications in Canada
361
Index
365

FAQ about the 1998 Oldsmobile Bravada Manual

What contains the 1998 Bravada manual?

The Oldsmobile Bravada owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Oldsmobile to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Oldsmobile Bravada. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Oldsmobile Bravada 1998 owner's manual:

  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage
  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations
  • Basic operations, like starting and stopping the engine and driver settings
  • Handling the Unexpected, including tire changes, jump-starting, and common car issues

Where to download the 1998 Oldsmobile Bravada Owners Manual?

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Is the manual for the Oldsmobile Bravada year 1998 free?

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The Oldsmobile Bravada (1998) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 1998 is available in English.

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