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LU BRI CAN T S AN D GREASES
Lubrica t in g gr ea se is ra t ed for qu a lit y a n d u sa ge by
the NLGI. All a pproved produ ct s h a ve t h e NLGI sym -
bol on the la bel.
At the bot t om NLGI sym bol is t h e u sa ge an d qu a lit y
iden t ifica t ion lett er s. Wh eel bea r in g lu br ica n t is iden -
tified by the let t er G. Ch a ssis lu br ica nt is iden t ified
by t h e la t t er L’. The let t er followin g t h e u sage let t er
in dica t es the qu a lit y of th e lubrica n t . Th e followin g
symbols indicate t h e h igh est qu a lit y.
PARTS REQUIRING NO LUBRICATION
Many com pon en t s on a Ch r ysler Cor por a t ion vehicle
requir e no per iodic m a in t en a n ce. Som e com pon en t s
are sea led a n d per m a n en t ly lu br ica ted. Ru bber bu sh -
in gs can det er ior a t e or lim it da m pin g abilit y if lu br i-
cated. Th e followin g list of com pon en t s requ ire n o
lu br ica t ion:
Air Pump
Alt er n a t or Bu sh in gs
Dr ive Belt s
Dr ive Belt Idler/Ten sion er P u lley
F r on t Wheel Bea r in gs
Ru bber Bu s h in gs
St a r t er Bea r in gs/Bu sh in gs
Su spen sion St r u t Bea r in gs
Th r ot t le Con t r ol Ca ble
Th r ot t le Lin ka ge
Wa t er P u m p Bea r in gs
JUMP STARTING PROCEDURE
WARNING: REVIEW ALL SAFETY PRECAUTIONS
AND WARNINGS IN GROUP 8A,
BATTERY/STARTING/CHARGING SYSTEMS DIAG-
NOSTICS.
DO NOT JUMP START A FROZEN BATTERY, PER-
SONAL INJURY CAN RESULT.
DO NOT JUMP START WHEN BATTERY INDICATOR
DOT IS YELLOW OR BRIGHT COLOR.
DO NOT ALLOW JUMPER CABLE CLAMPS TO
TOUCH EACH OTHER WHEN CONNECTED TO A
BOOSTER SOURCE.
DO NOT USE OPEN FLAME NEAR BATTERY.
REMOVE METALLIC JEWELRY WORN ON HANDS
OR WRISTS TO AVOID INJURY BY ACCIDENTAL
ARCHING OF BATTERY CURRENT.
WARNING: WHEN USING A HIGH OUTPUT BOOST-
ING DEVICE, DO NOT ALLOW DISABLED VEHICLE’S
BATTERY TO EXCEED 16 VOLTS. PERSONAL INJURY
OR DAMAGE TO ELECTRICAL SYSTEM CAN RE-
SULT.
CAUTION: When using another vehicle as a booster,
do not allow vehicles to touch. Electrical systems can
be damaged on either vehicle.
TO JUMP START A DISABLED VEHICLE:
(1) Ra ise hood on disa bled veh icle an d visu a lly in -
spect en gin e com pa r t m en t for:
Ba t t ery cable cla m p con dit ion , clea n if n ecessa r y.
F r ozen ba t t er y.
Yellow or brigh t color t est in dica t or, if equ ipped.
Low ba t t er y flu id level.
Alt er n a t or dr ive belt con dit ion a n d t en sion .
F u el fum es or lea ka ge, cor r ect if n ecessa r y.
CAUTION: If the cause of starting problem on dis-
abled vehicle is severe, damage to booster vehicle
charging system can result.
(2) Wh en usin g a n ot h er veh icle a s a boost er sou r ce,
turn off a ll accessor ies, pla ce gea r selector in pa r k or
neutral, set par k brake or equ iva len t a n d oper a t e
en gin e a t 1200 r pm .
(3) On disa bled vehicle, pla ce gea r select or in pa r k or
neutral a n d set pa r k br a ke or equ iva len t . Tur n OF F a ll
accessor ies (Keyless E n t r y an d Ult r a ligh t system s
must be t u r n ed OF F m a n u a lly).
(4) Con n ect jum per cables t o boost er bat t ery. RE D
cla m p t o posit ive t er m in a l (+). BLACK cla mp to n ega -
tive t er m in a l (-). DO NOT a llow cla m ps at opposit e en d
of cables to t ou ch , elect r ica l a r c will resu lt (F ig. 1).
Review a ll wa r n in gs in th is pr ocedu r e.
(5) On disabled veh icle, conn ect RE D ju m per ca ble
cla m p t o posit ive (+) t er m in a l. Con n ect BLACK ju m per
cable cla m p t o en gin e gr ou n d as close to th e gr ou n d
cable attachin g poin t a s possible (Fig. 1).
NLGI SYMBOL
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Dodge Caravan 1992 Service Repair Manual Summary of Content

LU BRI CAN T S AN D GREASESLubrica t in g gr ea se is ra t ed for qu a lit y a n d u sa ge bythe NLGI. All a pproved produ ct s h a ve t h e NLGI sym -bol on the la bel.At the bot t om NLGI sym bol is t h e u sa ge an d qu a lit yiden t ifica t ion lett er s. Wh eel bea r in g lu br ica n t is iden -tified by the let t er G. Ch a ssis lu br ica nt is iden t ifiedby t h e la t t er L. The let t er followin g t h e u sage let t erin dica t es the qu a lit y of th e lubrica n t . Th e followin gsymbols indicate t h e h igh est qu a lit y.PARTS REQUIRING NO LUBRICATIONMany com pon en t s on a Ch r ysler Cor por a t ion vehiclerequir e no per iodic m a in t en a n ce. Som e com pon en t sare sea led a n d per m a n en t ly lu br ica ted. Ru bber bu sh -in gs can det er ior a t e or lim it da m pin g abilit y if lu br i-cated. Th e followin g list of com pon en t s requ ire n olu br ica t ion: Air Pump Alt er n a t or Bu sh in gs Dr ive Belt s Dr ive Belt Idler/Ten sion er P u lley F r on t Wheel Bea r in gs Ru bber Bu s h in gs St a r t er Bea r in gs/Bu sh in gs Su spen sion St r u t Bea r in gs Th r ot t le Con t r ol Ca ble Th r ot t le Lin ka ge Wa t er P u m p Bea r in gsJUMP STARTING PROCEDUREWARNING: REVIEW ALL SAFETY PRECAUTIONSAND WARNINGS IN GROUP 8A,BATTERY/STARTING/CHARGING SYSTEMS DIAG-NOSTICS.DO NOT JUMP START A FROZEN BATTERY, PER-SONAL INJURY CAN RESULT.DO NOT JUMP START WHEN BATTERY INDICATORDOT IS YELLOW OR BRIGHT COLOR.DO NOT ALLOW JUMPER CABLE CLAMPS TOTOUCH EACH OTHER WHEN CONNECTED TO ABOOSTER SOURCE.DO NOT USE OPEN FLAME NEAR BATTERY.REMOVE METALLIC JEWELRY WORN ON HANDSOR WRISTS TO AVOID INJURY BY ACCIDENTALARCHING OF BATTERY CURRENT.WARNING: WHEN USING A HIGH OUTPUT BOOST-ING DEVICE, DO NOT ALLOW DISABLED VEHICLESBATTERY TO EXCEED 16 VOLTS. PERSONAL INJURYOR DAMAGE TO ELECTRICAL SYSTEM CAN RE-SULT.CAUTION: When using another vehicle as a booster,do not allow vehicles to touch. Electrical systems canbe damaged on either vehicle.TO JUMP START A DISABLED VEHICLE:(1) Ra ise hood on disa bled veh icle an d visu a lly in -spect en gin e com pa r t m en t for: Ba t t ery cable cla m p con dit ion , clea n if n ecessa r y. F r ozen ba t t er y. Yellow or brigh t color t est in dica t or, if equ ipped. Low ba t t er y flu id level. Alt er n a t or dr ive belt con dit ion a n d t en sion . F u el fum es or lea ka ge, cor r ect if n ecessa r y.CAUTION: If the cause of starting problem on dis-abled vehicle is severe, damage to booster vehiclecharging system can result.(2) Wh en usin g a n ot h er veh icle a s a boost er sou r ce,turn off a ll accessor ies, pla ce gea r selector in pa r k orneutral, set par k brake or equ iva len t a n d oper a t een gin e a t 1200 r pm .(3) On disa bled vehicle, pla ce gea r select or in pa r k orneutral a n d set pa r k br a ke or equ iva len t . Tur n OF F a llaccessor ies (Keyless E n t r y an d Ult r a ligh t system smust be t u r n ed OF F m a n u a lly).(4) Con n ect jum per cables t o boost er bat t ery. RE Dcla m p t o posit ive t er m in a l (+). BLACK cla mp to n ega -tive t er m in a l (-). DO NOT a llow cla m ps at opposit e en dof cables to t ou ch , elect r ica l a r c will resu lt (F ig. 1).Review a ll wa r n in gs in th is pr ocedu r e.(5) On disabled veh icle, conn ect RE D ju m per ca blecla m p t o posit ive (+) t er m in a l. Con n ect BLACK ju m percable cla m p t o en gin e gr ou n d as close to th e gr ou n dcable attachin g poin t a s possible (Fig. 1).NLGI SYMBOL0 - 2 LUBRICATION AND MAINTENANCE "