2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo
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2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo ProblemsPower Window Switches May Fail
One or more of the power windows may stop working due to a failed window switch. Failed switches will require replacement.
I was driving early one morning and it was dark out. All of a sudden my headlights went out. I hit the dimmer switch and they came back on, but while driving home the same thing happened again. I took it to one garage and he could not figure out what the problem was. The next time I drove after dark, the same thing happened again. I took the car to different garage and found that the multi function switch in the steering column was bad an...
The mass air flow or crankshaft position sensor may fail causing the engine to intermittently stall. It may be necessary for the engine to cool down before it will restart.
2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo QuestionsWhen going 55 miles an hour on an incline the car starts to chug (2 answers)
Just purchased a 2002 MC SS with 37K miles. The car has problems starting on the first try but starts right up on the second try. This seems to happen when the car is hot. The crankshaft sensor has just been replaced.
2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo RecallsEngine Oil Leaks Onto Exhaust Manifold
Engine oil can leak onto the exhaust manifold, causing a fire hazard. This concern was addressed in previous recall notifications, but improvements to the repair have been made. Dealers will make improved repairs free of charge to resolve the concern.
Excess weight on the key ring can cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position without warning, turning off the engine. This defect can also affect the safe operation of the airbag system. Until this recall is performed, customers should remove all items from their key rings, leaving only the ignition key. The key fob (if applicable), should also be removed from the key ring. Dealers will provide two replacement key rings and key cover on all ignition keys to correct this concern.