1990 Pontiac Firebird Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1990 Pontiac Firebird

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1990 Pontiac Firebird Problems

The Fuel Pump May Fail Causing the Engine to Stall or Crank Over But Not Start

The fuel pump may fail causing the engine to stall and not restart. Our technicians recommend replacing the fuel filter every 30,000 miles to help prevent undue strain on the fuel pump.

Replace spark plugs every 30,000 miles

The spark plugs should be replaced every 30,000 miles and the spark plug wires checked for hot spots and cracks.

Stalling Due to Ignition Module or Crankshaft Position Sensor Failure

The ignition module or the crankshaft position sensor may fail causing the engine to stall and not restart.

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1990 Pontiac Firebird Questions

I have installed a Holley 750 double pump carb on the 400 . how do I tune it ? (1 answer)

i have the battery cable unhooked from the battery and starter, why am i still (1 answer)

when i hook the light tester up to the positive and then the positive cable it still lights up, any wires on the starter i touch they light up. what could it be?

my distributor is cracked where the wire goes on would it make my car misfire? (2 answers)

i need to know if my distributor is cracked would it make my car misfire and blow black smoke and loose of power

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1990 Pontiac Firebird Recalls

Recall 90V105000
PLASTIC COMPONENTS OF SEAT BELT BUCKLE ASSEMBLIES DO NOT CONTAIN AN ULTRA VIOLET STABILIZER, AND EXPOSURE TO DIRECT SUNLIGHT AND ELEVATED INTERIOR TEMPERATURES COULD WEAKEN THE PLASTIC COMPONENTS.
Recall 90V114000
FUEL RETURN HOSES MAY BREAK AT EITHER CRIMPED COUPLING.

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