2000 Pontiac Firebird Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2000 Pontiac Firebird

2000 Pontiac Firebird Problems

Power Window Motors May Fail From Overheating

A door window may move slowly or stop in mid travel due to a failing power window motor. The affected window may start working again after the motor cools off. Replacing the faulty window motor will commonly correct this concern.

Head light door actuators may fail and cause head lights to stick

The head light door actuators may fail causing the head lights to become stuck in the raised or lowered position.

Roller on window guide may break

The roller on the window guide attached to the bottom of the window glass may break off and cause the window to come off track.

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2000 Pontiac Firebird Questions

p04020 reading and frequent overheating. stalled in below freezing weather. (3 answers)

Both my windows don't go up and down properly, do I need new widow motors? (1 answer)

My drivers side window just all of a sudden stopped working one day and every time I tried to use it, there would be this loud grinding sound and it wouldn't move at all. The passenger side moves very slowly and often times gets stuck. I don't know if I need new motors on both or what.

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why wont my transmission wont come out. I already took all the screws out (3 answers)

its a little loose but it just wont come out all the way

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2000 Pontiac Firebird Reviews

Body pieces have gaps. Brakes are excellent. 6 speed drive train is excellent, but have had problems with leaking differentials on two of these cars. Electrical problems are frequent, particularly with the power windows in my experience. LS1 engine is one of the best made. Exhaust sounds great, but emissions system creates problems. A/C is average. Suspension and handling are good, thoug...
My bird has been with me from the car lot with no problems. Until recently and I believe the cat is bad and debating whether to remove the cat and run pipe or get the $ together to fix it like new. Just saying.

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