2009 Pontiac G5 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2009 Pontiac G5

2009 Pontiac G5 Problems

The automatic transmission shifter may fail causing the ignition key to become stuck in the ignition lock cylinder. GM has recalled 2009 models for a shift cable issue which may or may not contribute to this issue. For more information on the recall please click here»

Illumination of the Check Engine Light can be caused by a loose or worn gas cap.

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2009 Pontiac G5 Questions

I noticed a smell coming from my car this winter. I traced the smell to wet carpet on the passenger side floor. Fast forward 7 months to summer. I notice the smell again. Again my passenger side carpet is soaked. Any ideas what it could be?

my blinker won't stay on I have to hold it up just for it to keep blinking... I have taken it apart and reversed both metal pieces and it didnt work.. its mainly my right blinker but both blinkers do this..note I have to apply a good amount of pressure to the stick for it to keep blinking..b...

i have a 2009 pontiac g5 i have had the steering column replaced twice last time 9/13. i was told the intermediate steering shaft is binding . should the whole componet been replaced when the 2nd steering colum was replaced ?

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2009 Pontiac G5 Recalls

In order to help prevent rollaway type accidents, all late model vehicles are designed so that the transmission must be in park (or reverse for a manual transmission) before the ignition switch can be turned to the "off" position and the key removed. These vehicles are being recalled because the key can be removed when the ignition is not in the "off" position, increasing the risk of a rollaway type accident. Dealers will inspect the vehicle and replace the ignition lock cylinder as necessary. 2 new keys will also be supplied and programmed as required.

Certain vehicles originally sold in, or currently registered in, the states of Arkansas, Arizona, California, Nevada, Oklahoma, or Texas are being recalled because the plastic supply or return port on the fuel pump module may crack, resulting in a fuel leak. Fuel leakage in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire. Dealers will replace the fuel pump module to correct this concern. The General Motors recall number is 12190.

The driver may experience a sudden loss of power steering assist. If power steering assist is lost, it would require greater driver effort to steer the vehicle at low speeds, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the electric power steering motor to correct this concern. This recall is being implemented on a rolling basis beginning March 29, 2010 trough November of 2010. The General Motors recall number is 10023.

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2009 Pontiac G5 Reviews

I have had 2 steering columns replaced . The shaft was not replaced with the second replacement. Piece if CRAP...I will get a Toyota next and trade this in.So disappionted not in the car but the Dealer lack of proper repair

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