2009 Pontiac G6 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2009 Pontiac G6

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2009 Pontiac G6 Problems

Low beam headlights

Both of my low beam headlight keep going out. Can replace them and with in two days there blowed again. My brother and one of my friends are having the same problem with there G6

Problems With Electric Power Steering System May Require Steering Column Replacement

Various issues with the electric power steering system may develop and could require replacement of steering column assembly.

Oil Leak From Front Crankshaft Seal

Vehicles with a 3.5L or 3.9L V6 engine may develop an engine oil leak from the front crankshaft seal. Our technicians tell us a revised front crankshaft seal is available to correct this concern.

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2009 Pontiac G6 Questions

Are there and recalls on the headlights? The wirering harness keeps burning. (3 answers)

My husband has has to replace the wiring harness once on the driver side and twice on the passenger side because it keeps getting so hot that it burn and melts the wiring harness. Has anybody else has this problem, or know of a recall for the problem?

How long does it take to change a timing belt (1 answer)

Is my engine locked

where is the purge locate on a 2009 ponitac g6 (1 answer)

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2009 Pontiac G6 Recalls

Various Electrical Concerns

Increased resistance in an electrical connection at the body control module (BCM) may result in voltage fluctuations in the brake pedal sensor circuit. These fluctuations can cause concerns with various systems that monitor the position of the brake pedal, any of which would increase the risk of a crash. Dealers will attach the wiring harness to the BCM with a spacer, apply dielectric lubricant to both the BCM and harness connector and the BAS and harness connector, and will reprogram the brake pedal sensor to correct these concerns.

The Automatic Transmission Shift Lever May Not Indicate the Actual Gear Position

On vehicles equipped with a 4-speed automatic transmission, the tabs on the transmission shift cable end may fracture and separate. If this were to occur, the shift lever and the actual position of the transmission gear may not match. The driver would be able to move the shifter to "Park" and remove the ignition key, but the transmission gear may not be in "Park." The vehicle may not be able to be restarted and the vehicle could roll away after the driver has exited the vehicle, resulting in a possible crash without prior warning. Dealers will install a retainer over the cable end or replace the shift cable as necessary. The General Motors recall number 12106.

Shifter Position As Indicated on the Shifter May Not Match the Actual Shifter Position

The shifter cable adjustment may become dislodged. This may cause the vehicle to show that it is in "Park," when it could actually be in another gear. If this happens, the vehicle may move and not be secure. Dealers will inspect the shift cable adjustment clip to make sure it is fully engaged, and will replace any shift cables that cannot be secured. The General Motors recall number is 09041. The recall began on March 24, 2009.

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2009 Pontiac G6 Reviews

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based on 1 customer reviews
Great car, great handling. Mediocre at best stock tires.

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