1997 Pontiac Grand Am Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Pontiac Grand Am
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1997 Pontiac Grand Am ProblemsFailure of Instrument Panel Lighting Due to Faulty Panel Dimmer Module
The instrument panel and switch backlighting may fail due to a faulty dimmer control module. A failed module will require replacement.
The passlock sensor in the ignition lock cylinder may fail causing an anti-theft system fault and a no start condition. Our technicians tell us that the ignition lock cylinder should be replace to correct this condition.
The intake manifold gasket may develop and external engine oil or coolant leak. In some cases, an internal coolant leak may occur causing coolant to mix with the engine oil. Our technicians tell us that operating the engine with a coolant/oil mix can result in internal engine damage. Replacing the intake manifold gasket should correct these leaks.
1997 Pontiac Grand Am QuestionsHow much to fix AC (1 answer)
The AC blows, but it doesn't get cold
fan will work when tested but will not when engine is hot
a/c fan not running all the time