1997 Pontiac Grand Am Repair and Maintenance
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1997 Pontiac Grand Am ProblemsIntake Manifold Gaskets May Leak Coolant or Engine Oil
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.
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.
1997 Pontiac Grand Am Questionswhere is the cooling fan sensor? not the temp sensor. Fan not working (1 answer)
fan will work when tested but will not when engine is hot
a/c fan not running all the time