2000 Pontiac Grand Am Repair and Maintenance
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2000 Pontiac Grand Am ProblemsNo Start Due to Failed Passlock Sensor
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 turn signal switch may fail causing the hazard/turn signal flasher to continue to click even when the turn signal switch is off. Replacing the faulty turn signal switch will commonly 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.
2000 Pontiac Grand Am Questionsoverheating due to stop leak in coolant (1 answer)
Ok had a coolant leak and needed to get home. 200 mile drive now my motor is overheating. When it first started I lost heat. I know I need to drain the system and flush it the question is can I do this with a water hose so I don't have to tow it to a shop for the repair. It seems the leak is ...
Pushing the button on the door it sounds like it wants to open but it doesn't. I checked the book and it shows a on/off button in trunk. I cant get to it. The seats don't have anything to pull them down either. HELP me to get my trunk
It was running just fine before it ran out of gas.
2000 Pontiac Grand Am RecallsIgnition Lock Cylinder Concern
Excess weight on the key ring can cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position without warning, turning off the engine. This defect can also affect the safe operation of the airbag system. Until this recall is performed, customers should remove all items from their key rings, leaving only the ignition key. The key fob (if applicable), should also be removed from the key ring. Dealers will provide two replacement key rings and key cover on all ignition keys to correct this concern.
GM has recalled 2000-2001 Chevrolet Malibu, Oldsmobile Alero, and Pontiac Grand Am vehicles because the turn signals and hazard lights may fail. This may increase the risk of a collision. Dealers will replace the hazard warning switch.