2002 Pontiac Grand Am Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2002 Pontiac Grand Am
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2002 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.
2002 Pontiac Grand Am QuestionsCar will not start , the fuel pump comes on but it will not start (1 answer)
I also replaced the lock and tumbler
I have a 02 grand am. 1 morning a month ago I came out to my battery being dead. Jumped it, started no problem. 4 hrs later after work, I left it had a slow start so on the way home I bought a new battery. this was a sunday. worked fine monday. tuesday morning its dead again. I bring the battery ...
2002 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.