1996 Pontiac Grand Prix Repair and Maintenance
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1996 Pontiac Grand Prix ProblemsIntake Manifold Gasket 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 high pressure power steering hose will commonly leak fluid; it should be replaced.
Illumination of the Check Engine Light can be caused by a loose or worn gas cap.
1996 Pontiac Grand Prix Questionshow to change tie rods (1 answer)
the problem occurs at random intervals.i have replaced the crank sensor and the ecm .i have scanned the diagnostics and there are no codes.when the engine dies it just shuts off as it would if i turned off the ignition ,no sputtering ,or bucking as it would if were getting no fuel.it simply stops...