1992 Pontiac Sunbird Repair and Maintenance
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1992 Pontiac Sunbird ProblemsCar Won't Start Due to Ignition Coil/Crankshaft Position Sensor Failure
The ignition module or crankshaft position sensor may fail causing the engine to die and not restart. Diagnoses will be necessary to determine if the module or crank sensor is causing the no start condition.
The PCV vacuum hose under the upper intake plenum may become brittle and crack causing an engine vacuum leak.
It is very common for the high pressure power steering rubber hoses to leak. Our technicians recommend replacing leaky rubber hoses to prevent the loss of power steering.
1992 Pontiac Sunbird QuestionsCatalytic Converter was plugged, could it be replaced with a glasspack? (1 answer)
My converter is clogged and causing severe power loss, it has now been cut out.. don't care to replace it unless absolutely have to. can it be straight piped/glasspack or will it not run correctly due to the low/no back pressure?
Inside oil replenishment hole on top of the engine the push rod doesn't move while turning the starter. Engine just stopped running after a 2 minute drive. Battery strong, fuel pump running, starter turning but, push rod not moving while starter is cranking.
Thanks for any help.
could this be bab starter? dont help to even jumpstart. or should i check cable connections again.