2009 Pontiac Torrent Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2009 Pontiac Torrent

2009 Pontiac Torrent Problems

A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.

Vehicles with a 6speed automatic transmission may develop one or more of the following faults related to a broken 35R clutch wave plate inside the transmission: Illumination of the Check Engine Light with code P0716, P0776, P0717, P0777, P2714, P2715, and/or P02723, loss of reverse gear, slipping or harsh 3rd or 5th gear shift. Removal and dis-assembly of the transmission will be required to replace the broken 35R wave plate. It is also extremely important that all debris from the failed part be cleaned from the transmission while it is disassembled in order to try and prevent future problems.

Vehicles with certain V6 engines may illuminate the Check Engine Light one or more of the following codes: P0011, P0014, P0021, P0024, P0341, P0346, P0336, or P0391. Our technicians tell us that some vehicles may require a powertrain control module (PCM) software update to correct this issue. Other vehicles may have excess camshaft end play on one or both cylinder heads which will need to be corrected using special procedures outlined by GM.

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2009 Pontiac Torrent Questions

started in winter - heavy ice and snow. engine will slow down due to error message and states needs maintenice. some days problem will fix itself and engine light goes off. when it ice or uneven road conditions, error msg comes back on and engine power lowered. Frustrated. told at GM dealer would...

I have the V6 3.4 engine.

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