1996 Pontiac Trans Sport Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Pontiac Trans Sport

1996 Pontiac Trans Sport Problems

Front door window regulators and guides may become worn
The front door window regulators and guides may become worn causing the door window glass to come off track.
Front Struts May Wear at 75,000 Miles

The front struts may show signs of wear, or be excessively bouncy ride at freeway speeds. This may begin to occur at around 75,000 miles.

Contamination of extended life coolant
Extended life coolant may become contaminated and require cooling system service before the recommended 100,000 miles.

See More Problems (16)

1996 Pontiac Trans Sport Questions

the drivers window wont go up or down. the motor is fine (1 answer)

almost acts like its binding up......HELP

Windshield wiper/washer switch assembly on the dash unreliable (1 answer)

Sometimes works sometimes doesn't. The wipers always work on high but only sometimes on low or mist. Washer pump sometimes goes along with the blades and often doesn't. Garage says needs new switch assembly but no longer stocked. Any wrecker source?

How do I add transmission. Fluid. To my 1996 transfer sport van (1 answer)

See More Questions (18)

1996 Pontiac Trans Sport Recalls

Recall 02V286000
CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES AND MINI VANS HAVE LOWER PINION BEARINGS IN THE POWER RACK AND PINION ASSEMBLY IN WHICH THE RETAINER TABS WERE NOT CRIMPED PROPERLY. THESE AND SOME OTHER RETAINERS USED IN VEHICLES ASSEMBLED BETWEEN JANUARY 1, 1996 AND OCTOBER 31, 1997, COULD FAIL AND PERMIT THE BALL ...

See More Recalls (1)

1996 Pontiac Trans Sport Reviews

I just bought this van about a month ago and for a sixteen year old van it is in excellent condition. Previous owner took real good care of it. I am really impressed. The only problem I am having is when the car is running there is a sound like the purring of an electrical motor coming from behind the drivers seat. The mechanic thinks it may be the pump inside the gas tank, but Ive never hea...

See More Reviews (1)