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Pontiac Grand Am Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your Pontiac Grand Am

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a Pontiac Grand Am is between $280 and $342 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

Pontiac Repair Estimates
Car
Service
Price
1990 Pontiac Grand Am Engine: 2.3L 4 Cylinder
Head Gasket Replacement
$1215 - $1536
1990 Pontiac Grand Am
Water Pump Replacement
$0 - $0
1990 Pontiac Grand Am Engine: 2.3L 4 Cylinder
Fuel Pump Replacement
$173 - $300
1990 Pontiac Grand Am Location: Front
Brake Pad Replacement
$151 - $224
1990 Pontiac Grand Am Quantity: One
Wheel Bearing Replacement - Front
$310 - $500
Repair Estimates

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Pontiac Grand Am
$
516
to $
2,261
Pontiac Grand Am
$
180
to $
1,185
Pontiac Grand Am
$
241
to $
965
Pontiac Grand Am
$
102
to $
338
Pontiac Grand Am
$
242
to $
1,040

Pontiac Grand Am Problems

No 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.

Intake 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.

Abnormal Clicking Noise From Hazard/Turn Signal Flasher

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.

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Pontiac Grand Am Questions

Why does it sound like muffler fell off but under the hood? (1 answer)

Car was fine and quiet pulling out of my driveway. Turned corner and stepped on gas and it sounded like my muffler fell off. Couldn't even accelerate

Key placed in ignition switch but nothing is turning at all what's going on (1 answer)

2003 Pontiac grand am key that have used for awhile won't turn inside ignition switch my car won't start because of this naturally what is this

Went to start car and key won't turn inside ignition switch tried everything (1 answer)

Same key that's been starting car fits like normal in ignition switch but won't turn switch on or allow car to start . Never happened before. Checked all ignition switch fuses they are fine

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Pontiac Grand Am Recalls

Ignition 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.

Weak Rear Suspension Bolts May Fail

Certain passenger vehicles were equipped with rear suspension knuckle bolts that are not up to specifications. These may fracture, causing the rear wheels to steer in or out, thus leading to an increased chance of an accident. The dealer will replace both of these bolts free of charge. The GM recall # is 05020 

GM Recalls 2003 Vehicles Due to Sticking Accelerator

GM has recalled certain 2003 Chevrolet Malibu, Oldsmobile Alero, and Pontiac Grand Am vehicles because the accelerator may stick in hot temperatures, which can increase the risk of an accident. Dealers will inspect the accelerator pedal arm and replace the accelerator and brake pedal assembly.

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Pontiac Grand Am Reviews

My car has 206,638 miles runs pretty darn good. The car is soft and seems to have a lot of body roll and doesn't handle that well. The car has never been wrecked. It started leaking really bad and the drivers side floor board would turn into water puddle. Couldn't figure out where the water was coming from (checked windshield, sunroof and the cowl) and it turned out to be where the outer skin o...
I bought this car fully loaded and gently used with 29,000. Now, 9 years and 140,000 miles later, it has been inexpensive to own and has required mostly routine maintenance. At 165,000 there are some very minor issues that I don't find necessary to repair just yet. 1) The 'Service Engine Soon' light will come on, especially in cold weather, when the thermostat/temperature gauge does not reach 2...
my window regulater is wethless. every pontiac grand am i have seen has had mager scratches in the front two seats. i was complaining about it when i came across another poniac, completely the same as mine for sale. with the SAME scratches all over the windor. how was there not a recall for the damn regulaters? so far it has only stalled on me 5 times in the past few months. it's almost like po...

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