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Pontiac Recalls

Search our database of 171 Pontiac recalls. Find out if your Pontiac has a safety-related defect or problem and what to do about it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 10, 2014

On certain vehicles, the key can be removed from the ignition when it is not in the "off" position.

As of this writing General Motors has not yet released a notification schedule for this recall. If you don't receive notification in a timely manner and believe you should have, please contact your GM dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The General Motors recall number is 14113.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 9, 2014

The driver's front airbag may not deploy as expected in the event of a crash.

Toyota will send owners of their vehicles an interim notification beginning in April 2014, a second letter will be send when parts become available. As of the writing, General Motors has not yet released a notification schedule for this recall. If you don't receive notification and believe you should have, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 31, 2014

Power steering assist could be lost unexpectedly. Should this occur, steering ability would be maintained but would require much more effort.

General Motors will notify the owners of the affected vehicles beginning April 28, 2014. If you don't receive notification and believe you should have, please contact your GM dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The General Motors recall number is 140115.

RepairPal Expert Overview on February 10, 2014

While driving, the ignition switch can move out of the "run" position. As a result the engine would stall and the airbags would not deploy in the event of a crash.

As of this writing, General Motors has not yet release a notification schedule for this recall. If you don't receive notification in a timely manner and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. This recall developed in stages. The General Motors recall number for vehicles involved in the initial recall is 13454. 14063 for those that are part of the expansion. Until recall repairs have been performed, it is very important that customers remove all items from their key ring, including any key fobs, leaving only the vehicle key.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 11, 2013

The passenger front airbag inflator could rupture when deployed, allowing metal fragments to strike vehicle occupants and increasing the risk of personal injury.

Toyota will notify owners of affected Toyota and Lexus vehicles and General Motors will notify owners of affected Pontiac Vibe vehicles. As of this writing the manufactures have not released their owner notification schedules for this recall.

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 30, 2013

The front airbags and/or seat belt pretensioners could deploy unexpectedly.

As of this writing, the manufactures have not released a notification schedule for this recall. There are no symptoms related to this recall. If don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It's helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 10, 2012

The power window master switch may overheat, melt, or possibly catch fire.

As of this writing, the manufactures have not released a notification schedule for this recall. If you are experiencing problems with the master window switch, or you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 2, 2012

Vehicles are being recalled because of a potential fuel leak in the area of the fuel tank.

General Motors has not released a notification schedule of this writing. If you are experiencing an abnormal fuel smell, or you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 18, 2012

Vehicles equipped with a 4-speed automatic transmission are being recalled because the indicated gear position of the shift lever may not match the actual gear.

As of this writing, General Motors has not yet released a notification schedule for this recall. If you are experiencing problems with the transmission shift lever, the vehicle rolling while in "Park," or you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on November 3, 2011

The passenger front airbag may fail to meet federal safety standards if deployed with the passenger seat in the full forward position.

As of this time, General Motors has not provided an owner notification schedule. There are no symptoms related to this recall. It would be best to avoid operating the vehicle with the passenger seat occupied and in the full forward position until the recall has been performed. If you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It's helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) when you call.