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Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 1994 Pontiac Sunbird

1994 Pontiac Sunbird

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1994 Pontiac Sunbird Problems

Engine -- Verified

A coolant leak may develop from the water pump. The engine may overheat as a result of the coolant loss. A leaking water pump should be replaced.

Drive Train -- Verified

The torque converter clutch can stick "on" after extended freeway driving causing the engine to stall when coming to a stop. Our technicians tell us when this occurs, the engine usually will restart and stall when put into gear. After allowing about twenty minutes for the engine and transmission to cool down, the engine will start and the transmission will operate normally. Replacing the torque converter clutch solenoid, transmission fil...

Brakes -- Verified

Front brake rotors can wear causing a pulsation felt in the brake pedal. Our technicians tell us this condition is best corrected by replacement of the front rotors and brake pads.

Engine -- Verified

A dirty throttle body may cause a lower than normal engine idle resulting in a stalling condition. A stalling condition may also result if an idle learn procedure is not performed if the battery goes dead or is disconnected.

Engine -- Verified

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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.

1994 Pontiac Sunbird Recalls (Recent)

Suspension & Steering, May 24, 1994

Summary: THESE VEHICLES WERE BUILT WITH OVERTORQUED DRIVE AXLE SPINDLE NUTS. THIS CONDITION CAN CAUSE EXCESSIVE LOADS ON THE SPINDLE NUT AND DRIVE AXLE RESULTING IN FAILURE OF THE DRIVE AXLE OR THE SPINDLE NUT. FAILURE OF EITHER OF THESE COMPONENTS CAN RESULT IN SEPARATION OF THE STEERING KNUCKLE TIRE-WHEEL ASSEMBLY FROM THE DRIVE AXLE.

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1994 Pontiac Sunbird Questions and Answers

designer2, 1994 Pontiac Sunbird, 4 Cylinder, Darby, PA

My car is smoking and getting no heat. How do I replace the hose to the coolant resevour?

ltmds2000, 1994 Pontiac Sunbird, 2.0L 4 Cylinder, Essex, MT

This car starts everytime and will run hiway speeds fine but when I get to a stop sign it dies, if I have been at hiway speed. It will restart immediately but when I put it in drive to go again it...

all my cars are old, 1994 Pontiac Sunbird, 2.0L 4 Cylinder, Albuquerque, NM

timing cover

sunbirdhater10, 1994 Pontiac Sunbird, 3.1L V6, Fullerton, NE

my abs light is on in my car. i also have no brakes except if i puch the brake pedel all the way to the floor but when i do that it skids. what could be the problem

slickchick, 1994 Pontiac Sunbird, 2.0L 4 Cylinder, Beverly Hills, CA

ok so I go to my car this morning only to find someone broke into it they screwed drivers side entry lock now i get in the car and it looks as though they tried to column crack it but failed misera...

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