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Pontiac Sunbird Problems

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Most Common Pontiac Sunbird Problems

The ignition module or crankshaft position sensor may fail causing the engine to die and not restart.
The torque converter clutch can stick "on" after extended freeway driving causing the engine to stall when coming to a stop.
A dirty throttle body may cause a lower than normal engine idle resulting in a stalling condition.
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Years to Avoid

Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Pontiac Sunbird years 1992, 1993, and 1994 are the most likely to experience problems.

1992 Pontiac Sunbird
1993 Pontiac Sunbird
1994 Pontiac Sunbird
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