Car Questions
RepairPal is your advocate for car care advice and guidance


(1990 Pontiac Bonneville)
in Wichita, KS on July 09, 2010
Its actually a 1986 Pontiac Bonneville - When engaging the starter it sometimes sounds like your are grinding the gears. Sometimes it does it when you first try and other times it does it at the same time it actually starts and it is not from holding the key engaged too long. The starter has been replaced twice in the past 2 and a half years.
Displaying 1 answers & 0 comments
Popular Answer
on July 09, 2010
there may be teeth missing on the flywheel. have a shop check the flywheel for damage.

Get a repair estimate
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 2,000 quality certified locations nationwide.
Or interested in getting a repair? Find a Shop

Similar Questions

View answers to similar questions from RepairPal's community of auto experts and enthusiasts.
I was traveling at a low rate of speed after having traveled on the highway for about an hour when i saw blue smoke c...
1h my 2006 dodge magnum will not crank. when i put the key in and turn it, i just hear a click and a buzzing noise. ...
Didn't find what you were looking for?