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2005 Pontiac Grand Prix GT 6 Cyl 3.8L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by Kristin 9/13/2013Why is my car shutting off while driving?
Recently while driving my RPM will drop to 0 and my car will shut off. After pulling over and letting it sit a minute it would start right back up. It displays a message saying reduced engine power, electronic throttle control and service traction system. My engine ...
1998 Pontiac Grand Prix GTP 6 Cyl 3.8L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by psjordan70 9/10/2013My transmission will not go in drive or 3rd /2nd gears.It will go in reverse @1st gears
It has leaked transmission fluid for about a year now
1999 Pontiac Sunfire GT 4 Cyl 2.4L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by sherrihayward 9/2/2013Cause for an engine to rev over 5 rpm...sluggish no power
So driving down the hwy at 100/kph fine for first 50km then began to "hiccup. RPM would jump to 3-4 then drop back to 1-2. Pulled off highway let car sit. Started again problem immediatly presented at 20-20/kph. symptoms seemed better when dropped to 2nd gear....for ...
2006 Pontiac Pursuit Base 4 Cyl 2.2L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by nbdude1 8/24/2013My car is an automatic, base model. It makes a loud humming noise, the faster you go, the more it hums.
155000km's. Hum is not engine related, it only happens when it hits around 25 mph and higher. The faster you drive, the louder and higher it hums, like tire noise. Throw it in neutral when driving and the sound stays the same.I rotated the tires , but this did not ...
1997 Pontiac Grand Prix GT 6 Cyl 3.8L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by humble_jeremy 7/28/2013Transmission slips out of gear but can put it in neutral turn car off and start it while still moving
And will drive just fine for 2 mi. - 30 mi. And start slipping out of gear agsin and it startef making a rubbing - clicking noise like gears trying to engage. When I turn car off and restatt it quits until it pops back out I'm a mechanic haves to trans. Computer or ...
2002 Pontiac Grand Prix GT 6 Cyl 3.8L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by lovaweak 7/22/2013Why wont my car shift into 2nd gear? Takes off fine and reverses, thats it!
it has 160,000. miles on it. 4 diff mechanics put it on comp, no trans codes coming up. All 4 say something totally different! Not sure what to do. Fluid level is fine, but has a little orangish color.
2001 Pontiac Grand Prix GT 6 Cyl 3.8L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by kysington 7/22/2013My tranny wont shift out of 1st gear in my 01 grand prix
I have a 2001 Grand Prix GT i just got done replacing seals on the tranny, and it was working fine one night coming home, woke up the next morning and it wont shift out of 1st gear, i only have reverse and 1st. no matter how high the RPMs get it wont shift, and wont ...
2000 Pontiac Grand Prix GT 6 Cyl 3.8L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by whoami1 7/22/2013Shifter will not release from park all the time.
I have gotten it to release when I push down with a pen where there is a little cap you take off.
2009 Pontiac Solstice Base 4 Cyl 2.4L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by prusaksr123 7/6/2013I am looking for shifter, botton does not engage to letcar out of park.
car has 12000.00 miles on it.
2002 Pontiac Grand Prix SE 6 Cyl 3.1L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by kentconn1 7/5/2013Why would my car get louder when it goes faster?
its quiet at idle but as i gain speed it gets loud was told its the hub bearings? also told pin hole in muffler? not sure if its the exhaust getting louder ,engine or what is getting louder
2002 Pontiac Grand Prix SE 6 Cyl 3.1L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by kentconn1 7/4/2013My car idles quietly but gets louder the faster i go
was told its the front hub bearings could this be true? any other possibilites? was also told could be pin hole in muffler?
2002 Pontiac Grand Prix GTP 6 Cyl 3.8L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by janeb1964 7/2/2013Car starts and runs. can not shift vehicle into any gear.
1996 Pontiac Firebird Base 6 Cyl 3.8L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by rdwilkinson 6/15/2013Why does car shudder when engaging firs gear?
Seems to be heat related. This is not a problem when first using the car. But as it heats up, trying to start from first the car needs excessive rpms to go. This does not occur in any other gear. In fact can start from second gear and does not happen. Also is my ...
1999 Pontiac Grand Am GT 6 Cyl 3.4L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by Tiffany_Schaeffer23 5/18/2013How do you know if the transmission has the correct amount of fluid?
My automatic transmission doesn't have a dipstick to check that way so I want to know how to check the level, and make sure wether or not it has enough fluid.
2008 Pontiac G6 Base 6 Cyl 3.5L
Transmissions & Drivetrains - by Adam F 5/17/2013Why does my car "jump" when I go from 35mph to 45mph?
During traffic conditions (ie not going from 0 to 45mph) my car will "stutter" or hesitate any where from 1 to 4 times before it smoothes out. No noise is occuring it just jolts the car and feels like it has trouble getting up to speed. Also when I am fully ...