It offers an excellent value, particularly in terms of performance. . I have no idea how to fix these or where to start. It's roomy and comfortable inside and boasts an excellent instrument panel. Posted on Jan 04, 2010 I haven't heard of a cover plate being available. Usually at idle you can hear it very clearly. Directly in front of the driver are nice big analog gauges.
The car is notably roomy, both front and rear. Rear-seat passengers should find plenty of room for elbows, knees and feet. Good job pontiac 4 out of 5 stars by M. The clock doesn't light up any more. SellerTypeFilter selectedSellerTypeList, null ; sellerTypeFilter. It's an eye-catching car among a relatively conservative-looking crowd of sedans.
It comes with Pontiac's Magnasteer variable-effort power steering, which uses electromagnetism to adjust steering effort to driving conditions. It was intermittent, but finally would not crank over at all. The car was lost, but I'm perfectly okay. ColorFilter selectedColorList, 'exteriorColorFilter', 'exteriorColorName', 'Color', 'colors', null ; colorFilter. It offers an excellent value, particularly in terms of performance. It's obviously fuel related, but I'm told a pump replacement can be pricey.
Best of all, the Grand Prix won't hammer a budget to smithereens. The affected vehicles were previously repaired under recalls 08V-118, 09V-116, and 15V-201 to address the possibility that engine oil may drip onto the hot exhaust manifold. You may have to use a rubber mallet, or your hand to hit the snout around to break the gaskets loose. InstalledOptionsFilter selectedInstalledOptionIdList, installedOptionIdToLabelMap, possiblyDroppedOptionsMap ; installedOptionsFilter. It's obviously fuel related, but I'm told a pump replacement can be pricey. Other complaints mention the headlamp lenses tend to fall off, the plastic interior looks cheap, and the gas mileage is not as good as reported. In reply to 30th Aug 2014, 22:05 If it only happens when the engine gets warm, it is possible that the fuel pressure regulator is failing.
I'll always have at least 1 car at my house with the 3800 in it for those reasons. Though practical for families due to its large interior room and large trunk, the 1998 Grand Prix also satisfies drivers looking for a little fun on the highway. I hate to get rid of it but it's really getting on my nerves! Units Affected 1003556 Power makes a musclecar, and the greater the power, the greater the musclecar. You may have to use a rubber mallet, or your hand to hit the snout around to break the gaskets loose. It is one of those official pace cars that was used in the Feb.
If i were to have the bearings replaced could i remove the supercharger and have it done, but is there a cover plate that could cover it until they got fixed?? Vehicles that are covered by recalls 08V-118, 09V-116, or 15V-201 that have not yet received the original remedy will instead receive the improved remedy under the original recall number. Under the improved remedy, dealers will replace the engines front valve cover and gasket. Now that my car has reached 105,000 miles on it, i have decide to get rid of it. Reliable, dependable, no significant work needed other than brake pads, tires, battery, etc. Actually, the flares are still there but are now more subdued.
The 3800 engine is perfect for cruising at high speeds, and the wide track platform provides solid handling, less body roll, and responsive acceleration. The suspension is independent front and rear and steering is power-assisted rack and pinion. Then it will stay running for about a minute and then it dies again. Their front-wheel-drive layout helps with traction in bad weather conditions. TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager. Unless you can find someone that has a listing for the bearings.
Only con I've heard from others, not me lol is that it's a low seated vehicle. I think in order to get the right bearings, you would have to take it apart and get the numbers off of them. If i were to have the bearings replaced could i remove the supercharger and have it done, but is there a cover plate that could cover it until they got fixed?? It cranks, but will not start. The recall began on February 19, 2016. I have 211,000 miles and it still runs. The steering offers an exceptionally good feel. For those who have spent most of their motoring lives in traditional sedans, the Grand Prix might be the best-handling, best-performing, best-behaved car they've ever driven.
I don't know a whole lot about cars and I'm having this problem with my front right tire. Part of the attraction of the Grand Prix is its value. If yours isn't fixed, the starter may be bad, or neutral interlock, or steering column wiring harness, or heater resistor, or fuse, or relay, or ignition key tumbler, or a worn out ignition key, or other things. . I really haven't a clue. Remedy The remedy applied under recalls 08V-118, 09V-116, and 15V-201 did not adequately remove the safety risk.
I should not have purchased a car with 150k on it I guess. Under the improved remedy, dealers will replace the engines front valve cover and gasket. It's roomy and comfortable inside and boasts an excellent instrument panel. And it came with lots of low-end torque that launched it from zero to 60 miles per hour in 6. If you see that, then have someone hook up a scanner to check the codes thrown by the car's computer and go from there.