In 2005, Pontiac began phasing out the Grand Am lineup for the new G6 replacement. Standard Catalog of Pontiac, 1926-2002 2nd ed. I advise using Gas treatment's. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Please make sure to read the product description below and in particular match the engine size and number of speed with your vehicle's specifications. The car ran completely fine out there. For 1988, front seat belts were moved from the to the doors, to meet the passive restraint mandate for 1989.
The engine displacement, expressed in liters, was displayed on the bootlid in an effort to accentuate the car's supposedly European character. Pontiac also produced a single 1973 Grand Am station wagon as a feasibility study. The engine became available for Grand Am's in 1988, replacing the previous model years 3. Turns out my Radiator was losing Antifreeze only cause of the Water Pump Failing. I appreciate all the hard work you guys did and not giving up!!!! Don't Confuse Valve Medic for a Oil Additive. The Grand Am could be had with a standard 2-bbl 400 cu in 6. In 1995, the Quad 4 engines received balance shafts, and a direct driven power steering off the intake camshaft.
Archived from on July 14, 2012. Find sources: — · · · · November 2018 Fourth generation Overview Production 1991—1998 1992—1998 Assembly , Body and chassis Related Powertrain 2. The Grand Am was reintroduced in 1985 when it replaced the. I'm wondering if it has to do with my feul pump, filter or injectors? The car only has 45K Original miles on it and that is barely broke in on a car like this. Thank you so entirely much for helping me get a dream car!!!! Daytime running lamps with automatic lighting control were newly standard on all Grand Ams.
Alternator still runs fine and is still working up to 105,650 miles. My car stalls when driving just a few miles and while I am driving. I could hear a slight rattle. I have to say the gas mpg sucks on this car, I own the V6 model. Foreign makes mixed these features. This is how your car determines the Gas and air mixture into the engine.
Checked for vacuum leaks with carb cleaner with none found. Which in this case is considered a very good thing. General Comments: The car was very dependable; it got me where I needed to be. New for 1979 was a four-speed manual available with the 150-horsepower 301 four-barrel in 49 states. It did this every time. Only 17,083 Grand Ams were built. Treat it right and it will do the same.
In California, only an automatic transmission was available and engine offerings included the standard Buick 231 cu in 3. The exterior is hot, this is one sexy car if you look at it up close, the factory body kit makes sure of that. This was also the last year that the Buick sourced 3. First and for most, not to ask stupid question but have you made sure that the interior light isn't just burned out. Standard Catalog of Pontiac, 1926-2002 2nd ed. The engine displacement, expressed in liters, was displayed on the bootlid in an effort to accentuate the car's supposedly European character. The Quad 4 was replaced by a new 'Twin Cam' 2.
Also a factor leading to the Grand Am's cancellation, were plans for all 1976 Pontiac A-body cars receiving the newly approved rectangular headlights, which would necessitate a complete redesign of the Grand Am's Endura nose and Pontiac officials decided that the expense of such a redesign could not be justified based on low production numbers. The Encyclopedia of American Cars. Unsourced material may be challenged and. This resulted in a dichotomy of buyers: total luxury or total economy. A road test by Car and Driver showed a 0-60 mph time of 7. Model year 1993 Year of manufacture 1993 First year of ownership 2002 Most recent year of ownership 2006 Engine and transmission 2.
In an effort to reduce engine noise in the Quad 4, Pontiac made some revisions that downgraded horsepower by 5. It's purpose is to dissolve sludge, gum, and dirt deposits from valve lifters. This was a LeMans wagon converted to a Grand Am. The 2000 models added a Getrag five-speed manual transmission as standard equipment with the four-cylinder. Other issues were shocks, struts, and a wheel bearing went in the second year. Performance from 0-60 was 7. All 1973-1975 Grand Ams were built in at Pontiac's main assembly plant.