I wouldn't bet the a case of beer, but would certainly risk a six pack. I asked dealer for error codes and part number. Either way, good luck with your search! On top of low prices, Advance Auto Parts offers 2 different trusted brands of Alternator products for the 2009 Pontiac G8. After 15 or so minutes, of buying a new battery and then returning it as my mechanic instructed, I go out to the car to find it won't start again. A police report was filed and the front passenger required medical attention. The car hesitates to start, but does.
Dealer checked item, no trouble found and reset light. The alternator keeps the battery in your Pontiac going, constantly recharging it as you drive. If it were my car I would look at the wiring for damage or corrosion and then just drive it. Dealer could not make window fail with repeated operation. I put the risk of 3 kids lives everyday I drive the car wondering if the car is going to get me from point a to point B because the wiring harness is just pieces of other cars put together to make it work. I was really surprised how roomy it was considering the outside dimensions. The contact stated that the vehicle failed to start until after several attempts and the key was loose in the ignition.
The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. The car has only 41,000 miles. The Charger looks and sounds bad-ass. While driving approximately 10 mph and attempting to stop the vehicle, the steering wheel seized and the vehicle failed to stop when the brakes were engaged without warning. It should fail active rather than fail passive for safety. Airbag indicator This signals a malfunction with the airbags or airbag sensor.
Select Year for Pontiac G8 Parts. I made it fine with the electric steering working just fine. With that said, it lacks the presence of the Charger. It was unveiled in 2008 for the 2009 model year for the first time. Unknown to me all the vehicle airbags were disabled with this fault per the service tech.
Foreword The dashboard is designed as an information center. I just got rid of mine recently and it was 5 years and 117K miles. Dealer troubleshot problem reported since 2009 and finally, with my suggestion, checked the window controller board. Sometimes window wouldn't go up or down but usually within 10 minutes would operate correctly. I am having the alternator replaced as we type. This could be to do with a faulty alternator, faulty battery, a bad connection or damaged cabling somewhere in the engine bay.
Lower end of the performance spectrum means that you beat on the rice burners or mod it up. Make sure everytime you write the check or click submit! When the vehicle exhibits this condition, loss of control occurs, as engine delivers no power to transmission and car is limited to 25mph maximum speed. Exhaust note is very nice. When any part of your vehicle is not working properly, a light will turn on notifying you of an underlying problem. Your vehicle's electronics depend on the charging system. Consistently comes on if driven that long.
Remove the drive belt by rotating the belt tensioner with a wrench to relieve the tension, slipping the belt off while applying pressure from the wrench. The initial replacement was damaged in shipping, which required another be shipped, which is why it was a 2 day repair and not 1 day. The tailgate latch and trunk latch are designed to open or close the tailgate and trunk more conveniently. But that is a separate story. There is a small chance that the battery could have shorted internally and dragged the whole system down. That and the fact Pontiac was getting cut. All parts are backed by the manufacturer's warranty and shipped directly from Pontiac dealers.
Those tests mimic basically what their fancy tester does. Mine has head work and beefier cam. Why there - it's on the same cable loop as the alternator and the starter. Took car to the dealership to find out the passenger sensor module had a short circuit in it. Would not come back out. Dealer said no error codes were noted and reset system. Then the G8 gets dropped along with Pontiac and I decided it would be a better choice to get the Charger.