1. Home
  2. Advice
  3. Tags
  4. G6

Showing articles & questions for topic
G6

Related questions

Question
My ems
If you have already obtained a written, authoritative, and conclusive diagnostic from a reputable shop/mechanic (or performed the diagnostic yourself) that condemns the computer, YourMechanic can dispatch a certified mechanic to replace the computer. Whether that replacement solves your issue...
Question
I have electrical power steering. We replaced the motor but we need the electrical system reset. Can you do that?
Hi Darryel. Thanks for contacting us tonight. If you have already replaced the electric power steering motor but need to have the error codes removed, one of our mobile mechanics can come to your location to complete a warning light...
Question
My 2007 Pontiac Hard Top convertible does not go down with this message " TOP TOO COLD" , also my outside tem is stuck on 73F
This is an electrical and/or sensor problem that will have to be diagnosed in person. Although the sensor may be connected, if the wiring to the sensor adds resistance due to corrosion or poor connections that can cause this kind...
Question
P0420 code. What type of scanners do your mechanics use? Can they real time monitor the 02 sensors?
This would depend on what tools the specific mechanic in your area have available. Unfortunately this would be an area specific issue. Some mechanics may have top of the line scanners where as others may just have scanners that only...
Question
If I were able to remove my front bumper and headlights, would you be able to do just the install of radiator?
The replacement of the radiator on this vehicle requires removal of the headlights, and many other components, but not the bumper. Removal of the headlights is frankly a minor component in the long list of steps in the service manual...
Question
Light green fluid leaked out brake caliper when changing pads
If you opened the bleeder screw on the top of the caliper housing, or you loosened the bolt on the banjo style fitting that holds the flexible brake hose to the caliper, any fluid that leaks from those positions is...
Question
Started hearing knocking from engine. Pulled dipstick and no oil. Will adding oil make knocking go away?
That will have everything to do with how far you drove without oil pressure. I can't give you a mileage figure, but as soon as the oil pressure goes away, continuing to run the engine is doing damage. The longer...
Question
Where's the ignition control module located on a 2008 Pontiac G6 2.4l
The best way to resolve this issue would be to have a check engine light is on inspection performed by qualified professional. This would cover any potential causes of the trouble codes you have stored on your vehicle. Consider YourMechanic...
Question
I have a 2009 please Pontiac G6 GT and replaced the radiator and thermostat and still overheating. There is no coolant flow?
Check to make sure the hoses are not collapsed as that would obviously prevent coolant circulation. Check the serpentine belt tension on the water pump pulley to be sure the belt is driving the pump at adequate speed. It is...
Question
My engine is shaking and making a loud ticking noise. When I’m driving up hills the noise stops. Oh , and there’s smoke coming fro
The engine should be inspected to determine the cause of the noise and the smoking. However, if the oil pressure warning light came on, the engine might have been damaged due to inadequate lubrication. The present smoke may be due...
Question
Will a bad air sensor damage your car if it is not fixed immediately, how long do you have to fix it?
If the check engine light is constant (NOT flashing) you might have days to weeks, depending on how much the air fuel ratio departs from the stoichiometric ideal. Too little fuel and the engine runs too hot. Too much fuel...
Question
I have a 2009 pontaic it will not stay crank up i have a new starter and alternotor
There are a number of things that may cause the vehicle to stall while driving. This can happen for any number of reasons such as fuel supply issues such as a bad fuel pump, vacuum leaks, electrical faults or various...
Question
Replaced missing ecm fuses now hear clicking
Not all the slots in the use panel will be occupied. The same panel is used in a variety of cars with a variety of options so the occupied holes will be different from car to car. There might be...
Question
Knocking noise coming from my passenger side wheel. Went to check but couldn't find anything.
The noise could be due to a worn outer CV joint. This will be particularly likely if the rubber boot (it looks like a bellows) covering the outer CV joint is torn or missing. You can attempt to view the...
Question
My steering assist, I believe, is going out at random in my 2006 Pontiac G6.
The two recalls that you are referring to implicate only vehicles equipped with electronic power steering. Not all G6 production in 2006 was equipped with such a system. For example, if your 17 character VIN sequence has a "B" in...
Question
Car cranks but doesn't start has fuel pressure in rail
You should have the computer scanned for codes and check fuel pressure is within specifications. You may have a bad crank sensor or even a bad fuel pump.
Question
Should I replace the engine on my 2008 Pontiac G6 3.5l The transmission has 99000 miles
I would recommend comparing the cost of the engine replacement to the value of the vehicle. If the cost of the engine replacement exceeds the value of the vehicle with its current mileage, I would recommend against replacing the engine...
Question
I have a small transmission fluid leak and need a flush and bushing replacement on a 2006 Pontiac G6. How much should that cost?
If the fluid leak is from the transmission oil pan, the leak will be resolved once the transmission fluid and filter is changed. In practice, when the oil pan is re-installed after draining the fluid, a proper pan to transmission...
Question
For my car once i drive my car it is very hard to turn do i need to replace the power steering motor or pump?
Hi Dewayne. Thanks for contacting us today. The G6 comes with an electronic power steering system but does also have a hydraulic pump to assist in the operation of steering. The only way to know what needs to be repaired...
Question
Hey Tim ok if i do get the G6 inspected i under stand it is $70 for it but if i have the part of the power steering pump i unders
Hi Dewayne. I've cc'd the sales and service department on this reply, as they are better qualified to answer the specifics of this question. They should be contacting you via email directly for clarification.

Need a mechanic?

Our certified mobile mechanics make house calls in over 700 U.S. cities. Fast, free online quotes for your car repair.

Get a quote

Post a question and get free advice from our certified mechanics.


Ask a question