Rear disc brakes are standard on all models. On the plus side, the Vibe gets good gas mileage, in the neighborhood of 30 mpg around town and 36 mpg on the open road. Notes: Dealer techs have advanced tools and the ability to follow detailed troubleshooting steps, including the ability to test components using a scan tool. The affected vehicles have a passenger side frontal air bag that may be susceptible to moisture intrusion which, over time, could cause the inflator to rupture upon its deployment. A replacement air bag may have been installed, as one example, if a vehicle had been in a crash necessitating the replacement of the passenger side frontal air bag.
The seats fold forward to a large, flat cargo floor that's made of easy-to-clean plastic and has built-in tie-downs. Expected delivery date does not account for the required special freight shipping. Call Tri Star at 1-855-459-6671 for customer service, availability and technical assistance. If the cam timing exceeds a maximum calibrated limit or is stuck in a retarded position, the check engine light will come on and set this trouble code. Flashing Check Engine Light: If your check engine light is flashing, stop driving your Vibe and have it towed to your nearest mechanic - you probably have a very serious problem with your car and you risk ruining your engine by driving it. The first units were delivered to buyers in early March. In this case, if the cam timing is over-retarded, the engine light will be illluminated and the code will be set.
My son has my old Vibe with 145K+ miles; he abuses the car terribly, but it still runs, no matter what he does to it!!! We provide incredibly reasonable prices on quality parts. Most deliveries will arrive within 5-7 business days. Notes: Dealer techs have advanced tools and the ability to follow detailed troubleshooting steps, including the ability to test components using a scan tool. Notes: Dealer techs have advanced tools and the ability to follow detailed troubleshooting steps, including the ability to test components using a scan tool. Plus it provides a long list of standard convenience features and quality fit and finish. The results are presented relative to the average model that year.
In federal crash tests, the Pontiac Vibe earned good four- and five-star ratings for frontal impact, but only three- and four-star ratings for side impact. Extra weight is given to the more serious areas such as major engine or transmission problems. These components include the air conditioning compressor and related hoses, the heater hoses, the heater core, and the serpentine belt. There have been some minor changes between model years. This was also Pontiac's last new model and remained as the brand's only remaining car for the 2010 model year. The recall began on March 25, 2016 for Toyota and Lexus vehicle owners.
Possible symptoms may include rough idle, stall or hard start. Our engines for Pontiac Vibe are precisely designed and built for a perfect fit under the hood. Took car to repair shop to check, code was undecisive. Chain Driven Cams, timing cover Installed. With the manual, those numbers inch up, to 26 mpg in the city and 33 mpg on the highway.
Back to transmission shop, check light again, mechanic makes some calls to a friend in Quebec who has a transmission shop. These charts provide the most comprehensive reliability information available to consumers. Reliability indicates how models have performed in the past, providing the basis for predicting how the vehicles will hold up in the year ahead. In this case, if the cam timing is above a set limit over-advanced , the engine light will be illluminated and the code will be set. The Voltz was not popular in Japan and discontinued after two model years. The styling of the 2008 Pontiac Vibe is getting a bit long in the tooth, but reviews read by TheCarConnection. The Vibe offers a striking exterior design, a long list of standard convenience features and cargo space that's both abundant and versatile.
The cargo area is 30 inches 760 mm high and 40 inches 1,000 mm wide, which is large enough to accommodate a standard-sized, North American washing machine or clothes dryer with enough extra room for an appliance dolly. Most deliveries will arrive within 5-7 business days. From 2002 to 2004, a rebadged variant of the Vibe was exported as the to the. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331, or Pontiac customer service at 1-800-762-2737. The respective dealers will either replace the front passenger air bag inflator or the entire front passenger air bag assembly depending on the model. Intermittent Check Engine Light: If the check engine light on your 2006 Vibe is intermittent, try to take note of the conditions when this happens. Major options, many of which are grouped into packages, include alloy wheels, upgraded audio, power windows and locks, a sunroof, and an alarm system.
They decide to drop the pan, replace trans fluid and replace a solenoid. This guy says that it is a computer problem and that there is a recall for it that just came out. Virgin Islands, Guam, Saipan, American Samoa, Georgia, Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. All of our Engine Rebuild Kits are guaranteed to fit if you use enter your Pontiac Vibe into your Year Make Model selector. The 2003-2004 Vibes had a front grille more closely resembling the discontinued. Motor mount bracket on timing cover. Archived from on July 1, 2012.