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NHTSA — Engine And Engine Cooling Problems


fairly significant
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
14,000 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

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2008 Pontiac G5 engine problems

engine problem

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2008 Pontiac G5 Owner Comments

problem #1

Feb 012010


  • 14,000 miles


TL contact owns a 2008 Pontiac G5. The contact stated that while driving approximately 35 mph, the vehicle stalled. The vehicle was towed to the dealer who stated that the water pump collected dust and the vehicle overheated as a result. The manufacturer was contacted who advised to continue to take the vehicle back to the dealer for repairs since it was covered by the warranty. The vehicle was repaired. The failure mileage was 14,000 and the current mileage was 22,000.

- Pearson , GA, USA

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