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2009 Pontiac G6 lights problems: headlights not working properly

Headlights Not Working Properly

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CarComplaints.com Notes: We are rating the 2009 Pontiac G6 as "Pretty Good", but very tentatively because of the serious problems that prior model years have.

The only real problem showing up so far with the 2009 G6 is headlights blow out more frequently than normal. The blown headlight problem seems to be due to bad connectors.

The wiring harness connections aren't a big deal to replace, as long as your dealer or mechanic doesn't charge you an arm & a leg to "diagnose" the problem.

6.0

fairly significant
Typical Repair Cost:
$119.00
Average Mileage:
92,565 miles
Total Complaints:
6 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. not sure (4 reports)
  2. changed the headlight (2 reports)
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2009 Pontiac G6 lights problems

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2009 Pontiac G6 Owner Comments

problem #6

Feb 092015

G6 LS

  • Automatic transmission
  • 130,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

First one side then the other. The low beams would come back on as soon as i touched them for a week or so but they eventually gave out at the same time. Fortunately i had fog lights. The new lights worked for about a month then the same thing happened again.

- , Mount Sterling, OH, USA

problem #5

Oct 202014

G6 Sedan

  • Automatic transmission
  • 119,390 miles

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headlights not working properly

My dim lights are not coming on. I had two people put the new bulb in and its still not coming on. I called the people where I got the car from 9 months ago and am making payments to.

- , Port Huron, MI, USA

problem #4

Mar 012014

G6

  • Automatic transmission
  • 75,000 miles

Headlight bulbs keep coming loose. Very irritating. Keep taking it for repair and couple days later bulb pushes its way loose. Many recalls but not for this.

- , Bethany, OK, USA

problem #3

Jun 292014

G6 Fleet I4

  • Automatic transmission
  • 101,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

THIS IS BECOMING A REGULAR OCCURRENCE. EVERY 2 MONTHS WE REPLACE THE BULBS. DOESN'T MATTER WHAT BRAND OF BULB. ONCE THE STOCK BULB BURNT OUT THEY HAVE NOT LASTED.

- , Big Lake, MN, USA

problem #2

Sep 102013

G6

  • Automatic transmission
  • 50,000 miles

Got headlight fixed and then it went out on me again. Sheeesh, this car is becoming more of a problem than I anticipated. My next car will NOT be a Pontiac, I promise you it will not.

- , Portage, IN, USA

problem #1

Mar 142012

G6 3.5L V6

  • Automatic transmission
  • 80,000 miles

This is the worst car imaginable. I tried to support American cars but it looks as though only foreign cars fit the mold. I've read many complaints about these specific cars online. And many have called an complained. We shouldn't have to spend additional money on a car that's nots even 5yrs old . Unless its everyday wear and tear. I won'ta called to tell me what it is they cans do to fix this mess. They call a car.. When we purchased this car we had the headlights changed not knowing their was a problem brewing. We've had the front head lights changed 3 times. And the tail lights changed 5to 6 times. We've gotten pulled over becaause we had no tail lights and didn't know it. Theres not even a signal to let you know ther is a problem like other cars. FIX MY CAR. I thought I was doing a great job by purchasing an AMERICAN car now I see it was a mistake.

- , Athens, GA, USA

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