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Cooling Pump Failure Seal Of Avoid Like The Plague


pretty bad
Typical Repair Cost:
Average Mileage:
107,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. replace cooling pump (1 reports)
2002 Pontiac Grand Am cooling system problems

cooling system problem

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2002 Pontiac Grand Am Owner Comments

problem #1

Feb 232008

Grand Am GT 3.4L, V6

  • Automatic transmission
  • 107,000 miles


This is my second complaint. Already had the intake manifold gasket replaced two years ago. The low coolant light kept coming on, so I would refill it, probably about once a week. But I could smell the coolant burning off, which told me there was another leak somewhere and at this point, I was very sick of dealing with this problem. I knew it wouldn't be a cheap fix. The leak ended up spraying onto my battery AGAIN, but this time (I took my car to a different service shop this time) I was told it was the cooling pump. So I had that replaced. That was three months ago and my low coolant light just came on again! This is ridiculous. Good luck to everyone else! I will never buy a Pontiac again, especially after reading about all the cooling system problems.

- , Chesapeake, VA, USA

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