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Passlock Faulty, Nothing Happens When Turning Key To Start Car

2002 Pontiac Grand Am (Page 4 of 4) Seal Of Avoid Like The Plague


pretty bad
Typical Repair Cost:
Average Mileage:
85,190 miles
Total Complaints:
63 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. not sure (29 reports)
  2. wait 10 minutes with key in ignition on position (6 reports)
  3. leave key forward for 10min (5 reports)
  4. replaced passlock module (5 reports)
  5. replaced ignition lock cylinder (3 reports)
  6. towed to the mechanic, where it started right up (3 reports)
2002 Pontiac Grand Am electrical problems

electrical problem

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2002 Pontiac Grand Am Owner Comments (Page 4 of 4)

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problem #3

Nov 212006

(reported on)

Grand Am

  • Automatic transmission
  • 78,000 miles


I turn the key to start the car with a fully charged battery and it wont start. I don't know what's wrong with it.

- , Erie, PA, USA

problem #2

Sep 302006

(reported on)

Grand Am ES

  • 50,000 miles

Car would not start then would. I cannot be stranded anywhere.

- , Apple Valley, CA, USA

problem #1

Sep 012006

(reported on)

Grand Am GT

  • 47,000 miles

Won't start, no crank, fully charged battery. How can a car with 47000 miles need such a major repair? Good thing the factory warranty ran out after 3 years/30,000 miles! After researching this problem, I have a feeling that I am in trouble! Others that have reported this problem have made numerous attempts to fix it. We'll see what happens!

- , Overland Park, KS, USA

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