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NHTSA — Electrical System Problems

4.2

definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
28,000 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.

So how do you find out what problems are occurring? For this NHTSA complaint data, the only way is to read through the comments below. Any duplicates or errors? It's not us.

2009 Pontiac Torrent electrical problems

electrical problem

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2009 Pontiac Torrent Owner Comments

problem #2

Nov 102016

Torrent

  • miles

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

Unlocks and locks by itself the stazable track keeps coming on its like its not getting air intake when I'm driving it not shifting rite skps gears

- Benton, AR, USA

problem #1

Dec 012012

Torrent

  • 56,000 miles
The contact owns a 2009 Pontiac Torrent. The contact stated that while parked, the stability control and the engine warning lights illuminated. The contact attempted to accelerate but the vehicle would not respond. The vehicle was towed to the dealer twice for diagnostic testing. The technicians stated that the battery and wiring in the electrical system would have to be replaced. After the replacement of the battery and the wiring system, the failure persisted. The vehicle was not further repaired. The VIN was not available. The approximate failure mileage was 56,000.

- Putnam Valley, NY, USA

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