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NHTSA — Engine Problems

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CarComplaints.com Notes: The Pontiac Vibe is the mechanical twin of the Toyota Matrix.

Both models were a joint GM-Toyota venture, manufactured together at a NUMMI production facility in Fremont, CA. Only the heating & A/C systems are different.

5.2

fairly significant
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
18,250 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.

2010 Pontiac Vibe engine problems

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2010 Pontiac Vibe Owner Comments

problem #2

Nov 162014

Vibe 4-cyl

  • 36,500 miles

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

Engine oil consumption, since the last oil changed ( 5,000 miles ) the oil level was almost empty, the oil used since new is synthetic and the recommended grade by manufacturer. Car only has 36, 000 miles and oil has been change every 5000 miles as recommended.

- Miami Gardens , FL, USA

problem #1

Jan 052014

Vibe

  • miles
Oil consumption issue, oil was at empty level after only 2500 miles from last oil change. Used recommended synthetic oil, car has been serviced on a regular basis.

- Washington, DC, USA

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