Aggressive driving The 2007 model year saw more engine changes. Just make sure that your current all-season tires don't have signs of uneven wear and cupping. Unlike winter tires, the ones designed for summer driving come with less-aggressive tread and shorter sidewall. The part number is 15848799. Product is guaranteed for fit and functionality, but color cannot be guaranteed.
If your ride is already fitted with all-season tires, then you can pass up on putting summer tires on. Based on the assembly drawings in the owners manual It looks like it attached to the rest of the dashboard with a clip and may be able to be pried out. Why they would put a piece of that type of plastic on the dash behind a windshield in full sunlight especially so here in Florida is beyond me. So, before the summer kicks in or if you live in a place that's mostly sunny throughout the year, you have to make your Pontiac G6 geared up for whatever the sunny season might throw at it. Summer tires will make your G26 run faster and handle better; they also help improve the vehicle's fuel efficiency. Please read the Dash Panels description before placing an order. Right underneath the convex glass of the windshield they are exposed to intense sunlight which over time causes the dash board to warp, crack and fade.
Some times stuff drops down in an binds up the door inside. There's only one thing that could save your Pontiac's engine from overheating—the cooling system. The base engine has been reduced to 2. Jan 10, 2015 Remove the two end panels on the dash. Gauge Install for Sport Compact Cars - Presented by Andys Auto Sport In this video, we tell you about the gauges that we installed in our project Integra. Just choose among wood grain, real wood or carbon fiber interior dash trim kits for Pontiac, available for model and year of your car, place an order and in a few days you will do a new interior design for you car on your own! These are the panels that are located on either end of the dashboard. At 12:45, we install our GlowShift gauge pod.
Make sure that it is completely flushed every 24 months and that the antifreeze is topped up whenever it goes near the minimum line. Your dash board is the centerpiece of your interior. Each listing indicates the location of the salvage yard that stocks the particular Dash Panels. Then pry the end panel off the dash. Pull the dash off from around the stereo controls.
Both trims ran on a 3. The Pontiac G6 was introduced in 2004 to replace the Pontiac Grand Am. Remove the two screws under the side panel on the passenger side removed in step 1 , four inside the glove box, two under the glove box, and one in the bottom left corner of the glove box you can only access it after removing all of the other screws and extending the glove box down beyond what is normally allowed with the other screws in. Updates design cues Midway through the 2009 model year, the G6 was given a facelift beginning from the front fascia, to its rear end. If you cannot find your part, try the.
Unplug the electrical connection from the back of the stereo. Driving for power A coupe and a retractable hard top convertible has been added to the body style choices during the 2006 model year. You can find detailed installation instruction on our website. A new style of your car interior is not a problem with Dash Kit Specialities! Subtle interior updates also saw the light of day, standard side torso and side curtain bags were new. The ribbed cladding and the rear spoiler that were central to the design template of the Grand Am has been replaced by standard sheet metal. I really hate those things and think they look really tacky, but what can ya do? If it is the vent you are trying to open or close, then it is the vent solenoid that needs to be replaced. The final 100 Pontiac G6 units were built to complete a then-existing fleet order before the automobile was finally cancelled.
Place a rag over the tip of a flat tip screwdriver and wedge the tip behind the panel. Treat your interior right with a brand new dash panel. Remove the nine screws holding the glove box in place. Do this for both panels. Below you can view our actual 2007 Pontiac G6 Dash Panels inventory that we have listed for sale.
Also, be mindful of how the brake pedal performs as it says a lot about your brakes' condition. Have a little child , they like putting stuff in the vents ,pencil's an the like. If you live in such areas, the more often you should check your brakes as they are more likely to become more responsive when they are wet. Good luck finding a replacement! Remove the screws holding the dash on under the steering wheel. What it sounds like is that one of your solenoids which is electronic and is gear driven has a tooth gear where several teeth are broken and the gear cannot complete the cycle that is selected from the control panel. Our dash covers take in effect all air vents, sensors, airbags, dash trays and cup holders, and all other necessary functions on the dash dash speakers get covered as that is generally the first part of the dash that cracks due to heat, speaker sound penetrates through the dash as though it wasn't there. The part number is 25890720.
An engine updates for the more expensive trims was also offered; a 3. You will get several video giving exact detail on how to check for a bad solenoid and then how to change it. Jan 10, 2011 There are anywhere from 3 to 4 vent, defrost, temperature control solenoids in the suitcase or under dash area. Most of the engine specifics of the Grand Am were retained, but the styling has been remodeled to suit the more conservative packaging of the G6. However, if you are craving something a little different, there is also a good selection of dash panels to give your ride a distinctive custom look.
You can also consider rotating them if your Pontiac already has 5,000 miles. If possible, have it inspected and fixed if necessary by a qualified technician. They have all cracked or become so brittle that all you need to do is touch them and they disintegrate. They go bad, plastic gears in side of it wear out, a lot of times you'll hear a clicking sound in the dash. I have found no aftermarket suppliers and getting one from a salvage yard will get you one that will come apart as soon as it its touched. Remove the two under the panel on the driver's side panel removed in step 1 , three on the underside of the dash, one on either side of the steering column, and one near the bezel covering the stereo. Since it is on stage for everyone to see, it is important to keep it in good condition.