Having problems with your 2002 Pontiac Montana ?
How do you check oil pressure in 2002 pontiac montana
You will have to connect a manual guage into the oil port
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for 2002 Pontiac Montana
Tips for a great answer:- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.
Suggested Questions/Answers :
Have a 1999 Pontiac Montana the oil light (pressure) came on and make a racket in the top end. The van ran very rough, and will stall. Changed the oil pump, no fix, checked timing chain, no fix oil light still on, i know im getting oil because i have oil coming to the valves, visual. Changed 24x CKP sensor and the camshaft position sensor. No help still runs like it is way out of time.
... 1999 Pontiac Montana
Indicator lights for oil ABS, etc., won't turn off in 2000 Pontiac Montana. Tried the turn ignition on, push accessorator pedal to floor thing others had mentioned and it didn't help unfortunately. Any ideas? I just had an oil change and brakes checked and everything was good. Thanks!
I really need to know exactly which lights are on. If it is the change oil in the information box then you turn the ignition switch on, push the gas pedal down fully 3 times, turn the ign off. Then start the car and if it does not come on, then it ha ... 2000 Pontiac Montana
Check gages light turns on and doesn't go off. Already had the oil changed, the oil pressure needle keeps marking 0. It had the same problem once but I changed the oil and kept working fine; then about 2 months after that oil change the oil pressure needle started to drop again, so I changed the oil once again, kept working ok, and since that oil change it only has been less than a month, and the oil pressure needle dropped to 0, and the check gages light is on
At this point I would strongly suggest that you have your mechanic hook a mechanical oil pressure guage to the engine and make absolutlely sure that the pressure is up to manufacturers standards. It may simply be a failing oil pressure sending unit, ... 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee
How do you check oil pressure in 2002 pontiac montana
You will have to connect a manual guage into the oil port ... 2002 Pontiac Montana
03 gmc envoy with 5.3 140000 miles. Oil pressure reading fluxuates between 0 and 40. When problem first started pressure read 80. When vehicle was new it stayed at midpoint (40) vehicle has plenty of oil. if you rev engine or increase rpms it goes to 0 and stayes there. let off and it jumps around like it did when started (0 to 40). No engine pecks while running. Display indicates low oil pressure and stop engine. orange light (check gages) comes on when at 0. any ideas. Service engine has not c
There may be a loose wire or the gauge or sending unit may be going bad. The first thing I would do is to hook up a temporary oil pressure gauge, not using the old one at all. With this watch gauge while driving and see what readings you get. If the ... 2003 GMC Envoy Xl
My 2005 dodge neon sxt has suddenly had an oil leak.... a major one at that. The check oil light never came on and the thermo stat always reads from 0 to about the 1st line after the cold area.... its over heated 1 time and the temp was normal.... after checking the oil it had almost none. As far as i can tell the firewall has oil sprayed on it all the back lower part of the car has oil the tranny has oil dripping off it from front to back..... im only at 78k miles..... dang what a clunker an
... 2005 Dodge Neon
I have a 2006 Pontiac Grand Prix, it is supercharged 3800. I have about 115,000 miles on it and I change the oil every 3,000 miles, check fluids, regular preventative maintenance, etc. I noticed a small spot of oil under the car ( about the diameter of about 1 inches in diamater at start now is 3 inches), under the oil pan. this started about 3 or 4 weeks ago. It has since gotten worse. I checked underneath, checked the valve rear valve cover (tight and no leaks or seapage from the cover). The d
If it's oil, it's coming from the rear main seal.. I would go with this idea.\015\012\015\012The seal doesn't cost much but the labor to get to it does.\015\012\015\012To give you an idea what is involved the procedure is illu ... 2006 Pontiac Grand Prix
I just change my fuel sending unit in my fuel tank, after the first start I notice my oil pressure gage read 0. my oil pressure temp. stated low, and my oil pressure red light came on. What should I check first? And where do I check to see if I have oil pressure with a gage?
The cluster module may be at fault-disconnec batt for a minute 1st--make sure u grounded the new unit ... 1985 Chevrolet Corvette
2002 pontiac gran am son was driving it ran hot I put in coolent and check oil no oil put in oil tried to start it car will turn over but will not start getting gas heard the fuel pump
Check oil to see if there is rad fluid in it. if there is you have a cracked head or head gasket. if no rad fluid in oil, check for a spark.pull out a spark plug attach spark plug wire hold close to engine block with gloves and turn over engine. it i ... Pontiac Grand Am
Here is the scenario...I have a 2004 Pontiac Grand Am V6. I was driving down the road and pushed on the gas, the car started slowing down and I pulled off the road. The car then stalled out. No dummy (warning) lights came on except for the oil and battery light. I checked the oil it was less than 1/2 qt low (I added oil) the car will crank over with no problem, but it is as if it is not getting any gas. I checked the Fuel Relay fuse (its fine), I then replaced the fuel filter, but the car still
I would have the fuel pressure checked before buying a new fuel pump. Check the fuel pump for 12 volts too! If it is getting 12 volts, and no fuel pressure, replace the pump. If there is no 12 volts, check the relay, and fuse. ... 2004 Pontiac Grand Am
Just had oil changed and now the oil pressure shows 0 while driving at speed and 80 while stopped. Checked oil level and it checks out ok.
It may be the sensor itself that is the problem. Did you change the oil yourself? Check the connection to the sensor. Thanks,Lee ... 2003 GMC Yukon XL
I have a problem with my 2004 pontiac grand prix gt, the check engine light comes on and off it will stay on for a week or longer and then one day I will start my car and it will be off for a day or so, I had it checked and its the coolent. Also its burning a lot of oil I just put a whole quart in it less than a month ago and its low but I do drive 40 miles to work there and back. I was wondering if maybe the engine light might be connected to the oil problem? Or if the amount of oil i I'm burni
Check your coolant might be a head gasket issue! ... 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix
My 2006 jeep wrangler was making a noise like a belt squeeling drove about 5 miles noise stopped engine light appeared and oil pressure went to 0 (Jeep only has 38,000 miles)I imediatly turned engine off i checked oil was perfect checked water level perfect no oil under jeep really confused any suggestions
Have truck scanned for code can be anything oil pump timing chain etc also check warranty before doing any work most drive trains 5yrs- 100,000 miles ... 2006 Jeep Wrangler
I have a 2004 pontiac grand prix gt and the check engine light comes on and off, it might stay on for a week then when I start it and it will be off for a day or so. I had it checked and it said its the coolent. Also I am burning a lot of oil just put a whole quart in less than a month ago but I also drive to work 40 miles a day there and back. Is the amount of oil its burning normal and will the engine light have anything to do with the amount of oil its burning
The oil sensors tell you lots of things so yes it could be because you're burning up the oil. i would try putting in a bottle of Lucas it is thick and it should help you burn less oil. it is a full quart so don't over fill. ... 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix
I have a Grand Cherokee 2001 4.0 6cyl. Thermostat replaced, oil sending switch replaced but still losing coolant fluid. About from full to indicator light in six weeks. My oil pressure gauge went to almost 0. I had it checked out and the mechanic said the oil was very thin. Changed oil and filter and oil pressure resumed main seal products to correct this to 40psi at 1600 and 20psi at idle (pressure in the oil pan). For the next 1000 miles it was good, and then the oil gauge was showing a dip a
Hate to say it, but sounds like a blown gasket or cracked head - the mere indication of the white mily substance.If you haven't done so, it is time to do a compression test. Alternatively have you checked your oil pump itself?Best r ... 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Oil pressure gage is at 0. should be at 30. how do you check to see if it is the pump or sensor. it used to be at 30 or so when it is running, now at 0. how do I check the sensor, or do I have to change pump..
Run a test light from the positive battery terminal to the connector on the sensor. with the engine running, the light should light up. ... 1988 Chevrolet Blazer
How to replace oil pump 2000 pontiac montana - 2000 Pontiac Montana
... 2000 Pontiac Montana
I have a 1998 Pontiac Sunfire 2.2 L, and it has a terrible knocking noise, I do most of my car work myself, so I took off the head cover and checked all of the rods, they are all in good condition, none bent and so forth. My oil Light is almost constantly on, but Any time i check my oil level, it is always full! I cant for the life of me figure out what is wrong, could someone help me please? help?
You should have run the engine with the rocker cover off to make sure it is pumping oil up top. Not sure what you have for a oil light, pressure light, or analog gauge, showing pressure in pounds, but either way, it has nothing to do with oil level, ... Pontiac Sunfire
I took out the transmission plug and started my 1998 Pontiac Sunfire to check transmission oil and it poured out until there was no more coming out. Does this mean the transmission is now empty of its oil and I need to replenish it or does this mean the previous owner over filled it. From what your instruction were on checking, I was to remove the plug and start it until running at operating temp. but it ran out all over as soon as I started it???
It was definitely overfilled. A little should come out.If there is still a little coming out you should be ok. If not you may want to add a 1/4 quart or so just enough to where its starting to come out again at operating temperature. ... Pontiac Sunfire
2004 pontiac montana oil capacity - 2004 Pontiac Montana
... 2004 Pontiac Montana
Yesterday my oil light came on. I checked the oil and noticed it was low. I topped off the oil. By the time I made it down the street the light was back and I had no oil. What is causing the oil loss? 1997 Pontiac Sunfire
Check the oil filter. It sounds like it has a hole in it or its missing. This is a guess with this info. Good luck! ... 1997 Pontiac Sunfire
I need to replace the oil pan gasket on my 2000 pontiac montana. i was able to remove 10 bolts from the top of the oil pan, but noticed some larger bolts on the sides of the oil pan (4 total). do those need to be removed as well? Is this a project that someone with little auto repair experience (oil changes, brake replacements, etc) would be able to do?
Yes,remove those bolts as well,the way I always approach a job like that,which I've done hundreds is always better to take off more than not enough,just look around the oil pan and look at the gasket and see how many bolt holes it has,that should ans ... 2000 Pontiac Montana
Hello 1976 dodge 360 cab/motor motorhome. taking off on road trip i noticed i had no oil pressure. Stoping, i put in two quarts, three all together, looked under motor, nothing out of normal, took off, still know pressure. After a mile, i had oil pressure. Drove 20 miles, climbing altamont pass. Almost to the top, crusing at 60 65, i noticed a slight decrease in power. checked oil gauge, 0. all of a sudden back to normal rpms and oil pressure. At bottom of pass my partner driving behind me, info
Hello! The most probable cause of fire was a clogged PCV valve...Crankcase gas, being under pressure, will find a way out via a weak seal or gasket in the engine...This creates an oil leak...Ignition for the fire was probably spark in that the PCV an ... Dodge Pickup
My 1997 pontiac grandam 2.4 4 cylinder has a slight rattling noise. First time I heard it, I thought it was low oil, I changed my oil and it went away for a long time. It began to make it again, so I changed my oil again, (it was due time anyways) but it has yet to go away. I have checked my oil and it is still full, all my fluids are full.
... 1997 Pontiac Grand Am
I have a 2005 pontiac gxp that has been using oil and antifreeze but I checked the antifreeze and there are no signs of oil and also the oil dipstick has no antifreeze on it either.....I used about 3 quarts of oil every 3,000 miles and have had to replace about a quart of antifreeze in the overflow in the past 6 months.......
If you have the V-8 Engine, just totally disregard this post.\012\012If you have the 3.8L V-6 engine, your oil consumption problem is most likely to be caused by the PCV Valve if you cannot find any external leaks. These are also known f ... 2005 Pontiac Bonneville