1999 Pontiac Grand Prix Overview

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2 Dr GT Coupe
42 national listings
2 Dr GTP Supercharged Coupe
15 national listings
4 Dr GT Sedan
53 national listings
4 Dr GTP Supercharged Sedan
17 national listings
4 Dr SE Sedan
22 national listings

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Average User Score

4.35 stars

Based on 69 reviews

Supercharged....nuff Said by Alex
 — The performance speaks for itself in the word supercharged. With 240 horsepower and a performance shift option, this car SCREAMS down the road. The transmission is the 4T65e and ive never had a proble... Read More
My Grand Prix Gtp by Johnathan
 — I like the fact that its supercharged and very quick, also has alot of potential for future upgrades to create more power. I hate the fact that it costs alot of money to do so. The acceleration is inc... Read More
Good Beginner Car For A Kid. by jsc9306
 — I grew up in a GM family, this is the fourth Grand Prix we've had since 1963. I have always loved them- they have always been good cars. On this one- I bought this for my daughter's 16th birthday. She... Read More

1999 Pontiac Grand Prix Overview

Overall User Score

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1999 Pontiac Grand Prix

Available as a sedan or coupe, the 1999 Pontiac Grand Prix is a roomy mid-sized car perfect for family trips, while its high-performance V6 engine and sporty handling have enough kick to keep the driving enthusiast plenty satisfied.  
Sedans come in SE, GT, and GTP trims.  Coupes come as a GT or GTP only.  The SE features a 3.1-liter, 160-hp V6, while the GT and GTP come with a much more aggressive and faster 3.8 V6.  In the GT, this hits 200-hp, a 5-hp increase from the previous year.  The supercharged GTP achieves 240-hp.  This engine is an option on the SE sedan.  A 4-speed automatic is the only transmission, though it does come with normal and performance shift modes.  Other new additions to the 1999 Grand Prix are a few more options, including heated seats and OnStar.  The GT sedan and coupe get a standard rear spoiler to help create a sporty look to go along with its engine.  
A wide track design and stiffer suspension mean better handling for the 1999 Grand Prix, and drivers notice this right away.  They say it performs best on the highway, has great acceleration and engine power, and takes curves and corners easily and tightly for a mid-size car.  It is also sturdy and good in bad weather.  Other favorite features are the pass-through to the trunk, the heads-up display, and the increased roominess.  Cheap-looking and easily broken plastic parts are annoying, as is a tendency to squeak and rattle.  Drivers wish there was a manual transmission option.  Problems with the power window regulators persist.

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Car Will Sometimes Not Start After Warm.

When i start my car, for the first time during the day- I have no problem. When I go somewhere and shut it off, sometimes it won't resatrt. It doesn't seem to matter what the weather is outside, it ju...

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Gage Wright
0

My 1999 Grand Prix Will Not Stay Running.

Tried to unlock car with key fob and it did not work. Used the key to unlock it and alarm did not go off. Went to start it and it shut off immediately. Headlights flash as well. I am thinking it is ...

8 views with no answers yet
cregoni
0

Wipers Dont Work On 1999 Grand Prix

driver side wiper arm does not stop at its normal point. Continues till blade is past side mirror

9 views with 2 answers (last answer about a week ago)
fustdavid42
0

Is It An Electrical Problem If All The Parts Of My Tranny Look Good?

I have a 1999 Grand Prix GTP. I believe the transmission is the 4T65E-HD. I threw it out by accidentally neutral dropping it. I have no reverse, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, or overdrive. You can feel it go into ge...

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Danielle Stillwell
0

My Radio Stopped Working In My 1999 Pontiac Grand Prix, Ever Since Then My ...

27 views with 7 answers (last answer about a month ago)