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2004 Pontiac Grand Am Overview

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GT
Avg. Price: $5,875
GT Coupe
Avg. Price: $6,156
GT1
Avg. Price: $5,967
GT1 Coupe
6 national listings
Avg. Price: $5,924
SE
103 national listings
Avg. Price: $5,358
SE1
Avg. Price: $5,286
SE2
Avg. Price: $5,854

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45 stars

Based on 38 reviews

Amazing by Austin
 — The acceleration of this car is down right amazing, it brakes very well and it handles like no other, i bought it back in 2008 for 8k with 76,000 miles, this car is very fun to drive, i love taking it... Read More
04 Grand Am Se1 by Eric
 — after some slight modifying (K&N air filter and cherry bomb glass pack) it has some good take of and will sqeal the tires at 1200 RPM's. they made the front wheel asembly out of some weaker meatls so ... Read More
Love This Car! by Chelsea
 — I love this car. Its special cuz my dad bought it for me, plus its my first car and has gotten me through a lot of crap. Its really fun to drive, and with maintenance the car has had zero problems. A... Read More

2004 Pontiac Grand Am Overview

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2004 Pontiac Grand Am

The Grand Am continues to be the top-selling Pontiac in the U.S. and one of the top ten most popular cars overall.  The mid-size sedan or coupe tries to seamlessly blend practicality with performance, combining interior space with a sporty engine and sleek exterior styling, all at an affordable pricetag.
New colors and a standard mp3 player in the GT trims are what's new for the 2004 Pontiac Grand Am.  The SE, SE1, and SE2 trims come in sedan only, featuring either the Ecotec 2.2-liter, 140-hp I4 engine coupled with a standard 5-speed manual or optional 4-speed automatic, or the 3.4-liter, 170-hp V6.  The V6 engine only comes with an automatic transmission.  The GT and GT1 can be had as a coupe or sedan with a Ram Air version of the V6 rated at 175-hp.  The SE2 sedan is more luxury oriented, with many more standard features, while the GT models are focused on performance, with bigger tires, anti-sway bars, rear spoiler, and a stiffer and lower suspension.  
There is only one more year left for the 2004 Grand Am, and some owners say good riddance.  The Grand Am has been riddled with repair problems, though not as many with this current generation.  Most of these repairs have to do with the window regulator and the brakes.  Drivers also say the seats are uncomfortable, the car is hard to get in and out of, and the trunk opening is too small.  Cheap plastic materials spoil the overall sporty image, and most would like a manual transmission with the V6.  On the plus side, everyone likes the Grand Am's looks, which are much sportier than the actual performance.  Engine power and acceleration are good, as is the handling.  Many owners say it is fun to drive on the highway, and gets good gas mileage even in the city.

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