My Pontiac grand prix say charging system failure and my steering wheel is hard to turn I drove in a little puddle of water what could it be?

mzgrandprix
0

Asked by mzgrandprix Dec 17, 2012 at 01:03 AM about the 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

4 Answers

tenspeed
49,985

Sounds like the belt that drives the steering pump and alternator needs replacement.

John Saffrahn
14,995

It may also be a bad pulley somewhere causing the belt to slip worse. When you replace the belt make sure every pulley spins freely and fairly noise free. The big pulley shouldn't move without excessive force.

Daniel Perron
1,725

probably blew the serpentine belt

Tonya LaVallee
0

did you find out what happened my car just did this exact thing.

Your Answer

Related Questions

  • will running tap water in coolant system in 2004 pontiac grand prix cause it to overheat? 5 answers

    will running tap water in 2004 pontiac grand prix cause overheating

    2004 Pontiac Grand Prix GT1

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Dash cuts out and service lights come on dic 18 answers

    For the past while my car has been starting to act up. After driving for awhile the dash will die and the dic will pop up service stability system, service anti lock brakes and so forth. the radi...

    2004 Pontiac Grand Prix GTP

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2004 pontiac Grand prix will not start. 9 answers

    turn the key and it click and tries to crank. Saw the system failure pop up a few days ago and check engine?

    2004 Pontiac Grand Prix GT1

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Engine Overheating 13 answers

    I have changed the thermostat and the water pump on a 1998 Pontiac Grand Prix GTP. The temp needle still goes in the red...any suggestions?

    1998 Pontiac Grand Prix 4 Dr GTP Supercharged Sedan

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • pontiac grand prix GTP 7 answers

    i have a 2004 pontiac grand prix gtp, i had my power steering pump changed and every since my car is loosing antifreeze n trys to over heat but dont, its not leaking i dont have milky or watery oil ...

    2004 Pontiac Grand Prix GTP

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Grand Prix
Looking for a Used Grand Prix in your area?
CarGurus has 5,748 nationwide Grand Prix listings starting at $999.
ZIP:

Search Pontiac Grand Prix Questions

Pontiac Grand Prix Experts

#1 Js08016
Js08016
Reputation 1,480
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,180
#3 John Saffrahn
John Saffrahn
Reputation 770
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Impala"
1,980 Great Deals out of 59,223 listings starting at $995
Used Pontiac G6"
369 Great Deals out of 7,832 listings starting at $2,498
Used Pontiac Grand Am"
56 Great Deals out of 2,894 listings starting at $999
Used Pontiac Bonneville"
38 Great Deals out of 1,198 listings starting at $1,295
Used Dodge Charger"
590 Great Deals out of 25,592 listings starting at $4,495
Used Chevrolet Monte Carlo"
83 Great Deals out of 2,714 listings starting at $988
Used Chevrolet Malibu"
1,384 Great Deals out of 58,705 listings starting at $750
Used Ford Mustang"
817 Great Deals out of 29,082 listings starting at $1,500
Used Pontiac GTO"
10 Great Deals out of 403 listings starting at $7,985
Used Nissan Altima"
1,328 Great Deals out of 73,668 listings starting at $1,000
Used Nissan Maxima"
567 Great Deals out of 20,902 listings starting at $1,200
Used Honda Accord"
1,145 Great Deals out of 81,718 listings starting at $1,000

Used Cars For Sale

2008 Pontiac Grand Prix Base For Sale
26 Great Deals out of 650 listings starting at $3,800
2007 Pontiac Grand Prix Base For Sale
29 Great Deals out of 577 listings starting at $2,995
2006 Pontiac Grand Prix Base For Sale
24 Great Deals out of 557 listings starting at $3,450
2005 Pontiac Grand Prix Base For Sale
9 Great Deals out of 338 listings starting at $2,995