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
69,405

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

John Saffrahn
22,845

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
2,135

probably blew the serpentine belt

Tonya LaVallee
0

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

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Grand Prix
Looking for a Used Grand Prix in your area?
CarGurus has 4,104 nationwide Grand Prix listings starting at $998.
ZIP:

Search Pontiac Grand Prix Questions

Pontiac Grand Prix Experts

#1 Js08016
Js08016
Reputation 2,440
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,790
#3 John Saffrahn
John Saffrahn
Reputation 1,230
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Impala"
1,433 Great Deals out of 49,760 listings starting at $995
Used Pontiac G6"
248 Great Deals out of 5,861 listings starting at $1,800
Used Dodge Charger"
428 Great Deals out of 29,555 listings starting at $3,900
Used Pontiac Bonneville"
9 Great Deals out of 713 listings starting at $1,999
Used Pontiac Grand Am"
8 Great Deals out of 1,928 listings starting at $1,000
Used Chevrolet Monte Carlo"
35 Great Deals out of 1,822 listings starting at $1,400
Used Chevrolet Malibu"
911 Great Deals out of 62,380 listings starting at $1,488
Used Ford Mustang"
735 Great Deals out of 31,333 listings starting at $1,800
Used Pontiac GTO"
14 Great Deals out of 365 listings starting at $6,999
Used Nissan Maxima"
314 Great Deals out of 17,446 listings starting at $1,810
Used Nissan Altima"
940 Great Deals out of 71,262 listings starting at $700
Used Honda Accord"
1,131 Great Deals out of 73,427 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford Taurus"
388 Great Deals out of 18,802 listings starting at $950

Used Cars For Sale

2008 Pontiac Grand Prix Base For Sale
18 Great Deals out of 474 listings starting at $1,488
2007 Pontiac Grand Prix Base For Sale
14 Great Deals out of 402 listings starting at $3,488
2006 Pontiac Grand Prix Base For Sale
14 Great Deals out of 438 listings starting at $2,000
2005 Pontiac Grand Prix Base For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 237 listings starting at $1,500