Pontiac Sunfire Model Overview
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Pontiac Sunfire Questions
My 2005 Pontiac Sunfire 2.2 Ecotec. Started Then Died While Warming Up.. No...
I have tried to swap the relay with the A.C. Relay, still no fire. Just want to know what would cause this before I try and replace fuel pump.. Also i have no presure in fuel line. Agter igniti...
How To Turn Service Lights On Dashboard Off -- Abs, Service, And Trac Off L...
ABS, Service, and Trac Off Lights -- all three come on, what does this mean? Reading the manual, no true problems are identified. Anyone ever experience this? Is there a way to turn them off?
I Have A 1996 Pontiac Sunfire And It Has No Heat We Let It Warm Up It's Fin...
Could it be a blockage somewhere I'm just not sure
Cold Air Intake
I have a 1997 pontiac sunfire se 2 door coupe with a 2.2 and a 3 speed automatic. I recently built my own custom cold air intake using a piece together kit from o'reilly auto parts made by spectre. E...
Where Is The Crank Position Sensor Located
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About the Pontiac Sunfire
In 1995, the Pontiac Sunfire took the place of the Sunbird in the compact car segment of Pontiac's lineup. It was originally offered as a 2-door coupe or convertible in either base or GT trims. The base initially came with a 2.2-liter, 115-hp I4 engine, and the GT upped that to a 2.4-liter, 155-hp I4. It also added on a firmer suspension, 16-inch wheels, dual exhaust, and fog lights as part of its performance package.
Sharing a platform with the Cavalier, the Sunfire was most popular with a younger audience, particularly young women. This was due as much to its sporty looks (as defined by its rear spoiler and low roofline), as it was by the low price tag and good fuel economy. Because it was so light, the car didn't need much to go fast, so performance was satisfyingly fun for a compact.
In 2000, the Sunfire got a makeover and the convertible was dropped. When the Firebird was dropped, it filled the role as Pontiac's only two-door car until the GTO came along in 2004. Now only available with a 2.2-liter I4 that got 140-hp, the Sunfire came with few standard features beyond air conditioning, rear defrost, and a rear spoiler, but plenty of option packages added on the convenience features (power windows and locks, OnStar) and niceties (satellite radio) that enhanced the overall ride.
Though always a popular model, the Pontiac Sunfire was discontinued in 2005. Owners loved its peppy engine, fuel economy, and affordability. Interior comfort and quality were its main drawbacks. The Sunfire coupe was replaced by Pontiac's G5 in 2007.