i have a pontiac grand am 2002 and overnite it went from full to empty i put gas in it and it would show the amount it should have and then back to empty again

Asked by Jul 11, 2017 at 01:11 AM about the 2002 Pontiac Grand Am

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

well i put gas in it and it showed the amount it should have and then back to
empty but still ran good ... when i got home i figured taking the battery cables
loose for a bit would streinghten it out but after i put them back on .. it will start
and withen moments it shuts back off.. i know it has gas and it will start over
and over but keeps shutting off

2 Answers

98,415

Check the security system, they default to active when main power is disconnected. More on that system in the owners manual.

98,415

As far as your fuel gauge its most likely a bad sender assembly.

Your Answer

Pontiac Grand Am Experts

  • #1
    tenspeed
    Reputation
    7,760
  • #2
    John Saffrahn
    Reputation
    1,610
  • #3
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,520
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Pontiac Grand Prix
39 Great Deals out of 2,725 listings starting at $1,200
Used Pontiac Firebird
10 Great Deals out of 815 listings starting at $1,900
Used Ford Mustang
755 Great Deals out of 42,818 listings starting at $1,300
Used Chevrolet Impala
612 Great Deals out of 34,798 listings starting at $1,250
Used Pontiac Bonneville
519 listings starting at $1,799
Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,249 Great Deals out of 78,130 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chevrolet Camaro
424 Great Deals out of 31,920 listings starting at $2,395
Used Honda Civic
849 Great Deals out of 78,667 listings starting at $900
Used Chevrolet Monte Carlo
12 Great Deals out of 1,350 listings starting at $995
Used Honda Accord
1,030 Great Deals out of 63,283 listings starting at $999
Used Chevrolet Cavalier
965 listings starting at $1,000

Used Cars For Sale

2005 Pontiac Grand Am For Sale
126 listings starting at $2,000
2004 Pontiac Grand Am For Sale
253 listings starting at $1,599

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.