Refrigerant is added to a 1997 Pontiac Grand Am by removing the cover on the low pressure coolant line and attaching a can of refrigerant. The valve on the can is then opened and the system will automatically pull the refrigerant in.
The factory tires and rims from a 2001 Pontiac grand am cannot work properly on a 2003 Pontiac grand am.
Yes, there is an air conditioning relay on the 2001 Pontiac Grand Prix. The air conditioning relay is located in the fuse box underneath the hood.
Rims and tires from a 2001 Pontiac Grand Am will fit on a 2003 Pontiac Grand Am. They have the same lug nut pattern.
all newer vehicles take r134a refrigerant.
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P225/60R16 is the proper factory tire size.
under the car behind the pass. tire
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The factory code for your 1997 Pontiac Grand Prix is 152 159. The unlock code for the radio is 0229.
You may need to charge your a/c with coolant.
the low pressure valve is on the passenger side. follow low pressure line and you will see it
Buy the Hayes Repair manual and it details the procedure
Pull the fuse.
R134a. R-12 "freon" was discontinued years ago.
You need to use R-134a
Have a Pontiac dealer's mechanic look it over and tell you.
The Pontiac Grand Prix goes by the GM Factory Wire Harness Color Codes. http://www.installdr.com/harnesses/GM-Wiring.pdf
For a Pontiac Grand Prix with a 3.8 L engine the factory recommends 5W-30, however during the winter months 10W-30 can be used.
you cant, its factory pre set. non adjustable