Wrong. Dex 3 is Transmission Fluid. Propolyene Glycol is antifreeze. Any good universal A/F is fine for this car.
A 1996 Pontiac Sunfire uses Dexcool coolant. This should only be mixed with distilled water, never tap water. Replace the coolant every 2 years or as needed.
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dex cool, pink/orange
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That all depends on what kind of antifreeze was in there before. It comes stock with the green color. but if there is another color in there now either put the same color in or flush the whole system and put the desired type in there. If you mix colors your system will become clogged with antifreeze jello :(
10W-30 should be the best type to use.
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4 cylinder engine 2.2 or 2.4
syncromesh transmission fluid
I know that on a '96 the fuel filter is an in-line type near the fuel tank. As Pontiac hasn't really altered much on the Sunfire in over ten years, I'd suggest starting there.
It should be perfectly happy with 10W30. Many oil change places are now using 5W30 as their default. My '96 ran just fine with that too.
Coolant is all pretty much the same from manufacturer to manufacturer. Check your owner's manual to find out the right mixture for your Sunfire
I don't think it's a question as to what type, as it is to how much ,,, about one gallon of prestone straight antifreeze then top it off with water .
In the early to mid 90's all manufacturers were forced to convert to 134A
With the transmission in park, and the engine running. Remove the dipstick wipe and dip again then read. It will show fluid if its cold or warm. (Just a tip use dexron 3 type trans fluid.)
To find pictures of wiring diagrams for the 2003 Pontiac Sunfire for free check the library. Check in the non-fiction area under automobile repair. Many libraries have repair manuals from various authors. Chilton is a more popular author of this type of manual.
there is a large metal staple type fastener on the frt of the knob that can be pulled out with a screw driver
You might have to remove the whole tailight bezel to replace that bulb, all the nuts for it are in the rear of the trunk compartment, the type of bulb is a 194 type.
I asked this question of a local radiator shop awhile back. The answer was, to use antifreeze of the same color that is currently in the car. My car is a '96 with 200,000 miles on the OD. In that case, they said use anything that's available. Right now, I'm using PEAK, diluted 50/50 with water. FriPilot
According to the 1996 Ford Taurus Owner Guide : It came from the factory with a 50 / 50 mix of distilled water and GREEN color antifreeze ( meeting Ford specification ESE-M97B44-A )
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