Factory Owner's Manual suggests Premium Only. The 2ZZ engine has high compression and needs the higher octane gas.
One can purchase a used 2004 Pontiac Vibe from CarMax for $10,998. The AutoTrader website states the price of a used 2004 Pontiac Vibe ranges from $7,025 to $7.450.
The Pontiac Vibe GT with the (1.8L 4cyl ) requires Premium Unleaded. The use of Regular Unleadedmay lead to predetonation or what is commonly called pinging. Although you may not be able to hear it, itmay be there. The Vibe's fuel/air managment system may be able to adjust for the regular fuel somewhat but at a cost of mileage and power. The engine requires Premium fuel, so burn Premium fuel. Burn Regular Unleaded and you risk engine damage.
under the hood
Its in the glove box
4 quarts of oil.
Gap is .044
Pontiac Vibe was created in 2002.
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A Pontiac Vibe is a safe venhicle according to Consumer Reviews.
Remove the positive cable from your 2004 Pontiac Vibe battery. Remove the cables from the starter. Remove the starter retaining bolts. Reverse the process to install your new starter.
Gm vehicles do not use inertia/reset switches.
where is the plug to drain the oil in a 2005 Pontiac vibe
Both washers use the front reservoir
$3 or so at any Toyota dealership. Ask for the wiper refill for a Matrix for the same year as your Vibe.
There is no aux in on the 2005 Pontiac Vibe. There is a button the says aux but the radio in fact has no aux it.
The spark plugs on a 2004 Pontiac Vibe are changed by removing the plug cover, disconnecting the spark plug wires, and taking out individual spark plugs using a deep wall socket. New plugs are then set to the proper gap and torqued into place.
I would expect to see more than 30 psi.
Yes, use only 87 octane regular. Using any higher octane is a total waste of money and provides no benefit whatsoever. The only engine that needs a higher octane fuel is the GT which had a Yamaha designed engine. it does require premium fuel.
I understand that the gasoline filter on a 2003 Pontiac Vibe is in the fuel tank, and seldom needs replacement
To replace a cigarette lighter in a 2008 Pontiac Vibe simply refer to the user manual.
passenger side under glove box...you don't have to remove glove box to get to it...generation vibe forum has clear photos
No such animal . . . Vibe was released in 2003
This is a link to the serpentine belt routing diagram that worked for my '04 Pontiac Vibe. As far as I know, this is the routing for all Pontiac vibe base and GT models. http://forums.genvibe.com/zerofile/1436belt.jpg