For vehicles located in the U. If you don't find the part you are looking for, fill out our part locating form and we will help you find it. Car experts recommend having your vehicle's air conditioning system serviced by a team of professionals every two years. Both trims used the same 1. This is the part that controls the fan speed and it is fairly common that it burns up and only works on high. It is so roomy and fun to drive! There have been some minor changes between model years. Those notches 1 wore out and the strap is smooth 2 the strap is lubricated and doesnt have enough friction to hold in place 3 the strap got loose, is out of alignment and the notches are not catching Nov 17, 2009.
The second option is the most common, as most companies prefer putting it in the duct instead of in the moto assembly cause it makes it faster to change, and therefore costs them less man hours to change it if it breaks under warranty. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331. My door wouldn't open until i rolled my window up, so apparently the door check strap is hitting my window. Toyota will notify their owners. Learned it was from my hood rusting from the inside out. The Vibe was first produced in 2002 and went on sale as a 2003 model.
However, its run had to come to an abrupt end because the Pontiac brand itself was discontinued by General Motors. In Mid October 2014 the Vibe along with the Saab 9-2x was recalled due to the faulty supplied from the large airbag supplier company. Rear disc brakes are standard on all models. Mileage must be kept track of manually until a solution is found. The second-generation Pontiac Vibe was certainly worth a purchase for those who are looking for an economical compact car.
I have read about the recall on the 04 version and i'm wondering why it wasn't extended to the 05? If you see these problems, make sure to repair the leaks and replace all the worn-out parts at once to prevent more serious damage. Virgin Islands, Guam, Saipan and American Samoa. Small areas of the hood also have serious paint deterioriation. Dec 12, 2009 The door strap, that piece of flat metal that comes in and out of the fender when you open the door has a couple of notches to hold it in place. This is also part of the Toyota recall. When they don't come on some of the dash lights also don't come on.
Its fastback-style roof greatly added to the kind of look that the model wanted to achieve. My driver side door wouldn't shut one day in the walmart parking lot. These components include the air conditioning compressor and related hoses, the heater hoses, the heater core, and the serpentine belt. Another recall for the Vibe was issued in the Fall of 2009 due to floormat interference with the accelerator pedals. I took it to the dealer.
The cargo area is 30 inches 760 mm high and 40 inches 1,000 mm wide, which is large enough to accommodate a standard-sized, North American washing machine or clothes dryer with enough extra room for an appliance dolly. You'll find a compliant ride, fairly nimble handling, and effective brakes. Dec 12, 2009 The door strap, that piece of flat metal that comes in and out of the fender when you open the door has a couple of notches to hold it in place. It is undetermined how many Vibes have been recalled. Dealer said the window glass when rolled down was touching the door check link, causing the issues.
Jan 23, 2018 Good afternoon, From my previous experience and knowledge you will nomal get lick a cracking and knocking when opening the door this is due to worn check strap centre bush. Charging it with fresh refrigerant helps protect your vehicle's air conditioning system from premature wear. Refrigerants have special oils, which help cool and lubricate the air conditioner's moving parts. Its large interior offers passengers enough room to stretch their tired legs during urban traffic and long road trips. Note: This recall includes vehicles that have had their air bag previously replaced under an earlier air bag campaign. A clogged evaporator coil can shut down the entire system, while damaged fan blades can cause the motor to overheat.
They sometime take up to an hour to come on after you switch them on. The recall began January 23, 2019. These components include the air conditioning compressor and related hoses, the heater hoses, the heater core, and the serpentine belt. So I would recommend you change the whole check strap ,bush and bolt assembly. Although the Vibe and Matrix are similar designs, the two brands actually use several different components, which are brand-specific, for their heating and air conditioning systems. A specialist can help you diagnose the problem and sanitize the system to kill the fungi and the bacteria and remove the foul odor.
Collaborating with Toyota, they developed the Pontiac Vibe: a sporty, spacious, and versatile everyday wagon. Posted on Jul 31, 2009 try looking for the fuse marked acc or accsseories if not then look in back of glove box for a small door if one may be fuse or air filter not sure on the vibe but do know that it is really a toyota matrixalso look inside drivers door at side of dash and see if panel door is located there i hope this helps in some way good luck Dec 25, 2009. For a better tomorrow buy recycled parts -- Buy used 2005 Pontiac Vibe parts! Depending on the vehicle model, dealers will replace the front passenger air bag inflator with an alternate inflator, or replace the air bag assembly that includes an alternate inflator, free of charge. Also, leaks in the air conditioner's pipes would lead to improper cooling. Usually the resistor pack is located behind the glove box in the cabin of the vehicule, either in the heater motor assembly or somewhere in a vent duct. Moisture is a breeding ground for mold and mildew. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-888-270-9371, Lexus customer service at 1-800-255-3987 or Pontiac customer service at 1-800-762-2737.
I had my window rolled down at Sonic and I found that I couldn't open my door this time. Powertrains available for this car are a Toyota-built 1. Jan 23, 2018 Good afternoon, From my previous experience and knowledge you will nomal get lick a cracking and knocking when opening the door this is due to worn check strap centre bush. Those notches 1 wore out and the strap is smooth 2 the strap is lubricated and doesnt have enough friction to hold in place 3 the strap got loose, is out of alignment and the notches are not catching Nov 17, 2009. In some cases you can just replace the bush but depending on how long its been like it I have found with some commodores when you loosen the bolt they tend to break. I'm afraid this problem is going to shatter my window! In some cases you can just replace the bush but depending on how long its been like it I have found with some commodores when you loosen the bolt they tend to break. But I would have thought it was all accessable from outside with a socket or 2.