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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1999 Pontiac Grand AM AUTOMOBILES

Manual Air Conditioning & Heater System Diagnosis & Testing -> Passenger Cars -> System Diagnosis & Testing -> 2000 Bonneville & LeSabre -> A/C System Performance Test -> Achieva, Skylark & 1998 Cutlass, Grand Am & Malibu -> Alero & 1999-2000 Cutlass, Grand Am & Malibu -> Camaro & Firebird -> Cavalier & Sunfire -> Century & Regal -> Corvette -> Diagnostic Tests -> Eighty Eight, LSS, Regency & 1998-99 Bonneville & LeSabre -> Functional Test -> Grand Prix -> Impala & 2000 Monte Carlo -> Intrigue -> Lumina & 1998-99 Monte Carlo -> Metro -> Prizm
Vehicle: 1999 Pontiac Grand AM 3.4 V6 GAS

On models equipped with a Powertrain Control Module (PCM) or Vehicle Control Module (VCM) controlled A/C system, connect a suitable Scan Tool to the Diagnostic Link Connector (DLC), normally located under the lefthand side of the instrument panel, near the steering column.

Functional Test

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A/C System Performance Test

  • Test must be performed with vehicle in a shaded area.
  • Open windows to ventilate interior, then connect suitable A/C service gauge set.
  • Determine relative humidity and ambient temperature and record.
  • Close hoo...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1999 Pontiac Grand AM AUTOMOBILES

Drum Brakes -> Type 5 -> Brake Service -> Installation -> Removal
Vehicle: 1999 Pontiac Grand AM 3.4 V6 GAS

Removal

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Mark relationship of wheel to axle, then remove wheel and tire assembly.
  • Remove brake drum. If drum is difficult to remove, proceed as follows:
    • Ensure parking brake is released.
    • Back off parking brake cable adjustment.
    • Remove access hole plug from backing plate, insert screwdriver through hole and push parking brake lever off its stop.
    • Insert punch through hole in splash shield Fig. , tap on punch to loosen drum, then remove drum.
  • Remove actuator spring using brake tool No. J-38400, or equivalent to pry loop end of spring from adjuster actuator, Fig. . D...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1999 Pontiac Grand AM AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Passenger Cars -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> 1980-06 Gasoline Engine Models Except Catera, LeMans (1988-93) Metro, Nova (1985-88), Saturn & Sprint -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
Vehicle: 1999 Pontiac Grand AM 3.4 V6 GAS

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1999 Pontiac Grand AM AUTOMOBILES

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1999 Pontiac Grand AM 2.4 L4 GAS

  • Raise and suitably support vehicle.
  • Remove wheel and tire.
  • Remove stabilizer shaft link.
  • Remove front wheel drive shaft nut. Insert a drift or a flat-bladed tool into caliper and rotor to prevent rotor from turning.
  • Disconnect outer tie rod assembly from steering knuckle.
  • Separate ball joint from steering knuckle. Caution: Do not attempt to move vehicle with drive axle(s) removed from wheel bearing. Wheel(s) could fall off, dropping vehicle to ground and causing personal injury or damage to vehicle.
  • Separate front wheel drive axle from front wheel drive shaft bearing using a su...

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TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 1999 Pontiac Grand AM AUTOMOBILES

Diagnosis & Testing -> Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Diagnostic Tests -> Intermittent & Poor Connections -> Intermittent Connections -> Poor Connections
Vehicle: 1999 Pontiac Grand AM 3.4 V6 GAS

Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

Connect a suitably programmed scan tool to DLC (Data Link Connector) and follow manufacturer's instructions.

Diagnostic Tests

Refer to Figs. through for diagnostic test procedures.

Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

Connect a suitably programmed scan tool to DLC (Data Link Connector), and follow manufacturer's instructions.

Intermittent & Poor Connections

Intermittent Connections

Most intermittent connections are caused by faulty electrical connections or wiring. Inspect for the following:

  • Wiring broken inside insulation.
  • Poor connection between mal...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1999 Pontiac Grand AM AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 1999 Pontiac Grand AM 2.4 L4 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove serpentine drive belt using suitable tool to rotate tensioner.
  • Remove mounting bolts and studs.
  • Disconnect electrical le...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1999 Pontiac Grand AM AUTOMOBILES

General Motors Corp./Saturn Cars -> Check Fuel Cap Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1999 Pontiac Grand AM 2.4 L4 GAS

The Check Fuel Cap Lamp will illuminate momentarily when the ignition switch is placed in the on position as a bulb check. If...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1999 Pontiac Grand AM AUTOMOBILES

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 1999 Pontiac Grand AM 3.4 V6 GAS

Lower

  • Disconnect negative battery cable.
  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition outlet hose clamp from cylinder head.
  • Remove outlet hose from cylinder head.
  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Reposition hose clamp from surge tank pipe.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from surge tank pipe.
  • Reposition hose clamp from radiator.
  • Remove radia...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1999 Pontiac Grand AM AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1999 Pontiac Grand AM 2.4 L4 GAS

  • Rotate or lift the belt tensioner arm, using a suitable tool to relieve tension from dr...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1999 Pontiac Grand AM AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1999 Pontiac Grand AM cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Keyless Entry Components Diagram for 1999 Pontiac Grand AM  3.4 V6 GASKeyless Entry Components Diagram for 1999 Pontiac Grand AM 3.4 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Instrument Panel Cluster Connector
  • Cruise Control Switch Connector
  • Hazard Switch Connector
  • Ignition Switch Connectors
  • Passlock Sensor Connector
  • Wiper & Washer System Components Diagram for 1999 Pontiac Grand AM  3.4 V6 GASWiper & Washer System Components Diagram for 1999 Pontiac Grand AM 3.4 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Windshield Wiper Motor Assembly
  • Grommet P-100
  • Grommet P-101
  • Grommet P-200
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1999 Pontiac Grand AM AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1999 Pontiac Grand AM cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1999 Pontiac Grand AM  2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1999 Pontiac Grand AM 2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Brake-Transaxle Shift Interlock Switch
  • Brake-Transaxle Shift Interlock Solenoid
  • Park/Neutral Position Switch Brake Switch
  • 1999 Pontiac Grand AM  2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1999 Pontiac Grand AM 2.4 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • A/C Compressor Clutch Relay
  • A/C Compressor Clutch
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1999 Pontiac Grand AM AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1999 Pontiac Grand AM cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Revised General Motors New Vehicle Tire Warranty Program
    Vehicle: 1999 Pontiac Grand AM 2.4 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Wheels, Tires, Wheel Bearings, Seals, Hubs
  • Document: New Website for AFIT, TPM, and VDR Updates
    Vehicle: 1999 Pontiac Grand AM 2.4 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1999 Pontiac Grand AM AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1999 Pontiac Grand AM cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 1999 Pontiac Grand AM cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 1999 Pontiac Grand AM cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 1999 Pontiac Grand AM cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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