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2006 Pontiac G6 Base 4dr Sedan w/1SV

2006 Pontiac G6
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Compact
23 mpg city / 34 mpg hwy
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March 6, 2012, 8:33 pm

CHRIS S
 

Question: WHAT IS GOING ON?????

WHAT IS THE AVERAGE TEMP MY CAR SHOULD RUN AT? THE 2007 PONTIAC G6 GT 2 DR COUPE THAT I HAVE RUNS BETWEEN THE 225 MARK AND THE MARK JUST BELOW IT, IT MOVES BACK AND FORTH WHEN IM DRIVING, NOW BECAUSE OF THIS I IMAGINE THE HEATER TAKES AT LEAST 20 MIN TO GET HOT AND THE AC DOESNT EVEN BLOW COLD AND LAST BUT NOT LEAST THE HOSES THAT COME OFF THE RESIVORE IN THE BACK OF THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT LEAK VERY SLOWLY LIKE I USE HALF A GALLON ABOUT EVERY THREE TO FOUR DAYS SORRY SO LONG NEED HELP


March 7, 2012, 3:48 pm

Ron W
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If you have a leak, that needs to be fixed first. If you get air in the cooling system the sensor may read incorrectly as it is designed to work in fluid. I would suspect the leak may be the cause for much of the cooling/heater issues you are having.

The AC should not be affected as it is a separate system, so if it doesn't blow cold it may have lost its freon charge or has some other issue that needs to be looked at.


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