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Trac off light

2002 Pontiac Grand Am 2.2L automatic trans. Trac Off light comes on and transmission shifts hard. Replaced speed sensor and BCM and still have the same problem. Mechanic suggested trying to replace the ECM, but this is getting very expensive and I need some outside help with this.

Any possible solutions you could give to resolve thisproblem is very much appreciated. Thank you

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  • chris_o_l Dec 18, 2008

    I have a very similar problem. When i was about to go home from work i turned my car on (2002 pontiac grand am) and i immediatley felt a jerking, seconds later the trac off light came on along with the service engine soon light. I phoned my mechanic and he said it could be the spark plugs but my buddy and i changed them and we still have the same problem.......

  • just23 Dec 29, 2008

    i have a 2002 grand am i have the same probel trac ligth on can you help

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I fixed my car. It cost me though. The problem was the coli pack. My car was misfiring, my mechanic checked the injectors and the cylinders, thankfully neither of those were the problem. It was the coil pack that went bad and caused it to misfire

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I have the same problem. It is the ABS sensor on the wheel. He hooked it up to the computer and that is the code it gave him. I just don't have the money to fix it right now. The mechanic said it would be about 150 bucks or so to fix. I am sure it is the or It doesn't keep my car from running. I am not doing anything about it until i can afford it. I have been driving with it on since the summer. Good Luck.

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