Question about 2002 Pontiac Sunfire
A bad headlight switch is a common problem with these cars. All of the power for the lights goes though this switch. You can try wiggeling the switch with the lights on, if they flash off and on as you move the switch the switch could be the problem.
Posted on Jan 27, 2009
Ok I have solved the problem with the no headlights and no power to the wipers. I had enough with all the post on the internet to the effect of maybe it's this or maybe it's that? Well after careful reviews and going over the blueprints and wire diagrams I have found the issue on all these problems for no headlights and no wiper blades. The GROUND WIRE IS THE PROBLEM. There are two wires that come from the light switch and these two wires connect to a third wire that supplies ground to the Wiper Motor. The very easy fix to this is to take the two grounds from the plug on the light switch. You will need to remove the three bottom screws from the steering housing and counter twist the tilt steering arm to remove it. After this take the first wire to the left (Black/White Strip) and the second to the right (Black) and add a clip on wire connector. Join the two together and ground them to a Grounding source. This allows the ground to be routed to another source and you wont need to find the broken ground. After this you will have everything working 100%. I just did this to my daughters car and it is now perfect. I have a picture to show wire harness. This job took me 20 minutes and no HIGH Labor cost. Good Luck
Posted on Jul 15, 2012
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jan 08, 2016 | 2001 Pontiac Sunfire
May 25, 2011 | 1998 Pontiac Sunfire
Feb 10, 2011 | 2002 Pontiac Sunfire
Nov 17, 2010 | 2005 Pontiac Sunfire
Apr 15, 2010 | 2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Dec 26, 2009 | 2000 Pontiac Sunfire
Oct 14, 2009 | 2000 Dodge Caravan
Oct 13, 2009 | 2002 Pontiac Sunfire
Apr 29, 2009 | 2002 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
512 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!