Question about Pontiac Firebird

1 Answer

I have a 1994 firebird with a 3.4L automatic. It started today locking up when i get up to 10 m.p.h.. The fluid was foamy, and stinky. when it cooled, the fluid level was fine. pulled the pan, and the filter wasnt broke, or fallen. it did have lots of metal flakes, and a couple of pea size flakes. What do you think the problem is ?

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Pontiac Master
  • 1,851 Answers

Your transmission has many issues and needs to be rebuilt. The clutches are worn beyond use. Best to swap with a good used one - or pay for a rebuilt one to be installed. Sorry to be the bearer of bad news but you do want the truth I am sure. Please vote me as helpful as it really makes a difference in my life and makes you my hero.
Best of luck. I have a 1994 firebird - 260493f.jpg

Posted on May 10, 2010

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
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.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My 1994 Pontiac firebird will not go forward but will go reverse. .


tranmission sounds like it went out.However have the car on a flat surface running and check the fluid,fluid good,sounds like a bad transmission

Mar 18, 2015 | 1994 Pontiac Firebird

1 Answer

My 1994 firebird [automatic] will shift into all gears when first taking off and will go back down into 3rd and 2nd but not 1st . i took it to a ****** shop to have codes run and nothing came back...


you say will shift into all gears when first taking off and will go back down into 3rd and 2nd but not 1st . you mean after the engine come hot .

Nov 13, 2011 | 1994 Pontiac Firebird

1 Answer

Air in power steering how to get it out


Did you replace any parts?. any way fill reservoir instal cap, start engine and turn steering whell from lock to lock, left and rigth until it stops, do it couple off times then recheck reservoir refill and repeat this until it does not need to add any more fluid, then let car idle until fluid is clear of air,(foamy) fill reservoir to max line by now noise must be gone.
Good luck

Jan 07, 2011 | 1994 Toyota Corolla

1 Answer

I have a 2002 dodge neon with automatic transmission. it just starting leaking and the fluid is coming out very foamy I took it to a shop and they couldnt find a leak but they only ran it for about 20 min...


Check around trans fill tube where dip stick goes in and check for oil, if there is there could be a internal pressure leak in tranny after car is driven awhile Good luck

Dec 11, 2010 | 2002 Dodge Neon

2 Answers

95 GMC Jimmy 4L60E no 2nd or OD 4L60E


do u have any trouble codes for the trans? u need to find out to see if a shift solenoid (possible 2-3) has failed.

Apr 15, 2009 | 1994 Pontiac Firebird

1 Answer

What type of Hydrolic fluid is required to top up convertable roof of Pontiac Firebird 2002


you should be able to use power steering fluid or automatic transmission fluid.

Mar 27, 2009 | 1984 Pontiac Firebird

1 Answer

No start on 3.4 engine


If your car has spark and runs on starting fluid you have a fuel problem not a cam sensor. 41 lbs of fuel pressure is not enough. Try pinching off the return fuel line and check the pressure. Let me know what you find.

Dec 18, 2008 | 2001 Pontiac Firebird

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

Related Topics:

19 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Pontiac Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76682 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22219 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8531 Answers

Are you a Pontiac Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...