Question about Pontiac Firebird
It should be along the air intake. A block box about 1 1/2" x 2 1/2" held on by 4 ? screws. Easy to replace, but kind of pricey. They make a product for cleaning them. Try that first. Do not touch the wire resistor that goes into the intake. It's delicate.
Posted on Oct 06, 2010
Assuming you have the V-8, though it is similar for the V-6. The MAF sensor is inside the air resonator flexhose. Fig. Removing air cleaner housing from radiator support and engine 1. Release Air Cleaner Housing front latches (4). 2. Remove the retainers (1) holding the resonator to radiator core support (3).
Removal & Installation
CAUTION Take care when handling the MAF sensor. Do not dent, puncture, or otherwise damage the Honeycell located at the air inlet end of the MAF sensor. Do not touch the sensing elements or allow anything including cleaning solvents and lubricants to come in contact with them. Use a small amount of a non-silicone based lubricant on the air duct only, to aid in installation. Do not drop or roughly handle the MAF sensor.
3. Disconnect the MAF sensor (1) electrical connector.
4. Separate the air cleaner housing from the radiator support
Remove the clamp from the MAF sensor (1) at the resonator.
Remove the clamp from the MAF sensor (1) at the air intake duct.
Remove the MAF sensor (1).
NOTE The embossed arrows on the MAF sensor indicate the proper air flow direction. The arrows must point toward the engine.
Fig. Removing air cleaner housing from radiator support and engine
1. Release Air Cleaner Housing front latches (4).
2. Remove the retainers (1) holding the resonator to radiator core support (3).
Posted on Oct 06, 2010
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
Look in the oulet air cleaner tube, it's hold by 4 nuts.
Posted on Sep 16, 2009
Testimonial: "Thank you so very much for your assistance. I wish i could ask you alot of other questions!!"
Tips for a great answer:
Apr 20, 2015 | Pontiac Cars & Trucks
Jul 02, 2012 | Pontiac Grand Am Cars & Trucks
Feb 09, 2012 | 1999 Pontiac Grand Prix
May 09, 2011 | 1987 Pontiac Firebird
May 15, 2010 | 2000 Pontiac Bonneville
Feb 07, 2010 | 2000 Pontiac Grand Prix
Sep 16, 2009 | 2002 Mazda Millenia
Aug 26, 2009 | 2000 Pontiac Firebird
Jul 05, 2008 | 1986 Pontiac Firebird
1,012 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: