I just pushed it back as far as I could, and pressed it down so the pads would stick. Electrical components such as your map light, radio, heated seats, high beams, power windows all have fuses and if they suddenly stop working, chances are you have a fuse that has blown out. For safety to prevent shorting out your electrical system, you may want to disconnect the battery before getting into moving wires around. Now we have only the radio that works. Now to remove the wire, we need to insert the jewelers screwdriver into the larger of the two hold for pin B9. I also roof-mounted the Sirius antenna and ran the cable between the headliner and the door moldings, so the installation is completely concealed. Sometimes when you first turn the vehicle on, it automatically goes to the weather channel.
Search Engine Optimisation provided by - Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd. Automotive wiring in a 2006 Pontiac Torrent vehicles are becoming increasing more difficult to identify due to the installation of more advanced factory oem electronics. Some Pontiacs have multiple interior fuse boxes including in the trunk - the video above will show you where the interior fuse box of your 2006 Torrent is located. Step 6 Connecting the 12V wires. May require modification or other adjustment to your vehicle upon installation. The one particular time that is of great safety concern is when it had loss of power while driving on the highway. This causes the heat not to be released into the car, just cold air.
The video above shows how to replace blown fuses in the interior fuse box of your 2006 Pontiac Torrent in addition to the fuse panel diagram location. This part, in particular, is extremely dangerous to be without during the winter, due to inadequate visibility from windows that cannot be defrosted. I tried conditioning the spark plug and it didn't help. After waiting a while the engine would crank and started right up. The installation is so much cleaner than our old Starmate Replay with its jumble of wires snaked all over the dash.
I am trying to install on an 05 equinox and when I did the initial test it did not even register with the factory radio. Out of over a dozen starts, this has only happened once. This site is offered as a convenience to our users and the internet at large. The radio was the first to go in May. We need to take off the top clip on the 12 pin connector, and the bottom clip on the 24 pin connector. The car also won't randomly start and have been stalled in the -30 degrees freezing cold for over an hour on a remote highway.
It didn't sync with the radio -- the radio didn't seem to know that the Sirius tuner was connected at all. These wire tap connectors will allow you to tap into wires without cutting and installs in seconds by hand with no crimping or tools required. A good samaritan with a truck came up behind me with his flashers on and pushed me to the side of the road. Your end result should look like this: Place that wire into pin B9 of the factory 24 pin connector. If your Torrent has many options like a sunroof, navigation, heated seats, etc, the more fuses it has. Use your jewelers screwdriver to pry the tabs back a little, so it slides out then off.
I don't feel that I should be responsible for replacing the part and paying for labor especially since this seems to be a common defect in both the Torrent and the equinox. I live in a region of the country where it is essential to be able to use the defrost and the heater. This was the service manager jason 209-577-0140 the problem is still unresolved. The amount alone is also something that many americans don't have. Always verify all wires, wire colors and diagrams before applying any information found here to your 2006 Pontiac Torrent. Once that is out, place the wire into pin G for the 12 pin connector, it will only go in one way, and will snap into place.
Our family of five the youngest being nine years old has been bundling up every time we get into the car, but are worried about when the temperature gets colder and the windows start frosting over. I hope this helps someone out who has been wanting to do this. Jequita lewis a supervisor at Pontiac 1-800-462-8782 and stephanie villaon. I would like to know why this vehicle is not on the recall list due to safety issues. Replacement specializes in body parts and lighting products; it also stocks electrical, brakes, suspension, intake, exhaust, cooling and heating parts. If you need to replace a blown fuse in your Torrent, make sure you replace it with one that has the same amperage as the blown fuse. They should be able to figure out if the component needs to be replaced or if there is a short or some other problem with your Torrent.
I double-checked power and all the connections on the T-harness, but no Sirius. This may possibly work in a 2006 Chevrolet Equinox as well, but I have not tried it. The accessory turn-on and amplifier turn-on are controlled by the class 2 serial network. The dealership said they can't even give an estimate on the heater because they would have to take the entire dash off and it would be a waste of time if I didn't want them to fix it while the dash was off. Pontiac knows of this issue and has issued service bulletin on it. If you do this, be sure to engage the emergency brake. Ask any installation or help questions here and someone will get to you soon.