Always wear safety goggles when working on your Cobalt. The first step to installing the 6. Appearance and Miscellaneous Option Avail. The Pontiac G5 in the United States was only available as a coupe. Both these engines are available with a 5-speed manual or optional 4-speed automatic transmission.
Then the car was lowered slowly over the engine and transmission to see how it would fit and what metal had to removed. Appearance and Miscellaneous Option Avail. If you can live with subpar rear-seat room and comfort, Cobalt merits a look. It held the front-wheel drive record until it was surpassed by the in 2018. Faulty ignition switches in the Cobalts, which cut power to the car while in motion, were eventually linked to many crashes resulting in fatalities, starting with a teenager in 2005 who drove her new Cobalt into a tree. The video above shows you where the coolant reservoir in your Cobalt is located and how to add coolant.
To answer your question: The part number for a 2002 Cavalier 2. However, the general fit and finish was poor, and power levels were not up to par with other competitors. The Stage 1 kit consists of new fuel injectors and a reprogram of the , and yields up to a 30 hp 22 kW improvement. Thirteen deaths were linked to the faulty switches during the time the company failed to recall the cars. Locate the push-pin retainer on the driver side of the intake tube assembler, then pry up the center pin. The engine output was increased to 155 hp 116 kW.
It's almost like it cut everything in half. Lordstown Assembly Plant in northeastern Ohio, where the Cobalt was made. Remove lower radiator mounts, brackets, and bolts. Critics also disliked the heavy wheels which negatively affected handling, as well as the spoiler which obstructed rearward visibility. Although sporting a similar front end style, it is not directly related to the , since it shares the overall underpinnings with the 2011 , while the Agile is derived from the considerably older , from 1993. Install lower transmission oil cooler line and seal the radiator. Remove the throttle body bolts, then remove the throttle body and gasket from the engine.
In the United States and in Mexico, the Chevrolet Cruze had replaced both Chevrolet Cobalt and the Pontiac G5. Install lower radiator mounts, brackets, and bolts to specifications. No more slipping clutch… I also told my nephew not to go hard on it for 500 miles and let the clutch break in… Also, I told him since he saw me do it, the next time it went bad it was going to be him replacing it. These engines have almost identical processes to change their oil, except that the supercharger interferes with removing the oil filter on the 2. Repeat this step until you transfer all of the old oil from the drain pan to the bottles. The procedure to replace it, however, depends on whether you have the naturally aspirated, 2. Both were replaced by the 2.
While the Cobalt was available as a 2-door and a 4-door in all markets it was offered in, the G5 was only available as a coupé in the United States while a sedan version was sold alongside the coupé in Canada and Mexico. The drain plug is located on the oil pan, between the vehicle's tires underneath the vehicle. The had replaced the Pontiac G5 in Canada. Trouble Spots Brake noise Description: Stones get caught between the front brake pads and rotors causing noise, pulsation and wear unless improved rotors with built-in spacers have replaced the original. Engine is being sold complete and has 89k on the cluster at time of removal. Side airbags are limited to the curtain type; torso type side airbags are unavailable.
Purchasing this tool will make replacement of radiator much easier. Posted on Aug 04, 2009 There are probably lots of used oil pans in the salvage yards. Cobalt earns the Consumer Guide Recommended badge as a reasonably priced, well-equipped compact available with many appealing features. Reposition hose clamp to secure the hose using tool J 38185. Tighten the oil filter cap to 18 foot-pounds, using a torque wrench and 32 mm socket on the 2. Base models tested showed good grip and quick steering.
The Cobalt ended production on June 23, 2010. Its main rivals are the and the. The front subframe of the car has to be removed to drop the transmission, and that is about the most difficult part of the job. If you need an image or help with a certain step, just let me know. Also this trans fluid is expensive…. Power sunroof 750 660 Includes illuminated visor mirrors. Remove cooling fan assembly from radiator by pushing up on fan shroud to unsnap retaining features.