All affected owners will receive another letter once parts are available. The Pontiac G5 gets mostly four-star crash ratings and a four-star rating for rollover resistance. One problem is poor visibility over the driver's left shoulder. Some reviewers doubt the seating capacity claim, such as those at MyRide. Sold in Canada in Mexico as a sedan and a coupe, only the sportier two-door G5 is available here. It is an excellent location, however, for parcels.
Sold in Canada in Mexico as a sedan and a coupe, only the sportier two-door G5 is available here. SellerTypeFilter selectedSellerTypeList, null ; sellerTypeFilter. Would like to have had a new gasket included with the new hub, or at least have the website recommend that part when ordering from the website. A passenger-sensing system is now standard to complement the dual-stage front airbags. The gauges were simply replaced with a small storage compartment. The 2009 Pontiac G5 shares its mechanical bits with the Chevrolet Cobalt Coupe, but the G5 is slightly more stylish and detailed. Defined steering response and improved cornering agility with decreased body roll are created by the direct-acting front stabilizer bar that connects to each strut.
The key fob if applicable , should also be removed from the key ring. Even so, neither car is a winner for the times: Get an automatic transmission, as the vast majority of car shoppers do, and highway mileage figures drop to an unremarkable 32 or 33 mpg. Fuel economy improvement details The '09 G5 delivers a dramatic increase in fuel economy with the 2. The steering is tight, however. In packed snow 5F to 20F , we found extremely poor grip and traction even on flat terrain. A passenger-sensing system is now standard. Standard safety equipment on all G5s includes dual-stage front airbags and head curtain side airbags front and rear.
Prices do not include manufacturer's destination and delivery charges. On 4 July 2007 the first Pontiac G8 prototypes rolled out of the Elizabeth assembly plant in Australia. The cradle is mounted to the G5's space frame at four widely spaced points. SeatingFilter selectedSeatingList, null ; seatingFilter. However, at the time of the G8's release, Pontiac did offer the rear-wheel drive. An interim notification was issued to owners of 2007 and earlier models on March 10, 2014, informing them of the safety defect.
The G5 arrived in mid-2006; it comes only as a coupe, while the Cobalt comes as a coupe or sedan. Subsequently, Lutz retracted this statement, citing market conditions. The G5 comes standard with side-impact curtain airbags as well as dual front-impact airbags. The patented formula protects against corrosion of all cooling system metals, including aluminum, while providing maximum freeze-up and boil-over protection. Owners may contact General Motors at 1-800-521-7300. Rear wheel travel, at 126.
We found the G5 four-speed transmission downshifted quickly when we slammed the throttle down, and it held the gear until just past 5000 rpm. This expansion represents an additional 823,788 vehicles. Here is a car that offers the sharp looks of a two-door, but has enough room so you can bring four friends along on the next adventure. By July 2009, there were only 5,000 unsold G8s in inventory, with almost 30,700 sold. In March 2008, a commercial based on the 1980s ran nationally. Aside from engine noise, compared to its bargain-basement peers, the G5 is relatively quiet inside.
Print this page and call us Now. We view it as a primarily a two-seater, with the capability of carrying a couple more people in a pinch. We provide innovative credit solutions, quality vehicles and outstanding customer service. The G5 is front-wheel drive. We liked the optional sunroof.
Until this recall is performed, customers should remove all items from their key rings, leaving only the ignition key. The car begins to respond. . When combined with the standard five-speed manual transmission -- which receives a new 3. Bottom line, there's not a lot to get excited over about the G5, but it's a decent option for those that like the equipment level and price of the Cobalt but don't want a.