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There is no cold on the computer the ABS shuts off the

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There is no cold...

There is no cold on the computer the ABS shuts off the traction control shuts off the radio light shuts off all the gauges drop down engine continues running have replaced ignition key switch and harness still cannot find a problem i interment it comes on then goes off it's never killed the engine

Mechanic's Assistant: Is it just the ABS light? Or is the brake system warning light on, too?

Abs and traction control lights all come on but no code on the computer

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the make/model/year of your car?

2003 Montana Pontiac

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Montana yourself? What have you tried so far?

They replace the ignition system key and the harness and have the whole vehicle torn apart cannot find what's wrong it's at a car repair place going on at second week now

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Car does continue to run sometimes it won't show any problem for weeks when they replace the ignition system for 20 minutes test drive it was fine just as they're pulling into the garage all the lights came on and the warnings gay gauges RPM speed gas they all shut off when it's activated

Submitted: 8 days ago.Category: Pontiac
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7/11/2018
Pontiac Mechanic: Robert Blackwell,
 replied 8 days ago
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Customer reply replied 8 days ago
Ha Robert
Customer reply replied 8 days ago
No on call
Pontiac Mechanic: Robert Blackwell,
 replied 8 days ago
I'm looking through common fixes and flowcharts now. Is the ignition switch the only thing they have replaced.
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Pontiac Mechanic: Robert Blackwell,
 replied 8 days ago
That's a system automated message. I prefer text as well
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Customer reply replied 8 days ago
They also replace the wiring harness from the switch going down under the dash
Customer reply replied 8 days ago
There is nothing on the computer as far as a repair problem
Pontiac Mechanic: Robert Blackwell,
 replied 8 days ago
Are you saying their are no codes.
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Customer reply replied 8 days ago
no code, the light for charging system also come on. Let sit and system ok some time for 30 minutes
Customer reply replied 8 days ago
It's like the communications between the power and the computer is not there that's why they replace the ignition switch and the wiring harness
Customer reply replied 8 days ago
Ran good for 20 minutes and then all the lights came back on the warning lights that is
Pontiac Mechanic: Robert Blackwell,
 replied 8 days ago
Going off of your symptoms and my common fixes the instrument cluster was replaced most often and that repaired the vehicle. With no codes in the symptom.
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Customer reply replied 8 days ago
Instrument cluster give me the whole front dash
Customer reply replied 8 days ago
Previous message should have said you mean the whole instrument Dash
Pontiac Mechanic: Robert Blackwell,
 replied 8 days ago
I mean the guages. The guage cluster.
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Customer reply replied 8 days ago
What do I have to lose, thanks. Will rate when done
Pontiac Mechanic: Robert Blackwell,
 replied 8 days ago
No problem. I'll leave the question open. Make sure they get one from a place that programs them. They have to be vin programmed.
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Customer reply replied 8 days ago
Would that be at a Pontiac dealership or most auto stores
Pontiac Mechanic: Robert Blackwell,
 replied 8 days ago
Some auto stores can do that from dorman. Dealership would be last resort.
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