Mechanics

GRAND AM GT HEATER CORE

2001 Pontiac Grand Prix

2001 Pontiac Grand AM GT 6 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic

My heater core is bad in my 2001 Pontiac Grand AM GT.I have another one to replace it with. But everyone is telling me that it is REALLY HARD to change. I dont have the money to put it is the shop so I was going to let my brother do it. How hard is it to change it?
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Babyeyes85
February 1, 2010.



2001 Pontiac Grand AM V6-3.4L VIN E

HEATER CORE REPLACEMENT

REMOVAL PROCEDURE


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1.Remove the HVAC module assembly. See: Housing Assembly HVAC\Service and Repair
2.Turn the HVAC module assembly over.
3.Remove the heater core case cover.
4.Remove the heater core bracket and screw.
5.Remove the heater core.

INSTALLATION PROCEDURE


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1.Install the heater core to the HVAC module assembly. NOTE: Refer to Fastener Notice in Service Precautions.
2.Install the heater core bracket and screw. Tighten Tighten the bracket screw to 1 N.m (9 lb in) .
3.Install the heater core case cover.
4.Install the heater core case cover screws. Tighten Tighten the cover screws to 1 N.m (9 lb in) .
5.Install the HVAC module assembly.

Rasmataz
Feb 1, 2010.