• Pontiac Firebird owners manuals

  • Pontiac Firebird

    Model overview

    The Pontiac Firebird is a two-door vehicle that was produced by Pontiac from 1967 through 2002 model years. Intended as a pony automobile to battle with the Mercury Cougar and Ford Mustang, it debuted in 1967, concomitant with GM's Chevrolet division platform-sharing Camaro. This also matched with the announcement of the 1967 Mercury Cougar, Ford's upscale, platform-sharing variant of the Mustang.

    The title "Firebird" was also earlier adopted by GM for the General Motors Firebird 1950s and early 1960s concept vehicles.

    The base Firebirds are powered by a 3800 Series II V6 engine producing  200 horsepower through a five-speed manual transmission. The performance Corvette-derived LS1 trims are equipped with a V8 powertrain generating 310 hp and comes paired to a standard a four-speed automatic transmission. A six-speed manual transmission is a no-cost choice.

    Pontiac Firebird known problems

    Some of the common problems or complaints owners have about the Pontiac Firebird are:

    • The Car Won't Start due to the Anti-Theft System That Uses Raised-Chip Key
    • Power Window Motors Can Fail From Overheating
    • Headlight door actuators can fail and make headlights to stick
    • Roller on window guide can break
    • Substitute Fuel Filter Each 30,000 to Limit Fuel Pump Failure.
    • Starts, Then Stall Immediately
    • Trouble Starting, Creates Clicking Noise

    Pontiac Firebird PDF owner manual

    Below you can find the owners manuals for the Firebird model sorted by year. The manuals are free to download and are available in PDF format. Is is recommended to check the owners manual corresponding to the correct year of your Pontiac Firebird to solve the problems or to get insights about the car.

Manuals by year