Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 1979 Pontiac Firebird vehicles

1979 Pontiac Firebird (10/24/2007)  

Campaign Number: 07E088000

Component Name: EQUIPMENT

Manufacturer: General Motors LLC

Description: CERTAIN HONEYWELL FRAM RACING BRAND HP4 AND HP8 OIL FILTERS THAT WERE MANUFACTURED FROM MAY 25, 2006, THROUGH SEPTEMBER 14, 2007, AND SOLD FOR USE AS REPLACEMENT EQUIPMENT FOR VEHICLES LIST ABOVE. THE AFFECTED FILTERS ARE MARKED WITH A DATE CODE A61451 THROUGH A72571 SEQUENTIALLY. THE DATE CODE AND PART NUMBER APPEAR ON THE FILTER HOUSING. FRAM RACING HP4 AND HP8 OIL FILTERS NOT BEARING A DATE CODE IN THIS RANGE ARE NOT AFFECTED BY THIS RECALL. THE GASKET OF THE OIL FILTER BECOMES MORE PLIABLE UNDER HIGH TEMPERATURES AND PRESSURES.

Defect: THIS CONDITION MAY CAUSE INADEQUATE SEALING AND LOSS OF ENGINE OIL, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN A FIRE.

Corrective Action: HONEYWELL WILL REPLACE THE AFFECTED OIL FILTERS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN DURING NOVEMBER 2007. OWNERS CAN CONTACT FRAM CUSTOMER SERVICE TOLL-FREE AT 1-800-890-2075.

1979 Pontiac Firebird (8/19/1980)  

Campaign Number: 80V108000

Component Name: STEERING:LINKAGES:KNUCKLE:SPINDLE:ARM

Manufacturer: General Motors LLC

Description: ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, THE LOWER CONTROL ARM BALL JOINT TO STEERING KNUCKLE ATTACHING NUT MAY NOT HAVE BEEN TORQUED TO SPECIFICATIONS. THIS CONDITION COULD CAUSE THE NUT TO BACK OFF, RESULTING IN JOINT SEPARATION.

Defect:

Corrective Action: THE DEALER WILL PERFORM A TORQUE CHECK OF THE ATTACHING NUT, AND, IF NECESSARY, TIGHTEN IT. IN SOME CASES AN INADEQUATE TORQUE LEVEL MAY HAVE CAUSED BALL STUD OR STEERING KNUCKLE DAMAGE; IF SO, THE AFFECTED COMPONENTS WILL BE REPLACED AT NO CHARGE TO OWNER.

1979 Pontiac Firebird (6/6/1979)  

Campaign Number: 79V142000

Component Name: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH

Manufacturer: General Motors LLC

Description: ON THE INVOLVED VEHICLES THE BRAKE STOPLIGHT AND CRUISE CONTROL SWITCH WHICH IS OPERATED BY THE BRAKE PEDAL MAY HAVE BEEN ASSEMBLED WITH AN INCORRECT LUBRICANT ON THE ACTUATING PLUNGER. THIS CAN CAUSE THE REAR BRAKE STOPLIGHTS TO BECOME INOPERATIVE AND THE CRUISE CONTROL, IF ACTIVATED, TO STAY ELECTRICALLY ENGAGED.

Defect:

Corrective Action: DEALER WILL INSPECT AND, IF NECESSARY, REPLACE THE BRAKE STOPLIGHT AND CRUISE CONTROL SWITCH AT NO COST TO OWNER.

1979 PONTIAC FIREBIRD for sale

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1979 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 58208 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Red
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Location: La Porte, IN

$34,999
Price Reduced

1979 PONTIAC FIREBIRD TRANS AM

  • Bodystyle: N/A
  • Mileage: 70904 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Anaheim, CA

$49,988
Price Reduced

1979 PONTIAC FIREBIRD TRANS AM

  • Bodystyle: N/A
  • Mileage: 8184 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Portland, OR

$25,989
Price Reduced

1979 PONTIAC FIREBIRD TRANS AM

  • Bodystyle: N/A
  • Mileage: 15475 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Red
  • Location: Meriden, CT

$11,995

1979 PONTIAC FIREBIRD TRANS AM

  • Bodystyle: N/A
  • Mileage: 78211 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: White
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Moore, OK

$27,900
Price Reduced

1979 PONTIAC FIREBIRD TRANS AM

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 49719 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Springfield, OH

$19,995

1979 PONTIAC FIREBIRD TRANS AM

  • Bodystyle: N/A
  • Mileage: 24001 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Location: Buffalo, NY

$21,450

1979 PONTIAC FIREBIRD TRANS AM

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 82117 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Mount Vernon, IN

$12,995

1979 PONTIAC FIREBIRD TRANS AM

  • Bodystyle: N/A
  • Mileage: 91681 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Red
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Location: Grimes, IA

$18,500

1979 PONTIAC FIREBIRD TRANS AM

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 50767 Miles
  • Ext Color: Brown
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Location: Milford, CT

$11,950

1979 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

  • Bodystyle: N/A
  • Mileage: 58160 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Location: La Porte, IN

$22,988

1979 PONTIAC FIREBIRD TRANS AM

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 70177 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Frederick, MD

$34,990

1979 PONTIAC FIREBIRD TRANS AM

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 44496 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Sarasota, FL

$29,988

1979 PONTIAC FIREBIRD TRANS AM

  • Bodystyle: N/A
  • Mileage: 45490 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Location: Houston, TX

$21,000

1979 PONTIAC FIREBIRD TRANS AM

  • Bodystyle: N/A
  • Mileage: 67070 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Location: Omaha, NE
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