Thermostat fluctuates

Asked by Feb 23, 2017 at 07:46 PM about the 1994 Pontiac Firebird

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I  have a 94 firebird and I've had it for 5 months and it has
never overheated until this morning.  The thermostat shot
up really high  and it makes this jerking motion like the car
wants to cut off when I accelerate .My fluids are good and
the fan works .I have no clue what it could be . Any ideas

1 Answer

76,625

I think your thermostat is stuck closed. Time for a new one.

2 of 2 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Pontiac Firebird Experts

  • #1
    Samuel Moore
    Reputation
    980
  • #2
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    810
  • #3
    John Saffrahn
    Reputation
    700
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Camaro
759 listings starting at $12,995
Used Ford Mustang
9 Great Deals out of 1,138 listings starting at $1,250
Used Chevrolet Corvette
653 listings starting at $4,450
Used Ford F-150
457 Great Deals out of 10,025 listings starting at $1,400
Used Pontiac Grand Prix
5 Great Deals out of 75 listings starting at $1,800
Used Chevrolet Monte Carlo
18 listings starting at $6,000
Used Chevrolet Impala
107 Great Deals out of 1,002 listings starting at $1,500
Used Pontiac Grand Am
35 listings starting at $3,695

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.