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2006 Pontiac Torrent Problems and Repair Histories

27 TrueDelta members own a 2006 Pontiac Torrent. 6 of these members (22.2%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 15 repairs to 2006 Pontiac Torrents--an average of 0.6 per vehicle--have been reported.

See our lemon odds and nada odds page for more details. To see how frequently 2006 Pontiac Torrent problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

Want to read about specific problems behind these stats? Jump to the 2006 Pontiac Torrent problem descriptions below.

Don't infer 2006 Pontiac Torrent problem frequency from what you see on this page. Many lucky owners have had no repairs, and their cars are not shown.

Percentage of 2006 Pontiac Torrent repairs by problem area

20% of the 2006 Pontiac Torrent repairs were to the engine, 7% to the transmission, 27% to the brakes, 40% to the electrical or air-conditioning systems, and 7% to the body and trim.

Chart based on 15 repairs.

2006 Pontiac Torrent repair cost distribution

Of the 2006 Pontiac Torrent repairs that were not covered by warranty and were not do-it-yourself repairs, 33% cost between $100 and $499, 56% between $500 and $999, and 11% between $1000 and $2499.

Chart based on 9 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
Non-members can see only ten 2006 Pontiac Torrent problems and repair histories. Log in or join us to see them all.
Repair costs are in local units.

2006 Pontiac Torrent

Engine not specified

Pontiac in Ontario, Canada
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Nov 2008 43400    
44020 450 Warped disk and brake pads worn. 
44020 650 Rotors warped. Second brake job, replaced rotors. 
 
Pontiac in Indiana, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Mar 2009 64000    
67000 100 controls quit working for heat and cooling. had to pull the whole dash out to replace parts. would stick on one setting.  
 

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2006 Pontiac Torrent 4dr SUV

185-horsepower 3.4L V6 5-speed automatic FWD

Pontiac Torrent in Iowa, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jun 2011 74000    
92000 0 The engine cooling fan is not coming on. The connectors are melted and they don't know why. there is more current going thru the connectors than it can handle. 
94000 500 The blower on my AC/Heater stopped working. I had it fixed, it worked for 24 hours and went out again. I then had the blower motor and some wiring replaced 
 

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2006 Pontiac Torrent 4dr SUV

185-horsepower 3.4L V6 5-speed automatic AWD

Pontiac Torrent in Alberta, Canada
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
1300 Replaced "Air Blend Door". Known issue to GM. APplied for "Special Poliy Reimbursement" 
300 Faulty wiring harness in the door caused failure of power windows/speakers/power mirror/headlamp auto-off, and caused short allowing battery to drain!!! Repalced faulty harness. Issue documented all over the internet. GM does not acknowledg 
 
Pontiac Torrent in Newfoundland / Lab., Canada
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Apr 2012 54560    
58900 0 ABS triggers every time apply the brakes 
60140 300 Spark plug cracked off 
60540 670 Alternator belt, battery, oil change 
61380 600 Alternator replaced Wiring in the trunk short-circuited 
61780 611 Rear ABS sensor 
62000  

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2006 Pontiac Torrent 4-door

6-cylinder automatic AWD

Pontiac in Newfoundland / Lab., Canada
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jul 2008 4960    
6820 0 The left side of the drivers seat was cut from the plastic seat moulding. Seat cover replaced,vehicle returned the same day cleaned inside and out. 
9300 0 Both transmission cooler lines were leaking. Noticed while in the shop durning an earlier visit for routine maintainance. Successfully replaced. 
 

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