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by msmyer
Sun Aug 13, 2017 6:53 am
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Brand new cat converter assembly 04 vibe base
Replies: 5
Views: 605

Re: Brand new cat converter assembly 04 vibe base

Ripmyvibe wrote:Oh and I'm in Denver Co. :D :D
PM sent...
by msmyer
Sat Aug 12, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: ISO: Vibe Logo Cargo Mat
Replies: 0
Views: 528

ISO: Vibe Logo Cargo Mat

Vibe Family-

Looking for a factory logo'd cargo mat.

Any condition is fine.

PLMK.

Thanks in advance...
by msmyer
Sat Aug 12, 2017 6:20 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Brand new cat converter assembly 04 vibe base
Replies: 5
Views: 605

Re: Brand new cat converter assembly 04 vibe base

I would be interested however I need to figure out if the 2004 and 2003 are the same...Shipping would be to OH, 45420

You don't have a cargo mat do you? lol
by msmyer
Wed Nov 02, 2016 7:53 am
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: 300,000 for the 2003 Pontiac Vibe
Replies: 10
Views: 1597

300,000 for the 2003 Pontiac Vibe

Monumental day! The 2003 Pontiac Vibe hit 300,000 miles!!! Purchased May 6, 2002! As some others have experienced, 299,999 limit!
by msmyer
Wed Dec 09, 2015 1:44 pm
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Hood Latch?
Replies: 0
Views: 4215

Hood Latch?

Looking for a hood latch for my 2003 Pontiac Vibe. Toyota (Matrix) part # is 53510-02240 are the Toyota and Pontiac latches the same?

Thanks in advance...
by msmyer
Mon Nov 02, 2015 7:16 pm
Forum: Wheels & Tires
Topic: NEW! Michelin Defender Tires & Monroe Struts
Replies: 6
Views: 1034

Re: NEW! Michelin Defender Tires & Monroe Struts

msmyer: I am on Defenders as well and like their quiet ride and great grip a lot. I wonder about the Monroe quick struts: are they any more comfortable than the originals on small bumps or larger bumps? I am still collecting opinions on that. I think because the Vibe is so low to the ground, that i...
by msmyer
Mon Nov 02, 2015 2:06 pm
Forum: Wheels & Tires
Topic: NEW! Michelin Defender Tires & Monroe Struts
Replies: 6
Views: 1034

Re: NEW! Michelin Defender Tires & Monroe Struts

Zimm wrote:nice!ting defenders on my car was such a massive upgrade in every respect.

i wont be due for any suspension work for several years, but i imagine it makes quite a difference.
Got 271k on the factory struts then they started leaking...like the Monroe's.
by msmyer
Mon Nov 02, 2015 7:44 am
Forum: Wheels & Tires
Topic: NEW! Michelin Defender Tires & Monroe Struts
Replies: 6
Views: 1034

NEW! Michelin Defender Tires & Monroe Struts

Great week last week! Got a new front set of Michelin Defender P205/55R16 - 91H tires and new Monroe Quick Struts for the 2003 Vibe at 271,000 miles!
by msmyer
Mon Nov 02, 2015 7:29 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: 2nd Gen: Anyone Replaced Coil Packs and Plugs Yet?
Replies: 15
Views: 2130

Re: 2nd Gen: Anyone Replaced Coil Packs and Plugs Yet?

I have a 2003 Vibe and I have all my coil packs changed...Cylinder 3 has been replaced twice on warranty.
by msmyer
Mon Nov 02, 2015 6:46 am
Forum: Audio, Electronics, Electrical
Topic: High Beams Indicate on Dash when Low Beams on?
Replies: 3
Views: 657

Re: High Beams Indicate on Dash when Low Beams on?

beemerphile1 wrote:Just a WAG that it is a bad ground. The headlamps are seeking a ground anywhere it can be found and the headlamps found it through the indicator lamp.
Thanks! How do I fix it? Should I mess with it?
by msmyer
Mon Nov 02, 2015 6:44 am
Forum: Problems & Warranty Issues
Topic: Latest airbag recall is out
Replies: 74
Views: 10724

Re: Latest airbag recall is out

Got my letter for the recall 10/28 and the Vibe is at the dealer today!
by msmyer
Sun Nov 01, 2015 6:25 pm
Forum: Audio, Electronics, Electrical
Topic: High Beams Indicate on Dash when Low Beams on?
Replies: 3
Views: 657

High Beams Indicate on Dash when Low Beams on?

Long time Member (2002 member on an 2003 Vibe)

My high beam indicator on the dash lights up when the low beams are on. Gets BRIGHTER when the high beams are one...the lights work fine!
by msmyer
Fri Aug 28, 2015 1:37 pm
Forum: Photography and Photoshop
Topic: Photoshop - Ebayer
Replies: 3
Views: 6088

Re: Photoshop Ebayer

gtv237 wrote:I could probably help you out.
PM sent!
by msmyer
Thu Aug 27, 2015 5:53 pm
Forum: Photography and Photoshop
Topic: Photoshop - Ebayer
Replies: 3
Views: 6088

Photoshop - Ebayer

Hi All- Obviously a fellow vibe owner, but I also sell part-time on ebay (sports memorabilia) Looking for someone to build a couple of jpeg/graphics a month for my sales/contests/give-aways. I could pay, but not too costly. If interested please let me know ASAP! Looking to start in September. Seriou...
by msmyer
Tue Jun 23, 2015 1:22 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: Catalytic Converter Replacement?
Replies: 3
Views: 533

Catalytic Converter Replacement?

Yesterday replaced my Catalytic Converter at 260,000 miles, on the nose. When I took the old converter off the honeycombs were filled with a white chalky substance. Anyone know what causes the chalky substance?
by msmyer
Thu Jun 11, 2015 11:49 am
Forum: Handling, Suspension, & Brakes
Topic: Monroe Quick Struts 03 GT
Replies: 18
Views: 2553

Re: Monroe Quick Struts 03 GT

I have 257k on my Vibe and looking at the Monroe Quick Strut? How do you guys like them?
by msmyer
Sat Apr 20, 2013 3:41 pm
Forum: Latest News
Topic: 2003 Vibe/Matrix airbag recall
Replies: 34
Views: 4625

Re: 2003 Vibe/Matrix airbag recall

ken wrote:received my preliminary letter in the mail yesterday. looks like they are going to install some kind of electronic noise filter. nothing major, it seems.
I am the original owner of my 2003, and I received my letter today!
by msmyer
Wed Mar 27, 2013 3:40 pm
Forum: Wheels & Tires
Topic: Grinding...Possible Wheel Bearing?
Replies: 3
Views: 612

Grinding...Possible Wheel Bearing?

Hi all- Interesting couple of days for my 2003 Vibe... Friday noticed a rattling sounds coming from my wheel-well this primarily happened when stopped at a red light or even at idle. Took it to the shop (Monday) and took them out to demonstrate but it didn't make the noise. Today, Thursday the noise...
by msmyer
Fri Jan 11, 2013 9:27 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: CEL Blinking 201k miles
Replies: 10
Views: 939

Re: CEL Blinking 201k miles

joatmon wrote:Image Should be good for another decade ;)
70k miles - New Computer covered under powertrain warranty
120k miles - CO2 sensor
150k miles - New starter

Tires and 2 sets of brakes...

Not bad for 10 years and 7 months (May 2002)
Not bad? : )
by msmyer
Thu Jan 10, 2013 2:28 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: CEL Blinking 201k miles
Replies: 10
Views: 939

Re: CEL Blinking 201k miles

joatmon wrote:There's been very few reports here of those coils failing.

Get it back and fixed yet?
Yep...It was the #3 ignition coil.

Back and fixed. Runs like new...

It was $256 total, with shop fees and tax.
by msmyer
Wed Jan 09, 2013 1:10 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: CEL Blinking 201k miles
Replies: 10
Views: 939

Re: CEL Blinking 201k miles

Hopefully it's just a bad ignition coil. Not too expensive and it's within your abilities if you can do the plugs. If your mechanic is stumped, you can test it by switching the #3 coil w/ another one and see if the problem code switches to the other cylinder. Yep...Bad ignition coil. What's a reaso...
by msmyer
Wed Jan 09, 2013 10:21 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: CEL Blinking 201k miles
Replies: 10
Views: 939

CEL Blinking 201k miles

201,000 miles later, took my Vibe in for the first (seroius) time in 10 1/2 years (since I bought it brand new) The CEL is blinking with a rough idle and sluggish ride over 40 mph. The CEL is throwing several codes of P0301 Cylinder 3 Misfire Detected. Changed the spark plugs and it is still throwin...
by msmyer
Wed Mar 07, 2012 2:10 am
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Windshield Replacement Price?
Replies: 7
Views: 1016

Re: Windshield Replacement Price? (ehoff121)

Quote, originally posted by ehoff121 »Can we assume you don't have glass coverage in your auto insurance policy?No, cash price.
by msmyer
Wed Mar 07, 2012 12:19 am
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Windshield Replacement Price?
Replies: 7
Views: 1016

Re: Windshield Replacement Price? (msmyer)

I called Safelight and they were $269; seemed high!
by msmyer
Wed Mar 07, 2012 12:18 am
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Windshield Replacement Price?
Replies: 7
Views: 1016

Windshield Replacement Price?

Ohio weather (hail) from last year has caused me to get a windshield replacement on my 2003 Vibe.Never had a windshield replaced! What is a good price?
by msmyer
Wed Mar 07, 2012 12:13 am
Forum: Audio, Electronics, Electrical
Topic: Headlight Bulb Connector / Socket Replacement
Replies: 1
Views: 385

Headlight Bulb Connector / Socket Replacement

My light harness and socket damaged and I need the GM part number? Also, is the Toyota part compatible? Below is what I need:http://www.ebay.com/itm/160653...l2649
by msmyer
Tue Feb 22, 2011 10:27 pm
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Gas Cap?
Replies: 2
Views: 683

Re: Gas Cap? (ou.grizzly)

Yes--I am. I still lurk, just not post as much!Does anyone have the part number?
by msmyer
Tue Feb 22, 2011 10:26 pm
Forum: The Others
Topic: TSB 04-06-02-007?
Replies: 1
Views: 615

TSB 04-06-02-007?

Hi all-Does anyone have access to the following GM Bulletin:TSB 04-06-02-007This is happening to my girlfriends car (2002 Grand Prix) and want to get it looked at by the dealer.Thanks in advance...
by msmyer
Mon Feb 21, 2011 1:12 am
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Gas Cap?
Replies: 2
Views: 683

Gas Cap?

Has anyone bought a new gas cap for the Vibe?I need one and looking for the best price/website. I have a 2003 Vibe.Thanks, Matt
by msmyer
Fri Feb 05, 2010 8:27 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: FOR A TRUE SPORTS FAN: Upcoming Sports Card Show!
Replies: 1
Views: 433

Re: FOR A TRUE SPORTS FAN: Upcoming Sports Card Show! (msmyer)

Charity Basketball Game following...

Attached files Bengals_VS_Allstars_Flyer.pdf (157.9 KB) 
by msmyer
Fri Feb 05, 2010 8:24 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: FOR A TRUE SPORTS FAN: Upcoming Sports Card Show!
Replies: 1
Views: 433

FOR A TRUE SPORTS FAN: Upcoming Sports Card Show!

Sports Card Show - Piqua, Ohio - 3/14/10 - BENGALS PLAYERS!!

Attached files Card_Show_Flyer.pdf (351.7 KB) 
by msmyer
Sun Dec 27, 2009 10:29 am
Forum: Interior
Topic: Cargo Organizer?
Replies: 3
Views: 1508

Cargo Organizer?

Hi Everyone-I'm looking to aquire a cargo organizer. I'm traveling a lot more for work, and would find it useful. I remember seeing the GM one didn't quite fit, and suggestions? Ideas?Thanks in advance...
by msmyer
Sat Dec 26, 2009 11:23 pm
Forum: Maintenance Bay
Topic: Any bad areas (on the car) for rust?
Replies: 8
Views: 1868

Re: Any bad areas

I have some on my SMALL rear window...That's because of the crappy 2003 paint!!
by msmyer
Sat Dec 26, 2009 11:21 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Your Favorite Present
Replies: 32
Views: 3275

Re: Your Favorite Present (djkeev)

Quote, originally posted by djkeev »and a 74 Super Bug Convertible for the wifeIt's a 2fer Christmas!!Did I mention I'm an air cooled VW fan??DaveDave-Love the car! Always wanted an old beetle!
by msmyer
Thu Jun 18, 2009 11:30 am
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Lebra Part Number for a 2003 Vibe base?
Replies: 1
Views: 465

Lebra Part Number for a 2003 Vibe base?

Could someone tell me what the actual part number for the Lebra (Brand Name) 2-piece cover is? I've heard it is 55646-01. I have a 2003 Vibe Base.Thanks in advance...
by msmyer
Wed Apr 09, 2008 9:21 pm
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: Recall Coming
Replies: 85
Views: 12165

Re: Recall Coming (scooter)

Quote, originally posted by scooter »Toyota will notify vehicle owners by mail, beginning in late April. It advised owners to contact their local Toyota dealer for inspection and repairs.Will GM contact Vibe owners? I would like to get mine fixed also. It's too making a clicking noise....
by msmyer
Tue Feb 12, 2008 12:19 am
Forum: Interior
Topic: Wet Floor: HELP!
Replies: 3
Views: 661

Wet Floor: HELP!

Water is getting into the passenger side floor of my car. Front and back. It's been wet for 2 months now. I took it to my local auto shop and they thought it might have been the sunroof but after looking at it was not. Any thoughts? I see a few other people have had this problem...
by msmyer
Sun Jul 08, 2007 1:44 am
Forum: US - Northeast
Topic: Ohio Vibe Rally 2007 - interest?
Replies: 239
Views: 31923

Re:

I usually go so I'd be interested...
by msmyer
Sun Mar 25, 2007 3:57 am
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: New Member
Replies: 17
Views: 1519

Re: (stewh)

Welcome to Genvibe! Enjoy your stay....
by msmyer
Sun Mar 25, 2007 3:56 am
Forum: Site Problems, Suggestions, Questions
Topic: New Genvibe clothing
Replies: 11
Views: 2087

Re: Genvibe clothing (02csnow)

I'd love to have a hoodie! I'm in....
by msmyer
Mon Feb 19, 2007 1:30 am
Forum: Problems & Warranty Issues
Topic: CEL for 3rd time?
Replies: 4
Views: 686

Re: CEL for 3rd time? (msmyer)

UPDATE: Dealership just called and said my computer went out. 7,000 miles until the 80,000 powertrain went out. This will be all covered under warranty.
by msmyer
Sun Feb 18, 2007 11:05 pm
Forum: Humor
Topic: Hilarious Chrysler Dealership Training Video
Replies: 6
Views: 2507

Re: Hilarious Chrysler Dealership Training Video (Kari)

Sounds like the Deflubator and the connueter value are bad along with the wire to my windshield washer fluid that connects to my skittles hopper.
by msmyer
Sun Feb 18, 2007 10:57 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Who's been to Las Vegas?
Replies: 33
Views: 2472

Re: Who's been to Las Vegas?

I went a few years back. Here's the link I posted. If you have any questions/suggestions let me know.http://forums.genvibe.com/zerothread?id=7597
by msmyer
Sun Feb 18, 2007 10:52 pm
Forum: Problems & Warranty Issues
Topic: CEL for 3rd time?
Replies: 4
Views: 686

Re: CEL for 3rd time? (joatmon)

I took it to the dealer in Dayton, Ohio today. They purposed that it could be either the sensor or the catalytic converter. They stated the converter was good for 8years/80,000 and if the sensor was the problem it would be my responsibility. Not sure if there is validity to that, but just in case do...
by msmyer
Sun Feb 18, 2007 12:38 pm
Forum: Problems & Warranty Issues
Topic: DTC P0420 - No Driveability Issues
Replies: 93
Views: 43255

Re: (mike7311)

My CEL light has came on for the 3rd time in the past 4 months. The last time they came back with a code of:THERE WAS A CODE STORED OF -P0420 CAT EFFICIENCY LOW BANK 1. REPAIRS ARE REFERRED TO THE DEALER.This was on 1/17/07.
by msmyer
Sun Feb 18, 2007 12:27 pm
Forum: Problems & Warranty Issues
Topic: CEL for 3rd time?
Replies: 4
Views: 686

CEL for 3rd time?

My CEL light has came on for the 3rd time in the past 4 months. My local shop has tried to correct it twice; the first time being a dirty sensor (no biggie) and the second time they came back with a code of:THERE WAS A CODE STORED OF -P0420 CAT EFFICIENCY LOW BANK 1. REPAIRS ARE REFERRED TO THE DEAL...
by msmyer
Mon Jan 29, 2007 10:49 pm
Forum: US - North Central
Topic: Just joined
Replies: 28
Views: 3637

Re: Just joined (ndzr)

Welcome to the site. Enjoy your stay!
by msmyer
Thu Jan 18, 2007 9:26 am
Forum: US - Northeast
Topic: Ohio Vibe ROLL CALL
Replies: 26
Views: 11338

Re:

Name: Msmyer (Matt)Location: Dayton, OhioYearMakeModel: 2003 Pontiac VibeBeen on Genvibe for going on 5 years!
by msmyer
Thu Jan 18, 2007 9:22 am
Forum: Audio, Electronics, Electrical
Topic: Garmin GPS?
Replies: 10
Views: 1409

Garmin GPS?

I'm looking to get aftermarket GPS. Currently looking at the GARMIN NUVI 350. Anyone have any suggestions? Thanks.