1996 Oldsmobile 88 Repair and Maintenance Costs
A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1996 Oldsmobile 88
The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1996 Oldsmobile 88 is between $273 and $334 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.
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1996 Oldsmobile 88scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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The intake manifold gasket can develop external engine oil leaks. The intake manifold will need to be removed and the gaskets replaced to correct this issue.
The high pressure power steering hose will commonly leak fluid; it should be replaced.
The upper intake manifold may develop an internal coolant leak causing one or more cylinders to fill with coolant. This can cause the engine to "hydro-lock" and not turn over. Removing the spark pl...
some times after driving and car sets for A wile it will turn over but will not fire until it set...
Where would be my first place to check to see what is going on?
Front turn single will light up but stays solid and rear blinker an brake light do not work but t...
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March 14, 2012
1996 Oldsmobile 88
My car all of a sudden started a grinding noise from the transmission and its when I start it and then put it in reverse an now I have no reverse.
September 23, 2008
Great vehicles. One of the best engines in the world.