1992 Oldsmobile 98 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1992 Oldsmobile 98

1992 Oldsmobile 98 Problems

Wear In Outer Tie Rod Ends Can Cause Steering Problems

The outer tie rod ends on the steering linkage may wear causing excessive free play in the steering and uneven tire wear. If the worn tie rod ends are replaced, the wheel alignment should be checked and adjusted as necessary.

Loss of power steering fluid from steering rack failure

The steering rack may fail causing a loss of power steering fluid as a result the steering may become hard to turn.

Replace spark plugs every 30,000 miles

The spark plugs should be replaced every 30,000 miles and the spark plug boots should be checked for hot spots and cracks.

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1992 Oldsmobile 98 Questions

My olds 98 keeps dying when I stop... (1 answer)

Olds 98 dies when I stop and after a few minutes will start back up and go. Thanks in advance for any suggestions.

How do I change out the ignition cylinder to my 1992 NinetyEight Regengy Elite (1 answer)

What would it take to replace the Anti theft system, or ignition in this car? (3 answers)

Turn key, no start up, Message board says, " clean key, Try again in 3 min."

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1992 Oldsmobile 98 Recalls

Recall 96V015000
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM AUGUST 1991 THROUGH JULY 1995. THE TRANSMISSION OIL COOLER LINE CAN SEPARATE WHEN THE VEHICLE IS OPERATED IN LOW TEMPERATURES IN COMBINATION WITH HIGH TRANSMISSION LOADS.

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1992 Oldsmobile 98 Reviews

IM the second owner of my 1992 oldsmobile 98. I got it when it was 7 yrs old and had 92,000 miles on it. Has all the bells and whisles on it. Yes i have had to replace the tranny(2003) and other things like ball joints, struts, shock ect. I had it all checked out before i drove 4200 miles across the US from Michigan to Califonia in 2010. I did not have one problem. Was alittle worried that mayb...

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