1996 Oldsmobile 98 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Oldsmobile 98
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1996 Oldsmobile 98 ProblemsCar Won't Start Because of Anti-Theft System That Uses Raised-Chip Key
Problems with anti-theft systems using the raised-chip key can prevent the car from starting. The wires in the steering column to the ignition lock cylinder tend to break. The key and ignition lock cylinder should be replaced to correct this condition.
The transmission pressure control solenoid may fail causing erratic shifting. Our technicians tell us that partial dis-assembly of the transmission is necessary to replace a failed pressure control solenoid.
The mode and temperature door actuators may fail causing improper air flow or temperature output from the heating and AC (HVAC) system.
1996 Oldsmobile 98 Questionsthe security code anti theft code how do I clear it so I can start my car I don' (1 answer)
This is the first time this has occured. I was out for the day, and the car was running fine with no issues. I went into the store for 20 minutes, came out and the car wouldn't start. The radio and all stuff like that work, but the security light in the top right corner of the console is fla...
I am having a low pressure lite come on when stopped at a stop sign.