1993 Oldsmobile Achieva Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1993 Oldsmobile Achieva

1993 Oldsmobile Achieva Problems

Power Window Motors May Fail From Overheating

A door window may move slowly or stop in mid travel due to a failing power window motor. The affected window may start working again after the motor cools off. Replacing the faulty window motor will commonly correct this concern.

Ignition Key Stuck Due to Failed Shifter

The automatic transmission shifter may fail causing the ignition key to become stuck in the ignition lock cylinder.

Engine Prone to Head Gasket Failure

The 2.3L 4 cylinder engine can be prone to head gasket failure. This can result in coolant loss and engine overheating.

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1993 Oldsmobile Achieva Questions

Water in the oil. Is this a water pump problem or head gasket? (2 answers)

Stop leak stopped problem. Reappeared after 3 weeks and "seems" to get into oil after engine is turned off. Overnight about 1 pint of water in oil by next morning. Car has not overheated in the past for as far as I can remember. I use only synthetic oil

What to do to motor missing (2 answers)

Motor runs but misses, what would cause it?

When it rains I get a leak on my drivers side front floorboard. (1 answer)

I have sat in my car while it rained and I could not see any water come in from underneath the steering wheel, but when I close my door and walk away for a minute and open my door the puddle will be on my floorboard. I have also cleaned out as much as I could of the leaves that were stuck in the ...

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1993 Oldsmobile Achieva Recalls

Recall 93V153000
THE NEUTRAL START SAFETY SWITCH COULD HAVE BEEN FRACTURED DURING INSTALLATION.

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