1997 Oldsmobile Bravada Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Oldsmobile Bravada
- truck will cranks but not start without adding gas
- Vehicle cranks but won't start. Code P1351 what's wrong
- Have 97 bravada...gives P1351 code..engine cranks but no start..changed--, coil, icm, rotor, cap, plugs, plug wires, fuel filter, fuel pump, new battery. What now?
- I replaced power steering pump now rattling noise around right side
- Key in the ignition noise stays on while driving.
1997 Oldsmobile Bravada Problems
The heater core under the right side of the dashboard may leak engine coolant which can puddle on the passenger front floor. The loss of coolant may cause an engine overheating condition. Our technicians tell us that removal of the dash board is necessary to replace the heater on these vehicles.
A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.
1997 Oldsmobile Bravada Questions
This truck will not start after sitting a while. Fuel pump runs a few seconds when you turn on the switch, but will not start. Sometimes after trying 30 or more times, t will start. It will always start if I put a little fuel in the throttle body. Truck runs just fine after it starts. I have chan...
Changed coil,cap,rotor,ignition control module,plugs,plug wires.
1997 Oldsmobile Bravada Recalls
1997 Oldsmobile Bravada Reviews
Had my 1997 Bravada for just over a month now. Loving it! Noticed red fluid deposit in my parking place, but only a little. Identified it as the Dexron fluid for the transmission. Did a cold 'reference' check which was fine, then a proper hot check, also fine. My mechanic looked at it and identified a seal between transmission and engine. Basically told me that as long as I checked and ke...
I have been working on this nice looking and well appointed piece of junk for a year. Bought it used to tow boat and atrailer. Last summer, used once, wouldn't pull boat out of water running so poorly. Short of major overhaul, I have put fuel inj, elect repairs, emission crap at 50 bucks for a 25 cent piece of plastic. I love the looks, but its what is inside that counts. Beware, and get a go...