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1999 Oldsmobile Intrigue

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1999 Oldsmobile Intrigue Problems

Suspension & Steering -- Verified

The high pressure power steering hose will commonly leak fluid; it should be replaced.

Engine -- Verified

The fuel pump may fail causing engine to stall and not restart.

Engine -- Verified

The crankshaft position sensor may fail causing the engine to stall intermittently, the Check Engine Light may or may not illuminate.

Engine -- Verified

The intake manifold gasket may develop and external engine oil or coolant leak. In some cases, an internal coolant leak may occur causing coolant to mix with the engine oil. Our technicians tell us that operating the engine  with a coolant/oil mix can result in internal engine damage. Replacing the intake manifold gasket should correct these leaks.

Electrical & Lights -- Verified

Acid may leak from the battery at the cable connections, resulting in corrosion on the battery cable ends and in the battery tray. A Leaking battery should be replaced and the cables thoroughly cleaned or replaced if necessary.

1999 Oldsmobile Intrigue Recalls (Recent)

Body, Interior & Misc., August 30, 2000

Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. SOME OF THESE VEHICLES WERE BUILT WITH REAR SEAT SHOULDER BELTS THAT COULD TWIST, ALLOWING THE WEBBING TO BE JAMMED IN THE RETRACTOR. WHEN THE SHOULDER BELT WEBBING BECOMES JAMMED IN THE RETRACTOR, THE SEAT BELT BECOMES UNUSABLE.

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Electrical & Lights, May 30, 1998

Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE OWNER MANUALS DO NOT CONTAIN THE REQUIREMENT INFORMATION PERTAINING TO THE VEHICLE HEADLAMP AIMING DEVICE. THIS DOES NOT COMPLY WITH REQUIREMENTS OF FMVSS NO. 108, "LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT."

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Engine, April 9, 2009

Summary: GENERAL MOTORS IS RECALLING 1,497,516 MY 1997-2003 BUICK REGAL, MY 1998-2003 CHEVROLET LUMINA, MONTE CARLO AND IMPALA, MY 1998-1999 OLDSMOBILE INTRIGUE, MY 1997-2003 PONTIAC GRAND PRIX VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 3.8L V6 NATURALLY ASPIRATED ENGINE. SOME OF THESE VEHICLES HAVE A CONDITION IN WHICH DROPS OF ENGINE OIL MAY BE DEPOSITED ON THE EXHAUST MANIFOLD THROUGH HARD BRAKING.

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Engine, October 19, 1998

Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 3.8L V6 ENGINE. SOME OF THESE VEHICLES WERE BUILT WITHOUT A HEATER HOSE CLIP WHICH COULD ALLOW THE HOSE TO SAG AND CONTACT THE OXYGEN SENSOR RESULTING IN A COOLANT LEAK.

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1999 Oldsmobile Intrigue Questions and Answers

mznadine1, 1999 Oldsmobile Intrigue, 3.5L V6, Cleveland, OH

the anti brake,trac off & service vehicle soon light is on,the oil has been changed, the brakes replaced, how can i get the lights off

berginstudio, 1999 Oldsmobile Intrigue, 3.8L V6, Spartanburg, SC

I'm aware that the intake manifold gasket runs around $50. What is the labor estimate for replacing the gaskets?

R99OI, 1999 Oldsmobile Intrigue, 3.5L V6, Kearney, NE

The manual for my Oldsmobile Intrigue with 3.5 Liter says I should use DexCool for the engine coolant.

However, there is a controversy surrounding Dex-Cool. GM settled a class action lawsuit ...

ckrysiak, 1999 Oldsmobile Intrigue, Olmsted Falls, OH

My drivers side window will not go up. I am getting + and - 12 volts to the unit when the switch is activated.
I manually applied + and - voltage to the regulator and the unit works fine.
Could t...

j_holub, 1999 Oldsmobile Intrigue, 3.5L V6, Prescott, WI

I have a 99 olds intrigue (3.5L) One morning I drive into work, stopped to get gas and went to start it and I got nothing. Didn't crank, no clicking noise whatsoever. I've replaced the ...

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1999 Oldsmobile Intrigue Reviews

the car has automatic lights but they go out and i hear a click under the dash then the heater goes out if i let it set overnite it will work again

I own an 1999 Oldsmobile Intrigue 3.8L. It has 260K miles on it and its still kicking! No major repairs have been necessary. Changing the oil every 3,000 miles has gone a long way. The engine is slowly losing compression however. The only complaint I would have would be the turn signal lights. The lights go bad every 3 months and after replacing the sockets, they still go bad. Has been a great car overall

well i found this car on cregslist for sale so i traded my truck for
it. i havent driven it yet put a new battery in it it will go dead
as door nail he replaced the key switch still draines battery dead
o sorry it is a 1999 olds intrigue 3.8 v 6 eng . the left passenger
door glass slides down it is power by the way. it reminds me of
some kind of a bad car prodject gone bad. some people say it is the body modgel draining the battery i dont know do you help

I bought my 1999 intrigue with 100k on it 2 years ago and the stupid thing has had more repairs done and has been in the mechanics shop more times than I can count!!! I just put 50,000 miles on it I've spent close to $9,000 on repairs not including routine care! I still need a new exhaust system my power steering has had a new pump but now squeels insaly bad! I need a new transmission, new shocks and struts. heater motor and the inside paneling.. ill just say oldsmobile made a bad choice on plastic separate pieces for paneling cuz its all poping off in my car! all in all I love my car I baby it more than anything I just wish it would stop breaking on me!

Its been an okay car, but i've got a major repair facing me now (severe lifter knocking) and i'm sick of putting money into it

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