The steering rack may fail causing a loss of power steering fluid as a result the steering may become hard to turn.
Resources for the Repair and Maintenance of your 1999 Oldsmobile LSS
1999 Oldsmobile LSS
1999 Oldsmobile LSS Problems
The water pump may develop a coolant leak resulting in an engine overheating condition.
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The mass air flow or crankshaft position sensor may fail causing the engine to stall intermittently. Proper diagnoses will be necessary to determine the cause of any stalling condition.
The fuel pump can fail causing the engine to stall and not restart. Our technicians highly recommend to replace your fuel filter every 30,000 miles to help prevent undue strain on the fuel pump.
The high pressure power steering hose will commonly leak fluid; it should be replaced.