Engine Overheating Due to Head Gasket Failure on Oldsmobile Achieva

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

RepairPal Verified
Average mileage: 106,223 (52,117–180,000)
Engines affected: 2.3L 4 Cylinder, 3.3L V6
6 model years affected: 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, more1996, 1998
11 people reported this problem
Get Your Car Fixed at a RepairPal Certified Shop.
We certify shops based on expertise, quality work, and verified customer reviews
Viewing 1 - 4 of 4 problem details
1992 Oldsmobile Achieva - 2.3L 4 Cylinder 93,000 mi,
Never ran hot just blew head gasket.
1992 Oldsmobile Achieva - 3.3L V6 96,000 mi,
My head gasket is blown, radiator had a leak, I replaced it test drove it then found milky stuff in oil. Which all the research I've done, the head gasket is blown. I trying to figure out if I will be able to fix it myself or not.
1992 Oldsmobile Achieva - 2.3L 4 Cylinder 52,117 mi,
Head gasket is blown
Not fixed Head gasket is blown and coolant in my oil