1996 Oldsmobile Aurora Problems
RepairPal has identified the most common problems with the 1996 Oldsmobile Aurora based on complaints from actual vehicle owners. We'll tell you what the problem is and what it'll take to fix it.
The front struts may show signs of wear, or be excessively bouncy ride at freeway speeds. This may begin to occur at around 75,000 miles.
The head light switch may fail causing erratic head light operation.
An automatic transmission fluid leak may develop from the rubber section of a transmission cooler line. In some cases the rubber section of hose can be replaced. In others, the complete cooler line must be replaced to correct this type of leak.
It is common for the sending unit to read the fuel level incorrectly. This is due to a defective module. Our technicians recommend having the complete fuel pump and sending unit replaced because the module is currently not offered separately from the pump and sending unit.
A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.
The spark plugs should be replaced every 100,000 miles. Our technicians recommend replacing the spark plug wires also at this time.
A failing crankshaft position sensor may cause the engine to stall intermittently.
The fuel pump may fail causing the engine to stall and not restart.
The high pressure power steering hose will commonly leak fluid; it should be replaced.