1998 Oldsmobile Aurora Problems
RepairPal has identified the most common problems with the 1998 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 head light switch may fail causing erratic head light operation.
The transmission pressure control solenoid may fail causing erratic shifting. Our technicians tell us that partial dis-assembly of the transmission is necessary to replace a failed pressure control solenoid.
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.
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 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.