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Oldsmobile Achieva Power Window Motors May Fail From Overheating

Oldsmobile Achieva Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998

Average Mileage: 108,364 mi (61,000 mi - 185,000 mi)


A door window may move slowly or stop in mid travel due to a failing power window motor. The affected window may start working again after the motor cools off. Replacing the faulty window motor will commonly correct this concern.

  •  Rookie

    have replaced both power motors on both driver and passenger one happened when still under warranty the other years later that cost me around $300 lastest about 5 years now both are failing again.....taking it to Midas now to get one side fixed this is something that should be a recall i shouldnt have to pay for this a 2nd time for the same thing especially since its a known issue

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  • Visitor, , 93,456 mi

    window stopped moving replaced motor

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  • Visitor, , 185,000 mi

    I have three of four power window motors out. One of the windows is an inch down and I can't get it back up.

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  • Visitor, , 94,000 mi

    same problem

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