Oldsmobile 88 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Oldsmobile 88
- I have an Olds 88 - 1996 It will randomly NOT START, BUT will always turn over.
- what does INFL.REST mean in instrument panel warning lights
- Repair and Maintenance costs
- Why is it stalling usually in slow traffic , it restarts and may or may not stal
- Does my 91 olds have a timing belt or chain? AND how do you fix It? specifics Please
Oldsmobile 88 Problems
Problems with anti-theft systems using the raised-chip key can prevent the car from starting. The wires in the steering column to the ignition lock cylinder tend to break. The key and ignition lock cylinder should be replaced to correct this condition.
Oldsmobile 88 Questions
I knew my harmonic balancer needed replacing but I'm not sure
If that's the reason it isnt starting. On it's last ride my 88 was
making the worst noise and it was as if my whole car was being
shaken by my engine ..... I started heading home. I stopped for gas. When I tried to cran...
and check engine lights switch on for a second, then you hear a click which sounds like its in the glove box and the car dies but once you put it in park or netural it starts right up I changed the top coil pack because it was bad. What else would you suggest me to do to fix the problem?
Neither one will work.
Oldsmobile 88 Recalls
Oldsmobile 88 Reviews
My car all of a sudden started a grinding noise from the transmission and its when I start it and then put it in reverse an now I have no reverse.
Great vehicles. One of the best engines in the world.
I was given this car last year, 92 olds royal 88 ls. Beautiful car 158 thous original miles, problem is it hasn't been driven in 4.5 yrs. Change the lower intake manifold gasket, and used gasket maker for the upper aluminum plenum. Car starts and runs fine till hot then get an information system message or two sometimes - fuel sending problem, low oil pressure problem - on very low idle, als...