Oldsmobile 88 Repair and Maintenance Costs
A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your Oldsmobile 88
The national average repair and maintenance cost for an Oldsmobile 88 is between $273 and $334 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.
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Oldsmobile 88scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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The intake manifold gasket can develop external engine oil leaks. The intake manifold will need to be removed and the gaskets replaced to correct this issue.
The high pressure power steering hose will commonly leak fluid; it should be replaced.
The upper intake manifold may develop an internal coolant leak causing one or more cylinders to fill with coolant. This can cause the engine to "hydro-lock" and not turn over. Removing the spark pl...
It only takes 3 minutes on average to get to the 3/4 mark for the temp. My coolant and radiator l...
I know it's not the battery, alternator, starter or solenoid I had them checked at Auto Zone. som...
Fuel pressures good, icm was checked n is good
ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 3800 V6 (L36) ENGINES AND CERTAIN DELPHI FUEL PRESSUR...
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 4T65E AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS. THESE VEHI...
A BACKFIRE DURING ENGINE STARTING CAN CAUSE BREAKAGE OF THE UPPER INTAKE MANIFOLD.
Overall Score (11 Reviews)
December 24, 2014
1997 Oldsmobile 88
I had a 1988 Delta 88 was a good automobile. Back in 2003 purchase a 1997 88 love this car still in good shape driving at 123,000 miles the 3.8L engine idles smooth while car is in running conditio...
August 13, 2013
1991 Oldsmobile 88
Ive had the car for about 4 yrs now but have recently started fixing it up. everything has been working well up until about two weeks ago. I can start the car and change it into reverse, drive, or ...
June 27, 2013
1990 Oldsmobile 88
Somebody ran into the front of my car and the bumper and headlights are done. How much do you think it would cost to get fixed and where can I find the parts?