Oldsmobile Silhouette Repair and Maintenance
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Oldsmobile Silhouette ProblemsCoolant Leak & Engine Overheating
A coolant leak may develop from the water pump. The engine may overheat as a result of the coolant loss. A leaking water pump should be replaced.
The rubber section of an automatic transmission cooler line may develop a fluid leak . In some cases the leaking section of hose can be replaced. In others, the complete cooler line must be replaced to correct this concern.
Oldsmobile Silhouette QuestionsPassenger side (1 answer)
Van shut off. Going 55 mph and wouldn't turn over i think it is the fuel pump or fuel fiter
The temperature gauge goes up chugs when it shifts hard usually when run after a little while shut it off turn it back on a few minutes later and it's fine for a little while again
My heat gauge shot up all at once and the engine hot light came on and my van shut down and wouldn't start. It never smoke and wasn't too hot. When I did get it started it would only drive in first gear. The mechanic is telling me I need my fans replaced but don't know why it would on...