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Oldsmobile 88 Problems

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Most Common Oldsmobile 88 Problems

Problems with anti-theft systems using the raised-chip key can prevent the car from starting.
The mass air flow or crankshaft position sensor may fail causing the engine to stall intermittently.
One or more heater & AC (HVAC) temperature and/or air delivery mode door actuator may fail, resulting in improper temperature or air delivery.
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3 Known Oldsmobile 88 Brake Problems

3 Known Oldsmobile 88 Drive Train Problems

1 Known Oldsmobile 88 Electrical & Lights Problem

8 Known Oldsmobile 88 Engine Problems

4 Known Oldsmobile 88 Exhaust & Emissions Problems

3 Known Oldsmobile 88 Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

1 Known Oldsmobile 88 Maintenance Problem

4 Known Oldsmobile 88 Suspension & Steering Problems

27 Known Oldsmobile 88 Problems

Years to Avoid

Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Oldsmobile 88 years 1997, 1999, and 1998 are the most likely to experience problems.

1997 Oldsmobile 88
1999 Oldsmobile 88
1998 Oldsmobile 88
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