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Car starting and then stalling.
Hello. A fuel filter is a reasonable solution to take into consideration. Though a clogged fuel filter will often keep a vehicle from starting, a partially clogged filter may allow enough fuel for the engine to start and not enough...
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Key will not turn off engine in ignition 1997 Oldsmobile Achivea
Hello there. There are a few reasons your 1997 Oldsmobile Achieva is not turning off. The most common causes, would be a failed ignition switch, key cylinder, or a wiring fault. You may be able to remedy the issue by...
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Starts only when moving flywheel
Hello there, there are a few potential reasons for why your car will only start when the flywheel is turned. The most common would be the crankshaft position sensor, weak or binding starter, or a faulty cam sensor. If you...
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dashboard lights and stalling problem
Hello there, it sounds like you have a few issues going on with your 1997 Oldsmobile Achieva. For the dashboard lights, there are a few possible causes such as the dashboard light wiring failing, lights themselves wearing out, or an...
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Water soaked carpets leaks
Hello there. A few different items can cause a leak when it rains for the 1996 Oldsmobile Achieva. The most common are a window seal, door seal, damaged door, or sunroof seal if equipped. Any of the seals should be...
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Fuel Tank Gauge
The fuel range that every vehicle is capable of at a given fuel level is largely dependent on the driving habits of the driver, driving conditions, how well the car's engine is running, and many other factors. Unfortunately, there is...
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Tune Up when? 1997 Oldsmobile Achieva
Hello - if your engine has not had a tune-up in the last 2 years, it's certainly a good idea, especially going into winter. Ditto with an oil change and coolant flush. If there are any other indicators (leaks, Check...
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Engine won't start and it's a fuel related problem because I can spray starting fluid in the throttle body and it starts.
It sounds like you may have an air leak present in your EVAP system. When an air leak is present in the EVAP system, the MAP (Manifold Absolute Pressure) sensor will not be able to determine the air density, and...
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I need
There are quite a few different modules under the dash that are possible and would need to be identify the wire colors and then the connector can be identified. I would recommend having a mechanic like one from YourMechanic come...
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i can't get one bolt to go in my 1998 olds achieve water pump
Possible causes of this issue include use of a non-OEM pump where the bolt holes don't line up, use of the wrong bolt, a bolt that has damaged threads, or the internal threads (in the head or block) are damaged....
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I was told the car had a timing issue but i fixxed that and the car still shuts down after a minute or less
Your timing issue was most likely a separate issue. That the vehicle starts and idles for a time then stalls, indicates that something else is happening after the vehicle runs for a while. It seems like something may be getting...
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1998 Oldsmobile Achieva leaking brake fluid from brake hose
It sounds like brake fluid is leaking from one of the brake line crimp fittings. This is a dangerous scenario, as it can lead to lack of braking ability. I recommend having a professional replace the brake line and bleed...

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