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If you are in the market for a used Oldsmobile vehicle, it may be that you have considered a Certified Pre-Owned, or CPO, vehicle. CPO programs allow owners of used cars to drive...

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My cutlass was running rough before I found out it was leaking coolant from the water pump they fixed that and still leaking have
If your vehicle is having rough running symptoms, it is very likely that trouble codes are stored in the vehicle's on-board diagnostic system. Depending on whether your vehicle has OBD1 or OBD2 it should be fairly easy to determine if...
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Car is running rough like hesitating it’s vibrating more little louder on the front maybe the pipe need to be replaced Idk
It is possible that something could have gone wrong during a previous repair on your vehicle. I would recommend having your vehicle inspected again to determine if any warranty issues may be present. Most Automotive repairs have a warranty on...
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Hard steering while driving
If you are losing engine RPM, that itself will cause loss of steering assist, but in that scenario the engine has a stalling, or loss of power, problem. The potential causes in that scenario are quite varied and numerous. If...
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Misfire that got worse after coil pack and spark plugs were changed
The engine can be diagnosed, and the fault pinpointed, if you request a Check Engine Light diagnostic. Trouble codes that refer to parts, in this instance a coil, do not necessarily mean that the part has failed. For example, if...
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Car got down the road and cut off. Now it's not turning over, what can I do. Oil pressure light came on before cutting off.
The prior incidents of stalling could have been due to what we call an "incipient failure", in other words a component was working marginally, with possibly intermittent operation, thus and just randomly failed, causing the stalling. However, if your present...
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Had two inspections from your mechanic that I payed for and am still having the same problem. Car cuts off when sitting/idling.
YourMechanic guarantees all their work and you should get in touch with customer service to talk to them on the problem of the diagnosis you paid for did not correct problem. They will take care of you.
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1996 Olds Aurora OBDII P0603 PCM keep alive memory, car is in limp mode and running like it's off timing
Correct the ground connection first, in case that problem is a cause of the trouble code. P0603 does represent an electrical system fault. In practice, this particular fault might be found as battery terminal corrosion or loose connections, Keep Alive...
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Where are the crankshaft position sensor circuits A and B on a 2002 Oldsmobile Intrigue 3.5 L
There are two different crankshaft position sensors on your vehicle, one designated "A" and the other "B". Both of these sensors are mounted to the engine block. The two circuits that you are referring to run from the sensors (the...
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My reverse went out and the car won’t go over 20mph. It’s making noises as well.
The first thing to do is verify the fluid condition and if it is full. If the fluid is full then smell the fluid and put some fluid on a white towel to see if it is very dark and...
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when I turn my car off the radio, heat/ac and certain lights continue to stay on. When I come back in the morning the battery is c
Of course, be sure to command those circuits off - the radio, heat, lights and so forth. If you cannot turn them off, whether the car is on or not, that means there is some sort of electrical malfunction. To...
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https://goo.gl/images/CcmhQf What the plug called by the oil dip stick
If you are referring to the leak, depicted in the image, that is on the right side of the front valve cover, that leaking component is the grommet into which the PCV valve is set. That grommet will typically get...
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The sleeve that goes on the harmonic balancer that the belt goes on popped off and the belt slipped can the sleeve be reused?
The short answer is no. The harmonic balancer is manufactured in three pieces: The hub, a rubber sleeve, and the outer sleeve. They are held together with adhesive and the reason your's fell apart is because the rubber has gotten...
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How can I bypass the anti theft in my 1999 Oldsmobile intrigue
In many cases it is possible to bypass the Passlock system. If you want to try it yourself, there are a variety of published techniques such as that in these instructions. None of the ad hoc fixes are endorsed by...
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I have a 2002 olds alero. The problem is that it keeps shutting off while driving. Could a remote alarm fix this?
Hi Kevin. Thanks for contacting us today. In most cases, when the stock or OEM security system is altered (which anytime the wires are cut it is altered) it tends to create multiple electrical problems. So, it's likely that this...
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I have a 84 Cutlass supreme with a 305 in it i had some work done to it but when i put the car in reverse its stalling out.
Hi Seantez. Thanks for contacting us tonight. In most cases, when you shift into reverse and the vehicle stalls, it's due to damage within the valve body of the transmission. If your Cutlass Supreme is fuel injected, clogged injectors or...
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My car is shaking and turns off if i dont keep giving it gas its needs a tune up so what do i need to buy and can i do this myself
Hi Jay. Thanks for contacting us today. There are several possible reasons why your Olds Alero is having these problems. While routine maintenance and service are important, it might not resolve your symptoms. Whether you can do it yourself depends...
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My power steering pump pulley broke into pieces but pump spins freely, do I just need to replace the pulley?
Hi Bridgett. Thanks for contacting us today. When a pump spins freely as you've indicated, it's usually best to replace the pump, as it's possible that damage has been done to the pump when the pulley broke.
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I replaced thermostat and thermostat sensor hose collapsed and I just changed the upper radiator hoses but haven’t tested it if it
Radiator hose collapse is from a leaking intake manifold gasket or radiator cap is bad and not letting the system draw fluid from overflow. Replace the cap and pressure test system to see if it has a leak in the...
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having a leak problem
Coolant can leak from hoses, the radiator, the water pump, thermostat housing and so forth. I recommend that you request a cooling system leak diagnostic and the responding certified mechanic will get the leak or leaks repaired. With regard to...
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The rear tire is leaning inward at the top on my 2000 Alaro Oldsmobile
It could be that you have damage to the rear strut, or maybe that the bolts that attach the lower part of the strut have loosened up and allowed the adjustment to slip. This might be a dangerous situation, so...

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