1997 Oldsmobile Achieva Overview


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2 Dr SC Coupe
1 national listing
4 Dr SL Sedan
9 national listings

Oldsmobile Achieva Experts

#1 teviknj
Reputation 160
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Reputation 120
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Average User Score

3.65 stars

Based on 8 reviews

Comfy by Bryan
 — Loved driving this car! Very comfortable to drive as well as sleep in! Takes awhile for the car too catch speed but once it does it gets up their! Car is built very solid. Took front end damage and di... Read More
Great Cheap Car (if A Little Old-ladyish) by professortemple
 — I was a little afraid before the test drive that I wouldn't fit into this smaller Olds (I am 6'5"), but I just make it in. IT is definitely an old lady car, but I like that so it fits. To me it looks ... Read More
Very Good Car To Start Out In. Very Reliable And Safe. by Brandon
 — Great car for elderly folks. Very safe and reliable. Drove like bigger sedans and is built quite heavy. Exterior styling is not the best but not the worst either. It is a very practical car with enoug... Read More
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Oldsmobile Achieva Questions


Can I Temporarily Replace My Oil Sending Unit With A Plug?

My oil sending unit is leaking and I don't have the money right now to replace it. I want to plug it but I don't know what size or thread count it is without pulling it. Does anyone know?

10 views with 2 answers (last answer about a month ago)

I Discovered A Burnt Wire On My Battery Terminal On My Alternator. When Rep...

Now when I start it, it will run for a few seconds then die. Could a damaged alternator cause this? And what caused the burnt wire to start with?

9 views with no answers yet

After Replacing My Starter And Ignition Switch, My Car Will Start And Run F...

I have it just hanging there with my steering column still apart. I am using a screwdriver to activate the switch I wanted to make sure it would work before putting it all back together. I am won...

9 views with no answers yet

What Would Cause A 1997oldsmobile Activa To Get To Much Fuel

Overloads to much fuel and spark plug wet with fuel

10 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 months ago)

1997 Olds Achieva Security

I've been have electrical problems lately, but not part of this discussion so I won't get in to them now, but here is my new problem! I replaced the steering column in my Olds Achieva with a 1998 Olds...

2,525 views with 12 answers (last answer 8 months ago)