1997 Oldsmobile Achieva Overview


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

Oldsmobile Achieva Experts

#1 teviknj
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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


I Am Disabled Veteran Rated 100%, My 1997 Achieva Has Security Problem, Sta...

I have used 1997 achieva starts then dies. The security light is on. I had push it home a short distance. What is the dam problem, I live out in the country miles from town. My e-mail address is, wd...

6 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 weeks ago)

How To Replace Chip In Remote

The remote does not work. Battery is good. Engine shuts down immediately after starting. Is this a security issue?

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How To Repair Drivers Power Window

Hi. This is about my 97 olds achieva. Drivers power window will not work. This was my son in laws mother,s car. Never driven in winter. Terrific condtion. I would really like the window to work. Is ...

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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...

2,760 views with 15 answers (last answer 4 weeks ago)

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?

29 views with 2 answers (last answer 5 months ago)