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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?

15 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 months 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?


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...


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 5 months ago)

I Have A 1995 Oldsmobile Achieva. The Horn Botton Under The Airbag Cover Ha...

The vinyl cover over the airbag has two places to turn on the horn to the left and right of center, but now I have to press up on the bottom of the cover to turn off the horn when it comes on by itsel...

34 views with 1 answer (last answer 7 months ago)
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What Causes Temp Sensor To Keep Going Bad?

Changed temp sensor, pig tail checked fan was going to change out thermostat but not sure it's bad. Any ideals ?

66 views with 1 answer (last answer 9 months ago)

97 Acheiva Wont Start

New starter installed fuel runs but will not fire

25 views with 1 answer (last answer 11 months ago)

What Does Ets-off Mean

76 views with 1 answer (last answer 11 months ago)

Idle Rough, Has No Power When Accelarate

ut engine cleaner in with gas, checked water and oil level..both fine runs rough when idle..wants to stall, has no power while accelarate...slow to build power

134 views with 4 answers (last answer 11 months ago)

Is There A Wire Running From The Alternator To The Starter? If So, What Pos...

I have a 97 Olds Achieva and just replaced the starter. After starting it, it ran for a short while and suddenly lost electrical power and died. I have a feeling I mixed up the wires on the starter....

97 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)

1995 Oldsmobile Achieva Running Lights Will Not Come On. The Bulbs And Fuse...

When I turn on the lights everything works but not the running lights. The bulbs and fuses are all ok, I have checked and double and triple checked. can somebody please help me?

151 views with 3 answers (last answer about a year ago)

Y Is Car Is Not Staying Running Longer Than 5 Seconds

71 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)

1997 Oldsmobile Achiva It Just Quit Running Wont Start

my car just quit wont start maybe sucurity system ???????

207 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)
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