This time the installers accidentally cut through one of the vacuum hoses. On all other engines the thermostat is located in the coolant outlet housing on the cylinder head. After a few minutes it stayed on solid. Can be changed without removal of the tranny. Your tires bear quite a great deal of weight—more than any part of your car. You will find two sets of boxes directly behind the drivers seat with both having four little spring loaded tabs to remove the covers two of the tabs are clearly seen but two are underneath the cover in the same orindation as the two you can see. It will unable all functions of the remote control pad.
Who designs these things anyway? Normally the starter motor starts turning…. Not only does wear leave you vulnerable to skidding, but it also indicates greater problems with alignment or suspension depending on where the wearing occurs. Ray Proud Member of The Anti-Passlock Club:smokin: Well I have had this car sitting for over two years and the security kept shutting it off after a few min I did the reset and it didn't work check the relays they seemed fine tried the resistor trick work for a day and I gave up then I got access to a wireing schematic for the Oldsmobile achievable 1997 model and relized that there is resistance readings to the security system from the fuel pump relay and the ecm relay so I check those the resistance was off on the fuelpump relay only slightly so I changed it the security light went out and she runs perfect who would have guessed gm would do something so dumb but even worse for Briggs and Stratton for building the passlock security as crappy as they did but anyway if your security light is one and stays on just change you relay and turn key and off you go its a common issue just none has ever posted this fix for it till I am now so hope it helps anyone who might have this same issues with passlock its on most mid late 90s model gm cars this is passlock 1 only 2 is not the same but does has full wire resistance readings and might have same issue. The following links will help 1996-1998 Achieva owners access their Passlock Yellow Data Wire so that they can perform the Modification! Otherwise, make sure to consult the manufacturer's instructions if you've long since replaced the originals. Cut the engine, relieve system pressure again and remove the negative battery cable. Just follow the upper radiator hose.
The Achieva was based on the , which it also shared with its siblings the and. These manuals have wiring diagrams for the engine as well as the accessory circuits of a vehicle. Should your lenses start to display fogging that comes with age, they should be cleaned using a spot of toothpaste. Penny123 I have a 96 achieva and have had problems since I bought it used. Tires are often very easy to overlook, and this could be very dangerous. Where the radiator hose meets the engine.
Thanks for any help that will make life easier. Start the engine and let it run until it stalls. It was the only way. Look at it for leaks. I waited about 10 minutes but the light never went out. It looks relative straight forward. If you're lucky enough to still have one of these subdued classics in your stable, then here are a few tips you should follow to keep things running smoothly and safely.
If I disconnect the yellow wire only then will the remote starter pad work or not. The rock is John D. Relevant discussion may be found on the. Let me know what you find and if you have other questions. You will probably not be able to use your remote start ---- just your key until you add the switch.
What you're looking for here is quick reactivity. Put one end on the regulator and suck on the other end. The Calais and Achieva share the same front wheel drive architecture including identical. When you take the vehicle to a professional, he will convert your R12 system if it is so equipped to 134A. Perhaps belt or chain has jumped a tooth. Also the daytime lights don't work and the high-beam light flash sometimes too. Hope this can benefit you! They contain a… It is out of time.
These models can be identified by a large cap that seals the thermostat housing. However the drain petcock is normally located on the passenger side bottom of the radiator usually on the fan side. Disconnect the fuel pressure sensor vacuum hose. The waterpump is in the same location. Start with a light tap of your brakes and notice how your vehicle reacts.
Your best bet is to send it to a speedometer shop that can do those repairs, or to replace the unit with a used or new one. If the cooling system needs to be flushed, do that first and then follow these steps to change coolant. Check for fuel in the line. This resulted in all engines and trims levels 5 horsepower 3. Becareful twisting and pulling off heater core it is aluminum and could bend and or break. If you don't see anything, check the water pump. The Achieva was last sold as model year 1998 in 1999, after which it was replaced in the Oldsmobile lineup by the for the 1999 model year.