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NHTSA — Engine Problems

1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue (Page 1 of 2)

10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 9
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
69,993 miles

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1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue engine problems

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1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue Owner Comments (Page 1 of 2)

problem #27

Nov 172009

Intrigue 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

The contact owns a 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue. The contact stated that the engine caught fire independently. The contact extinguished the fire. There were no injuries and a fire report was not filed. The vehicle was towed to an independent mechanic where it was diagnosed that the engine needed to be replaced. The vehicle was repaired. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 09V116000 (engine and engine cooling). The manufacturer was made aware of the failure. The failure mileage and VIN were unavailable. Updated 11/08/16

- P O Box 43, IN, USA

problem #26

Sep 072016

Intrigue

  • 136,000 miles
I have called multiple GM dealerships in order to get my ignition recall, oil leak from valve cover recall, and rear seatbelt recalls taken care of and so far none have returned my phone calls regarding the issues. I have had the appointments set for at least 6 months at 2 different dealerships and have yet to hear back on any parts arriving. They told me over the phone at both dealers that it would take a week and a half for parts to arrive and that they would return my call when parts did arrive, but I have yet to hear anything.

- Euless, TX, USA

problem #25

Feb 012016

Intrigue

  • miles
The contact owns a 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V701000 (engine and engine cooling); however, the part to do the recall repair was not available. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. Parts distribution disconnect.

- Charlotte, NC, USA

problem #24

Dec 022015

Intrigue

  • 90,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

The contact owns a 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue. The contact stated that the vehicle was leaking coolant and oil without warning. The vehicle was not diagnosed nor repaired. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V701000 (engine and engine cooling); however, the part to do the repair was not available. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The failure mileage was 90,000. Parts distribution disconnect.

- Otsego, MI, USA

problem #23

Mar 062016

Intrigue

  • 140,000 miles
GM has not delivered parts to brodhead Buick & Chevrolet, brodhead, wi for recall(camp'N # 15V701000) after 3 weeks from initial inspection.

- Orfordville, WI, USA

problem #22

Feb 042016

Intrigue

  • miles
The contact owns a 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V701000 (engine); however, the part to do the repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was made aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. Parts distribution disconnect.

- N. Saracuse, NY, USA

problem #21

Oct 012000

Intrigue

  • 22,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

Engine oil leak after 22000 miles, recall for oil pan and gasket leak only could cause fire, not reported by GM oil pan should be replace and all gaskets.also

- Millerville, PA, USA

problem #20

Mar 152003

Intrigue

  • 140,710 miles
The contact owns a 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue. The contact noticed that oil was leaking from the rear of the vehicle. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic where it was diagnosed that the rear valve cover and the rear gasket needed to be replaced. The vehicle was not repaired. The VIN was included in NHTSA campaign number: 15V701000 (engine and engine cooling). The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The approximate failure mileage was 140,710. Updated 04/22/16

- South Bend, IN, USA

problem #19

Oct 212015

Intrigue

  • miles
The contact owns a 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V701000 (engine and engine cooling); however, the part to do the recall repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Bakersfield, CA, USA

problem #18

Dec 232015

Intrigue

  • 200,000 miles
The contact owns a 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue. While driving 55 mph, smoke appeared from the front of the vehicle. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V701000 (engine and engine cooling). The part to do the recall repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The failure mileage was approximately 200,000. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Marietta, GA, USA

problem #17

Oct 292015

Intrigue

  • miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

The contact owns a 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue. The contact received a recall notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V701000 (engine and engine cooling); however, the part to do the repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue. The contact experienced a failure of oil that leaked from the vehicle. The failure mileage was unknown.

- Butler, PA, USA

problem #16

Feb 022016

Intrigue

  • miles
The contact owns a 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V701000 (engine and engine cooling) however, the part needed to repair the vehicle was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not notified of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Austin, TX, USA

problem #15

Dec 042015

Intrigue

  • miles
The contact owns a 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V701000 (engine and engine cooling); however, the part to do the repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was made aware of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Saratoga Springs, NY, USA

problem #14

Jan 012016

Intrigue

  • 146,095 miles
The contact owns a 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue. While the vehicle was at the mechanic, the technician noticed that the vehicle was leaking oil. The vehicle was not repaired. The contact received a notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V701000 (engine, engine cooling); however, the part to do the repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was made aware of the issue. The approximate failure mileage was 146,095. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Olympia, WA, USA

problem #13

Dec 182015

Intrigue

  • 200,000 miles
The contact owns a 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue. While the vehicle was parked, the engine caught fire without warning. The fire was extinguished by a bystander. A police and a fire report were not filed and there were no injuries. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue. The VIN was included in NHTSA campaign number: 15V700000 (engine and engine cooling); however, the part to do the repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The failure mileage was approximately 200,000. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Indianapolis, IN, USA

problem #12

Jan 132016

Intrigue

  • miles
The contact owns a 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V0757000 (engine, engine cooling) however, the part to do the repair was unavailable. The contact stated the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The contact had not experienced a failure. The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Wabash, IN, USA

problem #11

Jul 032014

Intrigue

  • miles
The contact owns a 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign numbers: 14V400000 (electrical system) and 15V701000 (engine and engine cooling); however, the parts to do the repairs were unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repairs. The manufacturer was made aware of the issues. The contact had not experienced a failure. Parts distribution disconnect. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Bostic, NC, USA

problem #10

Jan 122016

Intrigue

  • miles
The contact owns a 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V701000 (engine and engine cooling); however, the part needed to repair the vehicle was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was notified of the issue. The contact had not experienced a failure. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Greeensboro, NC, USA

problem #9

Oct 212015

Intrigue

  • miles
The contact owns a 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue. The contact stated that the vehicle experienced leaking. The contact received notification of nhsta campaign number: 15V70100 (engine and engine cooling); however, the part to do the repair was unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was made aware of the issue. The failure mileage was not provided. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Fairlawn, OH, USA

problem #8

Aug 012015

Intrigue

  • 100,000 miles
The contact owned a 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue. The contact stated that while driving approximately 35 mph, the vehicle began to smoke from the under the front hood of the vehicle. The contact stated that flames were coming from the hood of the vehicle. The contact pulled into a gas station and exited the vehicle. The vehicle became engulfed with flames. The fire department extinguished the fire. A police report was filed and no injuries were reported. The vehicle was towed. The vehicle was destroyed. The contact recently received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 15V701000 (engine and engine cooling). The manufacturer was not made aware of the failure. The approximate failure mileage was 100,000. Updated 04/14/16

- Golf Port, MS, USA

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