Safety Ratings
1997 Oldsmobile Achieva
Front Crash Driver Side 4.5000
Front Crash Passenger Side 4.5000
Side Crash Driver Side 0.5000
Side Crash Passenger Side 1.5000
Number of Recalls8
Number of Complaints126
Number of Investigations0
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 1997 Oldsmobile Achieva vehicles

1997 Oldsmobile Achieva (3/12/2007)  

Campaign Number: 07E021000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:PRESSURE RELIEF DEVICES

Manufacturer: General Motors LLC

Description: CERTAIN DELPHI FUEL PRESSURE REGULATORS, P/NOS. FP10020-11B1, FP10026-11B1, AND FP10027-11B1, SOLD AFTER JANUARY 9, 2007, AS AFTERMARKET EQUIPMENT FOR VARIOUS PASSENGER VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE. THE UNIVERSAL PRESSURE REGULATORS (UPR) WERE PRODUCED WITHOUT AN O'RING AND RETAINER.

Defect: FUEL MAY LEAK, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN A FIRE.

Corrective Action: DELPHI WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPLACE THE UPR FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON APRIL 23, 2007. OWNERS CAN CONTACT DELPHI AT 877-411-8770.

1997 Oldsmobile Achieva (2/26/2007)  

Campaign Number: 07E015000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

Manufacturer: General Motors LLC

Description: CERTAIN DELPHI AFTERMARKET FUEL PUMP MODULES / MODULE RESERVOIR ASSEMBLIES (MRA) THAT WERE SOLD FOR USE ON THE ABOVE LISTED VEHICLES. DURING PRODUCTION THE MRAS VENT AND FUEL RETURN TUBES WERE REVERSED. THIS CONDITION CAN RESULT IN THE VEHICLE NOT RUNNING CORRECTLY (IDLE ROUGH AND/OR STALL) DUE TO AN OVERLY RICH FUEL BLEND OR THE VEHICLE'S EVAPORATIVE EMISSION CARBON CANISTER MAY LEAK FUEL.

Defect: A STALLED VEHICLE CAN INCREASE THE RISK OF A VEHICLE CRASH. A FUEL LEAK CAN RESULT IN A FIRE.

Corrective Action: DELPHI WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPLACE THE DEFECTIVE MRAS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON MARCH 20, 2007. OWNERS CAN CONTACT DELPHI AT 1-877-335-7443.

1997 Oldsmobile Achieva (3/6/2002)  

Campaign Number: 02V070000

Component Name: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH

Manufacturer: General Motors LLC

Description: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES. IF THE ENGINE FAILS TO START AND THE DRIVER HOLDS THE KEY IN THE "START" POSITION FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD, HIGH CURRENT FLOWS THROUGH THE IGNITION SWITCH, AND SOMETIMES PRODUCES ENOUGH HEAT TO MELT INTERNAL SWITCH PARTS.

Defect: IF THE SWITCH IS DAMAGED, A FIRE COULD OCCUR IN THE STEERING COLUMN, EVEN WITH THE ENGINE OFF AND THE KEY REMOVED.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSTALL A RELAY KIT IN THESE VEHICLES TO PREVENT HIGH CURRENT FROM FLOWING THROUGH THE IGNITION SWITCH. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN MARCH 27, 2002. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT CHEVROLET AT 1-800-222-1020, PONTIAC AT 1-800-762-2737, BUICK AT 1-800-521-7300, OR OLDSMOBILE AT 1-800-442-6537.

1997 Oldsmobile Achieva (4/8/1997)  

Campaign Number: 97V059000

Component Name: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD

Manufacturer: General Motors LLC

Description: THE PROTECTIVE COVER FOR THE UNDERHOOD FUSE CENTER WAS OMITTED. WITHOUT THIS COVER, THE POSITIVE TERMINAL BOLT ON THE FUSE BLOCK IS EXPOSED AND CAN CONTACT THE INSULATED NEGATIVE BATTERY CABLE. IF THE INSULATION ON THE NEGATIVE CABLE BECOMES SUFFICIENTLY WORN, AN ELECTRICAL SHORT CIRCUIT CAN OCCUR BETWEEN THE POSITIVE TERMINAL AND NEGATIVE CABLE RESULTING IN EXTREMELY HIGH CURRENT FLOW.

Defect: THIS HIGH CURRENT FLOW CAN CAUSE ARCING AND RESULT IN AN UNDERHOOD FIRE.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSPECT THESE VEHICLES FOR THE PRESENCE OF THE PROTECTIVE COVER AND, IF NECESSARY, INSTALL A PROTECTIVE COVER TO THE UNDERHOOD FUSE CENTER.

1997 OLDSMOBILE ACHIEVA for sale

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$3,499

1997 OLDSMOBILE ACHIEVA SC SERIES II

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 120000 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Columbus, GA
  • MPG: 19 City / 29 Hwy

$999

1997 OLDSMOBILE ACHIEVA SL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 152898 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Heath, OH
  • MPG: 19 City / 29 Hwy

$3,988

1997 OLDSMOBILE ACHIEVA SL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 41115 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Bloomsburg, PA
  • MPG: 19 City / 29 Hwy

$2,995

1997 OLDSMOBILE ACHIEVA SL SERIES I

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 225096 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Fort Worth, TX
  • MPG: 19 City / 29 Hwy

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1997 OLDSMOBILE ACHIEVA SL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 140649 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Auburn, IN
  • MPG: 19 City / 29 Hwy

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1997 OLDSMOBILE ACHIEVA SL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 172871 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Turnersville, NJ
  • MPG: 19 City / 29 Hwy

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1997 OLDSMOBILE ACHIEVA SL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 112178 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Portsmouth, VA
  • MPG: 19 City / 29 Hwy

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1997 OLDSMOBILE ACHIEVA SL SERIES I

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 212931 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Denver, CO
  • MPG: 19 City / 29 Hwy

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1997 OLDSMOBILE ACHIEVA SL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: N/A
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Enterprise, AL
  • MPG: 19 City / 29 Hwy

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$2,223

1997 OLDSMOBILE ACHIEVA SL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 163446 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Statesboro, GA
  • MPG: 19 City / 29 Hwy
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