Oldsmobile

Oldsmobile Silhouette

January 2000

Dear GM Minivan Owner:

Thank you for contacting the Center for Auto Safety (CAS) about your General Motors (GM) Minivan. CAS has received thousands of complaints on defects such as stalling, brake problems, engine failure, transmission breakdowns, and door malfunctions.

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Oldsmobile Olds 98

January 2000

Dear Consumer:

Thank your for contacting the Center for Auto Safety (CAS) about problems with your General Motors "C" car (Buick Electra, Buick Park Avenue/Park Avenue Ultra, Oldsmobile 98). After 1990, the Electra was dropped and the Park Avenue, Park Avenue Ultra and 98 were completely redesigned for 1991. After 1996, GM dropped the Olds 98 leaving the Park Avenue the last of a dying breed.

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Oldsmobile Olds 88


March 2000

Dear Consumer:

Thank you for contacting the Center for Auto Safety (CAS) about your General Motors H-car (Buick LeSabre, Oldsmobile 88, Pontiac Bonneville). Introduced in 1982 and redesigned in 1991, these are some of GM oldest models. GM dropped the Olds 88 after 1999 when it redesigned the LeSabre and Bonneville for 2000.

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Oldsmobile Firenza


January 2000

Dear Consumer:

Thank you for contacting the Center for Auto Safety (CAS) about your Cavalier, Sunfire, Skyhawk, Firenza, 2000, Sunbird, or Cimarron (GM's J-Car). CAS has received numerous complaints on sudden acceleration, peeling paint, excessive oil and/or coolant consumption, poor engine performance, power steering loss, and transmission failure.

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