Std Std Cup Holders Std Std Retained Accessory Power Features operative power windows and radio ignition off for 10 minutes or until door open. I sustained some life threatening injuries and they had to cut my car in half and airlift me to the hospital. Put cardboard under the motor at least an hour to find out. Take a look under there from time to time! I love the bells and whistles on this car, of which there are more than a few. The upside of this arrangement is that the solid rear panel below the trunk lid is a major contributor to the Aurora's exceptionally stiff body shell, which is one of the major reasons the Aurora is so quiet and rattle-free. I thought my Aurora was too,but just scratched paint! General Comments: This car runs beautifully, with good power, exceptional comfort and is very quiet-- no rattles at all. Headroom is abundant, and the four doors are sufficiently wide to provide easy access to the interior.
Since it is front wheel drive with a Cadillac North Star v8,it get,s good traction in rain,at least with my driving style. Roadside Assistance: The level of service differs greatly with this warranty, but many manufacturers offer a toll-free number that helps provide assistance in case you run out of gas, get a flat tire or lock your keys in the car. Here I am in the summer of 2012, with 274,000 miles, and the car is still running strong! Its four-speed automatic transmission shifts as smoothly as the best of them. It should please anyone who buys this car. The fact that the car has survived into a fourth year of production without major changes can be interpreted as an acknowledgement that Oldsmobile got the Aurora right the first time. Copyright 1996— The Auto Channel.
Took to dealer,said it undamaged! I have been evaluating other cars as a replacement and have been disappointed by the choices that I have found. Idler pulley failed at 137K miles and took alternator with it. I think it accelerated very well in the few races that I have had. In fact, any luxury car without this system won't sell well here. But the real benefit is a set of high-performance tires that accompany the package. Year of manufacture 1998 First year of ownership 2003 Most recent year of ownership 2004 Engine and transmission 4.
A known problem with these 4. A glance at the list of standard features in the specifications suggests that there's not an absolute need for any of the options. They may also want V-rated tires for improved handling at higher speeds. The car can run with every electrical device on and the battery disconnected, and the alternator is putting out 14. With one exception, all the cars on that circuit are powered by specially-prepared, Aurora-based engine components and they average around 700 horsepower. A patented limp-home mode keeps the Aurora rolling even after total loss of all engine coolant. Pros: Great looks , plenty of power.
It is very quiet, absorbs small bumps and ripples in the road effortlessly, and behaves exactly the way its designers intended. Now 8 months later, the battery goes dead in about 1 hour. Corrosion Warranty: This warranty focuses on protecting you from holes caused by rust or corrosion in your vehicle's sheet metal. All that has been done is the usual maintenance, and I had to put a new drive belt on it, which by the way was a nightmare from heck. Current Aurora owners will be buying because they like the car's looks, not because heads swivel as they drive by.
The northstar or whatever you want to call it performs very well. Std Std Windows, Power Includes lock out feature and programmable power door locks with remote and illumination feature. General Comments: I love the style of the older Auroras, sleek yet powerful. Model year 1998 Year of manufacture 1998 First year of ownership 2002 Engine and transmission 4. Trunk space is generous, well-shaped and neatly trimmed.
Sleek style, handles great, fast. I rarely get stuck in snow. Sound system is great, but I do wish the car came with optional Bose system. The car is a wonderful driver. And that's not such a bad thing. No Review Date: 27th April, 2006.
Only car I've ever driven over 100mph and felt safe. While the American mind-set says that high horsepower is best, it seems the Olds engineers decided that over-engineering the engine would considerably extend its service life. The turn signal arm stopped working. The bolstering and quality of the leather is better than current car s. For 1998, Oldsmobile's flagship sedan comes in three new exterior colors and one new interior color. Beige Requires an Exterior Color. Std Std Steering Wheel, Tilt Features adjustable steering column.