On my '91 Cutlass, with the 3.1L, the easiest way I found to change the back three spark plugs was to remove the serpentine belt and then remove the alternator. Then had all the space I needed to change the plugs.
don't have my manuel how many spark plugs are there in a 1997 cutlass supreme oldsmobile. need to change them all v6 engine. what is the best brand to buy thank you
6 spark plugs
Could be in need of a tune up. Start with replacing the spark plugs and spark plug wires.
with a spark plug sockett
Unless it has a diesel engine, yes it has points (could be electronic) and spark plugs.
The 1993 Oldsmobile Cutlass 3.1 liter engine spark plug gap is .028. Most spark plugs will come pre-gapped from the manufacturer.
how do change the spark plugs and the coil pack on a 2000 Oldsmobile intrigue
One per cylinder. V6 has 6, etc.
Look on your intake for the firing order, it should be stamped on tht front raised section of the intake.
Look in the fusebox for a round silver or chrome thing that just plugs in, if it isn't in the fusebox it will be up under the dash under the steering column.
To change back3 plugs on 1997 OldsmobileI removed the alternator. It is a pain in the ...
where would the spark plugs at on a Oldsmobile 1989 engine
engine has to be raise of lowed or sometimes removeing the engine. it better to take to shop.
diesling is caused by bad spark plugs
all depends if it's a 6cyl. or a v8.
I have a 1991 Cutlass Supreme and I had to use a flex ratchet to replace the back 3 plugs. Other than that I was told by a mechanic friend that the motor has to come out to do this.
The firing order for a 1990 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme with a 3.1 liter engine is 1-2-3-4-5-6. When facing the car, the spark plugs are 2, 4, and 6 in the front and 1, 3, and 5 in the back.
They are screwed into each head. Follow the plug wires.
It's on the rear valve cover. The easiest way to change it is to pull off the alternator. It's also the easiest way to change the rear spark plugs and wires.
oil on the spark plugs is generally due to broken ring or rings in the cylinder or cylinders can also lead to a blown engine
I have a 1942 Oldsmobile with a flat head straight six and it is very easy, they are all on top, in the open.
Its tough huh? Try a swivel and longer extension?? I hate to think you might have to pull the motor mount and jack up that side of the motor. Have a friend with looonnnggg arms??
A 1986 Olds Cutlass supreme can be a V8. It has to motors that year. a v6-3.8L CARB or a v8-5.0L CARB. So yes it can be a V8 in that year. If you dont know just look on how many spark plugs there are, if you have 6 its a V6. if you have 8 you have a V8.. It can be a diesel also....
Pull off the wood grain trim bezzel then there are 4 7mm screws. Slide radio out and disconnect 3 wire plugs.
Standard gap is .060" or 1/16".Ask at auto parts counter when purchasing spark plugs.