i highly suggest getting another car, or paying the 400-500 to get it done. you have to remove the exhaust, exhaust manifold, the upper left engine mount, jack up the engine, remove the timing chain case, timing chain tensioner, water pump housing, and then the water pump. and as complicated as this sounds......it still sounds ALOT easier than it is. Just an additional suggestion. I have had to get the water pump replaced twice in my 97 Achieva. The first garage I took it to asked if it was the 2.4 liter engine . When I said yes, he told me to sell the car. A friend of mine installed the first one and only charged me $350 and I bought the pump which was an off the shelf model. 2 years later, when it went again, I took it to a dealer who charged me $750 but used an original GM water pump. This is not a job for a back yard mechanic as half the engine is dismantled to get at this pump. ========== The simplest way - move motor down and then start procedure.
where is the blower motor located a a 1997 oldsmobile achieva
The thermostat on a 1997 Oldsmobile Achieva SL goes on the very bottom of the water pump. It is inside the top hose of the radiator on the end that attaches to the water pump.
remove and replace water pump in 1997 Oldsmobile aurora
i need instructions on changing a heater core on a 1997 Oldsmobile achieva
The transmission sifter interlock solenoid location on a 1997 Oldsmobile Achieva is on the valve body. To reach it the drain pan and filter has to be removed.
Which engine is in this car?
The timing is computer controled and not setable.
I have a 1997 Oldsmobile Achieva. I use the schematics in the Haynes manual I bought for my vehicle. There are several wiring diagrams in the manual, so you have to match your vehicle to the appropriate diagram.
Under dash on driver's side
where are the fuel injectors in a 1997 oldsmobile aurora
The 1997 Oldsmobile airbag module sensor can be found below the dashboard on the drivers side. The airbag module should be labeled as such.
leftof steering column behind i/p
follow the top radiater hose to where it goes to the motor there should be a bubble looking metal houseing if it is it will be inside.
=== === Just ask Red Green. Depress the emergency break one click. Tee Jaay
The gas tank itself displays the number 8 on the bottom of it, however my 97 Acheiva seems to be a bottomless well.
There are two little black circle things, right above the licence plate, that turn and then they will drop down. Once you do that you'll see. I don't know what things are called, but I did just do this and it was easy.
The cost to repair your 1997 Oldsmobile Cutlass sunroof is dependent upon the condition of the sunroof. It will cost approximately $700 to completely replace the sunroof.
Gm had a recall on this. Take it to a dealer to do it for free.
What will i have to replace? also need firing order.
its very hard to get to. if you look down the firewall on the left side. you have to remove the heat shield. i wound up dropping the exhaust and removing the exhaust manifold because its mounted under the water pump which is under the manifold.
you have to turn the pistons at the same time you push the pistons in
The map sensor is located next to the idler air control valve on the front of the motor on top. It has a vaccume hose hooked to it and one bolt holding it on with a bracket.
where is the water pump located on 1997 honda accord
if i replace the water pump i have to do the timing bell
If you know what you're doing, you can have it done in under an hour.