It is located in the lower dash, below the glovebox. You have to remove some interior trim pieces to get to it.
When replaceing the toronado engine, The intake and carb must come from a toronado or Riviera because it is lower. The 78 came with a 403. A 307 or 455 Olds engine will work also as long as you put the low profile intake on
change the (pvc) valve
This depends 100% on what engine it is.
Use a sparkplug socket and turn counter clockwise
Yes in the '79 to '85 toronado's. You will need an olds 350 engine such as the ones put in the '79 toronado's.
No, it is obd 1.No, it is obd 1.
The SuperChip i installed in my 1990 oldsmobile toronado trofeo gave it 25hp more according to the dyno.
P235/75R15 or P235/70R15
pull the fuse
Depending on the year of your Oldsmobile Toronado, the dashboard is held in place by 12 to 15 retaining clips. Remove the retaining clips by prying outward. The dashboard will come off.
It's above the glove box liner behind the dash on pasenger side..
Personally you can not rebuild a steering colum you have to find a professional.
The Rocket 350 oldsmobile engines will bolt in as well as the Rocket 455 olds.
The trouble shooting codes are for people and dealerships who have a service manual for the car. Based on the code the service manual tells you what the problem is associated with and steps to diagnose and find exactly what the problem is.
Possible ignition module problem.
Through the dipstick tube coming up behind the engine, right behind the distributor.
Cracked distributer cap or fuel pump
the VATS chip wiring on the back of the ingnition switch is bad, can be bypassed by a decent mechanic
I would check your spark plug first, then I would go to the injector. This happend to me and it was the injector.
check your battery or you spark plugs
The recommended spark plug gap for a 1979 Olds 4.9L is .060"