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Car is an Olds Alero, 2001, with 78,000 miles. I took my car in for a free 24-point check. The mechanic called and said: 1. Battery needs to be replaced. (Battery in car is original.) 2. Coolant is only good to -20 degrees; needs partial draining and replacing. I said it was good to -34 in Nov.05; he said it deteriorates or maybe someone added water to ...
Maintenance schedule for 2004 oldsmobile alero with 25,000 miles. Please give type of service and at which time frame. thank you
My 1999 Olds Alero has a \"wrinkly forehead\"...the covering on the top of the dash has come unattached and has shriveled. I have been told the entire dash will need to be replaced at the tune of $500 minimum. Have checked for recalls to no avail. It seems other Alero owners have the same problem. Have you heard of this problem and do you have any advice?
Hello - My vehicle is actually a 2003 Olds Alero (there was no option for Olds)with a V6 engine and about 48,000 miles on it. I have always kept it in very good condition, but noticed that for the past year or more, there is an obnoxious rattling noise that comes from the front end only when I make left turns. I have taken it to the dealer as well as two ...
Is 176k miles a lot for 2001 Oldsmobile alero?

Hey, I got a deal for 2004 Oldsmobile Alero (160000 miles). Is it a good thing to get this car? I thought it will cost extra for repairs, maintenance, and long-distance drives may not be possible. I am looking for expert advice, so I can move forward with the deal. Thanks Mary


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