Low Insurance & Security does it's best to stay up to date with some of the risks associated with: Starfire by Oldsmobile. According to our records below are some of the issues associated with the Oldsmobile Starfire. Be sure to keep us in mind next time you need insurance for your Oldsmobile.
1979 OLDSMOBILE STARFIRE
Problem: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
The carburetor fuel feed hose may not have been properly positioned during assembly. As a result the hose could come in contact with or be too close to the engine emission exhaust system gas recirculation valve. This can cause the hose to rupture.
The dealer will inspect the fuel feed hose and reposition it, if necessary. Also, any damaged hose will be replaced.1979 OLDSMOBILE STARFIRE
Certain honeywell fram racing brand hp4 and hp8 oil filters that were manufactured from may 25, 2006, through september 14, 2007, and sold for use as replacement equipment for vehicles list above. The affected filters are marked with a date code a61451 through a72571 sequentially. The date code and part number appear on the filter housing. Fram racing hp4 and hp8 oil filters not bearing a date code in this range are not affected by this recall. The gasket of the oil filter becomes more pliable under high temperatures and pressures.
- This condition may cause inadequate sealing and loss of engine oil, possibly resulting in a fire.
Honeywell will replace the affected oil filters free of charge. The recall began during november 2007. Owners can contact fram customer service toll-free at 1-800-890-2075.1979 OLDSMOBILE STARFIRE
Problem: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
The engine oil pressure switch may cause a random internal electrical short which could result in the engine starting by itself when the ignition switch is turned to the "on" position.
Dealer will replace the oil pressure switches on all suspect vehicles at no cost to owner.
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