Oldsmobile Aurora:  Clutch Slipping → Diagnosis

Your Oldsmobile Aurora’s clutch provides a direct connection between the engine and transmission.  Without it, it can’t move at all. This connection requires a tremendous amount of pressure.  This guide is intended to help you determine why your clutch is slipping on the flywheel. Note:  This article is for manual cars only.  Here’s the automatic … Read more

Oldsmobile Aurora:  Hard Shift Diagnosis

One of the most common automatic transmission problems is shifting hard.  If your Oldsmobile Aurora has a hard shifting transmission is not only can be uncomfortable to drive, it can be a sign of some serious problems.   Transmission Shifting Hard Diagnosis:  Oldsmobile Aurora Here is a list of practical things that most people can … Read more

Oldsmobile Aurora:  Warped Rotors → Symptoms & Causes

  Rotors are metal discs that are visible behind the Aurora’s wheel. They work together with the calipers and brake pads to slow down your Oldsmobile Aurora. Due to braking friction, rotors have to withstand and dissipate a tremendous amount of heat. This causes the rotor surface to be uneven making the brake pedal feel … Read more

Oldsmobile Aurora:  Bad ECM → Symptoms + Diagnosis

Your Oldsmobile Aurora’s ECM (Engine Control Module) is its brain.  Just like a human’s brain, your Aurora can’t function without it. It is sometimes referred to as the ECU or PCM.  It’s all the same thing. The ECM controls and directs your entire drivetrain (unless there is a serrate transmission controller). When an ECM starts … Read more