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Review I bought this used as a second car for the family. I love it and it's totally fun to drive. We also have a 1993 Buick Park Avenue. It's the same car only a little older. I like the updates on the Old's 88 but i'm having some old car type problems. The anti theft system engaged and had to be bypassed. The lighters don't work so I can't plug things in. The fuel sending unit rusted. $600. There just seems to be a lot of little things. I'm not sure if it's because the car is old. My other old car (the Park Ave) didn't have these problem - from what I recall. This car feels like luxury when you drive it. THAT's nice!
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What options are available on the 1997 Oldsmobile Eighty-Eight?
Available Oldsmobile Eighty-Eight 1997 Submodel Types: Sedan
Available Trims: LS, LSS
Exterior Colors: Dark Yellow Green Metallic, Light Beige Metallic