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2012 Buick Regal Recalls

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 23, 2014

One or both of the front seats may fall to their lowest vertical position without warning.

As of this writing General Motors has not yet released a notification schedule for this recall. If you don't receive notification in a timely manner and believe you should have, please contact your GM dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The GM recall number is 14271.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 6, 2013

On vehicles equipped with eAssist, the engine may not start and/or could stall while driving. Additionally, a burning smell and/or fire could develop in the trunk.

As of this writing, General Motors has not released a notification schedule for this recall. If you experience any engine stalling condition and/or burning smell, please contact your local dealer as soon as possible and follow their recommendations. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The General Motors Recall number is 13136.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 4, 2012

The front turn signals of the vehicle each use two bulbs. Due to a software issue, if one burns out, the driver will not be made aware. Burned out signal lamps could lead to an accident due to not being able to alert other motorists of intended turning.

General Motors notified owners of affected vehicles starting in August 2014. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. The General Motors recall number is 12212.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 6, 2012

The parking lights may not turn on as expected when the headlights or parking lights are switched on.

General Motors will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning March 12, 2012. If you are experiencing problems with the operation of the parking lights, or you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.