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Buick LaCrosse Recalls

Get technical and plain English recall information for 16 Buick LaCrosse recalls between 2005 and 2016. Learn if your Buick LaCrosse is part of a recall and what to do about it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 8, 2016

During certain driving conditions, the air bag sensing and diagnostic module (SDM) may activate a testing mode. If a crash were to occur during this mode, the frontal airbags and seat belt pretensioners would not deploy, increasing risk of injury to driver and front passengers.

Recall repairs on your GM vehicle must be performed by the appropriate brand dealership. GM will notify known owners of affected vehicles. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Chevrolet, Cadillac, Buick, or GMC  dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 16, 2015

The air bag inflators for the front seat mounted side air bags may rupture, spreading metallic fragments to strike occupants. This could cause serious injury or death.

Recalls on your General Motors vehicle must be performed by a General Motors dealership. General Motors will begin notifying known owners of affected vehicles in October 2015. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local General Motors dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 14, 2015

The headlights and daytime running lamps may fail to operate, causing a lack of visibility for the driver, as well as to oncoming vehicles.

Recalls on your General Motors vehicle must be performed by a General Motors dealership. General Motors began notifying known owners of affected vehicles when the recall was announced, in September 2015. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local General Motors dealers below. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with. The General Motors recall number is 14291.

RepairPal Expert Overview on November 26, 2014

The headlights and daytime running lights may stop functioning.

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 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 14291.

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 June 23, 2014

The weight on the key ring, combined with a jarring event may cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position, turning off the engine.

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 General Motors recall number is 14299.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 12, 2014

Wiring in the drivers door may fail, resulting in failure of the chime that sounds when the door is opened with the key in the ignition.  Also, the module that shuts off power to accessories may not function properly, allowing vehicle windows to continue to function unintentionally.

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 14235.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 8, 2014

Braking performance may be reduced unexpectedly.

General Motors will notifying owners of affected vehicles beginning May 29, 2014. If you don't receive notification and believe you should have, please contact your General Motors dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The General Motors recall number is 14128.

RepairPal Expert Overview on February 21, 2014

The adjuster that adjusts the position of the shifter cable may fail, preventing operation of the shifter and causing the shift indicator to be inaccurate.

General Motors notified owners of affected vehicles starting in April 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 14048.

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.