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Search our database of 164 Buick recalls. Find out if your Buick has a safety-related defect or problem and what to do about it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 20, 2014

One or both front seatbelt buckles may not properly secure the seat occupant.

General Motors has not yet announced a notification schedule for this recall. 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 14187.

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 April 30, 2014

The fuel gauge may read inaccurately, which can lead to running out of fuel unexpectedly.

General Motors notified owners of affected vehicles starting in 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 14007.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 17, 2014

In the event of a crash, the driver and passenger front seat mounted air bag system may not deploy as expected.

As of this writing General Motors has not released a notification schedule for this recall. If you don't receive notification in a reasonable time and feel 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 General Motors recall number is 14030.

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 June 13, 2013

Corrosion can develop in the driver's door electronic control module and cause the driver's door switches not to work.+

General Motors, Saab, & Isuzu will notify owners of the affected vehicles beginning July 24, 2013. If the power window and/or door switches in the driver's door are not working properly, or if an abnormal odor is noted, please contact your dealer. Additionally, you should also contact your dealer if you don't receive notification within a reasonable time and you feel you should have. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

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 March 28, 2013

2013 Buick Encores equipped with a heated steering wheel are being recalled because the steering wheel may come off with out warning.

General Motors will begin notifying owners of affected vehicles on April 12, 2013. If you notice any looseness in the steering wheel attachment please stop driving your car and contact your Buick dealer for further instruction. The General Motors recall number is 13098.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 15, 2013

The transmission can unexpectedly shift into the "Sport" mode while driving, eliminating the transmission related engine braking.

Owners of affected vehicles will be notified beginning March 28, 2013. If the transmission is not functioning as you would expect, or you don't received recall notification and you feel you should have, please contact your General Motors dealer. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The General Motors recall number is 13053.

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 24, 2013

The airbag warning light could illuminate or the driver's front airbag may not deploy as designed.

General Motors will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning February 13, 2013. There may be no symptoms related to this recall or in some cases, the airbag warning light may illuminate. If don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It's helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) when you call. The General Motors recall number 12261.