1996 Buick Century Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Buick Century
1996 Buick Century Problems
The intake manifold gasket may develop and external engine oil or coolant leak. In some cases, an internal coolant leak may occur causing coolant to mix with the engine oil. Our technicians tell us that operating the engine with a coolant/oil mix can result in internal engine damage. Replacing the intake manifold gasket should correct these leaks.
One or more power window switch may fail. The affected window may work intermittently before failing completely.
The transmission pressure control solenoid may fail causing erratic shifting. Our technicians tell us that partial dis-assembly of the transmission is necessary to replace a failed pressure control solenoid.
1996 Buick Century Questions
Why does the motor rev up till it warms up
after replacing both & i past the emission part oif the smog but the check engine light still reads o2 sensor
recently my car seems like it has a short somewhere.runs fine but interior lights door locks etc.work sporadically.right now car is dead in the water,no crank no lights nada. HELP
1996 Buick Century Recalls
1996 Buick Century Reviews
My grandfather bought this car brand new in 96' and did nothing more than the usual tune ups, oil changes, brakes, tires belts, etc... Sadly he passed away in 2007 and the car was left to me with approx. 92,000 miles on it. There is now around 98,000 on it and is in excellent shape other than a few dents and dings that I caused lol. Overall thought, I think this is an excellent car and would re...