2001 Buick Century Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 Buick Century

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2001 Buick Century
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1,207
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1,751
2001 Buick Century
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594
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837
2001 Buick Century
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427
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711
2001 Buick Century
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160
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261
2001 Buick Century
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294
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1,178

2001 Buick Century Problems

Power Window Switch May Fail

One or more power window switch may fail. The affected window may work intermittently before failing completely.

Plugged Catalytic Converter May Cause Loss of Engine Power

The catalytic converter may become plugged resulting in loss of engine power. General Motors has extended the catalytic convertor warranty on some models to 10 years or 120,000 miles. Please contact your local GM dealer to see if your vehicle is included.

Power Window Motors May Fail From Overheating

A door window may move slowly or stop in mid travel due to a failing power window motor. The affected window may start working again after the motor cools off. Replacing the faulty window motor will commonly correct this concern.

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2001 Buick Century Questions

The check coolant light is on, but the fluid level is fine with no fault codes. (1 answer)

Is there something other than wiring that I should check? ALso, the coolant temp is good; all the hoses, water pump and coolant are new.

My Buick will drive in reverse but won't drive forward now...what can be the problem (1 answer)

Revs in drive but will move in reverse....stopped going forward at stop sign

I think i might have a problem with my battery. I tried turning it on and nothing comes on no light and nothing on the dash. Could it be the battery or starter? (1 answer)

I had bought a new battery about 2 months ago and it was working fine. Yesterday my battery wasnt working so my husband jumped it and it was working fine. Now today i go to unlock it by the remote and nothing so i unlocked it manually amd try to start it. Nothing came on, no clicking or sound was...

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2001 Buick Century Recalls

GM Recalls 2000-2001 Models Due to Faulty Air Bag Label

The air bag warning label on the sun visors does not comply with required size and content guidelines. GM mailed customers a new label to install on their visors.

2000-2001 Buick Century, Regal, and Chevrolet Impala Models Recalled Due to Side Air Bag Defect

The side air bag inflator may separate from the air bag module during deployment. This may cause reduced protection and injury to occupants. Dealers will replace the side impact air bag module.

GM Recalls Multiple 2000-2001 Vehicles Due to Possible Seat Belt Failure

The seat belt buckles may not have been properly heat-treated during the manufacturing process. This may cause the buckles not to function correctly during a collision, which may cause injury. Dealers will replace the seat belt buckles.

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2001 Buick Century Reviews

Good car as my second vehicle. I bought a 2001 Buick Century its a wonderful car with 3.8L V6 in its class. Purrs at 40mph no problems with vehicle. Its very comfortable the Buick gets 28mpg never put high repairs in it. The car now has 158,000 miles did get alignment and replaced two rotors other than that car is flawless. Get it checked at every 5,000 miles as regular oil changes etc., seems ...
my has engine lite on . they tell me it my purge solenoid.what does it do and how do i change it
i keep smelling antifreeze low coolant light want go off changed the antifreeze change the oil and making some kind of belt noise and like sprinkles of some fluid i dnt know if its the coolant fluid sprinkles car not smoking temp gage go futher than usual but not to hot help me plz.

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