1996 Buick Park Avenue Repair and Maintenance Costs
A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1996 Buick Park Avenue
The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1996 Buick Park Avenue is between $317 and $387 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.
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1996 Buick Park Avenuescores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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Problems with anti-theft systems using the raised-chip key can prevent the car from starting. The wires in the steering column to the ignition lock cylinder tend to break. The key and ignition loc...
Do to a low or erratic voltage condition, the fuel gauge needle may "jump" around and become stuck on the back side of the "stop" below the "empty" indicator. This does not mean the gauge is broken...
The intake manifold gasket may develop external engine oil and/or coolant leak. The intake manifold will need to be removed and the gasket replaced to correct this issue.
replaced the diode and the lights still stay on when driving
pulled switch out and still stays on while driving.
A BACKFIRE DURING ENGINE STARTING CAN CAUSE BREAKAGE OF THE UPPER INTAKE MANIFOLD.
THESE VEHICLES WERE ASSEMBLED WITH ONE OR MORE INCORRECT SAFETY BELT AND/OR SAFETY BELT BUCKLE EN...
THESE VEHICLES WERE ASSEMBLED WITH A MALFUNCTION ALARM, LIGHTING AND LOCKING (MALL) MODULE THAT C...
Overall (3 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Electrical & Lights
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
August 02, 2013
1996 Buick Park Avenue of Avery Automotive Repair and Towing
I got this car in 2011. I have had to put on struts and tune up. runs great. Tons of power. A/c does not blow as hard as like but gets cold. Great school car or cheap car
August 21, 2010
Bought the car about 3 months ago, runs very quiet and strong. Love the air ride only problem was bad compressor, found re-manufactured one online for cheap (e-bay motors) and the Fuel Pump gauge n...
August 04, 2010
1996 Buick Park Avenue
we bought a park ave with 128,000 miles and this car is a "special luxury to have. The ride is very smooth, the engine is a work horse.