1997 Buick Regal Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Buick Regal

1997 Buick Regal Problems

High Pressure Power Steering Hose Can Leak Fluid

The high pressure power steering hose will commonly leak fluid; it should be replaced.

Ignition Key Stuck Due to Failed Shifter

The automatic transmission shifter may fail, or a wire may break near the shifter causing the ignition key to become stuck in the ignition lock cylinder.

Failed Fuel Pump Can Cause Engine to Stall

The fuel pump may fail causing engine to stall and not restart.

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1997 Buick Regal Questions

My car cranks and runs 5/10 seconds then cuts off fuel pressure dies .I (2 answers)

Installed new fuel pump ,new fuel filter ,got another key made from dealership but still cant figure out problem.Coil pack is firing.....idk what to try next other than the ECU ..Im dumping money no reaching a solution though,need help

I need a picture diagram of wiring for a turn signal and headlight of car. (1 answer)

I need a picture diagram of
wiring for a turn signal and headlight of a 1997 Buick Regal LS.

My motorized drivers seat wont move back or forward. How can we repair this? (1 answer)

The seat still moves up and down, but wont move backward or forward.

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1997 Buick Regal Recalls

Engine Oil Leaks Onto Exhaust Manifold

Engine oil can leak onto the exhaust manifold, causing a fire hazard. This concern was addressed in previous recall notifications, but improvements to the repair have been made. Dealers will make improved repairs free of charge to resolve the concern.

Recall 09V116000
GENERAL MOTORS IS RECALLING 1,497,516 MY 1997-2003 BUICK REGAL, MY 1998-2003 CHEVROLET LUMINA, MONTE CARLO AND IMPALA, MY 1998-1999 OLDSMOBILE INTRIGUE, MY 1997-2003 PONTIAC GRAND PRIX VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 3.8L V6 NATURALLY ASPIRATED ENGINE. SOME OF THESE VEHICLES HAVE A CONDITION IN WHICH D...
Recall 08V118000
GM IS RECALLING 207,542 MY 1997-2003 BUICK REGAL AND PONTIAC GRAND PRIX VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 3.8L SUPERCHARGED V-6 ENGINE. THESE VEHICLES HAVE HIGHER FRONT ROCKER COVER GASKET TEMPERATURES, CREATING THE POTENTIAL FOR EARLIER DEGRADATION OF THE FRONT ROCKER COVER GASKET AND EVENTUAL OIL SEEPAGE.

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1997 Buick Regal Reviews

Little things on the inside fell apart like the cup holder. the last 3 year have had problems with the windows working. Over all i love it is a GS with traction bar super charger etc/

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