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1998 Buick Riviera Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1998 Buick Riviera

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1998 Buick Riviera is between $315 and $385 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

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1998 Buick Riviera
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$350
Annual Repair Cost
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The mass air flow or crankshaft position sensor may fail causing the engine to intermittently stall. It may be necessary for the engine to cool down before it will restart.
An automatic transmission fluid leak may develop from the rubber section of a transmission cooler line. In some cases the rubber section of hose can be replaced. In others, the complete cooler ...
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 contr...
If replace power antenna with a regular one, what do I need to do so?
Apparently it's not the high pressure side so it has a leak. Well we went to put the uv leak find...
The loud constant humming noise stops after about 1 minute and will sometimes start up again whil...
Overall (2 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
November 08, 2010
1998 Buick Riviera
I bought a 1998 Riviera for my wife new in late 1998. This has been the best car we have ever owned, everything is original and everything works like new. the car now has 142,000 miles 11-8-10. The...
January 06, 2009
1998 Buick Riviera
Purchased off lease in 2001 with 35,000 miles. Car has been trouble-free mechanically. I've replaced the power windows switch on the driver's side, the struts twice, and the battery. Everything ...