The timing chain tensioner and guides are prone to wear and may develop an abnormal noise, requiring replacement.
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Most reported Buick Skylark problems
Fuel injectors can short-circuit electrically causing a rougher than normal idle and reduced performance.
An engine oil leak may develop from the rear of the engine. This is commonly caused by a failed oil pump drive o-ring seal. The leaking o-ring should be replaced to correct this concern.
A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.
The front struts may show signs of wear, or be excessively bouncy ride at freeway speeds. This may begin to occur at around 75,000 miles.
The head light assembly may not be installed correctly after a head light bulb is replaced causing the head light aim to be incorrect.