Buick Repair and Maintenance
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Buick ProblemsCar Won't Start Because of Anti-Theft System That Uses Raised-Chip Key
Problems with the 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 the key and ignition lock cylinder must be replaced to correct this condition.
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 control solenoid.
On vehicles equipped with rear air springs, the air compressor may fail causing the rear suspension to sit low.
Buick QuestionsHad hubs in rear replaced & new tires / now rear whining noise while driving lou (1 answer)
Slow down to stop mode & the whining comes to a stop - any idea?
I've changed , supercharger gasket, manifold gasket, intake manifold gasket, coil packs, fuel filter, , checked fuel pressure, changed the computer, , all O2 sensors are new, new exhaust and C, converter , also tranny. It's better but I still can't give it full throttle. It Boggs out ...
Have changed the head gasket , water pump, flushed the system ,replace the radiator hoses, thermostat . but it still heats up from time to time, completed work on it 2 days ago. Help Please.
Buick RecallsPower Steering Assist Fails
The power steering system may fail, resulting in extra effort being required to steer the vehicle. Dealers will replace the electric belt drive rack and pinion steering gear assembly free of charge to resolve the concern.
Defective welds in the left lower seat frame of the vehicle's third row can result in a lack of structural integrity of the seat. This can result in occupant injury in a crash. Dealers will inspect and replace as necessary the left lower third row seat frame free of charge to resolve the concern.
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.