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2008 Buick Lucerne Problems

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Most Common 2008 Buick Lucerne Problems

The fuel pump may fail causing the engine to stall and not restart.
An engine oil leak may develop from the front crankshaft seal. Our technicians tell us a revised front crankshaft seal is available to correct this concern.
A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.
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0 Known 2008 Buick Lucerne Brakes Problems

1 Known 2008 Buick Lucerne Drive Train Problem

You may be able to prevent transmission problems by servicing the transmission and inspecting the fluid every 30,000 miles. If the fluid is dark or burned then the transmission system should be com...

1 Known 2008 Buick Lucerne Electrical & Lights Problem

10 Known 2008 Buick Lucerne Engine Problems

The fuel pump may fail causing the engine to stall and not restart.
An engine oil leak may develop from the front crankshaft seal. Our technicians tell us a revised front crankshaft seal is available to correct this concern.

2 Known 2008 Buick Lucerne Exhaust & Emissions Problems

A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.
The 2006-2011 Buick Lucerne is known to have issues with the EVAP system, a part of your emission control system. The EVAP canister vent valve or valve solenoid wiring may fail causing illuminatio...

1 Known 2008 Buick Lucerne Heating & Air Conditioning Problem

Extended life coolant may become contaminated and require cooling system service before the recommended 100,000 miles.

0 Known 2008 Buick Lucerne Maintenance Problems

1 Known 2008 Buick Lucerne Miscellaneous Problem

Our technicians recommend flushing the brake fluid every 60,000 miles. Brake fluid that is dirty may cause problems in the brake system.

3 Known 2008 Buick Lucerne Suspension & Steering Problems

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 steering wheel position sensor may fail, resulting in the service stability message being displayed.

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Known 2008 Buick Lucerne Problems & Complaints

The fuel pump may fail causing the engine to stall and not restart.
A Loose or worn gas cap may cause Check Engine Light to illuminate.
An engine oil leak may develop from the front crankshaft seal. Our technicians tell us a revised front crankshaft seal is available to correct this concern.
The crankshaft position sensor may fail causing the engine to stall intermittently, the Check Engine Light may or may not illuminate.
An ignition coil may fail causing one of the cylinders to misfire. Each of the two banks of cylinders has its own coil assembly. If one ignition coil fails the coil assembly for the corresponding...
Our technicians recommend flushing the brake fluid every 60,000 miles. Brake fluid that is dirty may cause problems in the brake system.
The water pump and/or the plastic side tanks on the radiator may leak causing a loss of coolant. The engine may overheat due to coolant loss. Continued coolant loss after external leaks have been r...
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 2006-2011 Buick Lucerne is known to have issues with the EVAP system, a part of your emission control system. The EVAP canister vent valve or valve solenoid wiring may fail causing illuminatio...
An intake manifold vacuum leak can develop from a variety of sources, often causing illumination of the Check Engine Light with codes P0171 & P0174 stored. Thorough diagnoses will be necessary...
The steering wheel position sensor may fail, resulting in the service stability message being displayed.
You may be able to prevent transmission problems by servicing the transmission and inspecting the fluid every 30,000 miles. If the fluid is dark or burned then the transmission system should be com...
Extended life coolant may become contaminated and require cooling system service before the recommended 100,000 miles.
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