Buick - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

📉 Compare Buick models

The following chart shows the Buick models that have had the most problems reported. Note that a model on the top of the list may simply indicate that it is a popular model rather than a problematic car. For example, over the years, Buick has sold far more Lesabre model cars than the Roadmaster model.

Table 1. Compare Buick models

Buick ModelNumber of Problems
  Lesabre
2,993
  Regal
2,270
  Lacrosse
2,259
  Enclave
1,888
  Rendezvous
1,401
  Century
1,381
  Lucerne
1,070
  Park Avenue
922
  Rainier
457
  Verano
426
  Encore
315
  Terraza
255
  Skylark
195
  Riviera
139
  Roadmaster
56

📊 Number of problems reported for all models of Buick built between 2019 and 1996

Owners of Buick cars have reported a total of 16,027 problems across all Buick models built from 2019 to 1996. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Buick models, is 665.2. Cars from Buick's 1998 model year have the most problems reported (1,237 problems).

Table 2. Number of problems reported during the vehicle's first year in service

Model YearNumber of Problems
  2019 Buick
24
  2018 Buick
54
  2017 Buick
80
  2016 Buick
162
  2015 Buick
264
  2014 Buick
314
  2013 Buick
434
  2012 Buick
490
  2011 Buick
784
  2010 Buick
584
  2009 Buick
549
  2008 Buick
1,225
  2007 Buick
627
  2006 Buick
1,005
  2005 Buick
939
  2004 Buick
737
  2003 Buick
794
  2002 Buick
1,188
  2001 Buick
771
  2000 Buick
1,182
  1999 Buick
886
  1998 Buick
1,237
  1997 Buick
1,005
  1996 Buick
629

🔎 Common problems of Buick Vehicles

The following chart shows the most common problems reported across all models of Buick cars. The number one most common problem of Buick cars is related to the vehicle's electrical system, with 2,644 problems reported. The second most common Buick car problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (2,600 problems).



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