1996 Buick Century - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 1996 Buick Century

80 problems have been reported for the 1996 Buick Century. The following chart shows the 19 most common problems for 1996 Buick Century. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's fuel system, gasoline with 9 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's steering (8 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 1996 Buick Century

small car iamge Problem Occurrence Trend

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service years since the debut of the 1996 Buick Century in 1996.

Table 2. Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2019
0
  2018
0
  2017
0
  2016
0
  2015
0
  2014
0
  2013
1
  2012
1
  2011
2
  2010
0
  2009
1
  2008
2
  2007
0
  2006
0
  2005
0
  2004
5
  2003
4
  2002
4
  2001
3
  2000
3
  1999
7
  1998
4
  1997
7
  1996
12

small car iamge Compare the 1996 Buick Century with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Buick Century, the following table can be used to compare the 1996 Buick Century with the Buick Century from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 1996 Century is 80 while the average number of problems reported for the 10 model years of the Buick Century is 137.

Table 3. Compare the 1996 Buick Century with other model years

Model Year Number of Problems
  2005 Century
22
  2004 Century
42
  2003 Century
139
  2002 Century
164
  2001 Century
151
  2000 Century
203
  1999 Century
246
  1998 Century
219
  1997 Century
107
  1996 Century
80


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