Gasoline Engine problems of the 1999 Buick Century

Four problems related to gasoline engine have been reported for the 1999 Buick Century. The most recently reported issues are listed below.

car   Gasoline Engine problem 1
Failure Date: 10/11/2002

Same incident as odi id 8012684. All the hoses were checked prior to contacting the dealer. Dt.

car   Gasoline Engine problem 2
Failure Date: 11/18/2000

After getting off work consumer went to turn vehicle on and engine caught on fire. There was no prior warning to incident occurring. Consumer contacted dealer, and dealer could not figure out what problem was. Said that they were going to call manufacturer for the consumer. Referenced in ea02-030.

car   Gasoline Engine problem 3

While traveling noticed engine knocking. Dealer was contacted, and engine was replaced. Please provide further information.

car   Gasoline Engine problem 4

Engine is knocking when driving. The vehicle was taken to the dealer, it was determined that engine needed to be replaced. Provide further information.

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