Buick Century owners have reported 3 problems related to brake disc pads (under the service brakes category). The most recently reported issues are listed below. Also please check out the statistics and reliability analysis of Buick Century based on all problems reported for the Century.
: the contact stated the brake pads on the vehicle were defective. The brake pads began to separate after 64500 miles. The service dealer identified the separation. The contact replaced the brake pads. Updated 12/28/06.
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The brake pads wore out prematurely to the point where they were making a grinding metal to metal noise. The brakes were not able to stop vehicle immediately when applied. This resulted in extended stopping distanced. Dealership replaced front brake pads and adjusted the rear brakes.
Upon applying the brakes there was a loud squeaking sound. Manufacturer was notified, and informed owner that this was the normal characteristic of that vehicle. Consumer was also advised that because of the material the pads are made of, there was nothing they could do. Consumer received a loaner 2003 Century and experienced the same defect with this vehicle. The brakes were previously replaced prior to the consumer purchasing the vehicle. The vehicle experienced vibration while driving. The dealer replaced all four tires.
See all problems of the 2003 Buick Century .
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Brake Electric Antilock problems||
|Brake Hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings problems||
|Service Brakes problems||
|Brake Foundation Components problems||
|Brake Light On problems||
|Brake Abs Warning Light problems||
|Brake Disc Rotor problems||
|Brakes Failed problems||
|Brake Drum Wheel Cylinder problems||
|Brake Disc Pads problems||