Buick Century owners have reported 87 steering related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 17 most common steering problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's steering (20 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's steering rack and pinion (20 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Steering Rack And Pinion problems|
|Steering Tie Rod Assembly problems|
|Hydraulic Power Assist Steering System problems|
|Steering Rack problems|
|Steering Wheel problems|
|Steering Column problems|
|Power Steering Pump problems|
|Steering Gear Box problems|
|Power Steering Fluid problems|
|Steering Knuckle Spindle problems|
|Power Steering Hose, Piping, And Connections problems|
|Steering Pinion Shaft problems|
|Steering Is Loose problems|
|Steering Failed problems|
|Steering Idler Arm problems|
|Steering Noise problems|
Steering locked while driving on highway. Car would speed up on its own without touching the gas peddle. This occurred as soon as the car was taken out of park. Read details...
The contact owns a 1999 Buick Century. Whenever the contact makes a left turn or a u-turn, the steering wheel locks and becomes difficult to turn. The dealer stated that the suspension steering rack locks up when making a left turn. Read details...
2003 Buick Century. Consumer writes in regards to tie rod ends recall information. The repair shop replaced and adjusted the left outer tie rod. Read details...
Dt:the contact owns a 2001 Buick Century custom. At 60,000 miles the power steering or the rack and pinion went out. At time of incident they were driving at a low speed in a parking lot, luckily. The incident happened on the left side. Read details...
1997 Buick Century-steering locks up randomly causing loss of vehicle control. Read details...