Buick Century owners have reported 30 suspension related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 8 most common suspension problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's suspension (13 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's front suspension (6 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Front Suspension problems|
|Front Suspension Stabilizer Bar problems|
|Sway Bar problems|
|Front Suspension Wheel Bearing problems|
|Multiple Axle Suspension problems|
|Front Suspension Lower Control Arm problems|
|Front Suspension Hub problems|
The "swaybar" for steering broke. I brought it to my mechanic and he says he has seen this issue with Buick Centurys before. It cost approximately $825. 00 to fix. Read details...
While driving at any speed, consumer can hear a distinct popping sound coming from the front end of the vehicle. The dealer has examined the vehicle and cannot locate the problem. Also, the dealer has replaced the shocks on the front end. Read details...
The contact owns a 1997 Buick Century. She stated that there was a loud clunking noise in the vehicle. Upon having her wheel bearings repaired, she found the stabilizer bar had broken off of the tire. She then attempted to order the part from an automotive store and was told that there was a defect Read details...
The contact owns a 2001 Buick Century. The contact stated that he took the vehicle to a repair shop to have the brakes repaired. He was informed that the front lower control arm, sway bar shaft and all of the bushings attached to the parts were covered with rust. The vehicle was repaired. Read details...
While driving driver heard a loud noise coming from the front of the vehicle. Took the vehicle to the gas station. Mechanic informed consumer that the wheel bearings failed. Read details...