2000 Buick Lesabre - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 2000 Buick Lesabre

675 problems have been reported for the 2000 Buick Lesabre. The following chart shows the 23 most common problems for 2000 Buick Lesabre. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's visibility with 227 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system (83 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2000 Buick Lesabre

small car iamge PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

In our research we use the PPMY index to compare the reliability of vehicles. The PPMY index of a certain model is defined as the problems reported per thousand vehicles per Year. The total sales of the 2000 Buick Lesabre in the United States are 190,368 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Buick Lesabre owners in the last 18 years is 675, and the age of the vehicle is 18, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

      PPMY Index = 675 / 190,368 / 18 * 1000 = 0.20.

For more information, refer to this page: A study of reliability comparison across Buick Lesabre model year vehicles.

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service years since the debut of the 2000 Buick Lesabre in 2000.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2018
3
  2017
6
  2016
9
  2015
7
  2014
19
  2013
13
  2012
12
  2011
16
  2010
20
  2009
13
  2008
37
  2007
43
  2006
40
  2005
51
  2004
81
  2003
55
  2002
46
  2001
30
  2000
6

small car iamge Compare the 2000 Buick Lesabre with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Buick Lesabre, the following table can be used to compare the 2000 Buick Lesabre with the Buick Lesabre from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 2000 Lesabre is 675 while the average number of problems reported for the 11 model years of the Buick Lesabre is 266.

Table 3. Compare the 2000 Buick Lesabre with other model years

Model Year Number of Problems
  2006 Lesabre
4
  2005 Lesabre
81
  2004 Lesabre
175
  2003 Lesabre
179
  2002 Lesabre
341
  2001 Lesabre
356
  2000 Lesabre
675
  1999 Lesabre
217
  1998 Lesabre
401
  1997 Lesabre
402
  1996 Lesabre
98


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