2000 Buick Lesabre - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Common problems of the 2000 Buick Lesabre

678 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
(85 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2000 Buick Lesabre

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 19 years is 678, and the age of the vehicle is 19, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

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

2019

1

2018

5

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

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 678
while the average number of problems reported for the 11 model years of the Buick Lesabre is 269.

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