Buick Park Avenue owners have reported 4 problems related to engine shut off without warning (under the engine and engine cooling category).
My sister was the previous owner. The engine shuts down completely. This has occurred while at a stop light, while driving 40 mph down a city street. Fortunately, I have been able to pull over or the miraculously the vehicle re-started quickly. These symptoms are identical to the symptoms of the other gm recalled vehicles.
See all problems of the 2003 Buick Park Avenue.
The contact owns a 2001 Buick Park Avenue. While driving various speeds, the vehicle would shut off without warning. The vehicle was taken to a mechanic, but they could not diagnose the issue. The vehicle was taken in for service, but the issue still persists. The contact feels that the failure could cause injuries if it occurs without warning in traffic. The current mileage was 200,000 and failure mileage was 170,000.
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The contact owns a 2000 Buick Park Avenue. While driving at any speed, the vehicle shuts down. The vehicle was taken to the dealer for a diagnostic; however, they could not detect any codes for the failure. The manufacturer stated that if there were no codes for the failure, the vehicle could not be repaired. The failure and current mileages were 5,200.
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When going downhill the consumer places the vehicle in first gear and the engine dies the mechanic believes that shifting down effects the engine's computer so that it shuts down but the consumer is conserned about what's in the owners manual which states if you dont downshift the brakes could get hot and cause poor or no braking ability. Nlm.
See all problems of the 1998 Buick Park Avenue.
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Manifold/header/muffler/tail Pipe problems||
|Gasoline Engine problems||
|Engine Cooling System problems||
|Engine And Engine Cooling problems||
|Engine Belts And Pulleys problems||
|Car Stall problems||
|Gas Recirculation Valve (egr Valve) problems||
|Check Engine Light On problems||
|Engine Shut Off Without Warning problems||