Exterior Lighting Problems of Buick Rainier

Buick Rainier owners have reported 49 exterior lighting related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 5 most common exterior lighting problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's headlights (30 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's exterior lighting (14 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Exterior Lighting related problems of Buick Rainier

  Recently reported Exterior Lighting problems of Buick Rainier

The Headlights problem

Headlights fail intermittently while driving. While driving last night the low beam headlights went out. The high beams still worked. This is about the sixth time this has happened. I changed out the headlight relay just before this occurred as I had seen a recall on 2006 and 2007 Rainiers showing   Read details...

The Exterior Lighting problem

Low beams on lighting goes out for no apparent reason. This has happened two times in the last two weeks. Dealership says they just can't find anything wrong. Although they had another vehicle there with same problem. This seems to be a recurring problem with gm SUV's.   Read details...

The Fog Light Switch problem

Our low beam lights quit working without warning. Sometimes they come back on at other times they do not and you have to hit the high beams or even the fog lights. Not a good thing to happen. Car is always in motion at night when failure happens.   Read details...

The Headlight Switch problem

The drivers door master power switch shorts out - cannot roll down windows (of any kind), lights flicker and go out completely my headlights turn off completely while im driving!!!!! and has caused me to immediately pull over with no lights, no vision to turn them on manually!!! unacceptable!!   Read details...

The Brake Light problem

While driving 35 mph consumer applied the brakes and pedal went to the floor, but stopped. Vehicle was hit from the rear. The other driver informed consumer that he did not see the brake lights from behind. Consumer was able to drive vehicle home. Will call the dealership for an appointment.   Read details...

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