Buick Rendezvous owners have reported 7 problems related to brake electric antilock (under the service brakes category). The most recently reported issues are listed below. Also please check out the statistics and reliability analysis of Buick Rendezvous based on all problems reported for the Rendezvous.
The contact owns a 2004 Buick Rendezvous. The contact stated that while driving at various speeds, the abs system and the traction control system engaged without warning. Also, the fuel gauge was providing erroneous readings. The vehicle was taken to a repair local shop, who was unable to diagnose the failure. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure and did not offer any assistance. The vehicle was not repaired. The failure and current mileages were 103,000. Updated 09/05/lj.
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The contact owns a 2003 Buick Rendezvous. The contact stated that the abs system was engaging independently and as a result, the brakes would not function properly. The vehicle was taken to a local repair shop where the wheel bearings and tires were replaced and the wiring harness was inspected. The failure persisted and as a last resort, the contact completely disconnected the abs system. The manufacturer was not made aware of the failure and the vehicle was not further repaired. The failure mileage was 76,000 and the current mileage was 104,000.
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The anti lock lights and awd disabled lights came on and the brakes acted as if sliding on ice when trying to stop on a dry and smooth road.
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The contact owns a 2002 Buick Rendezvous. While driving 5 mph, the brake pedal stiffens and the vehicle fails to stop when it should. The failure does not occur while driving at high speeds. Safety recall # 05v379000 (service brakes: hydraulic antilock) does not apply to the VIN. The current mileage is 72,463 and failure mileage was 65,000.
I have a 2002 Buick Rendezvous that just recently started having abs and traction active issues. This only occurs at slow speeds such as pulling into or out of a parking space, going through drive thru's, etc. When it happens, the anti-lock brakes come on and the pedal vibrates and it takes the car longer to stop. When the abs kicks in, it sometimes then activates the "traction active" light. I also notice this happening when driving on downgrades or small hills that I'm traveling at slow speeds. I also sometimes hear a rubbing sound when the traction activation light comes on. I have had this car in the dealership twice and they first said it was because I had two different brands of tires - so I replaced them and that didn't make any difference. I have asked them to check the abs sensor/wheel bearing, but they state it's fine. After reading several of the same issues on this site, I feel there is definitely a faulty issue with the abs sensor. My car has 73,000 miles on it.
At a slow turning speed the brakes give out and you have to re-pump the brakes for the brakes to work again . Also when you make a turn it sounds like somthing is straining ( sounds like a bunch of dying cows are under the hood of the car ) had the car in twice and was told I am turning the car to hard and there is nothing wrong with the brakes ! I have almost had two accidents because of the brakes and the moaning under the hood of the car is getting worse . This has been going on since they end of April 2005.
2002 Buick Rendezvous.
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Service Brakes problems||
|Brake Hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings problems||
|Brake Electric Antilock problems||
|Brake Sensor problems||
|Brake Abs Warning Light problems||
|Brake Grinding Noise problems||
|Brake Light On problems||
|Brakes Failed problems||
|Brake Disc Pads problems||
|Brake Fluid Leak problems||