Buick Skylark - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Buick Skylark owners have reported a total of 195 problems for their cars built in the 4 model years listed in the chart below. The chart shows the number of problems reported across all service years for each given model year of the Buick Skylark. The 1996 Buick Skylark cars have the most problems reported (85 problems).

Table 1. Total number of problems by model year for Buick Skylark

Model Year Number of Problems
  2000 Skylark
1
  1998 Skylark
24
  1997 Skylark
80
  1996 Skylark
85

  Common problems of Buick Skylark

The following chart shows the 20 most common problems for Buick Skylark cars. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (37 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system (36 problems).

Table 2. Common problems of Buick Skylark

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Air Bag
37
  Electrical System
36
  Engine And Engine Cooling
26
  Service Brakes
24
  Seat Belt
12
  Vehicle Speed Control
8
  Steering
6
  Power Train
6
  Visibility
5
  Structure
5
   
  Seats
4
  Unknown Or Other
4
  Suspension
4
  Exterior Lighting
4
  Wheel
4
  Equipment
3
  Gasoline Fuel System
3
  Tire
2
  Air Brake
1
  Latches/locks/linkage
1


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