definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
29,000 miles

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problem #4

Feb 182015


  • 116,000 miles
The contact owns a 1996 Buick Lesabre. While driving at 40 mph, the vehicle stalled without warning. The failure recurred three times. The contact also stated that the vehicle failed to start. The vehicle was not repaired. The manufacturer was notified of the failure. The approximately failure mileage was 116,000.

- St Louis , MO, USA

problem #3

Oct 062014

LeSabre 6-cyl

  • miles
Had to remove dome light bulbs beause it doesnt turn off, the lights on the rear St times and I'V just bought a second battery 3 days ago because the lighting problem caues them to burn out. Sometimes the lights will fade out. Mst time it doesnt and I can't turn them off manually either. Just found out about the recalls on this vehicle.

- Philadelphia, PA, USA

problem #2

Sep 152006

(reported on)


  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
1996 Buick Lesabre alarm system goes off when the car is turned on. Consumer would like list of recalls.

- Woodland, CA, USA

problem #1

Aug 171999


  • miles
Electrical power failure/ battery is leaking acid and corrosion on both cables.

- Citrus Heights, CA, USA