10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 1
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
57,172 miles

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problem #6

Aug 172019

Lucerne

  • 71,818 miles
TL the contact owns a 2009 Buick Lucerne. While driving 40 mph, the vehicle stalled in the middle of the road and turned off. There were no warning indicators illuminated. The contact was able to restart the vehicle, but it continued to stall and turn off. The vehicle was not able to be driven and was towed to the contact's residence. The vehicle was towed to northwest hills Chevrolet Buick GMC (located at 2065 E main St, torrington, ct 06790, (860) 626-5296) where it was diagnosed that the rear fuse block and the relay needed to be replaced. The vehicle was not repaired. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. The failure mileage was 71,818.

- Granby, CT, USA

problem #5

Sep 112009

Lucerne

  • miles
Takata recal.L all of the above.right rear door lock.key fob.permanent carbon monozide posion.see the complaints on file.

- Bountiful, UT, USA

problem #4

Jan 032017

Lucerne 6-cyl

  • 92,800 miles
The contact owns a 2009 Buick Lucerne. While driving 55 mph, the vehicle stalled and the steering wheel became difficult to turn. There were no warning indicators illuminated, but the issue occurred previously and the service air bag indicator illuminated. The contact was able to restart the vehicle after several minutes each time. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. The manufacturer was not notified the failure mileage was 92,800. Updated 03/07/17

- Canton, NJ, USA

problem #3

May 272015

Lucerne

  • 68,000 miles
The contact owns a 2009 Buick Lucerne. The contact stated that the vehicle randomly lost power. Once the vehicle restarted, it would shutter and jerk. In addition, the speed would accelerate and decelerate during the failure before returning back to normal. The engine service center light would illuminate on the instrument panel and the traction control and anti-lock brakes would not work. The vehicle was taken to the dealer where it was diagnosed that there could be a bad connection between the accelerator pedal and the fuel being sent to the engine. The vehicle was not repaired. The failure mileage was 68,000.

- Star Junction, PA, USA

problem #2

Feb 012015

Lucerne 6-cyl

  • 108,290 miles
While driving in petoskey the car started to miss an backfiring then the motor stop running. I couldn't stop or steer the car. After I got the car finely stopped the car wouldn't start up an I could smell like wire burning. I had the car delivered to an auto shop brown motors in harbor springs mi. After the diagnosis they found that the fuse block under the rear seat was burned up at the fuel pump fuse, an was on fire at one time.. the fuse block was beyond fixing an needed a new one installed. There was a recall on the ignition switch, but this isn't what is wrong with these cars, I don' believe that the ignition switch on there recall are what is wrong, I believe that the fuse block is what wrong with there recalls when the fuse shorts out the fuel pump stops an so does the car motor. Strange that the car dealers for some reason has them in stock, there should be a recall on all car with this type of fuse box, this is what causing these car to stop running an get in a accidents. To day I got lucky.

- Alba, MI, USA

problem #1

Sep 212010

Lucerne 6-cyl

  • 2,123 miles
Engine oil leaks, timing cover gasket, oil pan gasket-08/27/12 both head gaskets-04/02/13 found oil on garage floor today. Going to dealer 06/03/13.

- Davison, MI, USA