really awful
Crashes / Fires:
6 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
6,250 miles

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problem #8

Nov 242003


  • 50,000 miles
After starting the ignition air bag light illuminated and stayed illuminated while the vehicle was being operated.

- Hopewell Junction, NY, USA

problem #7

Jan 132001

Regal 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Airbag light on dashboard comes on and off intermittently. Stays on for a few days and then goes off. I have read that there was a recall for this probelm in Dec 2000. I have never received a recall notice from the dealer. Crowley Buick located in bristol, ct or GM. I purchased the car new in July 2000.

- Unionville, CT, USA

problem #6

Oct 172000


  • miles
The vehicle was involved in a frontal collision, and the air bags failed to deploy.

- Cortez, CO, USA

problem #5

Jun 142002


  • miles
While driving at 25-30 mph consumer went into a slight skid and ran into barriers on the side of door, and front of the vehicle. Upon impact, front air bags did not deploy.

- Washington, DC, USA

problem #4

Jun 142001

(reported on)


  • miles
While traveling at 20 mph and when trying to avoid another vehicle consumer front tire ran into curve, causing frontal air bags to deploy without any indication.

- Brintwood, NY, USA

problem #3

May 182001


  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Consumer's vehicle was in volved in a frontal collision with a 1989, astro van at approximately 45 mph or less. Upon impact, both air bags did not deploy. Dealer notified, and was unwilling to assist in this matter.

- Indianapolis, IN, USA

problem #2

Feb 022001


  • miles
A truck hit consumer's vehicle at 35 to 40 mph, and none of airbags deployed. Car had been to dealer three times for severe electrical problems.

- Van Couver, WA, USA

problem #1

Mar 072000


  • miles
Vehicle was involved in a frontal collision of 25 mph or more, and both air bags failed to deploy. Inter pride rental notified.

- Campwood, MI, USA