Fob will sound horn flash lights. It will be performing well until parked. It would be impossible to build a car that could not have faults, at least if you wanted it to move in the first place. Some auto repair people believe there is a short in the car's wiring harness; others believe the defective ignition system is at fault. For the cost of a packet of printer paper you can have all of the information that is available in a hard copy for a fraction of the price that you would expect to pay. I put on my emergency lights and immediately called on-star.
This has happened three times over span of 9 to 10 months. This started with 40k miles I now have 56k miles on the car! Complaint Number: 10512176 Incident Date: May 7, 2013 Date Added to File: May 15, 2013 Description of the Complaint: The power door locks do not work either with door switches or the remote fab. Complaint Number: 10356384 Incident Date: September 12, 2010 Date Added to File: September 20, 2010 Description of the Complaint: Air bag passenger seat light shows off even with a passenger seated. It took the highway patrol and police 15 minutes to get to us but during that time, I relived visions of us being killed on the highway. The instrument panel many important aspects L.
The engine cranked but would not restart. Weather stationary or in motion no matter what there is a problem. The cars would swerve to keep from hitting us. Replaced batteries even though dic did not show batteries needed changing. This has occurred first in dec.
Old paper repair manuals just don't compare! They do not work with the key fob either. Complaint Number: 10621820 Incident Date: August 10, 2014 Date Added to File: August 12, 2014 Description of the Complaint: While driving home from store my wife and I smelled something burning three blocks from home. I was driving in the middle lane and was unable to get in the shoulder lane because I had no pickup unable to give gas to accelerate so my husband and I were caught in five 5:00 traffic with cars whipping around us on both sides and many exceeding 65 mph. The car was traveling downhill, so the initial indication was loss of power steering. Thank you so much, every penny helps. Traffic was light this time but may not be the next time.
Inspection will disclose that battery, including brand new battery, is dead no voltage whatsoever. After about 10 minutes the low beams came on for the rest of our trip home. I cant describe the horror, looking out my rear view mirror, witnessing our demise time after time. We know this sounds crazy. Accessory Power Outlets Under the leading edge of the hood itself, push the secondary hood release Your vehicle is equipped with 12-volt. Worked but power steering, power brakes, engine were all dead.
I was unable to restart the engine. I switched to the high beams as they were still functioning. Vehicle slowed to a complete stop. You can download a Buick service manual direct from this website, free of charge. Complaint Number: 10499500 Incident Date: February 20, 2013 Date Added to File: February 20, 2013 Description of the Complaint: Experiencing problems with the automatic door locks. A police report was filed. If we've helped you even a small amount please use the slider above to donate whatever you can.
The manufacturer was not made aware of the failure. If you need a repair manual for your Buick, you've come to the right place. Air Conditioning : Press to activate or deactivate air conditioning. The vehicle had not been repaired. Had to have my vehicle jump started, replaced the battery, and replaced the 35 headlamp driver module micro-relay, yet again. Emotionally I am still suffering from the trauma. The service tech at the dealership informed me that this problem is fairly common in fact, when I took the car in for repair this time, there was a pontiac aztec with the same problem being repaired.
If I could afford to purchase another car I would because I don't feel safe any longer in this car. The LaCrosse offers an ultra smooth ride and comfortable interior, making driving enjoyable. Now the door locks are failing, rear passenger was the first to go, now front locks not working properly, what is wrong with this buick I only have a little over 50,0000 miles on the car. The failure mileage was approximately 89,900. I have filed a previous report on the 35 headlamp driver module micro-relay, because it had turned off the low-beam headlights while I was driving, at night, on the highway. I had been experiencing a gasoline smell in the vehicle for months.
Regular servicing and maintenance of your Buick LaCrosse can help maintain its resale value, save you money, and make it safer to drive. In the dark old days of auto repair, you had to buy a traditional service manual in book format which would retail at a higher cost. Complaint Number: 10682810 Incident Date: January 30, 2015 Date Added to File: February 11, 2015 Description of the Complaint: I turned the key in the ignition to start the car. While traveling approximately 65 mph, the vehicle stalled without warning. Audio Steering Wheel Warning Flashers Controls C. We do it ourselves to help you do-it-yourself, and whatever your mechanical ability, the practical step-by-step explanations, linked to over 900 photos, will help you get the job done right. Still does not work properly also when using rke, the door lock knob will not come up all the way and the door is not unlocked.
Rolling out as a 2005 model, essentially replacing both the Century and Regal, the LaCrosse was offered with a 3. Keys got stuck in ignition after the recall was performed on the vehicle. All of Chilton's online content for the 2008 Buick LaCrosse is updated monthly, so you'll have the most recent information on hand for any Do-It-Yourself project. Complaint Number: 10640478 Incident Date: July 9, 2014 Date Added to File: October 1, 2014 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2008 buick lacrosse. Immediately, a very large roar like an airplane occurred just as the engine started. It doesn't matter if someone is in the passenger seat or not. I have never experienced this kind of problem with any other of my automobiles.