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Should the blinkers make a noise when in use?

Should the blinkers make a noise when in use?

Question: Should the blinkers make a noise when in use? Jus tgot the bulb changed and the lighter fixed and now the blinkers don't make the clicking noise when in use. 1999 Buick leSabre Answered By L James Johnson, Contributing Writer: It sounds like something changed when the lighter was fixed...

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Big crossovers - traverse and enclave

Don Meredith asked: Big crossovers - traverse and enclave I like the big GM crossovers but isn't the Traverse basically the same truck for less? Answered By L James Johnson... read more December 6, 2010 by 0

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Shifty Buick Service

Q--I brought my car into, I thought, a trustworthy Buick dealership and a young service writer tried to buy my 1996 Regal from me when the transmission had a hard time... read more July 4, 2010 by 0

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Irrational Hornblower

Q--I had a body shop repair the missing material from the bumper on my 1995 Buick Regal. They used Bondo, but it didn’t last long. Do you know of any other solution than... read more June 29, 2010 by 0

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Rebuilt Versus New

Q--I would like to have your opinion on aftermarket rebuilt and over-the-counter auto parts for quality and longevity. Should all of these parts be meeting the... read more June 27, 2010 by 0

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Buick Rendezvous: A Rendezvous Not to be Reported

Q--I purchased one of the first Buick Rendezvous SUVs when they were marketed. I have owned 39 new vehicles in my adult life and this is absolutely the poorest example of... read more June 24, 2010 by 0

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2001 Buick: Modular Obsession

Q--From time to time you mention an automotive part called a module. What is a module? Are all modules the same? What size is a module? Bigger than a bread box? I needed a... read more June 22, 2010 by 0

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1997 Buick: No Open Sesame

Q--My 1997 Buick won't release the hood from the inside release lever. (May be broken?) How do I manually release the hood from under the car or from wherever? A--They... read more June 15, 2010 by 0

2005 Buick LeSabre 4-door Sedan Custom Side Exterior View

Buick LeSabre: Bad, Bad, Bad Coworkers!

Q--I drive about 30 miles (19 of which are on the tollway) to work each day in my Buick LeSabre, but my wife only drives eight miles. Twice a week I trade cars. People tell... read more June 13, 2010 by 0

2013 Buick Regal 4-door Sedan GS Side Exterior View

Buick: Service Ride

Q--Our Buick was just in for a 24,000-mile oil, filter, and lube. The service department said I would need the "recommended" maintenance service. I just had this done at... read more June 13, 2010 by 0

2016 Buick Encore FWD 4-door Sport Touring Temperature Controls

1985 Buick: Pumping Buicks

Q--I have a 1985 Buick and I have to pump the gas pedal at least four or five times to get it started. One day I had to pump it about ten times. The fuel filter has been... read more June 13, 2010 by 0

2002 Buick Park Avenue Ultra

Buick Park Avenue: Access Denied

Q--I have a Buick Park Avenue with the headlights out on the passenger side. Also on that side is the battery and coolant tank, which blocks access to the headlights for... read more June 12, 2010 by 0

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1992 Buick: Life Insurance Needed

Q--When I apply the brake pedal on my 1992 Buick, there is a slight delay before the brakes react. A mechanic said to keep driving it a while. Is there concern? A--Of course... read more June 2, 2010 by 0

2000 Buick LeSabre

Earth Friend

 Q--How do you remove the door panel on a 2000 Buick LeSabre? A--Very carefully. You must first remove any handles and arm rests then carefully slip a tool between the panel... read more May 26, 2010 by 0

2001 Buick Century Custom

2001 Buick Century: Thrumming Buick

Q--There is a loud vibration when I drive with the back windows down on my 2001 Buick Century. I was told that all Buicks do this. Are they BS-ing me? A--I don’t think that... read more May 24, 2010 by 0

1998 Buick LeSabre Custom

1998 Buick LeSabre: Cranky LeSabre

Q--I have a 1997 Buick LeSabre that does not have a burglar alarm. About once a week the ignition doesn't work -- no cranking, not a sound. If I wait about 15 seconds, it... read more May 24, 2010 by 0


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