1990 BUICK Riviera

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

5 Recalls for 1990 BUICK Riviera

Recall Date Component Summary
May 31, 1995 SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WEBBING

THE FRONT OUTER SHOULDER BELT WEB SEW STOP CAN BECOME STUCK IN THE RETRACTOR. THE BELT CAN BE DIFFICULT TO PULL OUT OF THE RETRACTOR AND SOME OCCUPANTS MAY NOT BE ABLE TO FASTEN THE BELT.

Remedy:

DEALER WILL INSTALL A WEBBING STOP BUTTON IF THE CUSTOMER REQUESTS REPAIR.

September 13, 1991 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:BRAKE FLUID LOW WARNING: LAMP

BRAKE INDICATOR LIGHT MAY NOT LIGHT WHEN IGNITION IS IN THE “ON” POSITION, THE PARKING BRAKE IS APPLIED, AND THE SHIFT SELECTOR IS IN THE PARK OR NEUTRAL GEAR RANGE.

Remedy:

REPLACE THE PROM IN THE BODY COMPUTER MODULE TO PREVENT THIS CONDITION FROM OCCURRING.

February 12, 1990 SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR

MISALIGNED REAR SEAT SAFETY BELT SHOULDER RETRACTOR ASSEMBLIES COULD CAUSE PENDULUM INTERFERENCE, CAUSING THE BELT TO REMAIN IN LOCKED POSITION OR TO TRAVEL FREELY WITHOUT LOCKING.

Remedy:

REALIGN REAR SHOULDER BELT RETRACTOR ASSEMBLY.

October 30, 1990 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL

THREADED INFLATOR COMPONENTS MAY HAVE BEEN DAMAGED DURING ASSEMBLY WHICH MAY ALLOW COMPONENTS TO SEPARATE WHEN INFLATOR RECEIVES A SIGNAL TO DEPLOY THE AIR BAG.

Remedy:

REPLACE AIR BAG MODULES CONTAINING POTENTIALLY DEFECTIVE INFLATORS.

September 6, 1990 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:LEVER AND LINKAGE:FLOOR SHIFT

TRANSAXLE SHIFT CONTROL CABLE MAY DISENGAGE FROM THE FROM THE FLOOR SHIFT CONTROL WITH LOSS OF GEAR INDICATOR REFERENCE AND SHIFT SELECTOR OPERATION.

Remedy:

INSTALL A TRANSAXLE SHIFT CONTROL CABLE RETAINING CLIP TO PREVENT CABLE DISENGAGEMENT.

These are complaints about vehicles like yours and some can only be found here. Do they sound familiar?

0 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 1990 BUICK Riviera

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17 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 1990 BUICK Riviera

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Date Component  
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10091911
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 8005341
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN
ODI Number: 974243
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 969996
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 879294
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 825988
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 816919
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 814128
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 810427
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL
ODI Number: 806925
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 801485
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 803373
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 604604
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 548919
STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
ODI Number: 522071
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 474380
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 487311
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1 Investigations for 1990 BUICK Riviera

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

0 Service Alerts for 1990 BUICK Riviera

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