1992 BUICK Century

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

3 Recalls for 1992 BUICK Century

Recall Date Component Summary
September 15, 1995 SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE

THESE VEHICLES WERE ASSEMBLED WITH REAR OUTBOARD SAFETY BELT ANCHORAGES THAT MAY NOT WITHSTAND THE REQUIRED LOAD. THIS DOES NOT COMPLY WITH FMVSS NO.210, “SEAT BELT ASSEMBLY ANCHORAGES.”

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE EXISTING ANCHOR BOLTS WITH A NEW SHOULDER BOLT AND THREAD LOCKING ADHESIVE. ADDITIONALLY, NOISE CONTROL PATCHES WILL BE APPLIED AT EACH ANCHORAGE.

December 6, 1991 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

THE REVERSE SERVO APPLY PIN MAY BIND IN THE CASE WHICH COULD CAUSE REVERSE BAND DISTRESS (LOSS OR SLIPPING OF REVERSE), REVERSE BAND DRAG IN DRIVE RANGE (POOR PERFORMANCE — POOR POWER), OR THE TRANSMISSION TO REMAIN IN REVERSE WHILE THE SHIFT INDICATOR SHOWS NEUTRAL GEAR POSITION.

Remedy:

REPLACE THE TRANSAXLE WHERE REQUIRED.

May 11, 1992 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

THE OPTIONAL REMOTE ENTRY MODULE MAY HAVE A FAULT WHICH CAUSES RANDOM ACTUATION OF INTERIOR LAMPS, DOOR LOCKS, AND/OR TAILGATE RELEASE. THIS ACTUATION MAY OCCUR WHILE THE VEHICLE IS IN USE OR UNATTENDED.

Remedy:

REPLACE THE REMOTE ENTRY MODULE WITH A NEWLY REVISED MODULE TO PREVENT RANDOM ACTUATION.

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1 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 1992 BUICK Century

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50 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 1992 BUICK Century

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE
ODI Number: 505652
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 506613
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 509618
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HAZARD FLASHING WARNING LIGHTS | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL:FLASHER UNIT
ODI Number: 510233
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER
ODI Number: 510233
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
ODI Number: 510233
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR
ODI Number: 510233
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 511982
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 511843
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL
ODI Number: 500220
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC | STRUCTURE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10071282
TIRES
ODI Number: 10126200
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 980965
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 980785
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
ODI Number: 986378
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WEBBING
ODI Number: 977864
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 975039
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WEBBING
ODI Number: 967105
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE
ODI Number: 969155
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL
ODI Number: 960488
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 960327
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM:DRUM
ODI Number: 960327
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST
ODI Number: 959199
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:PARK/NEUTRAL START INTERLOCK SWITCH
ODI Number: 895704
EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
ODI Number: 885378
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL
ODI Number: 885799
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR | INTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 879306
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 855830
STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS
ODI Number: 845171
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
ODI Number: 845529
STEERING:RACK AND PINION
ODI Number: 834693
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 828445
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 826364
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 826926
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM
ODI Number: 825736
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER
ODI Number: 819839
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM:WHEEL CYLINDERS
ODI Number: 817778
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 808239
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE
ODI Number: 801416
POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY | STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 800430
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 743936
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM | LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH
ODI Number: 742693
STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR
ODI Number: 739349
EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
ODI Number: 700372
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 566624
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 544055
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER
ODI Number: 535682
STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS
ODI Number: 535682
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 530401
POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 509300
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0 Investigations for 1992 BUICK Century

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Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

2 Service Alerts for 1992 BUICK Century

Date Description
December 1, 1999 106000 POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

SOME VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH HYDRA-MATIC 3T40, 4T60 OR 4T60-E TRANSXALES MAY COMMENT ON A GRINDING AND / OR GROWLING NOISE THAT IS NOTICEABLE WHEN IN PARK ON INCLINE. *TT

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August 1, 1995 105000 POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE

GRINDING AND/OR GROWLING NOISE IN PARK ON INCLINE.*SD

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