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2003 Buick LeSabre – engine vibrates at idle

Dear Doctor: I recently had my 2003 Buick LeSabre serviced at 96,000 miles, including oil change, tune-up, transmission fluid change and replacement of two motor mounts. Now, after this service the engine vibrates at idle. The mechanic replaced the mounts … Continue reading

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2003 Buick LeSabre replace fuel filter

Dear Doctor: My 2003 Buick LeSabre is a great car. Is it necessary to replace the fuel filter every 15,000 miles? My owner’s manual does not make reference to doing this. Tony Dear Tony: Car manufacturers refer to “mileage service … Continue reading

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1994 Buick LeSabre – oil leaking from rear seal

Dear Doctor: I own a 1994 Buick LeSabre with 110,000 miles and have taken very good care of it for the last six years of ownership. Unfortunately, I need the seal replaced (been adding 1 to 2 quarts of oil … Continue reading

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2004 Buick Regal – poor wire connections

Dear Doctor: I own a 2004 Buick Regal with a 3.8L V-6 engine (40,500 mileage). The service engine, anti-lock brake and traction off lights are all illuminated on the dashboard, but only sporadically. I’ve had this problem for about a … Continue reading

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1997 Buick Century – power-operated window switch

Dear Doctor: I have a minivan with a problem with the passenger side window. The power-operated switch sometimes does not work on form either the driver’s side control or the passenger’s. I’m very handy and would like to fix it … Continue reading

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2007 Buick LaCrosse – transaxle fluid dipstick types

Dear Doctor: Someone replaced the original automatic transaxle fluid dipstick on my 2007 Buick LaCrosse 3.8L with one that has a maximum crosshatched area only at the end. Is it good to use this type of dipstick for checking automatic … Continue reading

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1996 Buick Century – cylinder gasket failure

Dear Doctor: I had a 1996 Buick Century with cylinder gasket failure, which was repaired in 2003 at my local Buick dealer, but repair costs were not covered as it was out of warranty at 69,000 miles. My current 2002 … Continue reading

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