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1996 Buick Century Custom SK 4dr Sedan

1996 Buick Century
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan Special, Mid-Size
20 mpg city / 29 mpg hwy
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popping sound at turning
sometimes i hear a popping sound when turning, like a hip popping at pelvis insert. i dont hear it all the time when i turn, but sometimes. i hear it too sometimes when i release ...
Asked by Clayton D April 19, 2015, 11:20 am 0 reply
my car knocks when i start it up it dont knock when i drive it
I need help please
Asked by Ashley C April 17, 2015, 3:42 pm 0 reply
Lights in 1999 buick century
When I turn the key in my ignition my emergency flasher come on an stay on untill I pull my light switch out but then my lights don't come on only my parking lights and no dash lig...
Asked by Matthew S April 15, 2015, 9:43 pm 0 reply
Serpentine belt
Changed serpentine belt now it's a really loud screeching when running
Asked by John W April 3, 2015, 10:58 am 0 reply
how do you know if your car has exhaust leak?
My 1998 century custom which is normally a quiet running engine now sounds like a Harley???
Asked by Michelle S April 2, 2015, 11:04 pm 0 reply
Check Engine Light Flashing
The check engine light is flashing and when you stop the car it stops running. It will start up and run but there is also a moderate clicking noise. For several months, the overflo...
Asked by Floyd J March 9, 2015, 9:37 am 1 reply
I have a 1999 buick century custom with a 3.1 3100 and a 1991 chevy lumina with a 3.1 i was just wondering if the transmission from the buick fit in the lumina. Also, i wanted to k...
Asked by Christina V March 6, 2015, 8:11 am 1 reply
vibration under load
vibrates under load over 50 mph
Asked by Floyd G February 28, 2015, 7:23 pm 0 reply
would a bad intake gasket cause both radiator hoses to collapse?
Tho the hoses are basically sucked flat, the temp gauge barely fluctuates nor does the heat. I changed the top hoses thinking it was a little soft, it made no difference. When the ...
Asked by Lara J February 26, 2015, 10:47 pm 0 reply
Any comments on my radiator for my car
I've got the water pump change because it was leaking cause my car would run a lil hot. but now the mechanic saying it my radiator but it only a year and half old and it's not lea...
Asked by Ronette F January 19, 2015, 10:50 am 3 replies
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