Compare Buick Vehicles

PainRank combines owner data, recall frequency, vehicle age, and other factors to give you a guide about which vehicles are a pain-in-the-butt to own. We’ve also ranked Buick generations, so you can get a better sense of which vehicles and model years you should avoid like the plague.

Why You Should Avoid the 1st Generation Buick Enclave

From 2008 to 2017, the Enclave accumulated an overall PainRank™ of 18.86. By our math that means it ranks last in overall reliability. See why it ranks so poorly.

Want to know now all 20 Buick generations rank?

Rank Model Generation Years Reliability PainRank
20th Enclave Gen 1 2008—2017
19th LeSabre Gen 8 1999—2005
18th LaCrosse Gen 2 2010—2016