Buick News in 2014

  1. 2014

    1. October

      • The wiper motors in 31,600 new SUVs can overheat and catch fire, according to GM.

        If this winter is anything like the last one, would flame-throwing wiper motors be the worst thing in th...

      • A while back GM owners were told to park their SUVs outside far away from structures, trees, leaf piles or pretty much anything that could catch on fire. The reason? The power window switches we...

    2. August

      • GM is recalling more cars because the engine block heater cord can get damaged in the cold. That’s right – the device that’s supposed to keep your engine toasty in the winter is unable to handle...

    3. July

      • General Motors is in the news again with a recall of another 733,000 vehicles, 5 golden rings, 1 partridge in a pear tree and who knows what else at this point…

        The Problem: Your front t...

    4. June

      • Americans will soon celebrate the 4th of July with a weekend full of hot dogs and fireworks. The only thing that’s more All-American these days is a massive GM recall, and GM is happy to oblige ...

      • The 2014 Buick LaCrosse is acting a bit possessed these days. Not the “360-degree-head-spinning, better-call-an-exorcist” variety of possessed, but more along the lines of a b-rated horror flick...

      • Hey, it’s the weekend and you know what that means! Another massive recall from GM for ignition switch problems. Cue the sad trombone. Here’s a breakdown of what you need to know.

        GM is ...

      • It’s been a couple weeks since GM’s last recall and I can imagine that CEO Mary Barra is starting to twitch. Must. Recall. More. Cars. It’s addictive – at least I can only assume it is, given th...

    5. May

      • Last week, GM announced a recall of another 2.4 million vehicles. For those keeping score, that brings the total number of recalled cars and trucks in 2014 to over 13.7 million. For perspective,...

      • Pop quiz, everyone! When installing brakes, the rear rotors should be installed on which of the following:

        The front brake assembly The rear brake assembly

        Write your answer do...

    6. March