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What's Wrong with the Buick Enclave?

The Buick Enclave has a total of 468 complaints. The majority of the complaints involve the transmission (30%) followed by the engine (16%) and the steering (16%).

We'd recommend avoiding the 1st generation (2008–2017) which has the worst overall PainRank™ of 18.27

How Enclave Generations Rank

Gen Model Years Complaints PainRank (?)
2nd Gen Enclave 2018–2018 0 0.0
1st Gen Enclave 2008–2017 468 18.27

Worst Overall Enclave Complaints

Let's take a look at the most common Enclave complaints submitted to over the years.

The complaints are sorted by their PainRank™ which is a score calculated by combining data points such as 1) how long does it take for the problem to start 2) how much does it cost to fix 3) what rank did owners assign to this problem, etc.

Most Complained About Enclave Years

A quick look at which years have the highest complaint volumes. Clicking on the year will take you to their problem pages on