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BUICK LACROSSE - 2007 BUICK LACROSSE Problems & Complaints

 
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There are 217 complaints filed for the 2007 BUICK LACROSSE

Below is a list of complaints & problems filed against the 2007 BUICK LACROSSE. These problems includes information received by NHTSA from consumers either directly or as recorded by the Vehicle Safety Hotline. This information may be used by NHTSA during the investigation process. If you like to file an official complaint for the 2007 BUICK LACROSSE, you can do so by calling the NHTSA Mon-Fri 8am to 8pm at 888-327-4236, TTY: 800-424-9153. You can also file your complaint online by clicking here. Your complaint will be added to the NHTSA complaints database after a thorough review. If a trend is discovered, an investigation will be opened by the ODI.

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING: HEADLIGHTS

4/27/2016 - DARLINGTON, SC
THE CONTACT OWNS A 2007 BUICK LACROSSE. AFTER THE VEHICLE WAS SHUT OFF, THE HEADLIGHTS REMAINED ILLUMINATED FOR OVER AN HOUR WITHOUT WARNING. THE CONTACT NOTICED A BURNING ODOR EMITTING FROM THE VEHICLE AND DISCOVERED THAT THE HEAD LAMP DRIVER MODULE, LOCATED IN THE FUSE BOX, WAS MELTED. THE VEHICLE WAS TAKEN TO A DEALER WHERE THE TECHNICIAN STATED THAT THE HEAD LAMP MODULE NEEDED TO BE REPLACED. THE VEHICLE WAS NOT REPAIRED. THE CONTACT RECEIVED NOTIFICATION OF NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 14V755000 (EXTERIOR LIGHTING); HOWEVER, THE PART TO DO THE REPAIR WAS UNAVAILABLE. THE CONTACT STATED THAT THE MANUFACTURER EXCEEDED A REASONABLE AMOUNT OF TIME FOR THE RECALL REPAIR. THE MANUFACTURER WAS NOTIFIED OF THE FAILURE. THE FAILURE MILEAGE WAS 86,022. VIN TOOL CONFIRMS PARTS NOT AVAILABLE.

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

4/27/2016 - DARLINGTON, SC
THE CONTACT OWNS A 2007 BUICK LACROSSE. AFTER THE VEHICLE WAS SHUT OFF, THE HEADLIGHTS REMAINED ILLUMINATED FOR OVER AN HOUR WITHOUT WARNING. THE CONTACT NOTICED A BURNING ODOR EMITTING FROM THE VEHICLE AND DISCOVERED THAT THE HEAD LAMP DRIVER MODULE, LOCATED IN THE FUSE BOX, WAS MELTED. THE VEHICLE WAS TAKEN TO A DEALER WHERE THE TECHNICIAN STATED THAT THE HEAD LAMP MODULE NEEDED TO BE REPLACED. THE VEHICLE WAS NOT REPAIRED. THE CONTACT RECEIVED NOTIFICATION OF NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 14V755000 (EXTERIOR LIGHTING); HOWEVER, THE PART TO DO THE REPAIR WAS UNAVAILABLE. THE CONTACT STATED THAT THE MANUFACTURER EXCEEDED A REASONABLE AMOUNT OF TIME FOR THE RECALL REPAIR. THE MANUFACTURER WAS NOTIFIED OF THE FAILURE. THE FAILURE MILEAGE WAS 86,022. VIN TOOL CONFIRMS PARTS NOT AVAILABLE.

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING

4/22/2016 - RICHMOND, IN
THE CONTACT OWNS A 2007 BUICK LACROSSE. THE CONTACT RECEIVED NOTIFICATION OF NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 15V519000 (EXTERIOR LIGHTING). THE PART TO DO THE RECALL REPAIR WAS UNAVAILABLE. THE CONTACT STATED THAT THE MANUFACTURER EXCEEDED A REASONABLE AMOUNT OF TIME FOR THE RECALL REPAIR. THE MANUFACTURER WAS NOT AWARE OF THE ISSUE. THE CONTACT HAD NOT EXPERIENCED A FAILURE. VIN TOOL CONFIRMS PARTS NOT AVAILABLE.

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

4/18/2016 - CINCINNATI, OH
THE CONTACT OWNS A 2007 BUICK LACROSSE. THE CONTACT STATED THAT THERE WAS A FAILURE THAT PROGRESSED IN WHICH THE LOW BEAM HEAD LAMPS RANDOMLY SHORTED. THE CONTACT HAD TO APPLY THE HIGH BEAMS EACH TIME THE FAILURE HAPPENED. THE CONTACT RECEIVED NOTIFICATION OF NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 14V755000 (EXTERIOR LIGHTING) AND THE DEALER WAS UNABLE TO PROVIDE A PERMANENT REMEDY FOR THE CONDITION FOR OVER A YEAR. THE DEALER STATED A YEAR AGO THAT THEY PROVIDED A TEMPORARY SOLUTION. THE FAILURE MILEAGE WAS UNKNOWN. VIN TOOL CONFIRMS PARTS NOT AVAILABLE.

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING

4/18/2016 - CINCINNATI, OH
THE CONTACT OWNS A 2007 BUICK LACROSSE. THE CONTACT STATED THAT THERE WAS A FAILURE THAT PROGRESSED IN WHICH THE LOW BEAM HEAD LAMPS RANDOMLY SHORTED. THE CONTACT HAD TO APPLY THE HIGH BEAMS EACH TIME THE FAILURE HAPPENED. THE CONTACT RECEIVED NOTIFICATION OF NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 14V755000 (EXTERIOR LIGHTING) AND THE DEALER WAS UNABLE TO PROVIDE A PERMANENT REMEDY FOR THE CONDITION FOR OVER A YEAR. THE DEALER STATED A YEAR AGO THAT THEY PROVIDED A TEMPORARY SOLUTION. THE FAILURE MILEAGE WAS UNKNOWN. VIN TOOL CONFIRMS PARTS NOT AVAILABLE.

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING

4/13/2016 - ROSSVILLE, IL
THE CONTACT OWNS A 2007 BUICK LACROSSE. WHILE DRIVING APPROXIMATELY 55 MPH AT NIGHT, THE LOW BEAM HEADLIGHTS FAILED TO ILLUMINATE WITHOUT WARNING. THE HIGH BEAM HEADLIGHTS WERE ACTIVATED. THE FAILURE RECURRED INTERMITTENTLY. THE VIN WAS INCLUDED IN NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 15V519000 (EXTERIOR LIGHTING); HOWEVER, THE PART NEEDED TO PERFORM THE REPAIR WAS UNAVAILABLE. THE CONTACT STATED THAT THE MANUFACTURER EXCEEDED A REASONABLE AMOUNT OF TIME FOR THE RECALL REPAIR. THE MANUFACTURER WAS NOT NOTIFIED OF THE FAILURE. THE FAILURE MILEAGE WAS 60,000.

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING

4/5/2016 - NORTHFIELD, MN
THE CONTACT OWNS A 2007 BUICK LACROSSE. WHILE DRIVING APPROXIMATELY 10 MPH AT NIGHT OVER RAILROAD TRACKS, THE LOW BEAM HEADLIGHTS FAILED TO ILLUMINATE. THE HIGH BEAM HEADLIGHTS WERE ILLUMINATED IN ORDER TO CONTINUE DRIVING. THERE WAS A RECALL ASSOCIATED WITH NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 15V519000 (EXTERIOR LIGHTING); HOWEVER, THE PART NEEDED TO PERFORM THE REPAIR WAS UNAVAILABLE. THE CONTACT STATED THAT THE MANUFACTURER EXCEEDED A REASONABLE AMOUNT OF TIME FOR THE RECALL REPAIR. THE MANUFACTURER WAS NOTIFIED OF THE FAILURE. THE APPROXIMATE FAILURE MILEAGE WAS 100,000. VIN TOOL CONFIRMS PARTS NOT AVAILABLE.

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING

4/3/2016 - WEST FARMINGTON, OH
THIS IS THE SECOND TIME IT HAS HAPPENED TO ME. MY HEADLIGHTS QUIT WORKING. THE FIRST TIME IT WAS NOT AS DARK AND I CAUGHT IT . MY HUSBAND TOOK IT TO SIMS BUICK ON ELM RD. WHERE WE PURCHASED IT. THEY SAID THERE WAS NO RECALL ON IT, BUT WE NEW THERE WAS. MY HUSBAND PAID FOR THE NEW MODULE AND PUT IT IN. THIS TIME IT TOOK PLACE ON TUES. MAR. 29 AND 8:30 PM IN THE DARK. I HAD 3 GIRLS I WAS TAKING HOME FROM WORK AND MY HEADLIGHTS WENT OUT. ALMOST HIT SOMEONE ALONG THE ROAD AND THERE WAS TRAFFIC COMING AT ME. THAKFULLY THE GIRLS GUIDED ME INTO A DRIVEWAY. MY BRIGHTS WORKED TO GET ME AND THE GIRLS HOME. MY HUSBAND CHECKED AGAIN AND WAS TOLD THERE WAS NO RECALL OR FIX. HE BOUGHT THE MODULE AND REPLACED IT HIMSELF. THANK GOD WE WERE SAFE. BUT YOU NEED TO FIGURE IT OUT BEFORE SOMEONE GETS HURT. AND MAKE SURE YOUR DEALERS GET THE INFORMATION.

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING

3/29/2016 - ALBANY, GA
THE CONTACT OWNS A 2007 BUICK LACROSSE. WHILE DRIVING AT VARIOUS SPEEDS, THE HEADLIGHTS FAILED TO ILLUMINATE. THE FAILURE RECURRED TWICE. THE VEHICLE WAS NOT DIAGNOSED NOR REPAIRED. THE MANUFACTURER WAS NOT NOTIFIED OF THE FAILURE. THE FAILURE MILEAGE AND VIN WERE UNKNOWN.

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING

3/28/2016 - NEW PALASTINE, IN
THE CONTACT OWNS A 2007 BUICK LACROSSE. THE CONTACT STATED THAT WHILE DRIVING AT 70 MPH AT NIGHT, THE EXTERIOR LOW BEAM HEADLIGHTS BECAME INOPERABLE WITHOUT WARNING. THE VEHICLE WAS TAKEN TO THE DEALER WHERE THE TECHNICIAN REPLACED AN UNKNOWN MODULE RELATED TO THE HEAD LIGHTS. THE FAILURE RECURRED ON SEVERAL OCCASIONS. THE CONTACT RECEIVED NOTIFICATION OF NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 15V519000 (EXTERIOR LIGHTING) HOWEVER, THE PART TO DO THE REPAIR WAS UNAVAILABLE. THE CONTACT STATED THAT THE MANUFACTURER EXCEEDED A REASONABLE AMOUNT OF TIME FOR THE RECALL REPAIR. THE MANUFACTURER WAS NOTIFIED OF THE FAILURE. THE FAILURE MILEAGE WAS 90,000. THE VIN WAS UNAVAILABLE. PARTS DISTRIBUTION DISCONNECT.

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