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8.8

pretty bad
Typical Repair Cost:
$434.00
Average Mileage:
82,134 miles
Total Complaints:
5 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. replaced motor/module assembly (4 reports)
  2. not sure (1 reports)
2000 Buick LeSabre windows / windshield problems

windows / windshield problem

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2000 Buick LeSabre Owner Comments

problem #5

Jun 052010

LeSabre Limited 3.8L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 115,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

I should buy stock in wiper blades. I look stupid when the rain stops and i'm the only one with wipers still on.

- , Conyers, GA, Western Sahara

problem #4

Jan 042012

LeSabre SL 2.6L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 65,000 miles

After fixing the wipers 3 times I am NEVER buying a buick Car again!!!!!!!!!! This car has had more issues.

- , Tuckerton, NJ, USA

problem #3

Feb 092013

LeSabre SL 2.6L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 70,000 miles

This is the 3rd time I am having this problem, had the motor replaced twice and the switch once and now its doing it AGAIN!!!!!!!!!!!

- , Tuckerton, NJ, USA

problem #2

Dec 162012

LeSabre SL 2.6L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 69,000 miles

why is this problem NOT on the recall list!!!!!!!!!!!!! The car gets great mileage that's IT!!!!!!!!!

- , Tuckerton, NJ, USA

problem #1

Feb 172005

LeSabre ES

  • Automatic transmission
  • 91,672 miles

This problem really upset me! The wipers wouldn't shut off until we could shut off the ignition. I then pulled the fuse. When we got it to the dealer, he found a problem with the control module that is integral to the motor assembly, so the entire thing had to be replaced at considerable cost. I seriously considered going to a used part, but decided against it because we expected to keep the car for quite a while.

Update from Feb 15, 2013: The car now has >176,000-miles on it and we haven't had this problem recur, so far. Hope to make it to 200,000 before replacing it. Our car stands outside all the time, so I guess moisture could be a problem. Hope the replacement resolves your problem. At this stage, if it happens again, it'll be replaced with a used unit.

We've also replaced all the window lifts once, and two of them twice.

- , Quitman, LA, USA

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