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hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
55,100 miles

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2005 Buick LeSabre drivetrain problems

drivetrain problem

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2005 Buick LeSabre Owner Comments

problem #1

Nov 142012

LeSabre 6-cyl

  • 55,100 miles


Took vehicle with 55,100 miles to the authorized GM dealer after shuttering and barely beginning to move while driving in traffic. The authorized GM dealer stated "inspected, no codes in system, erratic shift points, delay shift thru 1st and 2nd gear, no 3rd gear, goes to 4th gear. Recommends srta trans (3yr/100,000 warranty) $3782.64."

- Chicago, IL, USA

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