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NHTSA — Service Brakes, Hydraulic: Foundation Components: Drum: Wheel Cylinders Problems

4.1

definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
28,331 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

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1998 Buick Century brakes problems

brakes problem

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1998 Buick Century Owner Comments

problem #1

Jul 062003

Century 6-cyl

  • 28,331 miles

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

Consumer stated that while driving and without warning, brake fluid leaked from the rear wheel cylinder. Dealer notified. The consumer felt that GM parts were of poor quality, as he owned a Buick before, that had a number of problems at low mileage. The service dealer told the consumer that the hot climate caused the rubber inside of the wheel cylinders to crack.

- Stuart, FL, USA

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