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NHTSA — Fuel System, Gasoline: Storage: Tank Assembly Problems

10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 1
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
0 miles

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1996 Buick Regal fuel system problems

fuel system problem

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1996 Buick Regal Owner Comments

problem #2

Sep 182001

Regal

  • miles

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

Whenever the fuel tank is filled, it would leak. Leakage is occurring along the seam of fuel tank due to corrosion. Once filled & driving away, fuel vapors can be smelled inside the vehicle.

- Buffalo, NY, USA

problem #1

Apr 211997

Regal

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
Vehicle caught on fire. Rear end of vehicle was incinerated. Cause unknown. The automotive specialists have determined the origion of the fire was electrical or electric trunk release or trank light assembly failure.

- Manchester, NH, USA

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