1997 Buick Regal

8 Recalls & Safety Reports

Recall List for the 1997 Buick Regal

Official recalls have been issued for the 1997 Buick Regal by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.

Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Buick service department immediately!

If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Buick customer service.

  1. RECALL: Engine Oil Dripping On Manifold May Cause Fire

    Engine oil that drips onto the hot surface of the exhaust manifold may result in a fire. Read more »

    Date Announced
    OCT 26, 2015
    Vehicles Affected
  2. RECALL: Engine Compartment Fire

    If the manifold is hot enough and the oil runs below the heat shield, it may ignite into a small flame and may spread to the plastic spark plug wire channel and beyond increasing the risk of an engine compartment ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    APR 08, 2009
    Vehicles Affected
  3. RECALL: Steering Knuckle Breaking/Loss Of Steering Control

    A broken steering knuckle could result in loss of steering control and a possible crash without warning. Read more »

    Date Announced
    FEB 17, 2009
    Vehicles Affected
  4. RECALL: Underhood Fires

    Certain underhood fires may be caused by drops of engine oil, from seepage or spillage, being deposited on the exhaust manifold through hard braking. If the manifold is hot enough and the oil runs below the heat shield, it may ignite into a small flame and, in some instances, the fire may spread to the plastic spark ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAR 12, 2008
    Vehicles Affected
  5. RECALL: GM/Steering Gear Bearings

    If this occurs, the pinion shaft can be forced upward during left turns and back down as the steering wheel is moved back and to the right. If the pinion shaft moves further, the driver will need to exert more effort to turn the steering wheel, similar to a vehicle without power assisted steering. If the pinion shaft ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    DEC 11, 2003
    Vehicles Affected
  6. RECALL: GM/Windshield Wiper

    Driver visibility could be reduced, increasing the risk of a crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    DEC 16, 1999
    Vehicles Affected

    If the headlamp assemblies are replaced, customers may not be able to properly aim the headlights. Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAY 15, 1998
    Vehicles Affected
  8. RECALL: GM/Brake Pipe Contacts Ps Assembly

    This condition can result in the loss of brake fluid and eventual loss of half of the vehicle brake system. Read more »

    Date Announced
    NOV 14, 1997
    Vehicles Affected

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