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NHTSA — Suspension: Front: Wheel Bearing Problems


definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
28,000 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

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2002 Buick Regal suspension problems

suspension problem

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2002 Buick Regal Owner Comments

problem #2

Sep 082004

Regal 6-cyl

  • miles


A loud rattling noise was heard coming from driver's side wheel. When the brakes applied the noise escalated. Consumer took vehicle to the dealer for inspection, and mechanic determined that the wheel bearing needed to be replaced.

- Portage, MI, USA

problem #1

Mar 122004

Regal 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 56,000 miles
When driving in the rain, the consumer noticed when turning the A/C on to help defrost the windshield from the mist on the windshield, the consumer still could not see out of the window. While braking the vehicle pulls to the left or right. The dealer replaced the wheel bearings. The driver's door and rear passenger door were misaligned and as a result they would not shut properly.

- Portland, MI, USA

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