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Year Make/Model Repair Trips Per 100 Cars Compared to all models for the same year    
2015 Buick Enclave 4
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  43 Enclaves, 6.3 months of data per Enclave, average 6900 miles

 

2014 Buick Enclave 29
30% 30% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  51 Enclaves, 9.0 months of data per Enclave, average 17000 miles

Common problem with rear A/C leaks in the 2013 also somewhat common in the 2014.

 

2013 Buick Enclave 58
70% 70% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  38 Enclaves, 9.8 months of data per Enclave, average 31200 miles

Refreshed for 2013. Common problem with rear A/C leaks.

 

2012 Buick Enclave 32
30% 30% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  54 Enclaves, 9.7 months of data per Enclave, average 44400 miles

 

2011 Buick Enclave 68
80% 80% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  70 Enclaves, 9.0 months of data per Enclave, average 56000 miles
2011 Buick LaCrosse   Join or sign in to vie  
  18 LaCrosses, 9.1 months of data per LaCrosse, average 51500 miles

* Small sample size, only visible to members.

 

2010 Buick Enclave 83
80% 80% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  53 Enclaves, 9.3 months of data per Enclave, average 66200 miles
2010 Buick LaCrosse   Join or sign in to vie  
  12 LaCrosses, 8.3 months of data per LaCrosse, average 74100 miles

* Very small sample size, only visible to members.

 

2009 Buick Enclave 95
90% 90% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  75 Enclaves, 8.7 months of data per Enclave, average 76400 miles

 

2008 Buick Enclave 84
70% 70% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  100 Enclaves, 9.6 months of data per Enclave, average 89400 miles

Multiple reports of transmission wave plate failures earlier.

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Buick Enclave vs. Buick LaCrosse Reliability Comparisons

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What People Are Saying about Reliability and the Buick Enclave

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Reliability and Durability of the Buick Enclave

Buick Enclave Reliability and Durability: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2010 4dr SUV 288-horsepower 3.6L V6
6-speed shiftable automatic AWD
Have owned two Enclaves now and no major problem in 46,000 miles total.
2008 4dr SUV 275-horsepower 3.6L V6
6-speed shiftable automatic AWD
First car that has not been back to the dealer for a major problem in the first two months
2008 4dr SUV 275-horsepower 3.6L V6
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
The level of quality workmanship, material, parts and warrenty. 16,000 miles and no appereent defects.
2008 4dr SUV 275-horsepower 3.6L V6
6-speed shiftable automatic AWD
Seems to be well built.
Buick Enclave Reliability and Durability: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2008 4dr SUV 275-horsepower 3.6L V6
6-speed shiftable automatic AWD
G.M. reputation
 

What Our Members Are Saying about the Reliability and Durability of the Buick LaCrosse

Buick LaCrosse Reliability and Durability: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2009 4dr Sedan 200-horsepower 3.8L V6
4-speed automatic FWD
Reputation for reliability of 3800 is well-known. GM W-body platform is familiar to me.
2007 4dr Sedan 200-horsepower 3.8L V6
4-speed automatic FWD
Zero problems except one recall to repair a wiring problem concerning safety. Proven engine and drivetrain.
Buick LaCrosse Reliability and Durability: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2010 4dr Sedan 255-horsepower 3.0L V6
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
Have read a lot of people having electronic issues with this car.
2010 4dr Sedan 280-horsepower 3.6L V6
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
Have two warranty issues within days of leaving the dealership. Rubber seal around passenger door is loose. Periodic clang / bang immediately after start.
2010 4dr Sedan 280-horsepower 3.6L V6
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
Too many service/reliability issues, and GM was unwilling to fix a problem that kept reoccuring