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2011 Buick Regal Repair Histories

82 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2011 Buick Regal. 45 of these members (54.9%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 131 repairs to 2011 Buick Regals--an average of 1.6 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Percentage of 2011 Buick Regal repairs by problem area

Chart based on 131 repairs.
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2011 Buick Regal 4dr Sedan

turbocharged 220hp 2.0L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

Buick Regal in New Jersey, United States
May 2011 - Jun 2014
11000 mi   Dealer replaced the drivers seat heating element. Warranty work. 
26000   Replaced brake pedal assembly - brake pedal would hang and keep brakes engaged 
Buick Regal in New York, United States
Aug 2011 - Feb 2012
50 mi   dealer replaced catalytic converter with new 
5213   dealear replaced leaky fuel line to fuel rail 
9000   driver heated seat failed 
Buick Regal in Indiana, United States
Jul 2011 - Mar 2015
2000 mi   "Haze" on exterior chrome trim around windows. Trim replaced. 
10000   Chirping sound when A/C turned on, intermittent. It did not make the noise at the dealer's. 
18500   Intermittent chirping sound while A/C on and car in Drive, that dealer had not been able to duplicate on a previous visit. When it happened again I was near the dealer and took it in. They replaced a belt and a tensioning arm. 
43000   Driver's seat heater turns on very briefly, then turns itself off without heating seat. They diagnosed and had to order a part, still waiting. 
44000   parts came in a few days later to repair driver's seat heater, brought car back and problem fixed. Took 'em 2 days though. 
51000   Driver's power seatback adjustment switch stopped working. Dealer said seatback motor died, had to order the part. They let me keep the no-charge rental the whole time, so the 5-day wait was not a problem. 

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2011 Buick Regal 4dr Sedan

182-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

Buick Regal in Quebec, Canada
Mar 2011 - Aug 2014
8680 mi   Rattle in rear lens. Fix by adjustment.  
27900   Replace automatic light sensor. Replace the electric element for the left front seat.  
39680   The motor icon is on for time to time 
Buick Regal in North Dakota, United States
Jan 2011 - Mar 2011
1000 mi   Factory forgot to install mechanism to lock gas cap lid. Dealer installed one. 
Buick Regal in Ontario, Canada
Aug 2011 - Sep 2011
  Car only had 358kms. Car stalled after start within 30 seconds. Intake cam phaser, actuator and solenoid needed to be replaced. 
Buick Regal in New York, United States
Nov 2010 - Apr 2012
16300 mi   cam shaft lifter plates replaced 
Buick Regal in New Jersey, United States
Sep 2010 - Mar 2013
2300 mi   Seal on back rear tail light was temporarily replaced, ordered a new one that will be here in a few weeks. When driving with the car silent, a rattling noise could be heard from the back of the car. 
8000   iPod interface needed replacement because there is static after an hour of use. Driver's side heat seater overheats, to the point where it burns, when placed on the highest setting. This problem developed on its own, as the high setting worked fine during the beginning of ownership with the car. 
Buick Regal in Ontario, Canada
Aug 2011 - Sep 2011
1240 mi   Noise on cold or warm engine start up. Dealer able to replicate noise and parts were ordered and changed. Actuator was changed to address the problem. USB jack was not working. When audio media was plugged in all that could be heard was static. Dealer had to replace USB connector. 
Buick Regal in Ontario, Canada
Sep 2010 - Jun 2012
24800   Rotors needed to be turned 

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