Fuse Block Connections Cause Engine Stalls
Certain generations of GM vehicles have problems inside the fuse block that cause flickering warning lights and stalled engines. Unfortunately these sorts of problems are often difficult to diagnose.Continue reading article "Fuse Block Connections Cause Engine Stalls"
2007-2009 Acadia Transmission Failure
The 6T70 and 6T75 transmissions in early Acadia SUVs are known to slip and overheat due to design defects. But the real problem is a busted 3/5/R wave plate that can destroy the entire transmission in a near instant.Continue reading article "2007-2009 Acadia Transmission Failure"
GMC Overstated Acadia MPGs
General Motors admits their estimated gas mileage for the 2016 Acadia was a bit too optimistic. To make up for it, the automaker will pay up or offer warranty extensions to 135,000 owners.Continue reading article "GMC Overstated Acadia MPGs"
What Owners Complain About
Sometimes it helps just to tally up the complaints and see where the biggest stacks are. Use this information to learn about troublespots or to run for the hills.
- transmission failure in the 2008 Acadia
- transmission failure in the 2007 Acadia
- prematurely worn timing chain in the 2010 Acadia
- engine shuts down while driving in the 2008 Acadia
- engine failure in the 2010 Acadia
What Breaks the Most
1st Generation (2007–2016) Acadia Key Numbers
A General Motors class action lawsuit has been dismissed after the owner of a 2014 Buick Enclave alleged a defective fuse block caused her SUV to suddenly lose power. The lawsuit says the fuse block terminals allegedly fail to maintain enough tension in these GM models.
A General Motors fuse block class action lawsuit alleges certain GM vehicles have problems with the tension of the terminals that can cause stalled engines and other electrical malfunctions.