1999 Buick Century Sedan Review | Edmunds.com

1999 Buick Century Sedan


We didn't find any results. You can try changing your zip code, or check another model year.

We found matches for you!

Buick Century Features and Specs

Features & Specs

  • Engine 3.1 L V 6-cylinder
  • Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
  • Transmission 4-speed Automatic
  • Horse Power 160 hp @ 5200 rpm
  • Fuel Economy 17/26 mpg
  • Bluetooth No
  • Navigation No
  • Heated Seats No

Review of the 1999 Buick Century

  • Info is not yet available.

  • Safety
  • Pros

    Plenty of features for the price, solid reputation.

  • Cons

    Mushy seats, powertrain lacks quiet smoothness of a luxury car.

  • What's New for 1999

    The year 1999 brings a host of safety improvements, many of them standard. Additionally, the suspension has been retuned for less body…

What Others Are Saying

Customer Reviews

  Average Consumer Rating (28 total reviews)

Comfortable and smooth and 11

by on
Vehicle: 1998 Buick Century

This car has large comfortable seats, smooth ride, and a huge trunk. Nice for travel. If you need a trunk to hold 4 golf bags, this is the car for you. The only problems I've had are two windows quit working, the ABS needed repair, and the cup holders broke off. Had its first tune up at over 100,000 miles. If you use the door button to lock the doors when you get out, there is a delay after you shut the door before the car locks (in case you forgot keys or something). If you don't want the delay, you just hit the button twice, or you can use the key fob to lock it instantly.

2 of 2 people found this review helpful

1998 buick century custom 4

by on
Vehicle: 1998 Buick Century

Bought this car used it's Canadian made. Has alot of things that go wrong for no reason and could have easily been remedied if addressed correctly during manufacturing processes. Replaced the fan blower because it's mounted upside down under passenger side it wore the spacer so it would hang up squeel and stop. Head Gasket is blown for no reason other than bad mixture of parts componants engine to Head cover two different metals that destroys the Gasket.Caused the coolant to mix with the oil.

Great car

by on
Vehicle: 1998 Buick Century

I've had this car for 9 years now- it's been great. No major issues,a few flaws, but 1998 was the first year of the new model. I have about 210,000 km (divide that by 1.6 for miles) and I just did regular maintenance. Very confortable and quiet. As it is getting older, I consider replacing it with an Audi A8 or BMW 760i but in all honesty I have no reason other than getting a new and fancy toy. I highly recommend it (check the J.D. Power reports on Buick, both Century and Regal).

Gas Mileage


  • 17
  • cty
  • 26
  • highway
Calculate Yearly Fuel Costs

Full 1999 Buick Century Review

What's New for 1999

The year 1999 brings a host of safety improvements, many of them standard. Additionally, the suspension has been retuned for less body roll, the sound systems have been upgraded and one new paint color, called Auburn Nightmist, has been added.

Talk About The 1999 Century

1999 Buick Century Discussions See all Started By

Car= Buick Century 1999...

$135 on paper. I have bought them for most of my new GM cars. Probably 3 volumes. Great reading. Specific for your car (and the Century 1999)....

I am interested a Century,1999. But the miliage...


Read more about the 1999 Buick Century