Hybrid Car Maintenance & Repair for 2012 Buick Regal

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2012 Buick Regal Maintenance

A little service can go a long way. Select a maintenance service below to learn about properly caring for your 2012 Buick Regal.

Questions About 2012 Buick Regal Hybrid Systems

  • Are Buick Regal hybrid vehicle systems more expensive to repair? The answer is, it depends. Some high voltage components are only available as parts of bigger units. Note that we do offer promotional financing with the Firestone credit card.* (*Subject to credit approval.)
  • Why is my Buick Regal gas mileage getting worse? Head in for an inspection. Bad gas mileage in a Buick Regal might be because of a bad or failing high voltage battery pack.
  • Why is my Buick Regal check engine light on? Your Buick Regal check engine light is trying to tell you something! It might be because there is a dirty oxygen sensor or a bad fuse. Or, something more serious could be going on, like misfiring. It's a good idea to come in for a diagnostic when you notice an illuminated check engine light.

All-Around Care for Your 2012 Buick Regal

Firestone Complete Auto Care offers hybrid car repair and maintenance. We service 2012 Buick Regals like yours! That's right, the official Buick dealer isn't the only place you can have your hybrid vehicle serviced! From the front suspension to the rear lights, your hybrid Buick Regal is in great hands with us. You can trust our technicians for everyday maintenance for your 2012 Buick Regal, like tire service and repair, brake pad/rotor replacement, cabin air filter replacement, A/C service, wheel alignment, and even wiper replacement. Learn all about our hybrid car services here, and schedule an appointment today for Buick Regal maintenance.

Service the High Voltage Systems in Your 2012 Buick Regal

Hybrid vehicles can vary — a lot. Some are called "hybrids" because they use battery power to propel or help propel the vehicle, some hybrids may or may not plug-in to charge, and some may or may not have regenerative braking. Some hybrids even come equipped with a conventional 12-volt battery and a high-voltage battery. With so many differences in hybrid vehicle systems, it's important that you visit someone who knows your 2012 Buick Regal from bumper to bumper. We've got you covered. Your neighborhood Firestone Complete Auto Care location is fully equipped to provide conventional and low voltage services for all hybrid vehicles, including your 2012 Buick Regal.

Select locations also provide high voltage services. A high voltage service is one that involves removing the Buick's high voltage safety/service disconnect plug/switch, servicing any high voltage cables, the power inverter, the electric machines/motors, the high voltage battery pack, high voltage A/C compressor, etc. Call ahead of time to ensure your closest location offers high voltage services. Some of these high voltage vehicle services might include:

Hybrid vehicle diagnostic: Once we understand the reported issues, a diagnostic is the next step we take when you bring your 2012 Buick Regal in to identify the root cause. a diagnostic is performed to get to the bottom of the trouble with your 2012 Buick Regal. With more information in hand, your technician can further diagnose any hybrid car problems you're having and determine what tests (if any) are needed. We won't perform any repairs without your approval.

Hybrid high voltage battery cooling system inspections: Your technician will inspect the Regal's battery filter (if applicable) and clean the ducts of the battery. (This applies to air-cooled high voltage batteries. Liquid-cooled or refrigerant-cooled high voltage batteries are inspected differently.)

High voltage cable inspection: Your technician will visually inspect the outer cable jackets and connectors on your Buick Regal and test to ensure high voltage is NOT transferring to the chassis. They'll let you know if the cable needs replacement.

Isolation test: For this test, a technician uses a special tool to see if any high voltage parts are "leaking" electric energy to the chassis.

Remove and replace hybrid electric battery: Is your Buick Regal's high voltage battery not as strong as it once was? We can replace it quickly.

Health check for power electronic systems: We'll examine the regenerative braking, power inverter, and/or electric drive machine(s)/motor(s) in your 2012 Buick Regal.

These are just a few of the more specialized hybrid car services that might be offered at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. We encourage you to call before making an appointment.

2012 Buick Regal Hybrid Maintenance

No need to wait for abnormal leaks, smells, or sounds to come from your hybrid vehicle to make an appointment. Investing in 2012 Buick Regal manufacturer suggested maintenance is one of the best ways to help avoid repairs from the get-go! Your local Firestone technician can tackle your Regal scheduled maintenance to help keep your vehicle running newer, longer.

At Firestone Complete Auto Care, we're working to shape the future of hybrid vehicle care. You're part of our team every time you take care of your 2012 Buick Regal! Book an appointment soon for trustworthy hybrid vehicle repair and service for your 2012 Buick Regal! Many locations are open in the evenings and over the weekend.