1997 Buick Riviera Overview


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STD Coupe
2 national listings
Supercharged Coupe
8 national listings

Buick Riviera Experts

#1 Alvin1966
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#2 Chris Kelley
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Average User Score

4.55 stars

Based on 4 reviews

Very Under Estimated, And Sometimes Misunderstood. You Have To Own One To Know. by Cadillacstyle9092
 — You don't need a super-charger in this Riv. She will pin you to your seat in a second. Very responsive, and Very dependable as well. She is a true pleasure to drive one of my friends says "I swear she... Read More
Buick Sleeper.... by Mike
 — fast 2 door car which can walk any cute little 4 cylinder ricer. she is supercharged and currently makes 280 hp/325 tq. great gas mileage. the most fun car to drive I have ever owned. its fast, sl... Read More
90's Luxury by Scott
 — Good looking car with sleek body lines. Stereo and wheels are dated both will need upgraded. Power can be added simple with a pulley change. Exhaust tips are something definitely needing change. Sl... Read More

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Buick Riviera Questions


Does Anybody Know What Size The Bolt Is That Holds The Pulley On The Supers...

I need to replace the bolt that holds the pulley on the supercharger for my 1997 Riviera.

13 views with 3 answers (last answer 4 weeks ago)

Fuel Pump Fuse Keeps Popping On My 1997 Buick Riviera

Supercharged. Replaced fuse once, drove fine for 20 miles. Upon restart, drove just down block and it blew again. Now pops every time I turn ignition on. No previous problems or signs. Fuel pump ...

342 views with 5 answers (last answer 2 years ago)

I Have A 97 Riviera That Has Knocking Noises Coming From The Front That Sou...

as above it sounds like a water pump but I just replaced it and it was fine does this mean my super charger is bad how can I tell.

305 views with 2 answers (last answer about a year ago)

1997 Buick Riviera Power Window Problem. Ive Seen This Problem Posted On He...

I have seen on here posted a few times with the same problem, but no complete answer. I have tested motor by switching leads and it will go up, or down depending on which side I have the lead on. Only...

974 views with 5 answers (last answer 10 months ago)

How Do I Purge A Vapor Lock In A 97 Buick Riviera Supercharged Vehicle

i replaced the water pump and serpentine belts on the car, but water is not getting to the engine. I am sure it is a vapor lock, but do not know how to purge it.

124 views with 4 answers (last answer about a year ago)