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Buick does not start when theft system comes on

96 Buick skylark starts fine sometimes but when the theft system light on the dash comes on the car wont start until I wait ten minutes and then it starts, is this an easy fix or can I just bypass it?

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I had the same problem with ours...

It ia a faulty ign switch lock (the sensor) > Expensive part >

Temp fix;

remove the cover underneath the steering column and locate the thin white flat (3) wire (runs from the ignition key lock down to a connector.

After starting the the car , dis-connect the connector under the dash that the Ign lock goes to , after that the car should start everytime.

You will need to replace the lock assy. if you want to fix this correctly ; I have been using ours for (6) months > no problem except the "Theft System " light stays on -

Posted on Jul 13, 2009

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May haft to reset try unhooking battery for five minutes!!module maybe in trunk? good luck!!!

Posted on Jun 21, 2009

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