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Drove my buick from destion turned key to off postion went back later and tryed to start it back ,up and the car would not even crank tryed jumpion it off still would not start what would couse that to happen ?

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I have a 89 riveria presidential the same thing happened to me tried jumping it and everything wat u need to do is start the steerin wheel in high and slowly work it diwn in lower position and every time u do that try starting it once u find the right position remember it and when u go to start it put it in that position and she weill start up every time

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