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1990 Buick Lesabre , 3.8 Won't start

A month ago or so when I turned the key and my car did not start right away,it took a couple turns of the key. Since then this has grown worse to where now it takes 10 minutes of rapid key turning to get it to start. I had the starter and silonid tested, they passed. My battery connections are good. I'm lost, Please help! Thank you

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  • Anonymous Sep 27, 2008

    had the same problem. thought it was the starter. 200.00 later, it wasn't. it was the ingnition switch. had a new one put in at the dealer, 400.00 works fine. christy

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Can I please have a bit more detailed description of exactly HOW it won't start does it not turn the engine over?
Does the egine turn over and just won't start?
Does the starter "click" or do nothing ?

Posted on Aug 16, 2008

  • dwayne johnson Nov 29, 2011

    i have tha same problem but my car starts & run perfect when cranked. its just that it takes a lot of cranks also dont hear starter click

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