dont kno

Asked by Oct 18, 2007 at 11:04 AM about the 1998 Cadillac Catera

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i got a cadillac catera 1998 it only fires if you turn the key three times an if you turn the key three times it will krank for ten seconds then shut off what could be the problem i put a used cam sensor a used crank sencor it does the same thing had a lock smith make sure the key was still programed it still was and he said security was fine what can it be

1 Answer

44,255

Why would you put a used cam and crank sensor in? I would start with replacing those parts with NEW factory parts that are known to be good. I suspect a problem with your security system, but perhaps on the car side, not on the key side. You will need a mechanic to check this out for you.

Your Answer

Cadillac Catera Experts

  • #1
    Diamond009
    Reputation
    280
  • #2
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    180
  • #3
    engineer1701
    Reputation
    170
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Cadillac DeVille
3 Great Deals out of 1,676 listings starting at $1,988
Used Cadillac Eldorado
369 listings starting at $2,300
Used Cadillac Seville
327 listings starting at $2,500
Used Subaru Legacy
221 Great Deals out of 13,617 listings starting at $900
Used Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class
56 Great Deals out of 1,163 listings starting at $2,991
Used Mercedes-Benz S-Class
139 Great Deals out of 5,890 listings starting at $2,000

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.