2011 Buick starter

Asked by Mar 02, 2019 at 10:17 PM about the 2011 Buick LaCrosse

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My lacrosse after a fuel up only when I go to start
car the starter will not shut off have to hold gas
pedal down to get it to release please help!

2 Answers


Disconnect your battery. See what you get after that


The Bendix drive is defective and fails to release from the flex plate after the engine starts. Temporarily, rev the engine a little to get it to release. ASAP have the starter repaired or replaced.

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