My Park Avenue will start fine, run for about 5 seconds and quit. It acts like it has a kill switch being activated. Any thoughts?

Asked by May 16, 2014 at 07:57 PM about the 1998 Buick Park Avenue

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1 Answer

Do you have a coolant leak, by any chance? If so, you might want to look at the lower intake manifold gaskets.

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