Car won't start or crank

Asked by Jul 23, 2016 at 10:02 AM about the 2002 Buick Century Custom Sedan FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My car turns all the lights on when I turn the key but no
crank or noise I don't know to much about cars so
Anything will help if I can follow the directions

4 Answers


Have you tried giving the vehicle a jump ? Also try putting vehicle in neutral and try to start. If still no start either bad ignition switch or starter.

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IDoes the security light flash in the dashboard when the key is turned?

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My Buick Century Doing The Same. What Exactly Did You Do To Crank It Or Get It Back Running?

5 of 5 people found this helpful.

I believe the VATS (Vehicle Anti Theft System) prevents the car from starting. You have to reset the car computer some how.

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