Asked by Jul 11, 2017 at 12:22 AM about the 1997 Buick Regal LS Sedan FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Every time my car needs a jump start to
crank and when it does it stays on till I cut it
off and I have to repeat that cyclekf Getting
a boost to start it... What could be the

2 Answers


Dead battery?


Your battery may have enough power to run the car but not start it. It probably has a bad battery. There is the possibility that the battery is not getting charged when you drive it. Have the battery checked, most auto parts stores can test it and tell you the condition. If you or a friend has a battery charger, put a full charge on the battery and see if it will start the car.

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