Pontiac Bonneville Problem Report
Pontiac Bonneville Car Won't Start and Security Light is On
Problems with the anti-theft systems using the raised-chip key can prevent the car from starting. The wires in the steering column to the ignition lock cylinder tend to break. The the key and ignition lock cylinder must be replaced to correct this condition.
car wont start security light flashing - Visitor
Intermittent problem with security system prohibiting vehicle from engaging starter. Vehicle starts after 2-3 minute wait. - chazrap
Auto won't start with new key. Security system lock out. I need to override it. Dealership wants $300 to check and possibly correct. HELP! - Visitor
car wont start at all all electric comes on but security and abs lights blink as i try to start but no reaction - Visitor
Same security system issue however I have found that if you hammer on battery terminals, get into the car, wait for security light to go out. And it will start! I don't know why it works but it does. The problem is in the security system as I have a new starter and battery. - Visitor
Replaced trans, engine, PCM and bcm, now starter diabled- theft flashes on service center on dash..... Getting frustrated. A
L started with an MV accident which left no physical damage except cracked bumper cover ...passkey 3 system 2003 Pontiac Bonneville sle - Visitor
car won't start, replaced ignition lock cylinder and still the same problem, looking for ideas - Visitor
car will not crank at times due to security light coming on. still not fixed have to take care to dealer to get fixed - Visitor
Getting spark, fuel pump relay clicking, can't hear fuel pump pressurizing when key is turned o...
Today when I turned the key in the ignition it didn't start. Once I had had a loose battery terminal but I double checked and the terminal was tight and the battery had a good charge. When i turned...
My 97 Bonneville 3.8l just 3 days ago wouldn't start because of 0-10 degree weather. It did cr...
theft system wil not let the car start