"No Start" Due to Ignition Switch Failure on Buick Skylark

The ignition switch may fail causing a no start condition. This is not generally a theft system (passlock) issue because the security light does not illuminate or flash.

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Average mileage: 104,962 (64,000–170,000)
3 model years affected: 1995, 1997, 1998
9 people reported this problem
4 people shared problem details
1997 Buick Skylark170,000
Car gets hot and cuts off. Then won't start until it cools down.
180000 theft light on wont start
1995 Buick Skylark131,000
Starter clicks , motor won't start, but battery is good
1997 Buick Skylark68,773
The ignition won't unlock unless I open and close the driver side door
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