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

Problem Description and Possible Solution

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.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 115,346 (64,000–188,000)
4 model years affected: 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998
15 people reported this problem
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180000 theft light on wont start
Car gets hot and cuts off. Then won't start until it cools down.
Starter clicks , motor won't start, but battery is good
The ignition won't unlock unless I open and close the driver side door
I'm having problems trying to start my vehicle it's turning over and act like it wants to crank then it cut off....when I get in my vehicle and turn the key to the on position and I don't see no dash lights but wen I use to get in and turn the key lights came on and the car crank...I got my starter checked it was good...I clean the port on the battery ...my fuel pump working OK ..I just can't seem to no the problem. .I just don't want to keep buying parts I don't need so do u have a solution to this problem
no power going to the starter