Vats sometimes wont allow my car to start on 1996 Buick Skylark

sometimes my car will not start due to the vehicle anti theft system. How can I get this car to start?

by in Cleveland, OH on April 04, 2010
2 answers 1 comment
ANSWER by on April 04, 2010
the ignition lock cylinder has the vats connected to it. it is common for the wires to break and the vehicle will not start. take it to a pro and get a bid to repair. Roy
ANSWER by on April 13, 2011
how do you fix it?
COMMENT by on April 13, 2011
the steering wheel has to be removed, turn signal switch and collar. it gets involved if you have an air bag. pays around 2.5 hours in a shop. i reccomend letting a shop handle it because of the air bag and the tools needed to perform the work. check around for bids from shops. there is a directory tab at the top for a list of shops in your area. Roy