Buick LaCrosse: Conditions in Which Remote Start 
Will Not Work - Remote Vehicle Start - Keys and Locks - Keys, Doors, and Windows - Buick LaCrosse Owners ManualBuick LaCrosse: Conditions in Which Remote Start Will Not Work

The remote start will not operate if:

• The key is in the ignition (key access) or the ignition is in any position other than OFF (keyless access).

• The transmitter is in the vehicle (keyless access).

• The hood is not closed.

• The hazard warning flashers are on.

• There is an emission control system malfunction.

• The engine coolant temperature is too high.

• The oil pressure is low.

• Two remote vehicle starts have already been used.

• The vehicle is not in P (Park).

    Canceling a Remote Start
    To cancel a remote start, do any of the following: • Aim the RKE transmitter at the vehicle and press and hold until the parking lamps turn off. • Turn on the hazard warning flashers. ...

    Door Locks
    WARNING! Unlocked doors can be dangerous. • Passengers, especially children, can easily open the doors and fall out of a moving vehicle. The chance of being thrown out of the vehicle in ...

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    Shocks and Struts
    Shocks and struts help aid in control for a smoother ride. • Signs of wear may include steering wheel vibration, bounce/sway while braking, longer stopping distance, or uneven tire wear. ...