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 ...

    See also:

    Security indicator light
    This light blinks when the ignition switch is placed in the OFF, LOCK or ACC position. The blinking security indicator light indicates that the security systems equipped on the vehicle are opera ...

    Winter Tires
    Consider installing winter tires on the vehicle if frequent driving on snow or ice covered roads is expected. All season tires provide good overall performance on most surfaces, but they may not offer ...

    Energy recovery
    The energy of motion of the vehicle is converted to electrical energy while coasting. The vehicle battery is partially charged and fuel consumption can be lowered. ...