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I have a 2006 rendevous. the battery cable shorted out and

Customer Question

i have a 2006 rendevous. the battery cable shorted out and now the car wontstart. all lights and gauges appear to be working. i have bypassed the relay with the key in run posistion and it will crank but not start. any ideas?
JA: What is the voltage at the battery?
Customer: 12v
JA: What is the model of your '06 Buick?
Customer: rendevous
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes i am. ive bypassed the relay, ive checked fuses
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: not that i can think of
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Buick
Expert:  kalamykid replied 10 months ago.

Have you done the relearn on the security system?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
No I'm not sure how to do that
Expert:  kalamykid replied 10 months ago.

Here are the steps to do it.

Expert:  kalamykid replied 10 months ago.

Make sure to do each step with out missing anything. If you miss one step, you have to start all over. It is best if you connect a battery charger to make sure the battery does not loose to much voltage.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Thank you I.will give this a try
Expert:  kalamykid replied 10 months ago.

Let me know if you need any more help.

Expert:  kalamykid replied 9 months ago.

Did you get it running?