2006 sts Cadillac won't start

Asked by GuruSJ8GQ Jun 24, 2019 at 09:40 PM about the 2006 Cadillac STS V6 RWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My car won't start and I have a new battery...I've
been told that it isn't the starter or alternator.....it
was doing this for a while and a battery charger or
jumping the car after several attempts and it would
start....now it won't at all??

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Oh, shoot, not happy to hear that. I bought my 2006 STS used. It has 132,000 miles on it. Engine wise, no problems. Starting, especially remote start, is frustrating when it tries to start, then stops. I had a zillion appointments with the Chevy dealer in my town. They replaced the battery and still doesn't work. If ultimately it won't start at all, I think I'll look for another one...a CT6 in particular. Love the body style. Good luck with it.

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Replace the battery in the key ring remote. If that doesn’t work, it may be the small computer in the dashboard. I had similar problems if my car set for 2 or 3 days without starting the engine. If I started every day, then it would start. The bad computer in the dashboard was draining the battery down. Good Luck

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