The starter drive has broken, replace starter.
Some people just should not be allowed to work on cars.
AnswerHow to replace starter for 1996 Buick Regal #.8 Liter 6cyl
No, can not be disabled. Must have correct key for computer to activate fuel pump and starter.
remove the 2 bolts located on the top of the starter and remove.Do the same in reverse when replacing the new starter.
From the inside of the trunk
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A variety of options exist. See the Reatta forum http://www.reatta.net/. What is a riviera witch?
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This is normal for electronic fuel injection.
Front door: 5-1/4" circular
If it's like all the Riviera models from '95 thru '99, it's under the rear seat, passenger side.
In the distributor, buy a new one and read the instructions
Under the dash on the passenger side below govebox
under the back seat in a black box on driver side
Any brand as long as it is the correct size battery.
I own a 1996 Buick Riviera and the check engine light started flashing.I noticed a slight loss in acceleration.Could this be bad gas,a clogged fuel filter,or the spark plugs and wires may need changing.Help me.
If you follow the positive battery cable it will lead you right to the starter. Mark
It is easier just to fix the problem. But their are several posts on this sight including mine, saying how to do it.
behind the right front wheel well