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Old 07-12-2013, 02:05 PM
jhamm18 jhamm18 is offline
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Originally Posted by QSilver7 View Post
If you can get the car started...turn on the radio and headlights, then reach over and pull down the passenger sun visor and open the cover to the mirror. If a bunch of odd electrical things occur (interior lights come on, steering wheel moves on its own, radio turns off, etc)...then the issue may be your ignition switch.

Not saying this IS the culprit...but a failing ignition switch can cause a lot of weird the test to see if you can initiate any electrical weirdness.

An example:

OK so i went out to try all of that and all the electronics work but the car didn't turn over at all. and then I tried putting it in neutral and it started right off the bat no problem, so I put it in park and then turned it off and immediately back on and it started. So, now I'm still really confused
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