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I have a 95 318i bmw. When I turned the car off and removed the key I noticed all of my accesories were still on with the key removed. I put the key back in and turned it and noticed no power to start the engine yet everything else works just fine and my alternator was replaced last yr so it can be that. Is it the ignition?

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Hello!

Sounds like a stuck ignition relay. 
Try tapping with something ******* the ignition switch when this happens, see if it helps.
If it does consider replacing the ignition switch.

Hope this helps!

Posted on Oct 02, 2008

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