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Dear Nazal_Sam,

Here are a number of things that can cause YOUR car to not turn off.

. fault with the igntion barrel, ignition contacts, electronics
. Engine running on, due to incorrect carburation. (fuel/ air mix)/ or timing
. A car thief (he isnt going to turn the car off until forced by the police)
. You if you are addicted to driving
. Me, if i was driving, this make of car is a real joy to drive.
. Stubborn/ possessed car (WTF!?!? seek an excorcist???)

OK so im guessing its likely to be a fault with the ignition barrel, because even when you remove the key, if the turn contacts inside the barrel are not being made, then of course your engine will not cut out. Having said this, a tuned or fuel rich engine will suffer "run on" where the engine still functions for a brief time after isolation.

Do check your cars' electrics thoroughly because this is something you definitely dont want to ignore. . . thats if you are able to chase it down the road in a worse case scenerio.

I really hope this works for you, and if you have any queries about this, then please get a hold of me and I will resolve this for you.

yours sincerely


Posted on Feb 07, 2012


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