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I have a 2005 cobalt that I bought used. Everything seemed fine. Lately when I try to start it nothing happens when I turn the key. The lights come on and are bright but it won't turn over and the radio works.Nothing happens when the key is turned.

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    when I turn my left signal on, and if I have my brights on, I lose all lights on the car, is there a recall for this problem, everything is fine as long as I have my dims on

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First, turn on everything, then hit the horn. It should just 'squeak'. Check the connections at battery and starter. Wash wax enjoy! Frankster016

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