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2002 bravada locked up, system shut down

I went to start my 02 Bravada, everything lit up for a sec or 2 then completely died. the ignition will not turn the whole way back to let the key out. when i try to start it i get absolutely nothin, will not even turn over. the door locks will not work at all even with the remote entry. it does nothing and i mean nothing at all. there is a new battery in it as of about 3 months ago so it cant be that i would think..... what could have caused this and how can it be fixed? has about 90,000 miles.

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