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No juice!!!1998 Civic LX---no power at all--showed symptoms before---jiggled steering wheel and started then. For months steering wheel no longer locks but car starts. Mechanic thought switch tumblers hanging---used graphite--2 months no problem--did it again--put key in shifter lock to roll into a parking lot---dash lights came back--car started--started again today?? Switch or lock on wheel/shifter?? who knows??

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I'd'd say your switch-the lock cylinder. Isn't the wheel lock just mechanically operated?

Posted on Dec 06, 2012

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SOURCE: Stuck in 'park'. When I got home and put the car

See a honda dealer or remove console to get to shifter solenoid. Also adjust cable to get key out of ign. We always would pull shifter back and push it foward firmly into park to get them to release key.

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SOURCE: 2001 Honda Civic power door locks no longer work

I have the same problem. The battery in the remote was replaced, still cannot operate lock. I can operate the balance of the door locks from the inside, except for the drivers side. I manual have to push or pull the door lock.

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SOURCE: I have a 2003 Honda Civic LX 4door, it won't start

check the main fuses you must have blown one or two fuses

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SOURCE: I have 1998 honda civic lx . there is no power

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