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I have a 96 cavalier 2.2 liter. Driving to work the car just shut off. Now the car wont start back up. It's turning over strong but wont fire up...I found that it wasn't getting any spark so i

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    Adrian Jaramillo Dec 12, 2012

    yes vehicle can die in flight. another ting you can check is if our anti theft light is flashing, also make sure your service soon light comes on with key in on position..

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I have found many problems with electrical ignition switch to be the problem

Posted on Dec 11, 2012

  • wayne horger Dec 11, 2012

    would that cause it to just die too?

  • Adrian Jaramillo
    Adrian Jaramillo Dec 12, 2012

    yes possible. check to see if your service soon light comes on with ignition switch turned on, also see if your anti theft light is flashing when key is turned on.

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