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IGNITION IS DEAD, CAR WON'T START

SOMETIME ARE DOESN'T START. COULD IT BE THE SECURITY SYSTEM NOT DISENGAGING. SOMETIMES I HAVE TO DISCONNECT THE BATTERY AND THEN WAIT A FEW MINUTES. THIS HAPPENS AND EVERYTHING IS FUNCTIONING EXEPT THE IGNITION...(Security Engaged???)

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  • rebecca_earn May 11, 2010

    when you turn your key (don't start the car) do you hear a click? If you don't here a click your ignition switch could be going bad. Are you getting lights when you turn your key over? When you turn your key over do you get lights for about a second before they die?

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Crankshaft position sensor is the most likely problem.

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