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91 pontiac sunbird will not crank.

I changed the neutral safty switch and it worked for about a week, about 8 start-ups. The battery is good and the starter works if you jump accross it. It's my neighbors car and I'm trying to help them out. I don't have a wiring diagram to know if there is a relay that I need to check. I'm stumped. Thanks for any answers.

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When u swapped the switch u probably moved wires, so it worked for a time. try wiggling the wire while trying to start

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  • paulpfb Jul 23, 2009

    when u swapped the switch u probably moved wires, so it worked for a time. try wiggling the wire while trying to start

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