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Engine will not engage or turn over after engaging the key. Lights, fuel pump comes on. New battery, alternator good. What's going on? 1998 Olds Bravada

Intermittent problem usually after sitting all night. It then seem to turn over when it wants to.

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Starter relay maybe or park neutral safety switch . Do you know how to do automotive electrical testing using a DVOM - digital volt ohm meter ? Viewing a starting circuit wiring diagram so you pin point place's to do your testing ? Free wiring diagram here
http://www.bbbind.com/free_tsb.html Enter vehicle info. year ,make , model an engine size . Click on engine in system , under subsystem click on starting . Then on each link . Then view these other videos . Electric Testing Techniques You Need to Know
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Without testing i would only be guessing as to WHAT'S GOING ON . Testing the electrical circuit is the only way to find automotive electrical problems .

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