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**NOTE this is a repost for further help ** in the begining when i touch my window buttons the dash lights flicker, the car sometimes stalls, and fan will turn on and off. then the car would sometimes not start for a while. now the car will not start at all. Comments: Nov 06, 2009 - So after your reply i went and looked at the belt, fuse pannels, alternator, vacume hoses, and ripped open the dash. what i found was a couple of things. not just one. first- the belt has cracks in it. second- the relay for the fule pump has darkened terminals, third- one of the vacume hoses right on the top of the engine was cracked to pieces. its about 4" long. also ill add when i get a boost the car will run for a bit then stall. idk if this is untill the battery drains or if its the fule. last im going to get the alernator tested. Nov 06, 2009 - i went a step father and took out the alternator and had it tested. its good. i had the relays tested they are good. the only thing i cant think now is to test the power leads to all the teminals and comonants and see if anything is grounded out. Nov 14, 2009 - my belt is ok and i have the alternator test. its good. but the car will not stay running if i have a boost. will a dead battery cause this? See less

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  • jsoulliere Nov 15, 2009

    i look averthing looks ok.

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Check aorund thre fuse box area for loose connection, and signs of overheating caused by poor contact. Measure the voltage to the fuses associated with the ignition system. If they are well below 12 volts, eg 8 volts then there is a poor contact somewhere.

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