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Try replacing the battery

Posted on May 16, 2010

  • woodzowl307 May 16, 2010

    Could be the neutral safety switch located under the boot of the shifter. Do you have a second key, try using it to see if it makes a difference. Does the car turn over, Are all the electronics dead, this would be the battery, have you checked the fuel, how long has it been setting.

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