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When the key is turned to on , the starter does not run. If I turn the key to on and touch the two starter posts with a screwdriver, The starter run but the engine does not fire. When the key is turned to on, the dash lights go out. I already tried changing the battery cables. That did not help. Could it be the Ignition relay switch? Thanks

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Dependinfg on the year you may have a faulty passive device. The ignition key has a transponder built in to the head of the key. If the module does not read that code the starter will not receive voltage to start

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