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2000 Toyota Corolla automaticaly turns on randomly while parked with no key in the ignition. Oddly pressing the brake peddle kills the engine. How do I fix this? Or should I just call GhostBusters?

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I'm going to guess that you bought the car used and the sell forgot to tell you that he had an "auto start system" installed or the car came with one preinstalled. An auto start system will start the car and can be set to do so every 15 mins or so. It is designed to shut off if you dont put the key in and press the brake as need to put the car in gear (like a thief would do) so if you put the key in and then hit the brake it will continue to run. Either your hitting a button on your key fob or your neighbor is. email me with more info and I can help you further. lots of luck. If you find this helpful please leave a good rating Thanks, Jack

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