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1989 subaru legacy 2wD 2.0 vz

Trouble starting:
Engine cranks over, but will not fire.. Has no dash lights when key turned on Radio- door locks etc... all work!
Fuses all fine ?????

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  • Anonymous Mar 27, 2014

    when egnition is turned on,the dash lights and radio works but engine won't turn over

  • Anonymous Mar 27, 2014

    the car is turning over but just doesnt start. Will leave for 10 mins and then it'll start again, help!

  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2014

    Won't start, everything else comes on. Key turns on lights, radio, but won't turn over

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Welllllllllll how do I say this without incriminating myself too much, after furiously mad panic stations on the sunday, it was decided that first thing monday it would be towed to the electricians! as my husband had concluded it was electrical this came after new battery fuses etc.. had been checked and many an hour spent under the bonnet.As we have a kill switch, which I had tried an still did not go also I reminded my husband of this and he screamed at me its not the bloody kill switch @#!*!!? ok, have a GREAT DAY! So come monday morning after getting up early to drop my husband off at work dressed only in my dressing gown jammies and socks and slippers I duly dropped him off and used our pajero for the day which I ended up having to put 10 dollars in. That night he returned home with the subaru and a receipt for work done I ( I had visions of hundreds of dollars worth) but noooooo $54.00 great ah! Cos it was the kill switch !!!!.
We will never speak of this again!!!!! It is often the simple things in life that we overlook? TeeHeeee.
Linda

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