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Electrical Problem When I turn the ignition key to on position all the dash lights come on as they should.   When I then turn to the start position all the lights on the dash go out as if the power were disconnected and the starter does not turn.

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  • Anonymous Jun 15, 2008

    I have had the same symptons, Gave the starter a wack with a hammer on the hump at the rear of the starter and the car started. I took it home and changed the starter. Replaced Starter 58,000 kms

  • hillkp Jun 20, 2008

    You were right.   The starter was frozen.  A couple of hits with a hammer and she started right up.   Thanks...

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Replace starter.

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