Question about Chevrolet Blazer

1 Answer

1997 S10 Blazer wont start. has no spark and cant remove key unless i manually push plunger up in steering column.The service engine light does not come on either when the ignition in turned on.I have replace the crank sensor,coil,ignition module and switch and harness in column.

Posted by on

  • 1 more comment 
  • rcurry30 Apr 04, 2011

    Have changed the whole column including key switch however it is used.My email rcurry30@yahoo.com

  • rcurry30 Apr 04, 2011

    First i replaced the electric harness from the switch down the column where it connects to the main harness. When that didnt do it i replaced the entire column,ignition tumbler,key and electrical harness.

  • rcurry30 Apr 04, 2011

    I'm trying to retrive it now.

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Chevrolet Master
  • 2,428 Answers

You have a bad key switch i have the factory manual for this vehicle give me an E.MAIL address and i will scan and E.MAIL it to you pier.j@sbcglobal.net

Posted on Apr 04, 2011

  • 2 more comments 
  • JOHN LAPIER Apr 04, 2011

    So what is the problem with the key ? you say you can't take it out and did you replace the ignition switch under the key tumbler Im just trying to figure out what pages i need to scan and send you Witch switch did you replace in the coloum

  • JOHN LAPIER Apr 04, 2011

    Isent you an E .MAIL im not sure if the schematic was attached or not i think i may have done it to fast but let me know its on my computer now

  • JOHN LAPIER Apr 04, 2011

    i resent the schematic you should have gotten this but you need to check #19 and # 17 is likely broken to

  • JOHN LAPIER Apr 04, 2011

    OKlet me know if you need more thanks

×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

1997 chevy s10 blazerdash wont light up when key


the dash sound's like a fuse, check the fuse box under the hood and in the door jamb on the side of the dash, also check your fuel filter and fuel pump, im betting on the pump because i have a 2001 chevy blazer that has had two replaced and it has 233000km on it!

Jun 04, 2010 | 1997 Chevrolet Blazer

2 Answers

Pontiac g52007 key wont turn to lock and come out of steering col


Pry off the plastic cap off the bottom of the steering column. There is a small white plunger in this access hole and press while turning the key to the lock position.

Feb 14, 2010 | 2007 Pontiac G5 Gt Coupe

2 Answers

92 S10 Starting Problem


The rod connects the ignition cylinder to the starter/ ignition switch on the bottom of the column.

Aug 13, 2009 | 1994 Chevrolet S-10 Blazer

3 Answers

Can't remove key from ignition. battery is dead


If the battery is dead, the ignition keys will not release from the ignition. If there is no signal from the transmission shifter that it's in park since the battery is dead, then the ignition lock will not release the keys.  After charging the battery or jumping the blazer to start it and the key's still will not release, try this. 
There is a "plunger" as part if the ignition. Under the steering wheel there is a small removable cap that you can take off and put a small screw driver up into and press the plunger in and it will release the key. Good luck and hope this helps, Keep me posted be glad to help. 

Jun 24, 2009 | 1997 Chevrolet Blazer

1 Answer

Ignition lock cylinder keeps blowing


I don't think the key and tumbler is your problem at all. The switch is down on your steering column. It's either loose and sliding around when the rod pulls, or it's wrecked. They can cause all kinds of problems. Just drop your steering column and take a look.

May 10, 2009 | 1997 Chevrolet Blazer

4 Answers

Key is stuck in ignition and car wont start


When the battery is dead, the key cannot be removed. You can either charge the battery, and remove the key or, there is a access panel (small) under the steering column, remove this, and push a small pluger to the left, while holding the plunger, remove the key.

Dec 27, 2008 | 1997 Saturn SL

3 Answers

Engine turns over but will not start


Hi there yep the switches are basically in the same location.Try the next time this happens to bump on the steering wheel while cranking or pushing in on the steering wheel towards the windshield if it starts right up you'll know for sure that its the switch or its out of ajustment.

Dec 20, 2008 | 1997 Chevrolet S-10 Pickup

2 Answers

1997 Pontiac Gran Am Key problem


There is a solenoid & plunger next to the ignition switch inside the steering column that stops functioning. The plunger must be retracted in order for the switch to turn all the way so the key can be removed. manually insert the plunger and take out the key.

Nov 05, 2008 | 1997 Pontiac Grand Am

1 Answer

Key gets stuck


There is a solenoid & plunger next to the ignition switch inside the steering column that stops functioning. The plunger must be retracted in order for the switch to turn all the way so the key can be removed. manually inserted the plunger and take out the key.

Nov 03, 2008 | 1997 Pontiac Grand Am

1 Answer

Blazer


did you turn the key fully to towards the dash? take the steering wheel left and right slowely and at the same time turn the key back and forth several times slowly. there is a detent inside the steering column that allows you to ingage the neutral safety switch. this should help.....please rate this thanks.

Aug 31, 2008 | 1997 Chevrolet Blazer

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

Related Topics:

85 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Chevrolet Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75744 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22114 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8123 Answers

Are you a Chevrolet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...