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I have a 2004 Corvette and have issues starting at times.It seems as though the ignition switch doesn"t pick up the chip from the key.Is there a part in the ignition that i need to replace?

I have replaced the key with with a new one,and it is a lot better.Every ounce in awhile i have the same issue.If you pull the key and wait about 10 minutes you can restart it.

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It is a classic GM issue. You need a new ignition key-way/switch. The 10 min wait you do is a by pass measure. It is a pain in the *** Camaro had the same issue. The contacts in the switch pickup wear, that causes a miscommunication with the bcm that tells the power control system to start the car and power the injectors. The switch is pricy, but the labor is best left to a professional.

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Sounds like the passlock system is causing your problem. Have you tried looking up codes?

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