Asked in Saturn S-Series
Saturn no crank no light no start whats wrong Is that ignition switch problem?
What could be the problem your ignition turns but will not crank the car?
If you battery has plenty of power, either faulty contacts in ignition switch or starter motor, or faulty starter motor. ...
Asked in Car Batteries, Ford Taurus
What could be the problem if a car starts sometimes and the problem isn't the battery?
Could be the starter or ignition switch...does the car crank/turn over when you turn the key? If you just turn the key and it 'clicks' it might be the ignition switch. I've had this problem before, and it ended up being the alternator. HOpe this helps! ...
What could cause a 99 Saturn SL2 to crank but not start Could it be the crank sensor?
Perhaps a blown fuel pump. Take a plug wire out and use a spare plug and set it on a piece of metal and crank it and look for the spark. This will eliminate an ignition problem. ...
Asked in Car Starting Problems, Nissan Altima
What is wrong with a Nissan Altima if when you put your Key in the ignition it will not crank?
Dead battery, faulty starter, or defective ignition switch.
Asked in BMW
Your 1998 BMW 740iL will not crank over If not the starter what could be the problem?
Discharged battery Bad wiring connection, positive or negative Immobiliser fault Faulty ignition switch. ...
Asked in Volvo
How do you initialize the ignition control unit in a 1986 Volvo 240dl?
Simply switch on the key to initialize and crank the engine to activate. What kind of problem are you having to ask this type question? ...
Asked in American Cars
Why can you turn your ignition on and crank but when you turn the ignition off the ignition lights stay on?
Could be either a bad ignition switch or a bad voltage regulator (not opening circuit on shut-down) ...
Asked in Car Starting Problems
At first it was crank no start now my battery is dead and i believe it's all connected somehow Could this be a bad ignition switch?
No. If the starter turns over the ignition switch is good.
Asked in Car Batteries, Nissan Maxima
Your 1997 Nissan maxima does not always crank when you try to start it sometimes you have wait for second and you know its not the battery cause the radio comes on what could it be?
Its the ignition switch change it and that will stop the problem
Asked in Saturn Ion
2006 Saturn Ion starting problem dash lights up but doesn't crank Saturn Service says wait 10 minutes this morning no go started tonight?
Please go to http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/recalls/ and file a complaint. This is a common problem with IOns related to an is with the ignition switch PASSLOCK system. If you do a search on ION white wire issue on google you will find many hits for a "work around" to this issue. ...
Your 1990 Honda accord won't start and you can push start it but can't start from the ignition switch?
might be something with starter/solenoid assembly or the crank wire circuit coming from the ignition switch. ...
Where is the light switch for the headlights on a craftsman riding mower?
Mine is built into the ignition switch. After you crank it turn the key back to the left slightly. ...
Asked in Saturn Ion
What if your Saturn 2004 ion will not start after driving It is completely dead The mechanic can't find what's wrong?
Are the lights in the dash coming on, and it just won't crank or are there no lights at all? If the lights are coming on you need an ignition switch. ...
Asked in Chevy Lumina
1996 Chevy lumina van will crank has no problem with the coils new spark plugs timing belt ok but not firing?
Check to make sure there is power going to your coils from your ignition switch. ...
Why do your 1987 Jeep Wrangler crank when you turn on the ignition?
My first guess is that your ignition switch has gone bad, but if you have done work on the engine recently recheck your wiring. ...
Asked in Chevy Silverado
Possible cause for crank no start on a 1995 1500 Chevy?
1995 & 1996 checy trycks used a two piece ignition switch. I had this same problem and replace a bunch of stuff to find out the ignition switch was intermitting shutting the truck down so check before you spend money on parts you don't need ...
Asked in Starters and Ignition Systems
How do you know if boat ignition switch is bad?
Not a valid assumption... ignition switch could be defective. To check which is bad... There are several places on the solenoid of interest;. There are heavy wires... one long to the battery, the other short to the starter motor itself. There are thin wires ( one or two)... If two, one goes to ground. The other is the lead from the ignition switch. If you jumper from the battery to the heavy lead, and it starts (cranks) then the started motor itself is OK and you...