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Something is keeping power to the ignition coil. You need a wiring schematic and trace the wiring.

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Q: What could cause a 1971 Chevelle Malibu to start but doesn't shut off when you replaced the ignition switch but nothing changed Besides the whole ignition system what else could it be?
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