1977 280z

Asked by Jun 28, 2016 at 11:42 AM about the 1977 Datsun 280Z

Question type: General

My car will only run if I hold the ignition key
all the way over with starter engaged. Once
I back it off it quits.

2 Answers


Replace the ignition switch, that is separate from the key and tumbler assembly.


but also check to see if there is power out of the on side wire of the switch...

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