turned the key and everything shut off like ther was no battery

Asked by May 31, 2015 at 08:59 PM about the 1998 Honda Passport

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

no lights came on till i unhooked then rehooked the battery and only the oil, battery,and brake light came on. the it shut off. no cranking just turned the key and before it could turn over it shut off like the battery was taken out.

5 Answers


You have a very large battery voltage drop at the battery/ loose connections probably corroded/ or a shorted battery How old is the battery?


Have system load tested for failing or shorted battery if connection are clean


Sounds like you may have a bad ing


Ignition switch

Battery i got about a month ago.

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