The ignition switch was broken and the car won't stay started

Jerri Chandler
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Asked by Apr 18, 2014 at 04:19 AM about the 1999 Chevrolet Cavalier

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Jerri Chandler
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The antitheft computer chip needs to be reset

magnum350
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thats a fire hazzard. if the ignition switch was broken and you did not have a garage replace it. you could be in harm of a possible fire. cause if the switch is not shut off fully there is power still going to the ignition relay terminal

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