When key is turned.. completely dead

Asked by Jan 06, 2016 at 09:54 AM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When I turn the key on my 71 Super Beetle,
there is absolutely nothing there is
completely dead but the light still work and
if I push started it will run

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Have you tried jumping the vehicle ? Because going by what you are saying it sounds like a bad battery or the alternator is not charging. Have both checked.

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Turned the key in my Jeep and nothing. Battery was completely dry. New battery, problem solved.

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