It randomly won't crank

Asked by Apr 04, 2015 at 09:36 AM about the 2005 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Ext Cab 2WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Can the battery in the keyfob1  keep the
truck from cranking?

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217,565

No, has nothing to do with starting the car. Check your battery cables and terminals for corrosion.

83,375

Tom is correct, the fob battery won't cause your problem, do what he suggests and double check the shifter, make sure it is in the park position and the indicator shows that it is in park, have seen a few of these park switches get out of adjustment or just go bad.

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