1997 am Pontiac

Asked by Jul 12, 2016 at 01:34 PM about the 1997 Pontiac Grand Am 2 Dr GT Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My ignition switch was getting hard to turn on now
it won't turn off its one away from off so I
unplugged my battery now when I plugg it back up
its still on but it won't crank all the way up or turn
off

3 Answers

241,305

time for a new ignition switch and or lock cylinder

Ok

18,790

You can try spraying some WD40 in and around the switch no promises but it may loosen it up but I still would recommend what Tom suggested.

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