starting my truck


Asked by Apr 16, 2014 at 10:33 AM about the 1996 Dodge Dakota 2 Dr Sport Standard Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 96 dodge truck sometimes i have to bang on the stering wheel to get it to start?

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it may be coincidence, or it may be that you are shaking something in the ignition switch or steering column. there is nothing in the wheel itself.

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