Replaced ignition cylinder cranks but have to hold key in on position to keep engine running What is problem?

Asked by Aug 30, 2015 at 01:09 PM about the 1987 Ford Tempo GL

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

2,255

ok it wire is not traviling far enough now here is what you do under the dash on top of the steering column there is a ignition switch I have added a photo it has two size 8mm or 10 mm bolts that hold it in place and the switch needs to be adjusted altille up twards the steering wheel

3 of 3 people found this helpful.

The ingnition swicth connector was loose

Your Answer

Ford Tempo Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    200
  • #2
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    190
  • #3
    Reelin68
    Reputation
    170
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Escort
313 listings starting at $1,697
Used Ford Thunderbird
17 Great Deals out of 1,073 listings starting at $6,950
Used Ford F-150
2,318 Great Deals out of 183,060 listings starting at $1,000

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.