Why won't my 1998 Mitsubishi eclipse start? I put the key in. Turn it. The dash lights up. I hear what I assume is the fuel pump but the car will not crank.

Asked by Jun 20, 2014 at 04:57 PM about the 1998 Mitsubishi Eclipse GS-T Turbo

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Right now it won't start at all.  For the week prior every time I would have to
turn the key 5-8 times until it I finally turned over

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Maybe a faulty ignition switch.

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