starts an dies after 2 seconds had at ford dealer for 4 months couldnt figure it out

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Asked by Aug 08, 2007 at 08:47 AM about the 1996 Ford Mustang GT Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

drove to work after work it wouldnt start took to dealer it starts an dies its a 4.6 5 speed

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Hi salvagegal, Try checking/replacing the ignition switch (used to start the car). I've heard several reports of different Ford models with this problem. It seems that the switch has a problem with grounding and shutting off the vehicle. Good luck!

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