2002 pontiac sunfire turns but wont start after changing battery and reverse sensior

Asked by Nov 07, 2011 at 09:04 PM about the 2002 Pontiac Sunfire GT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

replaced battery and mastercylinder andreverse senior. the car started before these repairs

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in a pontiacif the battery is out or unhooked for more than 5 or 10 minutes it goes into a shut down mode and wont start.to get it out of shut down mode you need to turn the key switch on and off 3 times,dont try to crank,just on off 3 times.if this dont crank it,your crank sensor was burned during the battery swap.I have a 00 Grand AM GT,been their.

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