REPLACED my starter and now when I start the car the starter wont disengage even after turning the ignition off and removing the key

Asked by Nov 05, 2016 at 11:15 PM about the 1998 Pontiac Sunfire 4 Dr SE Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Replaced starter and now it won't disengage when
I shut the car off and remove the key. I have to
disconnect the battery for it to stop

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Double check the wiring at the starter. Sounds like a wire is touching something it's not supposed to. HTH. -Jim

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