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stevepatfred stevepatfred is offline
Join Date: Sep 2017
Location: Carlsbad, CA
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Originally Posted by 76FJ55 View Post
Then I'm pretty sure it is the ignition switch. in which case you would need to disconnect the yellow wire from the starter.

If you do that, I would make sure the car is in neutral and the parking brake set, before reconnecting the battery. I would then just tap the battery lead to make sure the starter doesn't spin before making the full connection.
Thanks for all the comments, disconnected the starter and all was ok. Jump started and drove home. A new ignition switch will be ordered first thing. Glad to be home!
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