Ignition problem

Tiny
DAVISON1054
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  • 1996 JEEP CHEROKEE
  • 6 CYL
  • 2WD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 120,000 MILES
1996 Jeep Cherokee Sport
Starter
Once the starter has engaged it will not disengage.
Replaced the starter but did not help.
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Friday, July 22nd, 2011 AT 10:48 PM

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Tiny
RASMATAZ
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Check for a sticking starter relay and also inspect the flexplate
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Friday, July 22nd, 2011 AT 10:54 PM
Tiny
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I'D SAY EITHER YOUR IGNITION SWITCH HAS A PROBLEM (HOW DO YOU MAKE IT STOP?)

OR MAYBE YOU NEED TO SHIM THE STARTER WITH SHIMS

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Friday, July 22nd, 2011 AT 10:55 PM
Tiny
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The only way I have found to stop the problem is to disconnect the battery
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Friday, July 22nd, 2011 AT 11:24 PM
Tiny
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Disconnect the battery
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Friday, July 22nd, 2011 AT 11:25 PM
Tiny
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I'D GO WITH RASMATAZ, UNLESS THIS ALL STARTED, AFTER DOING SOMETHING TO THE STARTER

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Friday, July 22nd, 2011 AT 11:35 PM

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