What would cause the car to keep running after.

Tiny
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  • 1996 SATURN SL2
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What would cause the car to keep running after the ignition key and battery is disconnected

Saturday, February 2nd, 2013 AT 11:19 PM

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Tiny
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Probably a faulty ignition switch, causing voltage coming from the main feed wire (still being feed by the working alternator) shorting to ignition side of switch.

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Saturday, February 2nd, 2013 AT 11:44 PM

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