CAR WONT START GET NOTHING WHEN I TURN THE KEY

  • Tiny
  • Anonymous
  • 1997 Mitsubishi Galant
  • 194,000 miles

Car wont start get nothing when I turn the key. Replaced alternator and starter battery is good. Everyone is at a loss

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012 AT 3:05 AM

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  • Tiny
  • ASEMaster6371
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  • 25,502 posts

What is the voltage reading at the batter?

Roy

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Wednesday, October 17th, 2012 AT 3:08 AM
  • Tiny
  • ImpalaSS
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Hello - sorry to hear of your problem. If I understand you - when you turn the key nothing happens - no sound no nothing. Not sure if you have an automatic so think safety. Try putting jumper cables to the starter. So ground the black, red end goes right to the starter on the same nut the main red wire is on. If the starter kicks in then it may be your ignition switch or key reminder switch. Check the ignition one first. You didn't specify if it was a ES or so I am giving you information on the ES. You wil get several messages as I can only attach one pic at a time.

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Wednesday, October 17th, 2012 AT 3:15 AM

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