My Kia wont start, turn over, nothing when key.

Tiny
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  • 1998 KIA SEPHIA
  • 148 MILES

My kia wont start, turn over, nothing when key is turned on. I can jump selanoid and it starts. Push start 20mph. Can u help. Lights, horn, wipers. All work fine.

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Friday, February 15th, 2013 AT 2:12 PM

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Tiny
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Check the neutral start switch on clutch pedal support.

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Friday, February 15th, 2013 AT 2:20 PM
Tiny
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Can the neutral start switch be bypassed/jumped? Did that and still nothing?

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Friday, February 15th, 2013 AT 2:47 PM
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It can't be bypassed.

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Friday, February 15th, 2013 AT 2:52 PM
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Yoyu would need a test light or DVOM to test if power supply is getting to the starter vai the ignition switch and its circuit.

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Friday, February 15th, 2013 AT 4:05 PM
Tiny
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If I can jump solenoid does that mean its good or bad. I get two dicferent answerz from car friends

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Friday, February 15th, 2013 AT 5:07 PM
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That means the starter is good and problem is with the electrical side and could be those as I have suggested.

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Friday, February 15th, 2013 AT 6:06 PM
Tiny
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Thank you car starts. Switch was good. The starter fuse was blown.

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Sunday, February 17th, 2013 AT 6:05 PM
Tiny
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Glad you got it fixed.

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Sunday, February 17th, 2013 AT 11:08 PM

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