IGNITION SWITCH?

  • Tiny
  • edelbrock231
  • Buick Regal

I have a 1987 Buick regal. I was driving to a friends the other day and I was about 2 blocks out when everything ran off the switch just shut off. Elec fan, guages, stereo, all the acc. On the switch. My coil is hardwired so the engine kept running. I turned car off and tried the key again and nothing came on not even starter. Next day I went and got some wire and a button and rigged it to my starter so I could at least drive my car. Does this sound like an ignition switch to you? The key still turns and unlocks wheel.

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Thursday, January 18th, 2007 AT 12:30 PM

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  • Tiny
  • Jack42
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Of course check all the fuses. See if there is a fusible link near the starter that might have burned

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Thursday, January 18th, 2007 AT 1:33 PM
  • Tiny
  • edelbrock231
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Yea that was my middle of the night flashlight keychain fixer but theres no power to fuse box at all I got a new key switch and still nothing

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Friday, January 19th, 2007 AT 11:01 AM

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