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Old 12-24-2006, 05:04 PM   #1
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My 1995 Pontiac Bonneville cranks over and starts, so it has spark, full tank of gas, just won't keep running. I turn the key and it fires up then dies immediately. The only way the car keeps running is by keeping the key half turned between start and on. Any ideas?
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Sounds like it might be a bad ignition switch. What does the security light do if you turn the key to the run position? See if it goes out after a few seconds.
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