I got a new key made with a chip but it'll go into the start position but not fire. Someone said it might b the ignition column but that sounds really expensive. What should I do any suggestions?
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1996 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme Question: My car is not starting. I checked the battery and starter they're fine.
ck both battery cable connevtions at each end
Replyfrancojo2003, June 17, 2013, 13:42Rookie
Ok connections r fine. I'm actually trying to reset the alarm now.
Answer #2pushrod June 17, 2013, 14:40Master
Start ok with the old key?
Replyfrancojo2003, June 18, 2013, 06:18Rookie
It did up until now when it stopped starting.
Replypushrod, June 18, 2013, 06:30Master
Ok, you turn the key to start and the engine will turn (crank) but not start at all right? Or does it start then die? Or it does nothing? May not even be key or switch related!
Replyfrancojo2003, June 18, 2013, 08:11Rookie
It does nothing. The security light flashes which makes me think I had to reset something since I had the battery out for awhile