"No Start" Due to Ignition Switch Failure on Pontiac Grand Am

The ignition switch may fail causing a no start condition. This is not generally a theft system (passlock) issue because the security light does not illuminate or flash.

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Average mileage: 151,018 (60,000–218,000)
5 model years affected: 1997, 1998, 2000, 2002, more2004
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2002 Pontiac Grand Am187,000
Car will run, then kill usually after a few minutes. I have changed fuel pump , filter. Still seems to be a fuel issue. Was wondering if ignition switch could be going bad
I'm thinking this might have something to due with my recall.
Drove car to work everything fine, went out to start it & ignition was froze. No matter what I did it would not budge. Tried stepping on brake, turning steering wheel, etc. Called the Pontiac dealer & was told the actual switch was not in the recent recall. Spent $198 & luckily someone at work replaced it. If not I would have had to have the vehicle towed to dealer & paid extreme amount.
2000 Pontiac Grand Am132,000
switch will not start car.Has a 1 amp battery draw at all times
cranks but no start unless a little accelerator peddle applied
car sometimes starts, but no its just ckicking
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