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1997 Chevrolet 3500 Pickup Question: starter issues

 

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hammer29, Spring Hill, FL, March 30, 2013, 10:13
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when i hook the battery up and turn the key on to the RUN position the starter engages. had starter tested is fine. installed new ignition switch still the same. what could be causing this?

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    arturo08 March 30, 2013, 16:39
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    possible fuel delivery issues. check fuel pump.

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    ziptie12 April 01, 2013, 18:55
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    Wire or relay problem. What happens if you turn the key to 'crank' position? Test starter relay. Will it run , but starter keeps cranking?

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    hammer29, April 02, 2013, 08:32
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    the problem was the nuetral safety switch on transmission. changed that and everything is fine. thank you for your help.

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    ziptie12, April 03, 2013, 21:13
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    Good deal! Thanks for the response , glad it's fixed.

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