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Car shuts off immediately after starting.

(1999 Pontiac Grand Prix)
in Wenatchee, WA on December 03, 2013
No power, key stuck in ignition. After waiting 15 minutes or more, the power comes back but the cycle repeats itself when you try again
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on December 03, 2013
Defective battery or poor connection at the cables. Have charging system checked also.
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on December 03, 2013
Thought of that and will check it at the mechanic's further. Did a preliminary survey and battery is brand new and the connections seem good. We suspect it may be a malfunction of a security system that keeps locking up; we will check that out as well.
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