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Q: car wont turn over power is on says clean key and retry in 3 mins never works on 1991 Oldsmobile 98

computer says clean key
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First use a toothbrush on the key to clean it. Clean the lock cyl as well. Pipe cleaner and isopropyl alcohol. Then a shot from comperssed air canister will help also. If that doesn't work, have a mechanic check it out.
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Prof is correct, try another key. If that doesn't work you might have high resistance in or broken wires to the contacts in the lock cylinder and need a new one.
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