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Old 07-08-2004, 03:39 PM
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electrical gremlins

Well a few weeks ago I went to move my nova back into the garage and when i turned the key nothing happened. I checked the battery out and it is fully charged. When I tested the ignition wire to the solenoid and there was no voltage there. The wiring harness is new and made for that specific car. I worked one minute and the next nothing. My question is what do you guys think is wrong and is there anything between the ignition switch and the starter that could be bad. By the way i checked the starter at work and it is good, all the fuses are good to.

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Old 07-08-2004, 04:09 PM
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Maybe a ground got screwed up somehow. Got loose or condensation maybe?
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Old 07-08-2004, 04:10 PM
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You have lost your Fusible link from the Starter wire Back to the Ignition Switch.

Follow your Wire from the main terminal on the Solenoid back up the Fire wall (Not the Big Red cable, but the 10 Gauge red wire that also Attaches there.) Somewhere along that wire you should find the fusible link. Check and replace if Necessary

Are you Certain the Starter Solenoid Combination is Good? Not just working and drawing Excessive amounts of Current? Check it all out Real good Cuz something HIGH CURRENT took the Link out...

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wire on the wrong terminal on the starter solenoid. switch and start. my best guess.
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