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Old 04-25-2014, 08:24 AM   #1
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99 986 starting problem

My 1999 Boxster wouldn't start at all, but when I put the key it it, it turned and the radio worked, power windows, seats, top, locks, heater, the norm.. But I unhooked the CPU in the back, and hooked it back up and now the key won't turn. I'm taking it next week to fix the starting problem, but now I added to that. Any thoughts on how I can fix this?
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Old 04-25-2014, 10:32 AM   #2
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Before you panic, check to see if it is simply the steering wheel locking the ignition.
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Old 04-25-2014, 11:01 AM   #3
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might be the clutch switch ...pump the clutch a few times and see if that works...or the ignition electrical switch
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Old 04-25-2014, 04:49 PM   #4
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I would try the clutch switch and ignition switch first. Only 45$ in parts.

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Old 06-11-2014, 07:01 PM   #5
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OK The steering wheel was very locked. I didn't want to brake the steering wheel, so I wiggled till it broke loose.
Thanks for the input guys!
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