How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask FixItMan Your Own Question
FixItMan, Master Technician
Category: Australia Car
Satisfied Customers: 17088
Type Your Australia Car Question Here...
FixItMan is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Sometimes I have to wiggle the key in the ignition to start.

Customer Question

sometimes I have to wiggle the key in the ignition to start. also while im driving I turn on the blinker it sometimes doesn't work or at night it will turn off my headlights. then I tap the blinker switch lights come back on. im thinking it is a ignition switch problem?
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Australia Car
Expert:  FixItMan replied 4 months ago.

Hello, my name is***** you tell me what kind of vehicle this is.

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Lancer 2006
Expert:  FixItMan replied 4 months ago.

Thank you. It sounds like either an ignition switch issue or a problem with the connection between the switch and the turn signal switch. The steering column needs to be taken apart and inspected for worn out or broken parts. If everything is in tact then the ignition switch may be all that you need.

Related Australia Car Questions