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I have '03 Cad cts 3.3,cluster lites on,off when key is

Customer Question

I have '03 Cad cts 3.3,cluster lites on,off when key is turned,will start by jumping relay.dealer replaced ign.switch Aug. 2015 factory recall. I believe switch is defective. Your advice please.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Cadillac
Expert:  FIXITMAN replied 1 month ago.

Hello, my name is***** sounds like the ignition switch may be defective. Do you have a voltage meter to run some tests?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I have a meter
Expert:  FIXITMAN replied 1 month ago.

Please tell me what the battery voltage is as the vehicle sits and tell me what the voltage reading does when you try cranking the engine.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Battery voltage 13.5 cluster lights go out when ignition key is turned. voltage same,no start.
Expert:  FIXITMAN replied 1 month ago.

If the voltage does not change at all then I would suspect the ignition switch. This means that nothing s coming on.

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