When diagnosing a concern regarding an intermittent vehicle no crank or dead battery, technicians should remove and reinstall the ignition switch using the Ignition Switch Replacement procedure in the Steering Wheel and Column section of SI. The ignition switch may have been misindexed in the steering column during a previous replacement.
If the ignition switch is misindexed in one direction, the ignition switch circuits will not be completely open when the ignition switch is in the OFF position with the key removed. This may result in lights remaining on or instrument panel lights illuminating, which will drain the battery. If the ignition switch is misindexed in the opposite direction, the ignition circuits will open correctly but the ignition switch may not close the crank circuit properly when the ignition key is turned to the crank position. This will result in a no crank concern.
Removal Procedure Caution: Refer to SIR Handling Caution In Service Precautions.
are you saying that the switch is the cause of the car stalling? the car stalls while driving it.....im a little confused now.
Your saying that the ignition switch needs replacing and that there seems to be no problem with the alternator, battery and we can rule out electrical problems. (even the wire that goes to the alternator). I had it put on a machine and its giving a false read of the alternator (code) being bad while on the car. But when alternator is off the car its okay.
so you think its the alternator?
or the battery?
or the ignition switch?
is anyone there?
awaiting answer from Pavliin