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Won't start engine will not turn with key if short relay it

Customer Question

Won't start engine will not turn with key if short relay it will I unplugged ecm that's what caused the problem
JA: Can you turn the steering wheel at all? And what about the key? Is it worn or damaged?
Customer: Yes the steering wheel turns fine Iit run good Untill I I unplugged ecm
JA: What is the model/year of your Volvo?
Customer: 01 v70
JA: Are you fixing your V70 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Took battery cable off let set over night
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: I replaced the throttle body
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Volvo
Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 1 month ago.

Welcome, I'm Chris (aka Moose) I prefer to work when others don't, I am here around lunch and after dinner till after midnight.

  • Sorry no one has helped yet.
  • This is not an answer to your question, just an inquiry if your still needing/wanting help. Because I believe I can help.
  • I am travelling and on vacation this week but will do my best to get to you when online.
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Ok just let me know
Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 1 month ago.

With the key it will not crank, correct?

With the starter relay bypassed it will crank, but will it start when doing this with the key on?

Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 1 month ago.

Hello again Chris here,

  • I am following up with you to see if you got everything you needed from my answer.
  • I have not heard back from you, so I assume you were not pleased. We're you pleased with my help?
  • If you were not pleased with my help, please let me know by replying so I can help more.
  • This post is coming up on the 7 day mark where it times out. When a post times out, that means it's no longer on my active list (you reply and I may never know it.)

Thanks Chris

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I didn't get a answer
Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 1 month ago.

With the key it will not crank, correct?

With the starter relay bypassed it will crank, but will it start when doing this with the key on?

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