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Changed distributor in 350, now no electric from key to

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Changed distributor in 350...

Changed distributor in 350, now no electric from key to starter

Mechanic's Assistant: Sometimes things that you think will be really complicated end up being easy to fix with a Chevy. The Chevy Mechanic I'm going to connect you with knows all the tricks and shortcuts. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so he can help you best.

Before I changed dist. starter would tune engine but would not fire, now I cannot get anything when turning key on to start. seems like key will not engage starter

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?

Yes

Mechanic's Assistant: Great! What have you tried so far?

Checked all wiring from dist. since that was all we touched. Can get hot lead to dist.and to alternator . Have crossed starter and does crank motor from their but not start.

Mechanic's Assistant: Is there anything else the Chevy Mechanic should be aware of about your Chevy?

Nothing I am aware of. like I said, figured problem was with dist for not starting, changed with everything new, now nothing when key is turned to start

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