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No electrical. Key stuck in ignition. no lights no gauges,

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No electrical. Key...

No electrical. Key stuck in ignition. no lights no gauges, nothing.

Mechanic's Assistant: Can you turn the steering wheel at all? And what about the key? Is it worn or damaged?

Can't tturn wheel or shift6 out of park.

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Chevy?

2005 Equinox

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Equinox yourself? What have you tried so far?

If it's something I can fix, I'll try. Tried jumping it. Nothing. No clicking, no lights.

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

That's about it.

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Chevy Mechanic: Gary, Chevy Technician replied 8 months ago
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Chevy Mechanic: Gary, Chevy Technician replied 8 months ago

most of these will not take a jump with a dead battery

the problem is the battery is dead and or has low cold cranking amps

replacing the battery WILL fix all your issues on this vehicle

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