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Q: car dont crank

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i put the car in the ignition don't start but when u take the crank relay out and hot wire it it start but don't stay running
My car has an automatic transmission.

A: Based on the information you gave for your ...

Based on the information you gave for your 2004 Chevy Impala, it may be a bad relay, or possibly the ignition switch, or maybe even something else. I suggest having a certified technician, like one from YourMechanic, come to your home or office to diagnose the exact cause of the cranking issue and verify what repairs should be done.

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