shorted alt when replacing now wont crank over

Asked by Feb 21, 2016 at 03:21 PM about the 1986 Pontiac Grand Am

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

fuses good batt good  fusible link replaced/lights horn /everything works but
wont turn over with key.what do i do next?

1 Answer

116,525

I would double check the fuses and fusible links. Some cars in the eighties had at least two fusible links. Not sure about your model tho. Check for power at ignition switch.

Your Answer

Pontiac Grand Am Experts

  • #1
    tenspeed
    Reputation
    7,890
  • #2
    John Saffrahn
    Reputation
    1,610
  • #3
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,590
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Pontiac Grand Prix
5 Great Deals out of 67 listings starting at $1,400
Used Pontiac Firebird
17 listings starting at $8,700
Used Chevrolet Impala
182 Great Deals out of 1,086 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chevrolet Camaro
928 listings starting at $13,495
Used Ford Mustang
14 Great Deals out of 1,095 listings starting at $3,995
Used Honda Accord
78 Great Deals out of 1,146 listings starting at $2,000
Used Chevrolet Corvette
537 listings starting at $4,450
Used Dodge Charger
65 Great Deals out of 745 listings starting at $2,500

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.