2004 ford crown Victoria winding over

Asked by klint1972 Jan 30, 2020 at 07:50 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my car just started winding over last night
and no one was in it and my key was in my
pocket . it don't have a keyless remote start.  
What could cause this ?

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"Winding over"? Is that a term for cranking? If car is cranking randomly with no key, then you may have a bad/corroded ignition switch, or something is shorting across starter motor/solenoid.

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"Winding over"? Is that a term for cranking? If car is cranking randomly with no key, then you may have a bad/corroded ignition switch, or something is shorting across starter motor/solenoid. You sure it doesn't have an old remote start on it, maybe by a previous owner?

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