You can turn your key in your truck but no lights or anything happens?

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Dead battery or dirty/loose battery connections.

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just clicking sound when trying to start, and you have good connections and power, means you need to replace the starter motor

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Well you should use the emergancy break or jump out of the car when you have the best chance.

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If nothing happens when you turn the ignition key to the "Start" position, it means that the starter motor doesn't turn over the engine.Most commonly this could be caused by a dead battery; here is How to check the battery.The starter solenoid control wire could have a bad connection.

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You push it with all your strength! I think?

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Can you turn car key off when car is in gear?

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Make the hazard button is'nt on or check the contact iside the signal switch.

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When you turn the key on your Mazda 626 year 1996 the reverse lights come on and the car is in park and it wont start?

Take it out of reverse.

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When you turn on your left turn signal and you have to apply the breaks at the same time your right rear brake light goes out but the center brake light works?

If this were my car, I would replace the brake light switch ( near the brake pedal ). This could be the problem and is about the cheapest thing to start with. Good luck.check the ground connection at the taillights a bad ground will cause this

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Where can you get your key fixed?

At a key builder store or ace hardware

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Can you prove someone keyed your car?

Car keying damages the property of another person.Therefore, it is illegal and can be classified as a crime.You can certainly file a police report about the incident, since the keying damage is itself evidence that a crime occurred.It is unlikely that they will do much unless you know who did it ...

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Yes. Paint your car any color you want. Make it the color you like and fits you. Enjoy.

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If you drove a car close to the speed of light relative to the ground (neglect air effects) and turn on the headlights, light would leave your headlights at speed c the way it always does.To you in the speeding car, the light would be traveling away at speed c.

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