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    Default 98 Tahoe ignition in "run" doesn't power fuses

    98 Tahoe 5.7 4x4

    When the key is in the "run" position or the "accessory" position several fuses don't get power - hence things don't work. No power windows, no wipers, no radio, no fuel pump relay - pretty much everything that you would need to be in one of those two positions to work. Truck starts and runs good once oil pressure is up enough to bypass the fuel pump relay.

    At least my many issues seem to have come down to one common issue.

    Any suggestions - I've read about contacts in the ignition corroding? What can I do about that. We have replace the ignition cylinder, but that's it as far as steering column components.

    Thanks.

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    Here is a link with info how to check and change switch part.http://www.howstuffinmycarworks.com/...k_bad_ign.html
    Here is a video might help
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    Thanks - that helps a bunch. I believe this is my next project to see if that solves the problem.

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