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jmetaylor

jmetaylor 3/21/2013

1992 Buick Park Avenue Base 6 Cyl 3.8L

Engine

why would my car suddenly die when i turned my lights on

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HouseCallAuto

HouseCallAuto 3/22/2013

A bad ignition switch can do that. It also might do the same thing if you put the heater blower on or the rear defroster. Any heavy electric load. I have even seen a stallout just by stepping on the brake pedal which lights the rear brake lights.

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bootsy69

bootsy69 3/23/2013

maybe your alternator is bad or battery autozone or o'reilly can check them for u for free

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