View Full Version : Ignition Safety Switch... where is it?

07-25-2005, 09:18 AM
I am unable to start my car from the ignition switch.[8] I don't think the switch is faulty. Where is the (trans lockout) ignition safety switch?[:I] I figure it might have come unplugged or is faulty, broken wire, etc...

OOps, Sorry![:I] I forgot, the car is a '62 Lark Regal sedan.

Lotsa Larks!
A.K.A: out2lunch

07-25-2005, 11:49 AM
It's on top of the steering column, under the dash. Serves as BU lite Sw. as well.;) Earlier cars had it at the base of the column IN the engine compt..

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1957 Transtar 1/2ton
1960 Larkvertible V8
1958 Provincial wagon
1953 Commander coupe
1957 President 2-dr
1955 President State
1951 Champion Biz cpe
1963 Daytona project FS

07-25-2005, 07:50 PM
Thanks Mr Biggs!!:D The tab on the bottom of the switch was broken off. I should have known when the backup lights refused to shut off what the problem was.[:I]

Lotsa Larks!
A.K.A: out2lunch