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1985 xj6 push to start.

 
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Old 08-16-2011, 12:29 AM
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Question 1985 xj6 push to start.

dont know much about cars. haha is it possible to install a push start button? how much would that cost me? like an estimate.
 
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Hi Breezy,
Yes, it is possible to install a push-start button. The costs can vary depending on how it's done. I have to ask though, do you want the push-start button because you like them? Or is it because the ignition switch is broken?
The reason I ask is that it might actually be cheaper to replace the ignition switch than to install the button. A push start button itself probably isn't all that expensive. You can get cheap ones for a few dollars or an expensive one for probably $25. The wires from the original ignition switch will have to be re-routed and depending on how you want the button mounted you might have to have a hole drilled in the dash. A local garage can do it easily in about an hour.
Hope that helps?
 
 
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