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Car not starting.

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I've had it happen a couple of times. I thought to ask on here, to see if it happened to anyone and if I should take it to the dealership to get it checked or not.

I have the limited with the Push Button Start. So when I walk in the car, I press the brakes and press the button. But it never starts. The electronics will start, but the engine wont. The key indicator lights up on the dash, but other than that the engine doesn't starts.

After maybe few second to a minutes I do it again,and it starts(engine, and everything).

Im not sure, if it maybe the key or something else. I just want to do the right thing, and not ignore a problem if it is one.

Its under warranty, so might as well have it done now than later.
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Could be yeah. Pressure on the steering wheel lock. Same thing as with a keyed ignition sometimes if there is pressure on the steering wheel lock you can't turn to key into the start position. Seems odd that it would happen repeatedly though, unless parking on and incline/decline with the wheels turned.

It could also be a bad brake light sensor which is also used to determine that the foot is on the brake for startup.
Someone has a thread on that also.
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