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Old 03-16-2007, 11:05 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Start Sled Without Key...

I have a 94 Skidoo Formula. I just broke off the key in the ignition and am looking for a way to start it. I believe I should be able to just pull the plug from the back of the ignition and fire it up. But, I am looking for some confirmation before I pull my back out trying to start it! Any help is greatly appreciated.
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Old 03-16-2007, 11:26 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I'm assuming this is your sled, and not stolen or anything...

If the keys is broke off in the ignition - just turn it to "on" with a screwdriver.
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Old 03-17-2007, 01:42 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Actually, it's my wife's sled. And, she was pretty ticked off at me since I broke the key. Anyway, I was able to get it started, so I'm now in the clear...THX.
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Old 03-24-2007, 01:15 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Same thing on my Indy 440. I used the key to open up a bottle of fuel de-icer, poured it in closed up the cap. Then I asked myself "WTF, where did I put the key"? So I just had to pull out the wires off the ignition. I was kinda scared for a bit.....lol

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Old 03-24-2007, 02:57 PM   #5 (permalink)
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i just looked online they are 13-15 bucks so that means they are 20-25 at a local dealer.
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Old 03-24-2007, 03:00 PM   #6 (permalink)
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I'm assuming this is your sled, and not stolen or anything...

If the keys is broke off in the ignition - just turn it to "on" with a screwdriver.
they really should have titles. i still dont know if i bought a stolen sled. lol i did pick it up at the gusy house and got a bill of sale but i think for the amount of money for sleds a better system should be inplace. i should start a title/insurance company for sleds.
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