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The ignition system is powered up and ready to run the vehicle.

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Q: What happens when the ignition is turned on in a car engine?
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Its not your engine. Its the fan running to cool the engine down. They all do it and nothing is wrong with your car.

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It is normal if other lights come on at the same time. All of the reminder/warning lights should come on when ignition is in idle (key's in ignition, but the car is not running)

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What does a ignition starter do on performance of a car?

The ignition starter has nothing to do with performance. It just starts the engine.

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Why does my car engine continue to run after the ignition has been turned-off?

I believe this usually this happens if the fuel / air mixture is not rich enough (too much air / too little fuel) which causes the cylinder heads to get too hot which means that any unburnt fuel in the cylinders will continue to ignite even after the ignition has been cut.