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Unread 10-22-2008, 07:24 PM   #1
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help it wont start

I went out to my car after i got out of class to find a $100 ticket on the window and even worse it wont start , wont even begin to turn. the batterie's doing alright but theres is a cliking (not like when it wont crank.. the noise as you begin as your start you the car up) its a lot quieter noise coming from the passenger side fuse box ?? any ideas?

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Unread 10-22-2008, 07:47 PM   #2
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tap the starter with a hammer.. otherwise, chase down the clicking....
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Unread 10-22-2008, 09:07 PM   #3
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Sometimes you'll have some power but not enough to turn over the engine. How did you verify that the batteries are good?
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