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My car wont start. lights come on but the car will not turn over. Just makes a clicking sound

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Car not starting or turning over indicates towards multiple possibilities. It can be issue with battery or weak battery. But if battery checks out ok, then it can be starter issue or faulty alternator or problem with low fuel pressure or no spark at spark plugs due to dirty spark plugs or faulty ignition coil or injectors getting cracked or dirty and needs to be cleaned.


To confirm the problem, the basic troubleshooting is required.


Click this link below and follow the troubleshooting:------

http://technoanswers.blogspot.in/2012/02/car-starting-issues.html

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This will help.

Thanks.

Posted on Feb 29, 2012

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Check the battery terminals for corrosion and clean.

Posted on May 07, 2009

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SOURCE: when i try to start the car all i get is a click

Have you tried checking the battery? Even if the lights come on it may not have enough juice to get engine started, I would try that first. You can take it to your local auto parts store to have it tested or if you have a multimeter you can test it yourself. Should have around 12.6 Volts, if battery is good then it may very well be the starter, almost sure it's the battery. Good Luck.

Posted on Jan 13, 2011

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