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Caviler not starting had battery replaced

I have a 2002 caviler w. 78000 miles. yesterday i went to start it and it was just making a clicking noise i had my battery replaced and it started for me 3 times last night. today i went to start it and it wouldn't start. it isn't making the clicking noise. it seems like it wants to start but it wont. when i do finally get it started for the first few seconds the car shakes. i also had my alternator checked they said there were no problems w. it. Any ideas of what it may be before i spend more money trying to figure it out. I think this maybe a problem w. cavilers because a friend of mine has the same model and year and hers does the same thing.

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    I have the same problem exactly. 2002 cavelier with 76,000km on it.

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The starter motor solenoid has burnt contacts, that is the noise you hear, replace the starter or the solenoid if u can just buy that part.

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