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Starter won't engage or turn over

I recently replaced the engine in my 1993 Jeep Cherokee and it will not start. The starter does not engage to turn over the engine. I have checked the starter and the starter relay and have taken a screwdriver to cross the leads to engage the starter with the key on and it does click a couple of times and then it stops. I believe that I have possible hooked up a couple of electrical connectors wrong and can't seem to find any problems. I have also checked all fuses. Please help.

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  • warhawg Nov 25, 2008

    Thanks for trying but in the second sentance I stated that I had checked the starter. The starter and silonoid are good.

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Its the silonoid that bolts to the starter.the brushes inside the silonoid are not making good enough contact with the copper probe inside. solution buy a new starter or check the voltage going to the starter by checking the hot from the battery and the hot going from the starter to the alternator.

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