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Car wont start

It just went as i were pulling up to park, now wont start at all and makes a really loud horrible clicking noise!

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Open your hood there is a box on the right and open it there are plugs take out the plug that has a 3prong should be the one in the front the cost for that part is about $4.00 no more then $10.00 It took me asking about 20 auto mechanic's and still nothing one day my cousin pulled it out told me to get this and starts every day and if it is not that clicking is usually the starter. Do you have the code on your drivers door? Do you know it? I know how to locate it if you are having problems finding it.

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