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My motor making a ticking noise

My car was driving fine the other day tried to start it up it want turn over..i hanve a 96 honda accord in its making a ticking noise like on the left side of the motor ... the light in everything comes on but the motor belt not turn just a tick noise

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  • laterriaa Nov 25, 2008

    i had a new starter put on my car.. but can the battery cause it ti make that ticking noise ... cause its not catching a charge

  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2014

    ticking noise coming from inside car on the drivers side

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    equinox is making a ticking noise when running, runs great, no hesitation when giving it gas, no dash lights on. had several mechanics looked at it no one can figure out what the noise is or where its coming from.

  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2014

    What does it mean when you turn power it comes on then shuts off then makes like a ticking noise for few seconds is it serious r can I fix it

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Took my suzuki carry to be looked at because it woudnt turn over...(clicking sound from starter)...mechanic tested the alternator and found the alternator was the cause of the fault because the alternator was producing 17 volts instead of 13.4 volts thus frying the starter motor....be sure to check the voltage from alternator is not to high, or damage to the the starter motor will just re occur due to to much voltage from the alternator.

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Make sure the battery is fully charged, and then if so, you have a starter that has went out.. you will need to replace it...
also, make sure the battery cables are tight and clean

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  • thomas1981 Nov 25, 2008

    the batter can cause it, if its not clean, tight and fully charged... it must be all 3 at all times to operate as it is suppose to... keep in mind that new starters go bad too, thats why they come with warranties....

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