Question about 2005 Mazda Tribute
When I tried to start my 2001 Mazda Tribute I heard a clicking but the car did not turn over. I shut it off and tried again this time it started. My lights are bright so I believe my battery is still strong. I believe it may be my starter if thats the case where is it located and is it a difficult job to replace. Also my alarm button does not work when I press to open the car. I changed the battery (CR2032) but it still does nothing. Any thoughts?
This problem is caused by burnt/worn contacts in the starter solenoid, it is a common issue on all Japanese designed gear reduction starters, they (the contacts) can be replaced, go to http://www.iowamotorparts.com/index.htm they have the parts, about $15, u will need a good set of auto skills to do this repair.
Posted on Dec 11, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jan 30, 2016 | 2005 Mazda Tribute
Aug 17, 2012 | 2001 Mazda Tribute
Dec 05, 2011 | 2001 Mazda Tribute
Feb 27, 2011 | 2002 Mazda Tribute
Feb 23, 2011 | 2001 Mazda Tribute
Jan 22, 2011 | 2001 Mazda Tribute
Nov 08, 2009 | 2001 Mazda Tribute
Dec 31, 2008 | 2001 Mazda Tribute
518 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!