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My 97 Camero wont start. not battery

There is a clicking noise under dash and also under the hood by the headlights. there is no power to anything (no lights or radio). i tried jumping it and that doesn't work the battery is only 5 months old. what do u think it could be and where would i locate it?

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  • nicholas_907 Jan 09, 2009

    i have no inside lights in my car and i have a clicking under my dash sound like somthing is shutting on and off but my car runs fine so i don't know what it is so if you find out what yours is let me know.

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    Nego Lafalaise Feb 05, 2014

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Here is how solve this problem:
I hold the key on starting position, i Stop pressing on the pedale clutch and press again. May be two or three times. If it's still not working i lift up and down the battery without deconnecting the wires. If my door is open i could hear some sound inside. So i know the current is now available. Just try and let me know if it's working.

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Check the voltage of the battery should be 12.75 volts check the ground wire to frame or engine. clicking could be starter motor

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