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I have a 91 camaro 3.1 and I just changed the starter and recharged the battery but when I turn the key I won't even engage the starter or crank at all

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  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2014

    starter won't engage,windows won't work,flasher works

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  • Cars & Trucks Master
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Is ita used starter ,and some time the little wire breaks as the starter goes back in. check the wires on the starter

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  • dan lincoln Apr 17, 2014

    I always bench test the starter before installing it. use a good old set of heavy jumper cables and a piece of primary wire.

  • dan lincoln Apr 17, 2014

    if theres no power in the car's trigger wire, during crank in park or neutral, follow the wire back up and around the exhaust looking for breaks or trouble. check the fuse links for having melted inside. (they get stretchy ) the power comes from neutral safety. (MLP ) sensor

  • dan lincoln Apr 17, 2014

    now you need a schematic.? they are 10 cents a copy at the library

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Test for voltage at small wires on starter solenoid, by the stud on the starter, when someone trying to start. You should have power to it, or one of them, when key is cycled to start position, and none when you let go. If power there, my guess is your solenoid. May have to take starter off & bench test it. If no power to there, locate that relay you hear clicking,and check it, for constant power source going in, and one or more coming out when key cycled, which should be power source for wire at solenoid on starter.

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If the engine will not turn over using the starter then it cannot be the fuel pump. If the car has a factory inhibitor system installed, the chances are that it is this system that is preventing the car from starting. You may not have to press a button on the key fob either, it may have a transponder built into the key fob which transmits it's data at switch on.If you don't have the correct key or a key without a keyfob then the anti-theft system will NOT be disabled and the car will not start. There is no easy answer for this as you need the correct keyfob or you need to purchase and have programmed, the new keys.. If this is not the issue, let me know and I will describe further procedures for your issues..

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Ignition relay or fuse could be the problem. When you turn the key to start do you hear a fuel pump kicking on and or do you have spark when you hot wire the starter (I know it's hard to check while trying to start it)? You can email me back and I might be able to pinpoint it more.

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