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My honda accord 1996 lx won't start

I checked the battery and it's still good what do i do now?

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  • ordny_or Jan 08, 2009

    its a manual and it makes a very low startin sound, when started with the headlights on it gets dim. all lights comes on dash when try to start

  • ordny_or Jan 08, 2009

    how would i know if sparks is gettin to plugs

  • ordny_or Jan 08, 2009

    it still won't start. it just makes a starting sound. when i try to start it, it makes a loud startin sound then it gets low.

  • ordny_or Jan 08, 2009

    yes it still does the same thing when i jump start it. yea its rapid and the light doesn't dim out. when i try and start it, light is still on in the dashboard so its kinda weird cuz it never happened before

  • Jamie Heppner
    Jamie Heppner May 11, 2010

    is it more like a rattling sound ? rapid ? and nothing changes when you try and jump start it at all , lights still dim out ?

  • Jamie Heppner
    Jamie Heppner May 11, 2010

    if you jump start it , what happens

  • silver top May 11, 2010

    hi from uk when you say will not start? and you have checked battery ? i assume the starter is not turning engine ?? do you have ignition? all lights on dash come on with ignition? is car manual or auto transmission ? what exactly happens when you turn key to start position ? click ? or turns engine slightly? try this ? turn h/lights on then try starter ? do h/lights dim ? or go off? please verify the above ? and would help to advise on possible fault you have ?

  • Jamie Heppner
    Jamie Heppner May 11, 2010

    Is there spark getting to plugs
    Is there fuel in tank and is it getting to engine

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Your starter bendix isnt engaging, if your replace your starter your problem should go away. The rappid ( firing ) you are hearing is the starter spinning but the bendix isnt moving out and engaging the flywheel.

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