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Starter starts...engine dosn't crank...starter dosn't stop.

Turning the key, i would hear a faint clicking sound coming from the starter...after many tries...the starter finally engaged without starting the engine...turning the key to off position, the starter keeps running, forcing me to disconnect the battery in order for it to stop.

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  • nboon Feb 05, 2009

    2000 Chevy s10. starter runs with engine off, need to disconnect battery. plugged in or no, turn the key and starter click-click-clicks, engine doesn't turn over. My truck is now stuck at a gas station, any suggestions for a temporary fix at the least to get it home.

  • nboon Feb 06, 2009

    Upon further investigation, its the Kelsey-Hayes anti-lock brake control that is running, not the starter. Thus the starter problem is simply a result of the abs control running down the battery. I simply unplugged the control and jumped my truck, but that doesn't address the issue of

    what happened to my abs control that it now runs non-stop even when the car is off?


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Hi

An unusual one here !

Suspect the problem lies in the starter solenoid.

But most strange a for constant live feed with ignition off.

May possibly be more a relay problem ?

Good Luck

John.

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Posted on Jan 21, 2009

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    Ronald Wimber Feb 24, 2014

    I have replaced the solenoid and starter i think the switch has gone bad

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