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Van will not start

Has full battery power but only makes a clicking noise when trying to start,motor will not turn over

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  • dieseldavedj Jan 28, 2009

    it's only ding the single click when i try to start it,i bought 2 weeks ago and this is the third time it's done this.

  • Rick Byrd
    Rick Byrd May 11, 2010

    for a single click problem , try this , turn on the headlights and try to start the car , have some one watch the lights , if the car just has 1 click , note what the head light do , if they stay bright , then get a hammer and tap the starter (if you have a V6 , the starter will be underneath the car , in between the radiator and the engine at the bottom of the car) while someone trys to start it , if it starts were talking bad starter or connections to starter , how ever if the lights go out when you try to start the car , then were looking at connections to the battery or the battery itself .

    J5

  • Rick Byrd
    Rick Byrd May 11, 2010

    hi , is it clicking or just a single click when you turn key to start ? clicking could indicate a battery that is dumping under a load , weak or bad battery , and a click could indicate a bad starter or bad connections at battery .

    J5


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Make sure you r getting power to the starter my have bad starter

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