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Engine start problems

When its really cold even when van is plugged in when turning the key to start i get a clicking noice and van wont start but when i put van in neutral van will turn over and start

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  • shane opp Feb 04, 2009

    the starter is gd if you move shift lever back and forth from park to neutral the van with start and the clicking seems to be coming from the 6 pack coil

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The problem could be the starter,battery, battery cables, or alternator. the clicking could most likely be the starter going bad if not bad already or the battery weak or bad battery cables, if you have good power to everything else radio headlamps and heater the i would start by replacing starterlet me know what you find.

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