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Van will not start

Everything electrical works when key is on, but starter will not engage when key is turned to that position. there is clicking noise in the power distribution box. but nothing. is there wiring under the battery box from the distribution box? thanks, Gerald

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  • Jaegerman755 Mar 05, 2009

    I have the same problem in a 1998 Dodge Caravan. The car just wont start sometimes, it click's usually and after several tries it will start most of the time. I took my car to a mechanic and he checked the battery, starter and alternator and could find no problems with any of them.

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    does the starter solenoid terminal have a 12 volt signal when the key is held in the start position??

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If there is a clicking sound when you turn the key, then more than likely the solenoid switch on the starter is bad.

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Your problem is either a bad wiring conection at the starter motor or a faulty starter relay

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