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Car will be running just fine i ll stop to get gas or just cut the car off and sometimes when i go to crank the car back up it ll just be dead silent it won't turn over or anything and then if you wait a min or sometimes hours itll crank right back up.ive had ithooked up to diagnose it and it checks out fine and it only dose it like 3 or 4 times a month.

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Sounds like the problem is with the battery, probably bad connections with the cables. Clean the cables and posts. If this does not do it, you probably need a new battery. Other possibilities are bad starter brushes or a bad starter solenoid.

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