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2005 gmc savanna 1500 starting problem changed starter and battery but when I hook up the battery charger and turn it to start boost it starts turn it off unhook charger it wont start

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Check the battery like this:
Turn on the headlights, then try to start the car.
If the headlights do not dim or go out, then the battery is likely ok.
Check that the battery cable plus post, goes to the starter, Minus post to a good ground, like the engine.
If wiring is ok, then look at the starter solenoid for a good connection.
Problem is most likely the Solenoid or starting relay, whichever the car uses.
Hope this helps.

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You have the solenoid exciter wire touch the bat terminal on the starter. You need to loosen the cable stud and turn and make sure it is not hitting the smaller terminal. the small wire should be going to the S post or terminal

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i have a 06 sierra that done the same thing and it was the distributer gear stripped

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SOURCE: how do you change starter in 97 gmc 1500 z71

1. disconnect battery 2.disconnect two wires on starter note one in selinoid 3.unscrew the two bolts i belive 15mm.

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