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Trouble starting and blinking dash

Last week after running errands i went to start 2006 T&C minivan and just got rapid clicks. Neighbor hit starter with hammer and it started. Starts fine most times now but while driving dash (speedometer, rpm and fuel lights) and radio blink rapidly. Have had to start with hammer twice now. Had autozone test battery and alternator and they are fine. Ordered a new starter but not sure that is problem now that have blinking dash/radio.

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I had exactly the same problem this morning after returning from the store. I replaced the OEM battery with an Optima Red Top Model 25. Problem gone. Chrysler OEM batteries rarely last more than three years. You don't need to buy an Optima, but they do last a long time.

Good luck....

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