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Won' I have a 1997 Saturn. When I attempt to start the car and turn the key in the ignition once I pass the acc. power to the car clicks off. If I continue to turn the key and pump the clutch, open and close the door or do some other crazy thing, it will start. Sometimes it starts right away, sometimes I have to repeat this ritual for up to 10 or 15 minutes, get out walk away - come back and it starts right up. Replaced the starter - no difference. Once it starts it runs fine and will usually start right up again the next time unless it sits overnight. Any ideas?

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Check connections at battery cables,should be tight & not be able to move cables.Check for corrosion at battery terminals.Also I have seen problems at the inside fuse block where a terminal burns causing similar concerns as yours.Hope this helps

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