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Pull a bad started and replaced...now i have no power to the car at all and the battery is fully charged

Pulled started now i have no power in the car and a fully charged battery after replacing the starter

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  • gotmilbert May 12, 2009

    i diconnected the + terminal and everything is tight as i can get itso maybe its just a bad positive batery cable...just dont understand why it worked befor i took the started off but no after i put the new one on

  • gotmilbert May 12, 2009

    replaced both 30A fused and still hgave nothing tried to jump the inline braker on the hot dise terminal and still have nothing im clueless =(

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Check the starter terminals. Sounds like a bad ground. Also, make positive the battery cables are really tight on the battery posts.

Did you disconnect the battery prior to removing the starter? If not, you may have blown one of the big fuses located on the same side as the battery cables.

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  • Dan Todd May 12, 2009

    Don't forget to check the big fuses, 20, 30, 40, 50 amp. A big one will shut everything down.

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