Question about 1997 Subaru Outback
Car wouldn't start, clicking sound,replaced battery,alternator and starter,still clicking and won't start. Please help!
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Check your terminal connections, if they are loose they will need to be inspected for breaks. If they are broken you will need to replace the connection. Make sure they are clean and free of corrosion.
Other possible Problems
If the car wont turn over your starter could be bad.
If it turns over but wont start it could be any number of these problems.
EBX (Engine Brain Box)
CBX (Chassis Brain Box)
Posted on Feb 15, 2010
first the starter solenoid mostly attached on the starter motor , but sometimes it could be inside the starter motor . the clicking sound you hear is that the solenoid dont recieve enough power to close the contacts . that could happen because a dead battery , red batery red cable ( + ) dameged or not tighted enough . this link will help you http://www.samarins.com/glossary/starter.html if this helped you pls vote for me
Posted on May 31, 2009
if no lights are coming on i would check the fuse box under the dash and under the hood if its has one.
Posted on Jun 01, 2009
First try to reset alarm by inserting key in drivers door lock and lock and unlock-if this does not work try tail lock as well.
Posted on Sep 20, 2009
Starters don't click.
So remove push-on connector from Solenoid wire.
Should be clean, secure & relay bracket grounded.
Connect a jumper wire between battery positive terminal & the exposed terminal on the solenoid.
If starter motor now operates then it's the ignition switch.
If starter motor does not operate then replace solenoid.
Posted on Nov 07, 2009
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