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Electrical problem My battery is new, my alternator is 2 years old. My car doesn't start sometimes. It won't crank...no clicking noise...lights work, radio windshield wipers too. Wait about 30 minutes then it will start. it is very embarassing at the gas station because I can't move the vehicle for another one to pump gas. Is it the alternator...no check engine light is on. Is it the starter relay? I've replaced door lock relays and window motor and relays. How much is the starter relay?

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    I have a 98 Malibu I turned my car off to go in the gas station and when I came back out to start it up back up my car acts like the battery is dead. I went to get my battery tested and charged that's not it and I went to get my alternator tested and that's not It and also I went to get my starter tested and that's not it? What could be the problem?

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Chances are it is the starter itself

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