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The car wont start. it blinks a lot of lights makes clicking

The car wont start. it blinks a lot of lights makes some clicking sounds but then does nothing...Please help! it started fine a week ago


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  • ben_benoit Jul 04, 2009

    get new battery...battery is about to die

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I had these problems on my 2005 911 when the battery died. Apparently when it goes IT GOES. I had no problem with the battery until this time and then suddenly it was dead.

I've heard since that this is common on Porsche 996 when the battery is dead and then is should also be the case with the 986 Boxter.

I removed the old battery and left the car without a battery for at least 30 minutes (while doing some other maintainance). Put a new battery in and no problems after that. On most cars if you disconnect the battery for like 15 minutes the maintainance computer resets its self and all warninglights should dissapear unless there is a real fault, then the appropriate light should come back on!

Good luck.
Slick.

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