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Car will turn over and click but will not start

Lights, radio work. Turn key and it just clicks what could this be.

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Leave your door open so the interior lights are on, then try starting it again.

If the interior lights get very dim, then your problem is a weak battery.

If the interior lights stay bright and it still just clicks at you, then the problem is your starter.

Posted on Jul 21, 2009

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Try a hot battery first then get your starter checked.

Posted on Jul 21, 2009

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SOURCE: lights come on radio works, car will not start. When I turn the ignition on it clicks

Check and clean the battery terminals, just went through this exact same problem myself this week! Google "clean battery terminals" if you have never done this before, pretty easy.

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check the main wire from the battery to the starter 1st if it is ok remove the starter and take it to any major parts store and them retest it on a bench machine (they do it free)

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check the battery connetions first,then if that does work jump it and drive it too auto zone they will check the battery and charging system for free

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sounds like a battery to me
check the voltage in the battery
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Turn the key in the door cylinder to unlock twice, then try to start it.

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