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Starting starter on 97 pathfinder

Starter on 97 pathfinder seems to work, a bit weak, if I let it sit for several hours, but if I have done several starts in short timespan, won't let me start at all. All lights on, battery strong, no clicking except from relays when I turn the ignition to starting position.

Any help is really appreciated....any way to avoid replacing entire starter?

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The solenoid is one unit with starter to verify you must check amperage draw at starter but it is a common symptom of what happens prior to starter replacement sorry

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Check all connections, check timing, the starter can be rebuilt cheaper at a automotive electric repair facility 

Posted on Sep 13, 2009

Testimonial: "Thanks a million for the response. It was the starter solenoid as you probably expected...but had to buy starter too as they are not sold separately."


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