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Only turns over partially

I just replaced the starter on my 1998 oldsmobile intrigue. When i try to crank it it will turn over partially then stops all of a sudden like something just grabbed the motor. I can turn the fly wheel with a screw driver and it turns easy for a while then it will get hard for just a little bit but i can get past that point and it gets easy again. This is about the best i can explain my problem any help would be appreiciated

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Check that you have a fully charged battery sounds like it needs a boost.if the battery is good check your fusible links at the starter for bad or broken wires

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