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96 olds lss 3.8 wont start. Lights come on, ignition clicks when key is turned. Doesn't start. replaced battery still not starting!

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    Alexander Mimun May 11, 2010

    SOUNDS LIKE IT COULD BE A STARTER, CHECK FOR VOLTAGE AT STARTER ASSEMBLY AT SMALL WIRE WHILE SOME ONE TURN KEY TO START, IF YOU HAVE VOLTAGE THERE REPLACE STARTER ASSEMBLY. GOOD LUCK.

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If you are sure the batt is good and the cables are good, clean and tight, then i say it needs a starter

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Turning over if not tap starter with hammer then try starting the starter might be locked up

Posted on Nov 13, 2009

  • Heather0685 May 15, 2011

    Mine did the same thing and it turned out to be as simple as a bad fuse. Check all of your fuses it'll be a 10 amp on the bottom.

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