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Clicking sound when trying to start doesn't turn

I plugged a trailer to my caravan and since then it doesn't start anymore. clicking sound when trying to start. doesn't turn over. RPM and Speedometer gages in dashboard go back and forth. lights in dash don't have the same sequence of lighting up like usual. I unplugged the negative battery pole for about 10-15 min. then reconnected and still the same problem. Do you think you know what my problem is? And if I'll need a tow truck? Thanx,


Eric

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  • canadair20 Apr 27, 2010

    Do you think that the battery would of gone flat just from doing test with the trailer's taillights and then disconnecting it? All this in 10 minutes?

    Eric

  • canadair20 Apr 27, 2010

    Got it started , came back to normal. Thanks

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Hi Eric,

It sounds like your battery has gone flat, try jump starting it an see if it comes to life.

What you just told me is a sure sign your battery has gone flat.

Let me know if you need more information.

Thanks

Jason

Posted on Apr 27, 2010

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    Jason Maurirere Apr 27, 2010

    It is possible especially if you had turned the headlights on for that time and your battery could also be old an has just failed. Hooking up your caravan plug wont cause your vehicle to have this fault.

  • Jason Maurirere
    Jason Maurirere Apr 27, 2010

    Just try jump starting it and see what happens...

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