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The car won't start half of the time. It clicks but won't turn over - the battery is fine as is the alternator. Also, sometimes when it does start the rpms are so low that it stalls itself out. Help!!

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Replace the starter ,the contacts in the starter are bad.

Posted on May 15, 2010

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  • Ronny Bennett Sr.
    Ronny Bennett Sr. May 15, 2010

    Also,you could have one of the new tires that is bad,it may have broken a belt in the tire

  • kc_enterpris May 15, 2010

    I already had the starter replaced. Could it be anything else?

  • Ronny Bennett Sr.
    Ronny Bennett Sr. May 15, 2010

    Yes,it could be the antitheft,or the key fob,if it is the antitheft arming it,and disarming it,may fix it,if not the antiteft would have to be replaced,if it is the key fob,and it has no chip in the key,turning it on for ten minutes,and then off,and right back on,three times,a total of thirty minutes will reset it,if it has a chip in the key,the dealer will have to make you a new key and learn it to the system in the vehicle,try another set of keys if you have another set.

  • kc_enterpris May 15, 2010

    Thank you, I'll try that.

  • Ronny Bennett Sr.
    Ronny Bennett Sr. May 15, 2010

    ok,let me know what happens,good luck

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