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Motor doesn't start makes ticking noise

When we try to start the car instead of the motor turning over it just makes a ticking noise that appears to be coming from the back of the motor

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  • philp2010 Jun 06, 2010

    The battery is up to par, the startet motor is at the front, the ticking noise is coming from the back

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It is most likely the starter,make sure the battery is up to par,and if so,the starter needs to be replaced.

Posted on Jun 06, 2010

  • Ronny Bennett Sr.
    Ronny Bennett Sr. Jun 06, 2010

    Lightly tap on the starter with a hammer,while trying to start it,

  • Ronny Bennett Sr.
    Ronny Bennett Sr. Jun 06, 2010

    Check the connections at the battery,and make sure they are clean,and shiny,also check for a bad ground cable,

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