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I have a problem starting the car. Required several jumps over time so I thought it was the alternator & battery. I replaced both and I am still having the same problem. Sometimes it requires a jump, somethings just waiting a few hours later and it will start. In other words, car starts when it feels like it. What's wrong with my 2002 LEXUS GS430?

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Hi Thomas, sounds as if the starter motor is 'dragging' Basically that means either the bushes or brushes are worn or something else in the starter motor is causing the drag. I think the problem is in the unit giving the problem. Regards Johngee

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