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2003 bmw 330xi wont start checked battery and battery is good. hear a clicking noise and that it. It does not try to start of turn over. sounds like that starter from what I'm used to hearing on other cars

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The noise is coming from the starter solenoid. The plunger is acting but the Starter Solenoid Contacts are burnt. In some cases we replace the solenoid contacts and the plunger. All have 1/8" thick copper contacts.
The other options are, replace the solenoid, or the starter with a rebuild one.

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