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2005 Saturn Vue - Starting Problems

My 2005 Saturn Vue does not start. The car turns on when I place the key in the ignition, but doesn't start when I turn the key. It doesn't even choke.
The battery appears to be fine, so I think it the starter which is bad.
-John

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Make sure to check your fuses and ground wires first. when you are set on which part is bad do a quick check of everything else before you jump into it.

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