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Won't crank after running for a while

My tahoe has always been very solid. This weekend I drove it about 30 miles, killed it and then tried to restart and it would not engauge. No click like a starter or anything. After about 5 minutes, started like always. This morning after driving to work, same thing happened. Wait a few minutes and it will start right up. I don't get any message lights or messages on the information window. Any ideas?????

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General motors put there cylinoid on there starters and when it heats up it wont engage,they put a heat sheid but it fails after time,replace cylenoid on starter,if not sure how to do just replace starter comes with cylinoid built on,

Posted on Jul 07, 2008

  • derek martin Jul 07, 2008

    an old trick to by time is tap starter lightly with a hammer every time it freezes up,

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