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Some times my starter won't even make a clicking sound when I try and turn it over. What I've been doing is banging on the starter with a hammer and upon trying it again the starter engages and starts the engine.

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The starter is no good. The indicator of that is the inconsistent turning over you are describing. I would replace and you should be all set. I had same issue with my old 1996 Taurus.

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Posted on Jul 14, 2008

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