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97 Dodge dakota won't start; sounds like starter. What will it take to fix?

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Oik if itsthe starter motor when you start it it will do nothing or just click ,no if you tap it a few times on the solinoid itmight start ,any way i would by a reconditioned one or brand new a second hand one could last 4 ever or 1 day and the its take the positive of the battery,the take the wires off the sarter then 2 bolts and comes straight out and then put it in same way,

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