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Mitsubishi galant 2002 - Will not start, even with jumper cables. When turned on just hear one click noise, never had any problems till today. Hook up a newer battery and same problem, cleaned the battery terminals didnt help at all.

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Check the starter. The clicking is caused by the starter solenoid engaging, but the starter not turning over. This will more than likely need to be replaced.

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Also check your battery cables from end to end especially the neg. cable

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