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My car sometimes loseing connection with starter and there is clicking in prostarter

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The starter solenoid brushes are burnt, this causes the issue you describe, the solenoid is rebuildable, check on line for parts.

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your starter is going put first check battery connection and starter connections
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if you see corrosion you can clean by using warm water make shore you wear robber gloves and
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