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just installed new alternator rotor in2007 susuki vstrom1000 all went well but trying to start engine the starter just whirrs doesnt engage took cover off again checked cogs meshing. looked ok,i had ...

I have been looking at remote starter information, bypass kits and transponder key boxes, but my current car starts without a transponder. A fob is required to unlock the doors without the alarm going ...

Yesterday morning, after I started my car, all the red lights on the dash stayed lit. They've been lit ever since. This morning, after I drove it to work, I noticed the tail lights (but none of the ...

https://youtu.be/vniNT-J21wY Turn up your volume, when I crank and only when I crank there’s a scratching sound coming from the engine bay, nothing after I release the key when the engine starts. Is ...

This is the second time my car has died on me in the one month that I have owned it. Everything has been running fine until I parked it for 30minutes and then it wouldnt start. No cranking No trying ...

I have a 2008 Hyundai Sonata 2.4L 4-speed automatic with 175k miles that's been taken care of it's whole life. Just yesterday as I was accelerating it got to about 23-2500 RPMs and it slightly jerked ...

I recently noticed that my car had the issue starting without giving it a boost. It has original battery and has 155k on it. Over the course of 2 weeks I realized below two things which helps car ...

I have a 2014 Ford Focus I have been having issues with my horn not working and I called the place I bought my car they told me to check the relay so pulled it out put it back in and it worked. Fast ...

I just got a 2008 Ford Freestyle and I noticed every time I started it to go some where it had less n less cranking power, then when I went to start it at the grocery store it cranked s-l-o-w-l-e-y ...

I have a 2003 Chevy Cavalier. I had just gotten on the interstate and noticed the car running rough. It wasn't too hot. I managed to get up to about 60-65 and suddenly the engine died. When I got ...

This one has bugged me for a while because I couldn't have an auto mechanic answer exactly why this worked. I had a 1995 Toyota Camry LE where the battery was seemingly dead. Didn't matter how many ...

I'm rebuilding a competition car based on a 1988 Lancia Delta HF and believe I have an issue with the starter motor. After fitting a fresh battery and ensuring that the kill-switch is on, 12.4 volts ...

When I opened the hood I saw the radiator cap missing now car won't start...why won't it start

I've replaced my starter but when I tried to crank the car the alarm went off.. I've done everything to disengage the alarm but still it won't crank annone of the lights will come on! I can hot wire ...

So i drive a 1995 buick lesabre limited edition V6 3.8ltr which is relatively in good shape and only has 197,000km. Recently I: Replaced the water pump Fixed an oil leak coming from the sleeve around ...

Just bought an 08 accent with 132 kkm a few weeks ago. Ran great until I drove it home one night and the next morning it wouldn't start. The starter spun but didn't engage flywheel so naturally I ...

My 1990 Subaru Legacy wont start, it started it a week ago and it idled for 5 minutesthen sudently it stopped and cannot again. Kindly assist me to diagnose the problem.

To start, I know nothing about cars aside from how to drive them. I have a pre owned 2004 ford taurus with 60000 miles. Recently, it has been making a screeching noise when I turn the key to start the ...

So I recently purchased this motorcycle from a third party. 2 days ago it would start up fine and you could ride it. The guy I brought it from said the battery was acting cranky so you should change ...

With a less than optimal 12.2 volts at the battery terminals and the bendix drive at the starter failing to pop and engage the flywheel, would battery charge be a likely cause of such a failure? Or ...

Hi wondered if anyone can help, my car seems to very occasionally not start but most of the time start easily but when it dosent, it takes multiple turns of the key and seems to try but fail.I had it ...

Included video is here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iorvSoMjvaA&feature=youtu.be The reason for pausing to start is for the glow plugs (diesel van). Battery is OK! I tested myself and at an ...

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My car won't start after driving it any distance?? After I stop it for an hour it starts fine. While it has hard time starting there is clicks, and the sound is nah nah nah nah I changed my ...

2002 Mazda Protege5 will not start. Tried to jump start the car with no success. Confirmed the battery charge and verified all of the fuses are intact. Attached is an MP4 sound file of the clicking ...

My friend bought a Jeep (I think a 2000) at a garage sale and he had it running. A year later when we went to get it someone had done something to it: when we connected the battery it's as if the key ...

Vehicle: 2007 VW Rabbit. Auto. 2.5L Problem: The problem started one week ago. When starting car sometimes it will only turn over once and then silence. Solution is to wait a minute or so and then ...

Had my car service three times due to starter not starting sometimes & oil leak: replaces valves and gadgets, change starter, changed battery, changed a coil and spark plugs. Still happening?

My car has done more than 300,000 kms, she starts perfectly first thing in the morning. After I leave it running for a while, it most of the times (throughout the day) takes about 5 seconds to crank ...

Is it bad to jump your car with too many amps (i.e., with a 1000 amp jumper vs. a 400 amp jumper)? Or does the car regulate how many amps it will take? EDIT: I was told 400 amps is enough for most ...

Recently the starter motor on my VW Mk1 Golf seems to be stuttering when starting. The car starts fine and in the same amount of revolutions as always, but the starter motor sounds like it is coughing....

I have two 6 cyl. diesel engines one with turbo and starter motor 4KW and the other without turbo and starter motor 2.5 KW What happen if I replaced 12V 4KW with 12V 2.5KW starter motor?

Changing the starter on my 2007 Fiat 1.3 diesel. There is no "trigger wire" terminal. Instead the light wire is in a plastic housing which is bolted on under the battery feed. How does this work?

I have a 1992 Honda accord i took my car to see why it was over heating and leaking a substance kinda oily, so the mechanic "fixed" the radiator hose, and put a new radiator cap which I had and added ...

Basically each time I turn the ignition, one of three things happens: Car starts with no issues Starter cranks but engine doesn't start Starter doesn't crank at all (but e.g. dash lights will go dim, ...

This is a 2004 Toyota Tundra 4.8 L. The truck started to have a mind of its own when it came to starting. All of a sudden it stopped, no sound, no crank, nothing. I was told the starter is bad, so I ...

Hi I have a 2008 Audi A5 3.2L V6 with about 80k miles. Every once in a while the car wont start. The dash lights work fine along with all the electronic parts of the vehicle. The vehicle doesn't crank ...

https://youtu.be/xCys7cfMxwU https://youtu.be/1ex71F7KqXo New battery, new starter, new starter solenoid. Trying to repair vechicle , not really auto savvy. Any opinions help

I understand that most car starter motors' power is rated between 0.5kw to 1.5kw. Doesn't that mean that they are supposed to draw 40-120 amps? (500 w / 12 volts etc.. )? Yet when they start, they ...

I have a 2003 Chevy Malibu and I’m having issue when I try to start it. It doent turn over as a matter of fact, I attempt to turn it over and as I’m turning the ignition and giving it gas, it ...

This is a 1992 Toyota Hilux Surf Turbo Automatic. Just a quick question, chasing a fault on a Hilux: won't start off the key went through all fuses, relays and wiring, replaced old bushes in ...

Are there any issues with powering pins 85 and 30 from the same 12v wire? The starter on my friend's 1981 Yamaha XS45 was not working, so I upgraded to a modern solenoid. I followed all the wired with ...

I have a 1992 Honda Accord, manual transmission. Over the past several months, I've noticed a grinding sound immediately after cold-starting the engine. It only lasts for a fraction of a second, doesn'...

I have an 82 xj 750 Yamaha maxim and i'm not get spark. I don't know how to fix it. I followed all my wires to find if wires where bad and now it wont turn over ,but I do have good com can some one ...

I have a 2008 Buick LaCrosse with 190000 miles. Fairly well maintained. Lately I’ve been having trouble starting it sporadically with seemingly no specific thing causing it. First - the symptoms: ...

I have a 2004 Honda CRV and slightly stripped the the aluminum block threads as I tightened the new starter down for the top bolt. Now when I try to tighten it, it won't "grab" on to the threads and ...

99 Chrysler Concorde, new starter manufactured by Chrysler, Autozone tested the battery and said it had 73% health and was fully charged. What is the reason why my car won't start?

My Vehicle is a Dodge Nitro 2009. I have notice lately that when starting the engine in the morning, that the engine is taking its time to "turn over". The engine is giving a bit of a hard start. I ...

Sometimes , usually after a long run the starter turns very slowly like it has a flat battery. If I am lucky turning the key again a few times it will turn the engine at normal speed and it starts. It ...

I have a Fiat punto car 2006, manual transmission. I drove the car during rain, parked it and after a few hours of heavy rain tried to start the car again with no luck. I hear a ventilating sound, ...

I started my car after two days of cold weather, around 20 F. After heating my engine for about 15 minuets I turned ignition off. After that it does not start, it start to crank but dies off well ...

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