Car Won't Start-Sometimes


Asked by djd186 Sep 22, 2007 at 10:40 AM about the 1993 Cadillac Fleetwood

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Occasionaly (beginning to happen more often) when i turn over nothing happpens.  No click, nothing.  Battery is strong.  Attempted to clean corrision from terminals.  Is this starter problem?
Thanks for any help.

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if "all conections are good" and clean and your still having this probblem its one of two things. odds are 95% you have a bad starter cylinoid. on the off chance you may have a bad spot in the starter .

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p.s. if you can pull the starter and cylinoide yourself ,a place like autozone can test them for free and supply you with new on the spot.


You might need a new battery cable. Even if the connections look good, the cable can wear out and corrode inside of the insulation. I need to replace the ground (-) cable on my car one of these days...

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