Have a 1974 vw bug starter clicks but does not turn over,

Gilda56
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Asked by Gilda56 Feb 24, 2013 at 08:08 PM about the 1974 Volkswagen Beetle

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

replaced starter ,battery good been checked. help Please

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Wayne Moore
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sounds like the power cable coming from the battery is corroded, You can get a new one anywhere, but wolfsburg west or cip1 will have proper one, or you can try getting under it and pulling thecable off checking it out to see if there is excessive corrosion on it and also on the battery side (more than likely the culprit) Good Luck, I have a '66 and had the same issue!

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Ronald Dopwell
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also check your Grounds.. a poor Ground connection could also cause this

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