mgb starting problems

Asked by Unclebryan Nov 02, 2019 at 01:28 PM about the 1977 MG MGB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

On my 1977 MGB, I replaced the battery and starter motor and when I turn the key I hear a click at the relay but no cloink at the starter. It still doesn't turn over, what am I doing wrong?  can you please help me get it started again?

3 Answers


Maybe there is corrosion on the battery terminals or cable ends. Check all the connections and make sure they are clean and tight.

all connections are clean and ive replaced battery terminals


Damaged or corroded wires? Sometimes the corrosion is hidden by wire insulation.

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