When I try to start car I just get a clicking noise

Asked by Jan 26, 2014 at 12:34 PM about the 1995 Lexus ES 300

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It's cold (24degrees) stared the car yesterday fine. Today go to start and just getting a
fast clicking noise and battery is fine.

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If your battery loads test good then you have a connection problem somewhere in the main power wiring, positive or negative cables.

115,195

All because a battery has 12 volts does not mean that it still has enough cold cranking amps to start a car in cold weather.

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