What is causing my Car not to start?

Asked by Nov 28, 2013 at 11:37 PM about the 2004 Oldsmobile Alero

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2004
4 cylinder... car just makes clicking noise when we try to turn it on please help!

2 Answers

you need to get a NEW battery, then follow the black 1/0 cable (not the battery cable clamp end) but the other end....unbolt that connection and wirebrush till shiny the lug and chassis then re-assemble them....also the 1/0 cable to the motor block (near the alternator)~ get everything free of corrosion and turn the key~

That sounds like the alternator

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