What's wrong with my car it won't start

Asked by Nov 12, 2013 at 07:11 PM about the 1987 Chevrolet Camaro IROC Z

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I put a new battery new alternator
new starter and don't start no click
no lights no nothing just nothing..its
like my car doesn't have nothing in it

3 Answers

Usually when I have seen this problem it is located in the wiring or ignition switch. A good mechanic can bypass both, one at a time, to ascertain the actual problem.

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Also, check the wiring down by the starter. Usually a catastrophic failure like this is a bad connection at the starter. One more thing. Check where the ground cable (-) bolts to the chassis or engine. That connection must be clean and tight as well. HTH. -Jim

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Js08016 is correct, also check thw wiring down to the starter and the ground. Sorry that I was not more specific when I said check the wiring.

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