Replaced starter and truck started once and will not start again, any ideas why?

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Asked by Aug 13, 2014 at 08:59 PM about the 2005 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Ext Cab 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Replaced starter on truck and truck started one time and will not start again.  Checked
battery and it is good.  The engine light is on when key is turned to on position.  Any
ideas on what could be wrong?

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You could have gotten unlucky and the starter is defective. I work at NAPA and unfortunately it does happen from time to time. Exchange it and see what happens. HTH. -Jim

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We had the starter checked and it is good. Any other ideas?

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65,845

Try starting it in neutral. The neutral safety switch may be bad. Check the fuses in the under hood fuse box. HTH. -Jim

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