Start up issues!!!

Asked by Jan 27, 2010 at 09:01 AM about the 1997 Lexus ES 300 FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 1997 Lexus es300 It takes multiple times to start my vehicle when i turn the key. I hear a click like its trying to but doesnt start until about 4 or 5 times.. Any Suggestions?

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If your battery and their terminals are good then you have to check the ground wire, clean the ground wire then fix it properly. It will solve your problems.

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If it clicks but doesn't turn over when you turn the key then the starter is going bad.

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