i have a 96 camry when I go to start my car it won't turn over......IDK if its my starter or what..bcuz i usually tap on the starter with a hammer it works some but then it won't if its turned off

Asked by Jan 26, 2016 at 05:13 PM about the 1996 Toyota Camry LE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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It sounds like you need a new starter but you may also need a new battery. Clean the battery terminals and cable ends and make sure they are on tight.

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If you're using the hammer trick and it starts most of the time, then yes, it's time for a new starter.

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