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

3 Answers

60,485

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.

38,255

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

What engine is in this vehicle?

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Camry

Looking for a Used Camry in your area?

CarGurus has 90,532 nationwide Camry listings starting at $650.

ZIP:

Search Toyota Camry Questions

Toyota Camry Experts

#1 Reelin68
Reelin68
Reputation 12,380
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 4,310
#3 tenspeed
tenspeed
Reputation 2,970
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Accord
802 Great Deals out of 84,448 listings starting at $988
Used Toyota Corolla
770 Great Deals out of 73,085 listings starting at $1,260
Used Honda Civic
631 Great Deals out of 88,620 listings starting at $995
Used Nissan Altima
1,005 Great Deals out of 81,095 listings starting at $1,200
Used Toyota Avalon
187 Great Deals out of 13,509 listings starting at $2,211
Used Toyota RAV4
731 Great Deals out of 71,362 listings starting at $1,895
Used Hyundai Sonata
740 Great Deals out of 50,703 listings starting at $1,400
Used Nissan Maxima
314 Great Deals out of 25,099 listings starting at $999
Used Honda CR-V
865 Great Deals out of 60,603 listings starting at $988
Used Chevrolet Malibu
907 Great Deals out of 79,544 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota 4Runner
237 Great Deals out of 20,380 listings starting at $1,800
Used Toyota Tacoma
523 Great Deals out of 40,493 listings starting at $2,495

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Toyota Camry LE For Sale
14 Great Deals out of 19,432 listings starting at $14,999
2016 Toyota Camry LE For Sale
22 Great Deals out of 1,680 listings starting at $12,987
2015 Toyota Camry LE For Sale
37 Great Deals out of 1,437 listings starting at $10,999
2014 Toyota Camry LE For Sale
71 Great Deals out of 2,189 listings starting at $8,995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.