chevy caprice 2004, v8. (STARTING PROBLEM)

Asked by Aug 25, 2015 at 04:54 PM about the 2004 Chevrolet Classic 4 Dr STD Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

CAR NOT STARTING

1. on half switch the lights (abs, handbreak, etc etc) on the dashboard turning
on 2. The " self is going dead.",  starting relay making tick noise
3. lights and horn working fine....


pls sugggest  for point no 2.

ghufran111s@gmail.com

5 Answers

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Have you tried jump starting the vehicle ?

ya i did but nothing happening now... seems a self stuck or switch problem or any other... pls suggest once i did and it started .

20,270

Did it click when you tried to jump it ? If so leave cables on for about a minute before trying to start may be to low to start right away let vehicle that is jumping your vehicle idle this will charge your vehicles battery.

20,270

I know you said you can hear the relay clicking I am asking about the starter can you hear it clicking ?

20,270

If try to jump and it still clicks sounds like a bad starter. Try this have someone tap on starter with a hammer while trying to start vehicle at the same time if vehicle starts replace starter.

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