02 impala won't start. Just clicks, not a battery issue

Hank Jenkins

Asked by Sep 02, 2016 at 04:30 PM about the 2002 Chevrolet Impala Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My impala won't start. It clicks when I turn three key
and clicks when I let go. I've had the battery
checked it's brand new.

3 Answers


pull the starter and have ti tested.


check all the connections on the starter, remove clean re-fit and test

Jason Zane

usually starter solenoid is out . copper post is oxided like gearhead rhino suggests.

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