When I start my truck it almost starts then grinds like I'm turning key with it already on and then dies .. but then its ok and I can just try it again till it starts... what is going on ??

Asked by Sep 19, 2012 at 09:02 PM about the 2000 Chevrolet S-10 3 Dr LS Wide Stance 4WD Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Your starter maybe going bad. The grinding may occur because the starter gear that engages the fly wheel is not fully dis-engaging. This would also cause the truck to stall. The next time you try it the starter gear fully dis-engages & everything is OK.

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