I got a 99 chevy Tahoe just replace starter but tried to hook up the battery and it tried to start

Matthew Welch

Asked by Jun 25, 2015 at 04:39 PM about the 1999 Chevrolet Tahoe 4 Dr LT 4WD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Sounds like you need to reposition the battery cable on the starter bolt (turn it). The lug on the end of the cable is touching one of the other wires on the starter solenoid. This will complete the circuit and cause the starter to crank. HTH. -Jim

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