clicking sound when trying to start my car

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Asked by doingit Sep 14, 2014 at 12:15 AM about the 2007 Acura TL FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When I tried to start my car I just got a clicking sound when I turn the key in the ignition, after few minutes car started. The next day it seemed as if the battery was dying. I had to get a jump, car started right up.  Had battery checked at local auto shop and was told the battery was good. Any Ideas?

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Check the cable,s,may be bad end,s or cables,may be bad them self.

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The common causes of this problem is that the battery cables connection are lose or corroded. Start there.

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With winter coming put some grease on the exposed ends of the battery cables. That will help keep them from getting exposed to the elements.

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Thank you very much, this site saved me MONEY and time. I was going to take it to a mechanic on Monday.

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