08 malibu classic my car was running shut if off to go in store came out and now it wont crank.. have a fully charged battery


Asked by Jul 16, 2013 at 11:31 AM about the 2008 Chevrolet Malibu LS Classic

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

went to the store car was running fine came out to leave not even 10 minutes and it wont
crank .. battery is fully charged have all lights radio everything just wont crank

3 Answers

Tom Demyan

How do you know the battery is fully charged? Did you check the voltage, jump the battery? You can have lights and radio and still not have enough amperage in the battery to start it.

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Tom Demyan

If the battery is good, check for fuel pressure. Do you hear the fuel pump priming?

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yes we have checked the batter.. i will check the fuel pump now.. also 2 people (family members) have told me its probally the starter but i hate to mess with it and pull it out and find out thats not what it is.. I am going to check to see if i hear the pump running now

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