Ive got a subaru which has a new battery but wont start unless i roll start or get jumped by another car, can anyone tell me what it maybe ??

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Asked by Dec 22, 2014 at 01:09 AM about the 2007 Subaru Legacy 2.5i Wagon

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Ive been told alot of things but i like doing repairs on the car myself , ive been doing
some research and thinking could be the alternator anyone ever had this problem ?

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The dash lights only turn on when the car is in motion any thoughts please :) Fuel Pump ? Spark plugs? Alternator ? Battery terminals ?

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Sounds like a wiring issue. Did you check to see if the battery has more than 12V and isn't being drained? Check all the wiring and connections?

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Thanks alot i think its the terminals now :)

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