87 firebird wont start

Asked by Dec 25, 2014 at 06:00 PM about the 1987 Pontiac Firebird STD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i have an 87 firebird with the 2.8 it runs fine if you jump start it but it will not start on its own any suggestions id appreciate the help

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Battery. Need to take the battery to the auto parts store for a load test. Even if your interior lights work and everything else, that doesn't mean your battery still has the cranking amps to start the car.

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I agree with possibility of a battery issue. Also make sure all your battery connections are clean and tight.

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