Car won't start just clicks. Replaced battery had alternator checked was fine?

Shell Amerhrse

Asked by Dec 26, 2015 at 02:49 PM about the 2000 Hyundai Accent GL

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Could be a bad connection. Make sure the hot wire going from the battery to the starter is clean and tight.

William Kyle

starter could be died


The negative battery cable on my '05 Hyundai Accent had frayed and I replaced the end--read this article to see how to fix it: cables.html

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