Dies , has to jump started now it won't even jump start

Asked by Jun 17, 2013 at 12:20 PM about the 2002 Pontiac Sunfire SE Coupe

Question type: General

02 Pontiac sun fire started dieting a few weeks ago, would jump start and go. Yesterday
died 3 times and wouldn't jump start the third time. What could this be?

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An old battery and/or a faulty alternator. Replace both ;) Do you have a multimeter?

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