Start up problem after hooking up after market stereo... changed corroded battery terminals and checked and replaced all bad fuses.. I tried to jump start it and it turns over and starts for a few sec

Asked by Jul 13, 2015 at 01:36 AM about the 1998 Pontiac Bonneville 4 Dr SSE Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

But dies right away and then no turn
over.. the ignition started to click real
hard right beforw this happened.
When i turned the key before it started
it would get stuck then click real hard
before it started.. any help would be
appreciated

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What is your battery voltage? You probably had the door open when you were doing the work wearing down the battery. Tell me how I know.

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