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engine wont start

Discussion in 'General Tech and Maintenance' started by assman, Feb 23, 2004.

  1. assman

    assman Senior Member

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    When i turn the key the engine doesnt turn over or anything, all i hear is a clicking, i tried swapping batteries and its not that.. would this be the dizzy or starter?
     
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    greenteg2k00 Senior Member

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    hey man i believe its the starter cause i had the same problem before on truck and it clicks but wont start it was the start or maybe the ignition
     
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    jamesA Well known pissed off telephone guy VIP

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    if you hear clicking that means the starter has power but it's not doing anything with it. Buy a new starter. :)
     
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    assman Senior Member

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    hmph which starter would work on an pre OBD B16? i found a deal on a GSR starter i think its obd2
     
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    greenteg2k00 Senior Member

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    go 2 dealer, and buy the stock starter
     
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    uhm i dun think the dealer sells parts for a obd-0 b16, im sure they sell parts for the del b16a3 ... i was juss asking if the starter is OBD dependent or not
     
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    I'm going to go ahead and purchase the GSR starter, hopefully wont have any porblems, ill let u guys know if it fits or not
     
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    yea i think ur starter motor is shot. cuz the clickin is the solonoid movin the arm wich ingages the drive gear, but the motor wont turn it. good luck wit ur car bro.
    Tyler
     
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