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I am having electrical issues.: What is the model/year of

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I am having electrical issues. My name is Dan
JA: What is the model/year of your Acura?
Customer: I have power, but will not start. 2005 mdx
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: this has been going on for two years
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: before it would start after a few minutes. took to acura dealer and they replaced a sensor, something about thephone and blue tooth. have not had the problem for 6 ms
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: i have corrosion at the bottom of cables, not the way up. this just occured in the past 2 wks
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Acura
Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 1 month ago.

Hi, I'm Chad. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question and I will be posting your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 1 month ago.

take the cables out and clean if possible or replace .

check the positive the connection at the starter ,do you have 12 volts at stsrter when you have switch to start position

do you have 12 volts at battery ,check with voltmeter

is a security light steady on flashing on dash while you trying to start

has the starter itself been checked , you can take it out and bench tested

Please let me know

Thank You

Chad Farhat

ASE Certified Technician