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My name is gigi. my car. Turned off while driving, It would

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My name is ***** ***** my car. Turned off while driving
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: It would turn on if i wiggle the wires on the battery. But now it dosent want to . it sounds like if s going to turn on .
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Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Buick
Expert:  Lou P. replied 7 months ago.

Hello Gigi,

if you can twist the battery cables on the battery that is not good, you need to make sure the cables cannot be twisted, so the ends may need to be tighter or replaced. also if the cables are loose the alternator will not be able to charge the battery effectively, so at this point the battery may be dead. you should try to tighten the cables and then get a charger or jump start and see if that helps. let me know, i will do what i can to help. Lou P

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