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Car not starting. clicking noise when turning key

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car not starting. clicking noise when turning key

hello, my name is ***** ***** I will be glad to assist you. please allow me a couple of minutes to gather some basic info.


where does the clicking noise sound like it is coming from??

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
not sure, engine. battery light is also on. my question is should i call AAA for checking battery, which is free for me, or does this sound like something else
Customer: replied 5 days ago.
this car has not been used a lot, but was running 2 days ago; old car, old battery

if the battery light was on, then the alternator was not working. it then sounds like the battery has died.

yes, call AAA and have them come out and jump it to see if it runs. he then can see if the alternator is putting out.

it sounds like you will need a battery and an alternator.


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