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Tahoe will not start, New battery installed, a noise in the

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Tahoe will not start, New battery installed, a noise in the front of wirring motor, or slight noise as to something running. Ted Wiens
JA: Does the engine turn over? How old is the battery?
Customer: It does not even try to crank, With new cell battery.
JA: What is the model/year of your Chevy?
Customer: 1995, 200k +miles
JA: What year is your Chevy?
Customer: 1995
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Just the new battery, and tryed to start in neutral
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: A slight whirring noise as you turn the key
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Virtual Wrench replied 4 months ago.


I have been a professional master mechanic for over 35 years and am happy to help you with this.

It sounds like possibly a bad starter. Do you have a test light or volt meter to test a wire for me?