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2013 chevy Malibu will start just fine and can go back a few

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2013 chevy Malibu will start just fine and can go back a few minutes later and get nothing but will start when jumped no problem this happens off and on?
JA: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?
Customer: yes
JA: Are you fixing your Malibu yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: just looking at cables from the battery but they are good . could it be a loose cable going to the starter?
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: that's it.
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Dan replied 4 months ago.

Hello, my name is ***** ***** I'm here to help get your problem solved.

Expert:  Dan replied 4 months ago.

Has the battery been replaced? If using a jump start helps every time that would point toward a battery issue. Let me know, thanks.

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
I did have the battery checked and it was good and before I do jump it the lights are on bright everything has full power.
Expert:  Dan replied 4 months ago.

If jumping it every time helps then I'd still expect battery. Have a different place test the battery and let me know. Thanks.

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
ok thanks
Expert:  Dan replied 4 months ago.

No problem, keep me updated.

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