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Dodge neon: Car does not start. Car makes a clicking noise

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Car does not start. Car makes a clicking noise but does not turn over.. Check all applicable fuses, they all seem to be ok. Unable to get car to auto store.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Chad replied 4 years ago.
Is the battery fully charged?
Have you tryed jump starting it?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Battery is charged and I did try to jump. I also cleaned the terminals.
Expert:  Chad replied 4 years ago.
Have you tryed turning the engine over by the crank bolt just to make sure it did not lock up?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Yes. Could it be a relay or the starter??
Expert:  Chad replied 4 years ago.
Sounds like the solenoid on the starter has gone out. And the starter will need to be replaced.
I just wanted to make sure the engine turned over by hand and the battery had enough cranking amps before saying you need to replace the starter.
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