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Cherokee: i have a 87 body 94 motor jeep Cherokee it has the

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i have a 87 body 94 motor jeep Cherokee it has the 4.0 inline 6. the starter was going out (i know because i had to hit with hammer and it would start) so i replaced it with one from carquest. after i put it in and tried to crank it over it just made a clicking noise and then a winding noise but wouldn't turn over engine. what could it be?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Jeep
Expert:  Virtual Wrench replied 1 year ago.
Hello,
It sounds like low battery voltage to me. Simple enough to do a couple of quick tests if you have a volt meter?
Regardless this is the first place i have to start with because i'm not there.
Do you have a volt meter?
Expert:  Virtual Wrench replied 1 year ago.
Hello?
Are you there?
If you can get a volt meter we can figure this out. Let me know please.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hi I was able to figure it out on my own. I did not have a volt meter. But reading on other forums I tried starting in neutral and it fired right up. I let it run took for a drive and it starts just fine now in park also. I hope I wasn't charged for your answer only the 5 dollar retainer.
Expert:  Virtual Wrench replied 1 year ago.
Good deal,glad you got it handled.