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Car will not start, lights everything turns on. Headlights,

Customer Question
Car will not start...

Car will not start, lights everything turns on

Mechanic's Assistant: Just to clarify, what are the exact lights you're talking about?

Headlights, radio everything turns on

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the make/model/year of your car?

2003 Hyundai Tibrun

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

Just got a new battery...seems like it's getting power - could the alarm effect it not starting?

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

No that's it

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AU Auto Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 2 months ago
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Hi my name is ***** ***** I'll be more than happy to assist you, Please allow me a few minutes to review your information. Thank you.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Okay David - thank you
AU Auto Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 2 months ago

is the engine cranking but not starting or doing nothing? no single click, rapid clicks?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Engine is not cranking- it clicks once
AU Auto Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 2 months ago

1 click usually means the starter is bad. Do you have a voltmeter?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
okay - no voltmeter
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
What will a voltmeter do?
AU Auto Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 2 months ago

check for voltage at the starter relay

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
okay thanks - will inquire if someone have a voltmeter so that we can check that - from there we can see if it's the starter - thank you for your assistance. Merry Christmas & New Year blessings.
AU Auto Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 2 months ago

you are very welcome and I will be here. please note customer satisfaction is my number one goal and leaving 3 stars or more rating for me will allow us to continue this dialogue until you are completely satisfied.and your vehicle is fixed. you may ask as many questions as you'd like at no extra charges. thank you have a great day

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