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2000 escalade will not start on cold wet mornings.

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2000 escalade will not...

2000 escalade will not start on cold wet mornings.

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?

Absolutely dead, battery good, has full charge - terminals in tip top condition Installed new starter motor, starts when warm, still same problem Tried to reset alarm / safety system by having ignition key ON for 10 mins - started, but by the n the day had warmed up

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

Starter motor installed at "specialist" starter shop Of course the damn thing started when it rolled up pick up truck

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

Rolled off

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Cadillac
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On cold wet mornings, it won't crank at all, or does it crank and not start?

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