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I have a 13 xts and It won't start. Tried jumping it and it…

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I have a 13...

I have a 13 xts and It won't start

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

Yes tried jumping it and it was making a clicking noise

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

Putting my fob in the little slot

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

The breaks are stiff

Submitted: 5 months ago.Category: Cadillac
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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
It was find yesterday know it's not working
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12/17/2017
Cadillac Mechanic: ggrote1, ASE Certified Technician replied 5 months ago
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Cadillac Mechanic: ggrote1, ASE Certified Technician replied 5 months ago

can you remove the battery and have the local parts store test it for volts and cold cranking amps

the odds are that battery is just bad causing this issue

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
I can't drive it anywhere
Cadillac Mechanic: ggrote1, ASE Certified Technician replied 5 months ago

you need to remove it and have it tested.

these will not usually jump start

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
what happens if it still good
Cadillac Mechanic: ggrote1, ASE Certified Technician replied 5 months ago

then there usually is a bad connection at the battery

with what this is doing 99 % of the time just the battery is bad

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Cadillac Mechanic: ggrote1, ASE Certified Technician replied 4 months ago

how are you making out ?

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