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Bill Barrow
Bill Barrow, Technician
Category: Car
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Experience:  over 25 years specializing in electrical other fields brakes, suspension and running/starting
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ignition key..ignition lights (break..parking light..grinding noise

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My car will not turn over when I try to turn the ignition key. It is definity not the battery. All the ignition lights (break, batterey, etc) lights come on, including the parking light come one, but all I get is a grinding noise and the enjine wil not turn over.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Bill Barrow replied 7 years ago.
It's a bad starter. The starter is a gear reduction type and the outer gear is plastic. This is a common problem.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
You are mistaken. I took it for $421 in repairs. It was the spark plugs.