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It must have a short every once in awhile. It will start if

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it must have a short every once in awhile. It will start if the amp gauge goes up to about 12 volts but if it doesn't move up it won't start
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: there just fine I even disconnected the positive to try reset things
JA: What is the model of your '12 Chevy?
Customer: 1995 chevy ck 1500
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes just wiggled the ignition switch and disconnected the battery
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: nope
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Gary replied 10 months ago.

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Expert:  Gary replied 10 months ago.

when it will not start does it physically crank over and not fire up ? or it will not physically crank over at all ?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
it just keeps cranking but doesn't start. if the amp gauges jumps up to 12 volts it will start.if it stays at 9 volts it doesn't start
Expert:  Gary replied 10 months ago.

when it will not start do you know if it has fuel pressure or spark at the spark plugs ?

Expert:  Gary replied 10 months ago.

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