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Our Corvette 2005 won't start, My husband parked it for

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Our Corvette 2005 won't...

Our Corvette 2005 won't start

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

My husband parked it for about 45 minutes and now it won't start

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

Actually, we haven't checked it yet. We are still waiting for a friend coz we did not have any tools with us.

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

The radio is working, but that's about it.

Submitted: 9 months ago.Category: Chevy
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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
What else should we check aside from the battery?
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Chevy Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 9 months ago
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Chevy Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 9 months ago

Are you getting a security light or any other lights on in the dash?

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
I already got charged for $38. Would I be charged again for any additional questions I have?
Chevy Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 9 months ago

no thats a one time fee, and you should just be charged the 5$ and then when you rate me you will be charged the rest

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
There are some lights- check engine light
Customer reply replied 9 months ago
Ok...thanks
Customer reply replied 9 months ago
The radio still works.
Chevy Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 9 months ago

what are all of the lights? and have you had the check engine light checked for any codes?

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
I see the battery light goes on when I tried to start it. No we haven't done it. This is the first time it came up.
Chevy Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 9 months ago

ok first things first we need to verify voltage at battery and when trying to start do you have a volt meter?

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
It only goes up to 11
Chevy Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 9 months ago

well that need to be fixed first, the battery either needs to be charged or replaced, any local auto parts store can test the battery and or charge it for you for free

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
We are currently waiting for a friend who could assist us on charging the battery.
Chevy Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 9 months ago

ok let me know how that turns out, dont directly charge the battery with the cables connected to the car , remove the cables negative and then positive, install cables positive than negative when done charging

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Chevy Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 9 months ago

hows it coming?

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