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My 2012 chevy sonic won't start. I had it jumped last week,

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My 2012 chevy sonic...

My 2012 chevy sonic won't start. I had it jumped last week, and it ran just fine all week, but it's not working again today

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

No, they are not corroded

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

I had it jumped before

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

I'm mostly trying to figure out if I need to replace the battery or the starter

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Chevy Mechanic: Gary, Chevy Technician replied 1 month ago

if you jump it now will it run ?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
most likely
Chevy Mechanic: Gary, Chevy Technician replied 1 month ago

the odds are the battery is just bad

you can remove the battery and most auto parts store will test it for free for you and the odds are it has a bad cell in it or low cold cranking amps and a new battery usually fixes this issue

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