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Ivan Alvarez
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Experience:  lead technician at Performance Tire and Automotive
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08 charger has delayed start allready had a recall for

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08 charger has delayed start allready had a recall for ignition
JA: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?
Customer: battery is fine had it checked
JA: What is the make/model of your car?
Customer: 08 dodge charger
JA: Are you fixing your Charger yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: haven't tried anything without having a clue what it is sometimes have to turn key up to 7 times before it turns over
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Ivan Alvarez replied 11 months ago.

When you turn the key and not starting does it still crank or nothing at all.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
no turn at all but when it does start the starter kicks it over without problems
Expert:  Ivan Alvarez replied 11 months ago.

With the recall do you know what part they replaced?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
all they told me was ignition gave me new keys with it
Expert:  Ivan Alvarez replied 11 months ago.

Ok I'm going to look over a few diagrams and get back to you.

Expert:  Ivan Alvarez replied 11 months ago.

Do you know what size motor is in it?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
six cylinder not sure on what litre
Expert:  Ivan Alvarez replied 11 months ago.

Do you have access to a test light or volt meter to do a few tests?

Expert:  Ivan Alvarez replied 11 months ago.

If not access the fuse box and replace the starter relay. This box will be located under the hood or in the trunk depending on model/engine size.

Expert:  Ivan Alvarez replied 11 months ago.

Any luck on your starting problem?