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2003 Lexus ES300, won't start, battery voltage good, tried

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2003 Lexus ES300, won't start, battery voltage good, tried jump starting anyway to no avail, very little voltage drop when trying. Car started just fine minutes before. Can hear a faint buzzing sound when attempting to start.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Lexus
Expert:  Andrew Martin replied 1 year ago.

Sounds like the starter solenoid is sticking. I'd recommend replacing the starter especially on a vehicle of this age. The starter is located on the front transmission side bolted to the engine.

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