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It just shut down a few days ago. Firestone said it's a

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It just shut down a few days ago. Firestone said it's a starter, but it seems like something is wrong with the security system.
JA: When you turn the key, do you get a single loud click, or a series of rapid ones?
Customer: The car with the key is blinking on the dash.
JA: What is the model/year of your Mazda?
Customer: No clicks, no sound. All electrical works fine too.
JA: What year is your Mazda?
Customer: 2005 Tribute.
JA: Are you fixing your Tribute yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: No. I took it to firestone.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Nope.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Mazda
Expert:  roybelding replied 8 months ago.

hello, my name is ***** ***** I will be glad to assist you. please allow me a couple of minutes to gather some basic info.


Expert:  roybelding replied 8 months ago.

do you have the car now or is it at the shop???


Customer: replied 8 months ago.
I have it at home.
Expert:  roybelding replied 8 months ago.

do you have a voltmeter to do some checks