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2005 freightliner Columbia would take start we have 8 new

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2005 freightliner Columbia would take start we have 8 new batteries,beware starter ,been ignition Cylinoid it just won't take start was clicking but not now
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
won't start ,new starter,new ignition Cylinoid used to click but won't start now
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  go-west.. replied 1 year ago.
Good evening
To do you have power on one side of the solenoid when the key is keyed to the starting position?You have a standard or automatic transmission?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
it is on the starter or the firewall
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have 12 volts to it
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
it is a 2005 freightliner Columbia stick
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
he has 12 volts on it all
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
hello you still with me
Expert:  go-west.. replied 1 year ago.
If you power at one side that's a good startWith the Key turned over if there power at both side of the solenoid. If there is, sounds like there could be a broken wire from the solenoid to starter. Have a look a let me know.