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I have a 07 max with 118000mi, before then it would start…

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I have a 07...

I have a 07 max with 118000mi, before then it would start with no problem now it would take a few cranks to start whats starting to go out?

Mechanic's Assistant: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?

Brand new batt no problem with lights just starting

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the make/model of your car?

07 max

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

That's why I'm asking the problem?

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Motorcycle
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is this a us production motorcycle?

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its not a motor cycle!!!!
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hello???
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