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SOMEONE TOLD ME TO TAP ON THE STARTER! WILL THAT WORK?
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Hello, my name is ***** ***** I'm here to help get your problem solved. A single click with no start usually means the starter has failed. Tapping on the starter will sometimes work but it is only a temporary fix. You can monitor voltage at both wires going to starter, they should be at east 11v while trying to start. If each wire has good voltage then replace the starter. Let me know how it goes or if you have more questions, thanks.
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