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Not starting, Checked battery and bought a new one, 98 v70,

Customer Question

Not starting
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: Checked battery and bought a new one
JA: What is the model/year of your Volvo?
Customer: 98 v70
JA: Are you fixing your V70 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Somewhat. I cleaned the corrosion off the old battery and it still didn't start so I went and bought a new one. The car was starting up fine and when I turned it offf it didn't start anymore
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 7 days ago.
Category: Volvo
Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 6 days ago.

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Will it at least crank?

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
I got it fixed, it was the starter
Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 6 days ago.

Good job