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I was the Walrus...boopboopberup (archive)

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Posted by Gordon on November 24, 2000 at 18:17:57:

In Reply to: I was the battery... posted by Shawn Anderson on November 24, 2000 at 15:21:44:

I tried to dtart my car this AM, but it won't turn over. I can't even hear the starter engage. I can still turn on the lights and they look pretty much norlam brightness.

I can also hear a click from a relay under the dash and see the dash lights dim slightly when I try to engage the starter.

I'm not sure if my battery is dead or if my starter/soleniod is not working.

Anyone been through this??

Pull it out and it was a 40 month battery from Jan 1995. Guess it was time.

Found out it will either take a group 49 or 93 size.

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