Wont start, clicking sound, charged new battery, cables to starter and battery getting hot

Tiny
WARDAACE
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  • 1971 FORD F-100
  • 73,000 MILES
'71 Ford F100, 73k original miles. I thought maybe the alternator, but the cables were hot? Then I crawled under the truck and checked the starter while my son attempted to start and the starter became a magnet and sucked the wrench to it. Maybe a solenoid or voltage regulator?
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Friday, March 30th, 2012 AT 2:39 PM

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Tiny
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Remove starter and get it tested.
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Friday, March 30th, 2012 AT 2:48 PM

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