1973 PLYMOUTH WEAK BATTERY

  • Tiny
  • roadrunnerjim
  • 1973 Plymouth

1973 Other Plymouth Models V8 Two Wheel Drive Automatic 125000 miles

Hi There.I have a 73 Ply roadrunner with a built 318. My question is. Can a weak starter make the battery seem weak or dead.

Monday, December 8th, 2008 AT 7:53 PM

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  • Dave H
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A weak battery will make the starter turn over slowly. And a faulty starter could turn over slowly with the symptoms of a weak battery. A battery needs 12.5 volts to turn over engine. If you have 12.5 volts in your battery probably the starter is faulty. Hope this helps

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