1996 Subaru Impreza Starter

Tiny
JOHNBMURPHY
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  • 1996 SUBARU IMPREZA
  • 4 CYL
  • AWD
  • MANUAL
  • 150,000 MILES
Needed a new starter - when tried to start car just got clicking sound - figured needed a solenoid - installed new starter, now nothing. No clicking, nothing. AND: when driving car after push starting it - when hit brakes, radio would stop playing for a few seconds - never did that before. AND: battery voltage checked - 12.7 volts.


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Friday, April 2nd, 2010 AT 1:41 PM

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Tiny
MERLIN2021
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Sounds like you needed either a Battery, or battery cables. Clicking? Or nothing at all? If you hear a click, then either the battery is weak, or the starter, possibly bad battery cable connections, check and clean both ends of BOTH cables! Dissconnect negative(-) first, and put it on last! If no click the starter relay is no good! You may have also got a defective rebuilt!
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Friday, April 2nd, 2010 AT 3:13 PM

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