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2000 Chrysler Town & Country Limited 4dr FWD

2000 Chrysler Town & Country
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door, 2WD Minivans
17 mpg city / 24 mpg hwy
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December 12, 2012, 6:23 am

Allen G
 

Question: Car won't start

When I turn the key I get a "click" then nothing. The next time I turn the key the car starts. Suggestions?


December 15, 2012, 12:21 pm

Ron W
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Check the terminals and connections at the battery. Sometimes greenish/gray corrosion gets on the battery cables and when a new battery is installed, it doesn't make a good connection. Use a little sand paper or terminal brush to clean them up. It may be all you need to do.

If that is OK, have the starter and battery load tested as one of them may be failing.


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