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post #1 of 16 (permalink) Old 10-06-2012, 04:21 PM Thread Starter
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buddy's stranded no start or crank.

well my buddy has a obs truck. drove it to the doctor this morning fired up fine this morning. goes to leave the doctor and nothing just clicked. had him try and get a jump maybe a weak battery...nothing. had him tap starter....nothing. had him jump the solenoid...nothing. had him check connections and hs switch and still nothing....he stranded and i'm at work till late so any help can and would be greatly apreiciated. i'm not familair with obs trucks so i'm coming to you guys.

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Re: buddy's stranded no start or crank.

Do any of the lights on dash come on when he turns the key namely wait to start light.

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Re: buddy's stranded no start or crank.

yeah all thats workin he says
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Re: buddy's stranded no start or crank.

There is a solenoid on the fender AND the starter.

Also, check Voltage with a meter

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Re: buddy's stranded no start or crank.

"clicked"

u either got beat the hell out of the starter or get someone to hit it while he tries to start it, this happened on my obs too

come to find out the wires on the started were loose

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Re: buddy's stranded no start or crank.

Did he try the jump on both batteries, alternately? And then try getting cables on both at once?

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Re: buddy's stranded no start or crank.

Over here now. Changed both solenoids. Nothing.
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Re: buddy's stranded no start or crank.

Click is gonna be one of three issues. one. Battery dead, two, starter bad, three engine locked up.

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Is it Auto or standard?

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Re: buddy's stranded no start or crank.

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