If there is clicking, that means the car has power from the battery so the altenator and the battery are good. I would suggest that the starter is gone bad. It will eventually grind away to where there is no clicking.
Asked in Toyota Camry
95 Toyota Camry won't start but starter makes clicking sound?
Solenoid or battery *Check the alternator as well. When my Camry did that, the battery and alternator both needed replacement. -andey78...
Asked in Car Sounds, Chrysler
Car is only making a clicking noise Chrysler?
If the Chrysler is only making a clicking noise and will not start, check the starter. Also check the alternator, and the battery. The starter solenoid is more than likely the reason the car is clicking and not starting. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles, Car Starting Problems
When you try to start your car you get a clicking noise?
Most likely you have a bad alternator or a dead battery. its your starter, i can almost gurantee that the starter went to ...if its not that itd be the alternator, go get both checked i guess..hope this helps ...
Asked in Car Starting Problems, VW Jetta, Grand Prix GT
What is wrong with a car when it won't start it just makes clicking sound?
It could be battery connection, discharged or faulty battery, faulty alternator or regulator, faulty starter or a loose and corroded connection on the starter. ...
Asked in Car Sounds, Ford F-150
Why would a Ford F-150 not start and all you get is a clicking noise when you turn the key?
It could be solenoid, starter, battery, alternator not CHARGING the battery or corroded battery terminals. ...
What causes a Ford Windstar to not start - just clicks?
If the starter is "clicking" then check the battery to make sure that is has enough juice to turn the starter. If the battery is good. It could be your starter solenoid is bad. Most of these are built into the starter nowadays. You will have to have the starter changed. I am betting on the battery especially if it is older. Another culprit could be your alternator failing to charge your battery. ...
Asked in Car Sounds, Alternators, Car Batteries
What is the problem when 1998 Chevy makes clicking sound but won't turn over then when battery is charged car still cuts off is it the alternator?
It sounds like the starter is bad. The clicking you hear is the solenoid trying to kick-over the starter. If the vehicle starts but, won't stay running, it could be the alternator, or the wireing to (from) the battery or alternator (most likely the ground wire). Or it could be the dreaded MASS AIRFLOW SENSOR!!!! ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles, Alternators, Car Batteries
Can a bad starter keep your alternator and battery from charging?
Yes First if the starter is bad the car will not start, if it will not start it can not charge the battery. If the starter will not work it can mean there is an electrical problem that will also prevent the alternator from charging the battery The starter itself CAN NOT CAUSE CHARGING PROBLEMS! The extra load on the battery can ruin the battery and that can ruin the alternator. But before that NO. ...
Is there a inline fuseable link between alternator and starter on 98 Dodge Neon?
There is not a fusible link between the alternator and starter. There is a regulator on the alternator. The starter is directly connected to the battery, as is the alternator. ...
Asked in Mercury Villager
Mercury villager makes a clicking sound when trying to start It won't start and its not the starter. I had it checked.?
A clicking sound when you try to start the car is a dead battery. It may be that the alternator is not charging it properly. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
Do you need an alternator to have a starter motor?
Alternator on a car is for re cahrging the battery. So you can have a starter motor without a alternator but you wont get far down the road when the battery runs out of power and the car will die. ...
Asked in Car Starting Problems
Clicking noise but engine will not turn over?
Battery, starter, starter relay solonoid, or a charging problem i.e. alternator or voltage regulator causing battery to discharge. Or bad battery cable connection or dirty or loose battery cable connections can cause this problem. Need to investigate & narrow it down. ...
Asked in Car Sounds
WHY DOES A Car not turn over or make a clicking noise?
1. The battery could be dead. 2. The starter could be stuffed. 3. The alternator Could be stuffed. Put another battery in see what happens. ...
Why do your 1996 olds 88 makes clicking sound when trying to start it?
Low voltage from the battery, can be caused by a faulty battery or an alternator that isn't functioning properly. Bad starter Corroded battery connections or other electrical connections. ...
Asked in Batteries
Can an alternator stop a car from running even with a good battery?
yea to test jump start the car and turn on all electrical stuff light's eta and if the car dies the alternator is dead if car will not start turn then key and listen for a clicking if no clicking nose the starter motor is dead ...
What will would stop a car not start but makes a clicking sound at the starter motor?
dead battery bad starter solenoid bad starter loose or corroded battery or starter cables ...
Asked in Ford
What is the clicking sound on my 1995 ford pickup starter?
I'm guessing it clicks but won't start? If that's the case its the starter drive going out to engage the flywheel but the starter motor is not turning. Probably needs a starter but you should check to make sure there is correct voltage in system (battery & alternator is o/k) and that the wiring is also o/k to the starter & at the battery. ...
Asked in Car Starting Problems
Why does your focus make a clicking sound when the key is turned but the enginedoesnt turn over?
Bad Battery: the clicking is the starter solenoid relay making contact but the battery is not putting out enough amps to turn the starter ...
Asked in Car Batteries, Isuzu Rodeo
Why is 1994 Isuzu Rodeo starter clicking. The starter solenoid clicks then the starter motor engages. HAYNES quotes problem is battery or starter solenoid contacts or starter motor connections.Ideas?
either clean and tighten cable connections or get battery tested. if not the battery, it is the solenoid or the starter If it is clicking and not starting at first, but starts after a few tries, its your starter taking a dump. Replace it. ...