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1992 Ford Festiva will not start and there is clicking but that's it How do you know if its the starter battery or alternator?

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09/08/2011

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.