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sounds like you have a fusible link or in line fuse in your starting system and what probally happen is your solenoid was sticking which is indicated by the clicking noise not stoping till disconnecting power source,and starting systems are not suppose to have constanst power which comes staight from the if you have in line fuse it will blow to keep from damaging equipment or starting a fire. which then stop all power source to the starter. i would trace power wire from solenoid back what you are looking for is a piece in the wire that looks somewhat like a tootsie roll. now if there is one the only way to test is to get wire tester and check by testing side opposite of battery. so i would start there, but im sure your solenoid is bad and changing fuse wont fix that. the reason why it probally test good case it was not on the car and did not have the load of the engine to turn then

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Q: On a 96 Achieva what would cause the solenoid to start clicking and not stop until disconnecting the battery Now get no power to the solenoid Fuses are good and solenoid tests fine?
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