answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer
Copy

the wiring should be checked- voltage to the starter and also to the solenoid when the key's in the crank position. Other possibilities include battery and terminals. The "new" starter is suspect too, especially if this is an automatic VW Cabriolet. If the problem is a failure to turn over when an attempt is made to start the car when it's hot, definitely suspect the starter. There's a relay kit to remedy this problem too.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2005-01-15 18:25:42
This answer is:
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
๐Ÿ˜‚
0
User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +5 pts
Q: What are the possible reasons a 1985 VW Cabroilet with a new starter will not turn over or turn over inconsistently?
Write your answer...
Submit

Related Questions

Why does my 86 2.8 camaro have a hard time starting?

possible reasons low voltage battry oil is too thick bad starter


You just replaced the starter on your car and now the check engine light is on and it is making a high-pitched whine or zing sound right after the car starts what could be the reasons?

Sounds as if the starter bendix is staying engaged in the fly wheel. Possible wrong starter or starter needs shimmed down out of the fly wheel .


Why is the starter not grounding out?

3 reasons either the starter is not getting power from the solenoid, solenoid is not getting power from the battery or starter is burned up.


Why does Starter keep cranking even after the engine starts I Replaced starter but still cranking?

There are probably severable possible reasons, but I can only think of a few at the moment. Some of the reasons include: 1. Misalignment of the starter when installed, which allows the teeth on the starter gear to bind with the the teeth on the flywheel, thus preventing disengagement after the engine starts. 2. A defective starter solenoid, which remains [stuck] in the start/engaged postion. 3. A defective ignition/starter switch in which the circuit providing current to the starter solenoid winding coil does not "open" as it should when the key is released and thus be allowed to return to the "run" position.j3h.


Why would gm 3100 engine have no spark?

There could be many reasons why the engine has no spark. A few reasons could be that the starter or starter solenoid is going bad, or the battery is drained.


You have a 89 mercury topaz and it won't turn over is it possible to tap the starter to get it started just to get it to point A?

if the starter is good , then its possible. do you know how to do it?


Why would a 97 Honda accord not start?

There are a few reasons a 1997 Honda Accord may not start. It is possible that the battery is dead or that it is out of gas. Another possibility is that the starter is worn out.


Is it possible to use dreamscene with windows 7 starter?

not possible due to the fact on windows 7 dreamscenes require themes which windows 7 starter does not have


Whent you pick squirtel as your starter is it possible to get Bulbasaur two in LeafGreen?

No, you can only get one starter.


Why does the electric starter quit working on scooter?

There are 5 possible reasons why the starter quit working on the scooter. First, the battery was bad, second, the starter switch was bad, third, the solenoid was bad, fourth, the the starter motor was bad, and fifth, there was a bad wire. I found another reason, which was the one that fixed my scooters problem and that was the brake switch had gone out. Without the brake switch working the automatic starter won't engage.


Is it possible to get a girl starter Pokemon in sapphire?

Yes.


Is it possible to get a totodile after you chose your starter in heart gold?

no


Is it possible to make a mini bike with the starter motor hanging down underneath the bike?

No it is not possible to build a mini bike with a starter motor hanging down underneath.


1999 dodge stratus won't start?

There are a few possible reasons why a vehicle will not start. First check the battery and terminals on the battery, if the battery is good check the starter, alternator and ignition switch.


What is dtc 10 on a Toyota Camry?

It is possible that a DTC 10 on the Toyota Camry is a problem with the starter. The starter solenoid, wiring, or the starter itself could be the problem.


How can you get Rayquaza as the starter Pokemon in Pokemon emarld?

if you play on your PC with an emulator then its possible by using a program called advance starter. Google it for download then choose a starter


Is it possible to get a shiny starter Pokemon on crystal version?

Yes it is possible (IF) you cheat. otherwise it is impossible.


Why won't a 95 Pontiac transport won't start?

There are many reasons why a car won't start. Some of these reasons could be the lack of fuel, drained battery, bad starter, bad alternator or bad starter solenoid.


Where can you find a wild starter Pokemon heartgold?

That is not possible. But there is a way to get another starter. Catch a Ditto and put it in the daycare with your starter. They will have a egg. The egg will be the Pokemon you chose at the beginning. Or you can trade a starter from another game.


How do you replace the starter on a 1990 Aerostar van?

For safety reasons remove the positive cable from the 1998 Ford Aerostar battery. Remove the cables from the front of the starter. Remove the starter retaining bolts. Reverse the process to install the new starter.


If your starter periodically spins without engaging the flywheel is it possible that your ignition switch may be faulty?

No. The problem lies in the starter itself. Replace the starter and the vehicle will start....


What will Lyra have as a Starter Pokemon in Pokemon HeartGold and SoulSilver?

In HeartGold and SoulSilver, she does not battle you - which might be one of the reasons why she doesn't have a starter pokemon. Instead, she has a Marill.


When you pick Squirtle as your starter is it possible to get Bulbasaur as your starter two in Pokemon leaf green?

No, it is only possible if either you start with a squirtle and trade a bulbasaur over to your game from another new game.


Are all 3 starter pokemon in Black and white male?

The gender ratio for a starter pokemon to be a male is higher than the starter pokemon to be a female but it is possible to get female starters.


Pontiac Montana will not start or click but have power to everything else?

Possible starter or starter solinoid? more info would help