answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

You might have installed the starter with the wrong size sledge hammer. Actually I would start with the basics and check for a blown fuse. What lights do you refer to? Inside, outside or trouble lights? All lights? A word of caution: Sometimes with auto repair you can't assume that Action A caused Problem B.

In Response To My Own Question: I finally figured it out ... the starter's main post had more wires on it than I realized at the time, ( I didn't take them off originally). I found that the light circuit went thru the starter post, and when attached to the ground terminals instead of the battery post on the solenoid I had "NO LIGHTS".

Thanks for trying, someone in the future.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2015-07-17 17:44:52
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Why would your lights not work after you replace the starter?
Write your answer...
Submit
Still have questions?
magnify glass
imp
Related questions

Why would car lights work but wont turn over?

Defective starter or weak battery. Can also be a loose connection at the starter.


Lexus es300 doesn't start only makes one click all lights work do you know what's wrong?

Starter, replace the contacts and plunger


How do you get the starter to work till you can buy the part to replace it?

You don't you need to replace it.


How do you fix brake lights for a 98 Toyota Avalon When I press on the brakes they do not work but the when I turn lights on the tail lights work. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks?

replace the break light bulbs?


Why would a 2004 Saturn ion not start The head lights radio interior lights work.?

Loose or corroded battery cable? Engine seized? Bad starter? Bad starter solenoid? Bad neutral safety switch?


Why would a 2004 Saturn Ion not start The head lights radio interior lights work?

Loose or corroded battery cable? Engine seized? Bad starter? Bad starter solenoid? Bad neutral safety switch?


What is wrong if when you turn the key in your 2001 Sunfire and the fan and lights work but the starter will not turn over or start?

If the batteryu & starter are good, I would check the neutral safety switch


Why would your turn signals work so does your brake light in rear window but your brake lights and warning lights do not?

change the fuse if not replace flasher


Why won't 1995 grand prix se won't start but all lights work?

It might be the starter or if the stater works but won't turn over replace the solonoide at autozone.


Rear lights not work front lights still work?

Simple-wring problem, or you just need to replace the bulbs.


You turn the key in your 99 s-10 and the lights work you tested the starter the starter is good but will not turn over why?

See link.


My brake lights or turn signals don't work on my Cadillac deville?

How do you replace brake lights

People also asked