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Q: Jeep wont start

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One day i go to the store and jeep was fine. Came out to start it and it didn't do anything just a click. The battery, starter, starter relay, ignition coil and ignition switch are brand new. What could be the problem if why its not starting? thank you

My car has 112000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

A: A common fault is a bad connection to the s...

A common fault is a bad connection to the starter solenoid. The small wire - yellow I believe. Corrosion can happen in the connector. Try cleaning it, or cutting it off, and replacing it with a new one.

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