Q: Making noise when hooking battery cables up.

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Put a radio in. Went to hook cables up to battery it tried turning over(key not even in ingnition). Read some forums said check ignition switch(good), starter wires touching(not). I have starter out now. Bumped cable back to battery now making a noise sound like its coming from somewhere between fire wall and glove box area.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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