About once a month, I will go out and try to start my car and the only thing that happens is all the idiot lights come on, radio works, heat, etc. There is no clicking sounds at all. If I wait an hour or so, the car will usually start. Any suggestions on what could be causing this? Is my starting going bad?? Battery issues?? Thanks for any help. Debbie
Car starting issues on 2003 Volvo S40
by Chapper1976 in Belmont, NC on March 14, 2014
1 answer 1 comment
ANSWER by asksteevies on March 14, 2014
Deb, its the lead cable ends at battery ,the electricity not passing through the lead ,change them out..try that ,then anything further is battery..
COMMENT by Chapper1976 on March 16, 2014
Thank you. I will try that.
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