Engine wii not crank. Mild thump heard @front of engine. What is possible Solut? on 2005 Lexus RX330

Engine will not crank/turnover. New battery w/clean terminals. All accs, lights Door locks, etc. Works.

by in New Iberia, LA on December 19, 2013
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3 answers
ANSWER by , December 19, 2013
There's still either a bad connection between the battery and the starter, engine ground included, or the starter is bad.
ANSWER by , December 20, 2013
ck pwr to starter and ck pwr to small starter wire while a friend tries to start.we call this the hit wire if you have pwr the starter is bad
ANSWER by , December 20, 2013
click or thump? Is the engine (watch any of the pulleys) trying to turn just a little? Check voltage drop when trying to crank.post results .