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
3 answers
ANSWER by on 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 on 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 on 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 .