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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.

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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
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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 .
There's still either a bad connection between the battery and the starter, engine ground included, or the starter is bad.