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1995 Oldsmobile 88 Question: i was doing 65 mph on the freeway the car died and now wont start whats wrong

 

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rockj, Portland, OR, December 28, 2012, 00:28
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i put a new battery in it and it still wont start its as if a strong surge is draining it

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    globalhelper December 28, 2012, 06:36
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    by won't start do u mean won't crank or cranks but will not start

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    rockj, December 29, 2012, 06:35
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    it turns but wont turn over also its taking a lot of voltage away from the battery when i try to start it and when i attempt to jump start it it seems as if when jumping my car its making the other car to drop below 12 amps according to the guage on its dash

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    globalhelper, December 29, 2012, 06:37
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    poss starter binding up,pull the starter and have it tested at a local parts house

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