Problem Description and Possible Solution
The electrical contact on the starter solenoid can come loose causing a problem where the starter intermittently does not crank.
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Average mileage: 135,000 (115,000–155,000)
Electrical & Lights affected: 2.3L 4 Cylinder Turbo
9 people reported this problem
Wants to crank, sounds like it is going to turn over,will not. New battery, Alternator good, Starter check out good. Leave it sitting for a while or over night sometimes it will decide to crank sometimes not. Will not allow me to move the gear sift out of reverse like it is stuck.