I got a brand new battery and my S-belt replaced, it was working day of i drove it around for a bit but then i didn't drive it for a couple of day now it won't start at all the battery won't hold a charge only when being jumped but the engine won't start and there is a loud clicking noise when i try to start it all the lights turn on and so does the radio but that is it. any suggestions?
Makes a clicking noise car won't hold charge. on 2002 Mini Cooper
by aolvera1 in Hollywood, FL on August 22, 2013
ANSWER by gmc4me on August 22, 2013
Possible loose connection at the battery. Check your terminal tighness by grabbing one cable at a time and turning it. Also the new battery may have failed. Not very common but always a possibility.