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 , 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.