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2002 Mini Cooper Question: Makes a clicking noise car won't hold charge.

 

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aolvera1, Hollywood, FL, August 22, 2013, 08:24
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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?

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    gmc4me August 22, 2013, 14:21
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    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.

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