starter failed? on 1996 Toyota Avalon

Worked fine yesterday, got in to day and all the lights, dash panel lights up fine....but when I turn the key, I get a series of rapid continuos clicking and the car wont turn over.

by in Acworth, GA on June 10, 2011
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ANSWER by , June 10, 2011
Sounds more like the battery has failed or your battery cables are corroded or need cleaning and tightening, But I would say the battery is the first step because if it isn't fully charged you can't troubleshoot anything else until thats determined, AAA tow service has a battery service in some states or Any Napa, Sears Interstate batteries are great replacements. Sears auto centers will install while you wait or you can locate a shop near you for repair here
COMMENT by , June 10, 2011
Thank you, the tow guy said the same thing. Appreciate it ans the quick response.
COMMENT by , June 10, 2011
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