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Old 10-14-2013, 03:32 PM
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my 06 ram eng. will not turn over with key but the starter relay does click, the eng. will turn over by crossing starter with jumper wire but will not start. help
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Is the battery original. This time of year the cold cranking amps needed will tell you pretty quick what shape your battery is in. I rarely see more than five years on a auto battery. Take it to a parts store that checks CCA.
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Old 11-07-2013, 12:44 PM
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Also make sure the connections are tight on the battery. When it gets colder sometimes they get loose
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