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85 GL Wagon 4X4 1.8L- It runs????what...

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#1 sub-dude


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Posted 17 November 2005 - 09:15 AM

last night it wasn't turning over. the dash lights slowly got brighter and no other cliking... this morning it fired right up! loose wire or siolenoid sticky? :confused:

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Posted 17 November 2005 - 09:16 AM

i guess that car has a mind of it own:eek:

glad to hear she`s running right,...for now:lol:

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Posted 17 November 2005 - 12:04 PM

I'd check the solenoid. They have a copper contact plate, and over time arcing builds carbon up on them. You can usually just clean them up with a file or some emery cloth and they're good as new.

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