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Monthly Archives: May 2021

Is Your Vehicle Having Trouble Starting?

Is Your Vehicle Having Trouble Starting?

It can be worrying if your vehicle is having trouble starting but it doesn't always mean that there is a serious problem. Sometimes a simple electrical fault in the wiring to the battery can be to blame and it's important to understand the different reasons why a vehicle won't start to know how to diagnose it and when to seek maintenance immediately. Some of the most common causes of a vehicle having trouble starting include: Electrical fault Failing battery Faulty alternator Faulty starter motor Defective ignition switch Clogged fuel filter Electrical Faults and Failing Batteries A battery that is beginning to fail can make it difficult but not impossible to start your vehicle. There may be corrosion or damaged contacts to blame for this and you should check the physical condition of your vehicle's battery to see if there's any indication of this. Another related problem is a fault in the electrical system of your vehicle and this might trigger the electri ... read more