Car won't start

Asked by Jun 07, 2017 at 09:50 PM about the Cadillac DTS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2000 caddy DTS changed starter,coils and
the dash lights up Al I get is clicking  from
the middle of motor,help please.

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Sounds like a bad starter, was it a new or rebuilt? Don't use rebuilds on a Caddie Northstar engine your just asking for trouble. Also did you check for voltage drop on the cables to the starter, these tend to go bad due to the high heat they are subjected too.

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