96Acura 3.2TL why won't it crank when key turn ,no sound,but lights and radio comes on

Asked by May 09, 2017 at 10:54 PM about the 1996 Acura TL 3.2 FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Car isn't cranking,what I need to do but has
power to lights,air,and radio

3 Answers

Starter/Solenoid switch not getting voltage


It is most likely the starter. You can test this by lighting tapping the starter with a screw driver or rubber mallet. If the car starts, its simply the solenoid for the starter, if it doesn't start, the starter itself is most likely shot. Best of luck!

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I put this starter in back in January, my daughter went to car and triggered the security alarm and I couldn't get it to go off but still was not cranking but power to everything else. I'm a woman I don't know much.

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