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Old 11 Apr 2014, 12:55 pm
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Exclamation 2006 base convertible 52000 miles starting issues

It's doing the grinding sound turn over once in a while , what is wrong with it ?
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Old 11 Apr 2014, 01:30 pm
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Default Re: 2006 base convertible 52000 miles starting issues

well we can help but we need info
what year
is the battery new or old??
is the battery fully charged???
are the cables clean and tight??
does it do the click click thing??? does it turn really really slow???
how many miles
have you tryed to jump it from another xcar??
have you charged the battery??
lots of questions but we need information
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Old 17 Apr 2014, 10:58 am
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Default Re: 2006 base convertible 52000 miles starting issues

I can't picture a grinding noise - does car start?
Is it momentary? Is A/C on when the noise happens? I'm thinking maybe the A/C clutch is going bad and dragging?
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