When an Engine Won’t Crank, But the Lights and Radio Work
The most likely culprits are a blown fuse or fusible link, bad starter, bad ignition switch, or a dead car battery.
The easiest one to rule out is the battery, which is why it’s a good place to start.
What happens when your car won’t start?
The starter won’t crank
If nothing happens when you turn the ignition key to the “Start” position, it means that the starter motor doesn’t turn over the engine. Most commonly this could be caused by a dead battery; here is How to check the battery. The ignition switch could be bad – it’s a common problem.
Can you jump start a car with a bad starter?
Jump-start the car
In most situations, jump-starting the car won’t do anything. If your battery is in a good working condition, it should normally be able to supply the starter with enough current to make the car start.
What do you do if your jump start doesn’t work?
How to Fix a Car that Wont Start (Jump Start) –
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