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Old 05-08-2006, 10:27 AM   #1 (permalink)
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After replacing battery, car won't start

1998 740i. Hadn't started car for a couple months. Battery is dead. replaced battery, lights come on, but engine won't turn over. The starter doesn't even click. Any thoughts on this.

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check the starter... and see if the terminals are tightened... hopefully its not a siezed engine...
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