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#1 (permalink) Old 05-31-2009, 05:23 AM
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Question starter issues 95m3

when i turn the key it makes no noise let alone turn over, so i push start it go park on a hill so i can push it myself i turn the key and it fires right up. sometime it turns over and sometimes makes no noise at all could this be my starter or somthin else. i thought starters go out all at once
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Sounds like the starter solenoid to me, as they will come in and out, hence why you can push start it as it doesn't use the solenoid, I don't know on your model if its changeable as a separate piece or its part of the starter motor itself.

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