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, the problem is my clio wont start, its just click, click,

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Hi, the problem is my clio wont start, its just click, click, click, I was told it was the crank senser, replaced that , its still doin the same.. I was then told all clio have an electric fault on them. please help me as I don't want unnessessary labour/parts charges.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Renault
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Expert:  Mark replied 1 year ago.
Hello, my name is ***** ***** I will try help you with this.
If all you are getting is a click when you try start the engine then this can be caused by a few things.
You could have a flat battery, a faulty starter motor, bad or dirty connections, a broken earth strap down at the gearbox or worst of all, a seized engine.
A broken earth strap at the gearbox is a common fault though and should be the second thing you check after you check the battery condition first.
Mark.

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