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I changed the starter motor on an 650 smart car engine and

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I changed the starter motor on an 650 smart car engine and it worked perfectly only to find out that the alternator had siezed. I have changed that also but the car won't start now......there is power getting to the starter as you can hear a noise from the engine compartment but the starter refuses to turn but did turn and sart the car before I changed the alternator......... any ideas???
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Greg replied 10 months ago.

Hi, I'm Greg (Indy-Tech).
Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply ASAP.
Rgds Greg.

Expert:  Greg replied 10 months ago.

Can you turn the engine at the crank pulley ,