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    Big problem!!

    Car won't Fooking start, turn the key an all the dash lights an all headlights flash, it sounds like its trying to start :(

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    is it starting to fire, or just turning over?

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    battery flat

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    The belt is turning but it's turning slow and starting and stopping, I thought it may be the battery but why would the dash lights and headlights flash?

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    battery is flat

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lee_h View Post
    The belt is turning but it's turning slow and starting and stopping, I thought it may be the battery but why would the dash lights and headlights flash?
    They will still light up even if the battery is flat... I had a flat battery and the lights still came on... change the battery and magic it started...

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    As everyone else has said, try battery!

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    Have you tried the battery? I'm not sure if anybody else will think of it.
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    Yeah will do, and I am not turning the lights on myself they flash on and off when trying to start it, I thought it was the battery was just confused as to why all the lights would flash lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by cforehead View Post
    Have you tried the battery? I'm not sure if anybody else will think of it.
    No mate, nobody suggested it, good thinking mate

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