yes I have actually a 2004 grand am and also she was running just fine and then now I got up to walk to the store and went to start my car and also got nothing. Checked the battery it"s an excellent checked the starter its great I have actually power when I revolve on the key but she go nothing as if she was no in park kind of speak but when ns took her the end of park placed in nutural and earlier in park I obtained the same results nothing. Please assist someone. Identifier really appreciate it. Thanks. Michele




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Did you try to begin it in neutral? You can have many problems. You should start at the stater solenoid and also see if friend are obtaining 12 volts while the an essential is held in the start position. If you have actually 12 volts it has a bad solenoid or starter. General motors has issues with the starter solenoid sticking particularly if it"s hot. Friend can also hold the in the start position and whack the starter v a hammer. If that starts placed in a brand-new starter. If you don"t have actually 12 volts to the solenoid examine the neutral switch and also verify the you have actually power going come the neutral move while in the start position. If you have actually power going to the neutral switch however not coming the end then it"s the neutral switch. You additionally need to verify that the beginning relay is good. Climate you require to examine the starter move which is either part of the an essential tumbler or that can likewise be ~ above the bottom that the steering column. You basically need to see if you have actually power coming from the switch, with the neutral switch, and also the starter relay and also to the starter solenoid. My finest quess is the starter bushings are worn and also when you shot to start it particularly while the hot. The armature will autumn next to the windings and also it can"t develop a magnetic ar to revolve the starter motor. For this reason if you hold the crucial tumbler in the begin position and also someone taps the starter tough it will knock the armature off of the windings and also the magnetic ar will organize it in place and also it will start. But most likely it won"t happen again. Ns would have a mechanic diagnose the problem. If you take the starter right into autozone or one of the parts stores and have them test the starter it will certainly most most likely test ok however won"t work-related on the auto while it"s hot.

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It it s okay really hot in the area. I hope this helps