Another sign of your “car won’t start, but lights come on” issue is that you have to jiggle the key to start the car. For a simple check, turn your lights on and then turn your ignition key.
A clicking noise when turning the key usually indicates a problem with the starter motor.
Car won't start no noise lights work. To troubleshoot this, turn on all your lights, try to start the car. Like we said, the starter typically makes some noise when it starts to go bad. If a car will not turn over but the lights and radio still work, the problem is either a bad starter motor or a faulty ignition switch.
The radio, fyi, is not the one that came with the car. See if you can jump start the car and get to an auto parts store to have the battery checked. You haven’t driven your car for a long time.
You haven’t driven your car for a long time. Car wont start, turning key but no sound, all lights work, (1999 bmw 323i) i was in a hurry coming back from work in traffic and it was start and stop start and stop the whole way. However if there is no sound at all, not even a click, it's probably your battery.
If your car won't start but the lights and radio work fine, it could be one of several problems. One of the main reasons why your car won’t start, but there is no noise in your vehicle is a dead or dying battery. If the light dim considerably, your ignition switch is ok.
If the car lights dim, then your ignition switch is working fine. The reason why the radio, dash lights, headlights, and other electronics draw power while the engine doesn't has to do with the amount of current each device draws and what may be interrupting the path. For example, your car battery could be dead.
If the car won’t start, but your lights work, then. Engine makes no noise at all. Turn the key in the ignition.
If a car will not turn over but the lights and radio still work, the problem is either a bad starter motor or a faulty ignition switch. A fault with one of the battery components. Car won't start no noise but lights work.
If you realize that you have a new battery, but your car won’t start, this could be due to improper battery installation. If there’s no sound at all, the starter solenoid isn’t working. You haven’t driven your car for a long time.
If a car will not turn over but the lights and radio still work, the problem is either a bad starter motor or a faulty ignition switch. If the vehicle starts when you turn on the engine, you might need to check the cables on the new battery to prevent the “new battery car won’t start no lights” situation. I bought it back in 2010 after.
Generally the click is the starter solenoid engaging the fly wheel. If your car does not start, a damaged fuse might be the problem, a broken ignition switch, or a bad starter. The battery still can have pow.
Either the power from the switch isn’t getting to it, or it’s broken. Test the battery, test the ground connections, check main fuses. It doesn't happen all the time, but if you had some days in the past.
Car won’t start, no noise, but lights work. It doesn't matter that the lights work. Clicking noise, but won’t start.
No clicking sound and no sound from the engine can indicate a bad ignition switch. Just because some of the electrical parts are working. Something electrical was left on in the car, like the lights, which ran the battery down.
The low battery voltage means that your car won’t start, but there is no noise. It doesn't matter that the lights work. This shows you have a bad ignition switch, and the solenoid is.
It’s sorta like when the battery died 2 months ago, except this time the power windows and doors work, the headlights and interior lights work, though oddly, the radio doesn’t. One of the main reasons why your car won’t start, but there is no noise in your vehicle is a dead or dying battery. One of the main reasons for the car won’t start no noise occurrence in your vehicle is a dead or dying battery.
Ignition switches rarely fail, but it is possible. Spark plugs and wires are known to cause a car won’t start no noise problem. If you experienced any of these before you got to the point where your car wouldn't start and just the lights and radio work, then you may want to begin with the starter as a place where you head for your repairs.
If your car doesn’t start, it makes no noise, and the lights don’t work, there is an issue with your battery. You might have an interlock, like the neutral switch, not working. If there is no sound when you turn the key, but the lights and accessories work, it could be the stater relay or starter solenoid.
If certain parts of the car are working well, but your car won’t start, and there is no noise, you need to figure out the main culprit of this problem. If the car makes a rapid clicking sound when you turn the key but won’t start, it could be the battery. If the battery can't supply 10.5 volts under load, the starter won't turn.
My 2002 sebring won’t start. It doesn't happen all the time, but if you had some days in the past where you noticed the sound as you. Your starter isn’t turning on for some reason.
The starter needs way more power than anything else in the car. Problem had not been occurring often, but when it. This is the switch you turn in the key or it could be part of it that is connected to that mechanism in the steering wheel.
5 min from my house the red battery light comes on and. Car wont start no noise. This is the likely cause if all other lights work but your car does not click.