Having problems with your 2002 Oldsmobile Aurora ?

My 2002 Aurora (4.0) makes an audible click when the key is turned, but nothing else. It could be the Starter relay, but I am not sure where that is located. It could also be the starter itself, but since this problem came on suddenly, with no recent indications, I am not so certain. The lights are bright, and the battery is relatively new. First, where is the starter relay located, and what might be the cause of this problem if not the relay itself?

Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

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The starter relay is located in the PDC (power distribution center) located under the hood with a removable lid (black box). Exactly how old is the battery and what is the battery voltage with the key off? Have you verified the battery connections, because this sounds as if it is a bad or corroded connection at the battery or starter itself. You can still have bright lights, but not enough ampere to get the starter to rotate.
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