Won't Start after front suspension repair

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Old 01-16-02, 01:22 PM
koomaster
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Unhappy Won't Start after front suspension repair

I have 97 Honda Accord that won't start.

I damaged front wheel recently by hitting the curve a bit hard on the passanger side . The front suspension was repaired and steering rack replaced. The day I got my car back from the shop, it ran fine w/o any problem starting up.
Next morning when I try to start the car, nothing happens. The engine doesn't crank. I got it to start by pushing my car few feet in nuetral. This was Saturday. Next morning, I was barely able to start the engine and drove about an hour. I parked the car for 2 hours and when I try to start it up, absolutely nothing happened. No cranking. I had to jump start it. I checked the battery visually, and saw green light throught hole on the battery.

Any thoughts on this. I never had start up problem with my car until this repair.

Koo
 
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Old 01-16-02, 01:30 PM
Joe_F
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If the battery checks out, check for a bad starter or loose connections to it.

If you jump start it and it works, likely a bad battery or an alternator that's discharging it.
 
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Old 01-17-02, 10:35 AM
greez_munky
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You might use an ammmeter to see if your are getting power to the starter. Just to make sure there is power getting to it. Just a thought.
 
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