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Hello everyone and in advance really appreciate the help!!!
Basically I drove my 2003 to the shop, completely fine, when I got back in after 2minutes it wouldn鈥檛 start just one click from under the hood.
when I put it into ignition there鈥檚 loads of tiny clicks from somewhere, then when I go to start just one loud click.
new battery installed, needed one anyway but still nothing.
Any ideas before I go throwing money into parts I don鈥檛 need haha

I do have a video, il put it on YouTube so I can share a linkVideo of click
 

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Sorry should of clarified, shop was just a shop. Not mechanics.
air box was removed for the video to try and get better audio for the click, my suspicion is starter solenoid but not sure. Car was running...stopped for a minute to run into shop then just one click on start
 

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The battery is brand new, when the key is turned there鈥檚 only one click. The burst of small clicks happens when I put key in ready to start. I鈥檝e checked terminals and I鈥檓 getting power after terminals so guess there good
 

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My test is seeing if the headlights stay bright while the click or clicking is happening.
If not you have a loose connection (check both + and ground) or a weak/uncharged battery.
If so the starter or just its solenoid is failing.
 

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Hello everyone, thanks for your input it鈥檚 much appreciated.
after some hunting around I found the battery link fuse had blown. This is the second time as I brought the car as a non runner and this was the culprit before. Any idea why this will keep blowing as these aren鈥檛 cheap haha
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