starter or solenoid?

i replaced pos cable .had battery and starter both tested. both good. i replaced solenoid twice 1990 buick skylark 2.5L will start maybe 5 or 6 times and then nothing when key is turned until i jump the solenoid w/
screwdriver
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jer73717 wrote:

Isn't that solenoid controlled by a trigger wire from the IGNITION SWITCH?
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Check to see if you are you getting power to the solenoid, when the key is turned to the start position, WBMA.
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