Also, it has 81,000 miles, and my mechanic checked all the obvious:
battery, timing belt, etc.
> On Tue, 26 Dec 2006 21:34:58
GMT, Matt Whiting
> >tom315 wrote:
> >> My 2002 Sonata was giving me no trouble at all, but
> recently it died
> >> as I was driving it, as if I had turned it off. It won’t
> restart, and
> >> just clicks if I turn the key. All accessories work. My
> mechanic says
> >> it’s internal in the engine and he can’t get it to crank
> either. I
> >> need to take it to the dealer, but I want to know what I’m
> up against
> >> first. Any help?
> >Did it make any loud noises when it quit? If not, then I
> doubt it is
> >something internal to the engine. Clicking but not cranking
> is often an
> > indication of low battery voltage. How old is your
> battery? Has its
> >voltage been checked?
> can you turn the engine over by hand?
> how many miles?
> is the timing belt broken?
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