Having problems with your 1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee ?

Engine is not starting

\015 When i turn the key the only sound i hear is a little clicking in the engine, i was also dripping coolant and i had just filled my reservoir up after not having coolant and its empty and surrounding area is wet\015 Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

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Well sounds like your battery doesnt have enough power to crank the engine(the clicking sound) but if you have no coolant and were driving your car without coolant you might have a damaged engine. possibly seized. which would not allow the engine to crank over also.
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