Originally Posted by jefkar
I have a 1998 National Tradewinds with a 300 Horse Caterpillar Turbo Diesel, Runs great. However, sometimes when I go to start it, I turn the key and I hear clicking in the panel next to the drivers seat. I have to keep turning the Key on and off until it finally starts. What do you think it is.
If you hear a "soft" click, (or series of soft clicks
), it probably is a bad, (or a loose connector on), a relay like these:
If the click is relatively "loud", (less likely in the panel next to the drivers seat), it could be a bad starter solenoid.
Here is one of many styles/types: