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2009 Mazda Mazda6 - Battery?

new AAA battery indicating good in all tests and no car electrical leakage found. almost starts car but does not. my AAA approved mechanic says it has to be a battery fault.My car is a grand touring s. do you agree?

New AAA battery, AAA mechanic, why doesn’t he replace the battery under warranty?

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Does the starter motor turn over the engine at its usual speed? Or does it not turn over the engine? Or does it turn over the engine for a moment but then the engine stops turning? The battery is needed to start the engine, but other things have to work, too.

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You should have at least 10.5 volts at the starter motor connections while cranking the engine. If there is less then you need to determine why you don’t.