Originally Posted by cadillackid
if the motor is locked up you'll hear a definite "clank" and usually a "hum" and pretty quickly smell of hot wires while key is turned...
its possible you have some starter bolts worked loose so the starter isnt getting good ground?
Yep - no hum, clank, or anything. turn the key, one click and silence... frustrating as I'm sure its something stupid easy, just don't have the time to be able to tear into things...