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I started my manual 2010 Mazda3 just fine this morning. It's about 20°F outside, which is warm for this time of year. I needed to scrape the windows, but forgot to put the car in neutral, so I killed the engine as soon as I went to leave the car. When I tried to restart, it won't turn over. All the lights come on but it just clicks. It's definitely not the battery. I tried hitting the starter, with no success. Any other thoughts?

Edit: I tested the starter relay, and it seems to be fine. I can hear the starter humming, which others with similar issues have also noted.
 

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Just caught you can hear starter humming, last time I had that on a friends car the starter was seized. After trying to start it, is the starter hot?
 
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