won't start

Asked by Aug 15, 2016 at 10:13 AM about the 2003 Chrysler Town & Country

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

No lights anywhere. including dash.  Engine turns over but doesn't want to
start. Battery was dead and I charged it but still won't start. Also seems
battery will be drained over a short time.  Battery new.

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Have you tried jumping it? Still no start? Check the battery harness for shorts, a big drain like that means a big short somewhere. Have the alternator tested, it may be internally shorted. If the lights are inoperative even when car is jumped, you may have a blown fuse or fuses, or a blown fusible link.

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