i can put key in the ignition and turn car on everythings works but when I go to start it all goes dead and doesnt turn over

Asked by Apr 15, 2014 at 04:52 PM about the 2001 Lincoln Town Car Signature

Question type: General

all the lights and everything works, new battery.  When u turn switch to start it goes dead
and wont turnover.  like a bad ground.

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I just had a similar problem recently when on vacation in florida. Scared me at first but ended up fixing it by putting in new battery posts. It was a bad connection for the negative terminal. Check your battery connections and see if that helps

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