2006 taurus won't start has a new battery and starter

Asked by May 01, 2017 at 03:10 AM about the 2006 Ford Taurus SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The knocking is coming from the top of the engine  
when I turn the key to crank it everything works so
why won't it start

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From your description the starting system is working okay, but the motor is not running, and has a knock. That knock will have to investigated, it could be something serious (timing chain, crank, piston or rod bearings), to something slightly less serious (valvetrain noise). If you've replaced plugs and wires recently make sure the plugs are back on in the proper firing order.

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