Security light is on [ lock] the car won't start , I checked the voltage on the battery and it was low 10 volts , could be the battery

Asked by Sep 26, 2016 at 04:58 PM about the 2008 Mercury Sable Premier AWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Not if the car is cranking. but if it's not cranking then YES start with the battery. Please click on "Mark helpful" if you're happy with the respond. Good luck :-)

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Low voltage will cause the antitheft issue.

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Yes, the battery is low, it should read about 12.4vdc

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