Electrical system freaking out

Asked by Apr 06, 2014 at 08:12 PM about the 2010 Ford Taurus SEL AWD

Question type: General

my car keeps spazzing after I take the key out of the the ignition(lights flashing, locks locking and unlocking, radio turns on. Then when I try to start it everything acts like its going to start but it take me like 50 times turning the key to start it. also sometimes it stays running for like 30 seconds after I turn the car off. Any ideas?

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Bad ground? But I'd start at the battery, sometimes a low voltage will cause electrical issue as your having. Check the cable connections for corrossion, and if it's the original OEM battery, it might be time to replace. What is the voltage?

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