dead battery


Asked by Aug 09, 2016 at 08:53 PM about the 2005 Ford Focus ZX5 SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i have a 05 focus ZX5 as i was driving it the cold air in the A/C shut down
and it was blowing warm air. So i tried to roll down the windows and I was
not able to. When i got home i shut the car off and tried to start it the car
wouldn't even turn over, so found out it was battery, but then when i put
new battery in, it started to smoke before i even started the car down by
the alternator,  i started the car . still smokes and there are no burnt wires
anywhere that we can see. please help. do i test the alternator by turn car
on and unhook the battery?????

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