2003 Ford Taurus wont start

Asked by Aug 21, 2015 at 02:09 PM about the 2003 Ford Taurus LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 2003 Ford Taurus wont start. When I turn the key it only makes a clicking sound. I
replaced the starter but am still getting the same clicking sound. Any suggestions on
what else to look at?

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Put a volt meter on your battery. See what it's putting out for volts. May have a bad battery. If you have 11.5 volts or less, replace. Also make sure all connections are clean and tight.

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