Dumbfounded

Asked by Jan 26, 2017 at 07:25 PM about the 1997 Ford Thunderbird LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Car won't start when I turn the
key it doesn't do nothing a little
clicking noise in the front but
will not turn over

2 Answers

76,335

Could be a low battery, or bad battery cables or connections.

5,745

Try to jump start it. If when you connect another car battery to yours and the starter spins over as it should, charge your battery @ 2amps for 12 hr. If you get it started, go to Auto Zone or such auto parts store and have them put an ODB tester and check your charging system and battery.

Your Answer

Ford Thunderbird Experts

  • #1
    Larry Sturgis
    Reputation
    1,660
  • #2
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,630
  • #3
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    1,280
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Mustang
604 Great Deals out of 39,738 listings starting at $1,988
Used Chevrolet Corvette
174 Great Deals out of 17,468 listings starting at $3,000
Used Chevrolet Camaro
455 Great Deals out of 31,823 listings starting at $1,450
Used Ford F-150
3,253 Great Deals out of 223,479 listings starting at $1,200
Used Mazda MX-5 Miata
79 Great Deals out of 4,225 listings starting at $2,995
Used Porsche Boxster
55 Great Deals out of 1,306 listings starting at $4,500
Used Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
72 Great Deals out of 3,558 listings starting at $4,000
Used Jaguar XK-Series
34 Great Deals out of 644 listings starting at $4,000
Used Mercury Cougar
183 listings
Used Pontiac Firebird
8 Great Deals out of 764 listings starting at $2,995

Used Cars For Sale

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.